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[NL20-NL50] facing 3 barrels.

    • shortfuse
      Joined: 02.07.2009 Posts: 450
      Hand converted with online hand converter:

      Play hand

      $0.1/$0.25 No-Limit Hold'em (6 handed)

      Known players:

      Preflop: Hero is BB with K, T.
      MP2 folds, MP3 raises to $0.85, 3 folds, Hero calls $0.60.

      Flop: ($1.8) 2, K, 7 (2 players)
      Hero checks, MP3 bets $1.25, Hero calls $1.25.

      Turn: ($4.3) 7 (2 players)
      Hero checks, MP3 bets $3.25, Hero calls $3.25.

      River: ($10.8) 4 (2 players)
      Hero checks, MP3 bets $7.50, Hero calls $7.50.

      Final Pot: $25.8.
      Results follow:

      Hero shows two pairs, kings and sevens(K T).
      MP3 shows a pair of sevens(9 8).

      Hero wins with two pairs, kings and sevens(K T).

      should i fold if river bet is smaller?
      big bets often cry out bluff so i called him down. I think he would have checked with AK,KQ and bet smaller with flush or 7, at least that's how I would have played.
  • 2 replies
    • radyan111
      Joined: 03.07.2008 Posts: 1,151
      I fold it preflop - no point in defending with hand that is almost always dominated.

      As played I check/call flop and depending on how aggressive my opponent is I might check/call turn as well. I see no point in callig river agaist an unknown opponent on this limit.
    • Kaitz20
      Joined: 02.02.2007 Posts: 27,343
      I´d aslo prefer folding on the flop
      River: you´re always hoping that he´d
      - barrel turn with nothing
      - barrel river often with nothing
      These two cases doesn´t happen that often, and although you can call down against aggressive players you find yourself often being behind

      So maybe better way to play your hand is start c/r your hand and then going form there. Don´t think you get bluffed too many times at that point