[NL20-NL50] NL50 - Pot odds and trash hands

    • GrantJennings
      GrantJennings
      Bronze
      Joined: 31.07.2008 Posts: 232
      I'm getting 5-1 on a call preflop, but I'm thinking that I'm so likely to be dominated by one of the hands out there that it's not worth it regardless of the odds, since I have such high negative implied odds against a reasonable Kx.

      Are people calling in this spot?

      Hand converted with online PokerStrategy.com hand converter:

      Play hand

      $0.25/$0.5 No-Limit Hold'em (7 handed)

      Known players:
      MP1:
      $97.55
      MP2:
      $50.00
      MP3:
      $47.00
      CO:
      $154.75
      BU:
      $49.25
      SB:
      $50.25
      BB(Hero):
      $100.05


      Preflop: Hero is BB with 7, K.
      3 folds, CO raises to $1.50, BU calls $1.50, SB calls $1.25, Hero folds.

      Flop: ($5) Q, K, 9 (3 players)
      SB checks, CO bets $3.00, BU folds, SB calls $3.00.

      Turn: ($11) 7 (2 players)
      SB checks, CO bets $6.00, SB calls $6.00.

      River: ($23) K (2 players)
      SB checks, CO bets $20.50, SB folds, CO gets uncalled bet back.

      Final Pot: $23.
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