[NL20-NL50] NL25 SH 77 hits its set

    • radyan111
      Joined: 03.07.2008 Posts: 1,151
      Party Poker $25 No Limit Hold'em - 5 players - View hand 84967
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      CO: $5.00
      BTN: $26.25
      Hero (SB): $27.76
      BB: $31.61
      UTG: $20.73

      CO posts a big blind ($0.25)

      Pre Flop: ($0.60) Hero is SB with 7 :club: 7 :diamond:
      UTG calls $0.25, CO checks, BTN calls $0.25, Hero calls $0.15, BB checks

      Flop: ($1.25) 8 :club: 5 :diamond: 7 :spade: (5 players)
      Hero bets $0.75, BB raises to $2.83, UTG folds, CO folds, BTN folds, Hero raises to $10, BB folds
  • 4 replies
    • BogdanDin7
      Joined: 29.04.2008 Posts: 1,114
      Nh for me. If you were IP you could consider calling maybe but OOP you have to try to get it in. A 6 with a pair or two pair will call you most of the times.
    • Dragar
      Joined: 09.09.2008 Posts: 2,214
      I'd raise it pre-flop to steal.

      You only are up against UTG, if he folds the rest will most probably too.

      As played:
      Call his raise, c/r turn.

      I don't see him playing like that on a draw. He wants to isolate you, if he was drawing he would call hoping others would also call.
    • darkonebg
      Joined: 17.01.2008 Posts: 9,508
      77 is a good enough hand to raise it from any position.
      Postflop is fine.You have to protect against 6x, and as said, pair+6 and two pair are calling anyway.
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    • radyan111
      Joined: 03.07.2008 Posts: 1,151
      I would raise it like 80% of the time here preflop, but I've been very active and aggressive on that table for the last several hands so I decided to just complete.

      By calling flop and then check/raising turn I'm giving the villain opportunity to see a turn card and a river card for free and I didn't like it on that flop so I decided to 3bet.