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[NL2-NL10] NL2 A6s BB flop flush call to sd, too passive?

    • Sutton
      Joined: 14.09.2008 Posts: 56
      If they were willing to put the money in I didn't want to scare them off. Looking back maybe I could have raised the turn, I would have raised any river that didn't pair the board, but in this case didn't know what the player behind was going to do.

      Hand converted with online hand converter:

      Play hand

      $0.01/$0.02 No-Limit Hold'em (7 handed)

      Known players:

      Preflop: Hero is BU with 6, A.
      MP1 folds, MP2 calls $0.02, MP3 calls $0.02, CO folds, Hero calls $0.02, SB folds, BB checks.

      Flop: ($0.09) 7, 8, 3 (4 players)
      BB bets $0.09, MP2 folds, MP3 calls $0.09, Hero calls $0.09.

      Turn: ($0.36) K (3 players)
      BB bets $0.17, MP3 calls $0.17, Hero calls $0.17.

      River: ($0.87) 7 (3 players)
      BB checks, MP3 bets $0.41, Hero calls $0.41, BB folds.

      Final Pot: $1.69.

      Results follow:

      Hero shows a flush, ace high(6s As).
      MP3 shows two pairs, kings and sevens(Qh Ks).

      Hero wins with a flush, ace high(6s As).
  • 1 reply
    • MaestroOfZerg
      Joined: 17.11.2008 Posts: 5,510

      Valuebetting > inducing @ microstakes.

      I'd just raise right on the flop to be honest. They are unknowns, one of them doesn't have a full stack so he's bad and will call usually too much, it's a limped pot so it's way too small for the hand we have, if they have draws and they miss they won't pay off on later streets, and we have no guarantee whatsoever they going to continue to put money in on most turns.

      As played i'd raise the turn once they start to be 1/2 instead of pot. On the river i'm still raising against MP3 he'll call with worse again, we're only beat if he slowplayed a set/two pairs for 2 streets on a monotone board, which is possible but less likely because he'll still raise these hands sometimes.

      Hope it helps.