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[NL2-NL10] SHNL10 - CO, QJo.

    • Vargan
      Vargan
      Bronze
      Joined: 07.03.2008 Posts: 565
      Hand converted with online PokerStrategy hand converter:

      Known players:
      CO:
      $16.65
      BU:
      $13.55
      SB:
      $7.00
      BB:
      $2.20
      MP2:
      $10.00
      MP3:
      $21.70

      $0.05/$0.1 No-Limit Hold'em (6 handed)

      Preflop: Hero is CO with Q, J.
      2 folds, Hero raises to $0.4, BU folds, SB calls $0.35, BB folds.

      Flop: ($0.90) 3, Q, 4 (2 players)
      SB checks, Hero bets $0.60, SB calls $0.60.

      Turn: ($2.10) K (2 players)
      SB checks, Hero checks.

      River: ($2.10) 5 (2 players)
      SB bets $6.00, Hero calls $6.00.

      Final Pot: $14.10.

      What read does his riverbet give?
  • 4 replies
    • Jaissica
      Jaissica
      Bronze
      Joined: 10.02.2009 Posts: 1,385
      A: a reason to fold with 2nd pair average kicker...

      Unless youve seen SB maniac shove in the past this is a muck. Might have been a mis-slowplayed set from OOP and annoyed you didnt second-barrel, might have been A2, might have been 55, might have been anything that improved to 2p on that 5 but didnt improve on the K (35 45 Q5).

      So unless youve seen SB shove triple the pot on the river before its best to let this one go. Maniac-shoves are so very rarely bluffs, and the players that make them are normally fairly easy to pick out.
    • delete461
      delete461
      Bronze
      Joined: 04.07.2008 Posts: 1,036
      Fold on the river. Even if you have seen him do this before with nothing, doesnt mean he has nothing this time.
    • Michailewic
      Michailewic
      Bronze
      Joined: 28.04.2008 Posts: 1,418
      Turn is ideal for second barrel. If called, you are done with your hand.

      As played, river is clear fold.
    • Fongie
      Fongie
      Bronze
      Joined: 02.12.2006 Posts: 4,978
      I think checking behind the turn to keep the pot small is OK here on NL10 but you can also just bet it (I don't think neither is wrong but I would bet it myself).

      On the river, you're tempted to make a hero-call but in my experience this is mostly some kind of slowplayed monster that tries desperately for value on the river :) so just fold