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[NL2-NL10] NL5: BB makes top two

    • Mugge88
      Mugge88
      Bronze
      Joined: 29.10.2006 Posts: 510
      Known players: (for a description of vp$ip, pfr, ats, folded bb, af, wts, wsd or hands click here)       
      Position:
      Stack
      Hero:
      $6,05
      MP2:
      $4,96

      0,02/0,04 No-Limit Hold'em (9 handed)
      Hand recorder used for this poker hand: Texas Grabem 1.8 by www.pokerstrategy.cc.

      Preflop: Hero is BB with 9:club: , Q:spade:
      3 folds, MP2 calls $0,04, MP3 calls $0,04, 3 folds, Hero checks.

      Flop: ($0,14) 9:heart: , 8:heart: , Q:heart: (3 players)
      Hero bets $0,12, MP2 calls $0,12, MP3 folds.

      Turn: ($0,38) T:club: (2 players)
      Hero bets $0,35, MP2 calls $0,35.

      River: ($1,08) 5:club: (2 players)
      Hero bets $0,90, MP2 calls $0,90.

      Final Pot: $2,88


      Should i check/call river instead?

      Best regards,
      Mugge
  • 2 replies
    • Puschkin81
      Puschkin81
      Bronze
      Joined: 14.04.2006 Posts: 4,786
      Hi Mugge88!

      I would slow down on the river and play check/call because this way you get the maximum out of worse hands (busted draws) and lose the minimum against better hands. The board is really dangerous. Also check/fold is a possibility here if he bets too big on the river. But that depends on the situation at the table and on the opponent.

      Good luck at the tables!
      Puschkin81
    • degnic
      degnic
      Bronze
      Joined: 06.02.2007 Posts: 3,953
      I would bet less on river. maybe something like 0,40$. because any jack beats you and he's probably too afraid the flush to raise if he has jack. I think he won't call your river bet with any weaker hand