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[NL20-NL50] NL50 FR KK deepstack BU vs CO

    • Gabinr1
      Joined: 05.04.2009 Posts: 7,755
      $0.25/$0.50 No Limit Holdem
      9 Players

      UTG ($30.50)
      UTG+1 ($50.75)
      MP1 ($55.80)
      MP2 ($20.50)
      MP3 ($63.75)
      CO ($85.15)
      Hero (BTN) ($132.40)
      SB ($82.05)
      BB ($38.20)

      Pre-Flop: ($0.75, 9 players) Hero is BTN K K
      5 folds, CO raises to $1.50, Hero raises to $4, 2 folds, CO raises to $10, Hero raises to $16.50, CO goes all-in $85.15, Hero???

      Should I call or fold to shove?

      How should I have best played the hand?
  • 3 replies
    • Jaissica
      Joined: 10.02.2009 Posts: 1,385
      You should fold, because you set yourself up the opportunity to fold with such a minimal 5bet.

      If you thought he was being aggressive in a late position blind war then you should commit to a 5bet-shove line with a proper 5bet.

      Otherwise you could either do what you did and put in a weak 5bet in a 5bet-fold line, called with 15-1 on looking for a set in position, or folded.

      Vs a nit id have called for set value, but I like your line vs normal, assuming you folded to the shove.
    • maya1984
      Joined: 18.12.2008 Posts: 1,741
      What's with the min 5bet?
      I'm guessing it's rush poker since you didn't gave us stats. You got two options call the min 4bet and play him IP or 5bet to a normal size and go broke.
      His line is scary(what is he min 4betting with?) but screw it, BU vs CO I'm going broke even if it's 170bb deep.
    • Kaitz20
      Joined: 02.02.2007 Posts: 27,343
      since you´re ip you can always just call and see flop
      since player can easily 4-bet with wider range than AA then I don´t mind playing ip against that range. If board comes 224 then I´m happy either calling down or raising flop and getting all-in if he wants to.
      if you 5-bet and he shoves then his range is a lot tighter and often you see AA, so I don´t like taking 5-bet/call or 5-bet/fold line there