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[NL20-NL50] Set on 4-str8 board

    • caltabiano
      caltabiano
      Bronze
      Joined: 09.03.2007 Posts: 1,992
      Grabbed by Holdem Manager
      NL Holdem $0.50(BB) Replayer
      SB ($11.50)
      BB ($12.25)
      UTG ($42.17)
      CO ($55.15)
      Hero ($58.38)

      Dealt to Hero 8:spade: 8:diamond:

      UTG calls $0.50, CO raises to $2.25, Hero calls $2.25, fold, fold, UTG calls $1.75

      FLOP ($7.50) 7:spade: 8:club: 4:spade:

      UTG checks, CO checks, Hero bets $4.50, UTG calls $4.50, CO folds

      TURN ($16.50) 7:spade: 8:club: 4:spade: T:diamond:

      UTG checks, Hero bets $13, UTG calls $13

      RIVER ($42.50) 7:spade: 8:club: 4:spade: T:diamond: 6:heart:

      UTG bets $22.42 (AI), Hero folds

      UTG wins $40.38


      Bigger cbet on the flop? And easy fold on the river, right?
  • 3 replies
    • nubbe2
      nubbe2
      Black
      Joined: 08.04.2009 Posts: 876
      IMO Bigger bet on flop. then push AI on turn.
      since he would only have 20 BB left if u bet bigger on flop and pot bet on turn.

      And u would get odds for calling on river.

      Depending the opponents and table image i would light 3 bet on pre flop since you got position.
    • MaestroOfZerg
      MaestroOfZerg
      Bronze
      Joined: 17.11.2008 Posts: 5,510
      Calling is fine preflop, UTG will come along and you can play your PP for set value with a fish.

      You were not the preflop aggressor, so it's not a c-bet, but yes, bet bigger on the flop for value, like 6,5$.

      On the turn depending on the player you either wanna shove, or just b/c like 2/3 so you don't scare him off, knowing that you're not folding on the river no matter what after that.

      As played against an unknown, i still think i'm calling, he could still have a busted flush draw, a lower set or random 2 pairs, and you're almost getting 3:1.
    • veriz
      veriz
      Black
      Joined: 20.07.2008 Posts: 65,504
      Hello,

      Yes bet bigger on flop for protection/value and shove turn and wouldn't have such decision on river, I would likely Call there, he can still shove some 2pair+ hands and you are getting pretty good odds.

      Best regards,
      Rensu