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[NL2-NL10] NL5 55 set

    • Chardin112
      Chardin112
      Bronze
      Joined: 23.03.2009 Posts: 12
      Full Tilt Poker $0.02/$0.05 No Limit Hold'em - 8 players - View hand 562040
      The Official DeucesCracked.com Hand History Converter

      UTG+1: $5.49
      MP1: $9.62
      MP2: $6.67
      CO: $3.10
      BTN: $1.22
      Hero (SB): $5.00
      BB: $5.34
      UTG: $3.93

      Pre Flop: ($0.07) Hero is SB with 5 :heart: 5 :club:
      UTG calls $0.05, 5 folds, Hero calls $0.03, BB checks

      Flop: ($0.15) 6 :club: 5 :spade: T :spade: (3 players)
      Hero bets $0.10, BB folds, UTG raises to $0.20, Hero raises to $0.75, UTG raises to $1.30, Hero ????
  • 1 reply
    • MaestroOfZerg
      MaestroOfZerg
      Bronze
      Joined: 17.11.2008 Posts: 5,510
      Hi,


      Without reads, Hero goes broke, expecting the 80bb fish to be bad enough to slowplay play a big pair like that, as well as some (combo)draws and maybe sometimes a good top pair.

      You'll rarely be in a position to actually make a correct fold with a set without very precise reads, especially against bad players who play badly by definition and/or on board textures that allow your opponents to have good draws. Every hand you lose against an unknown with a fast-played flopped set at microstakes is a cooler, forget about it :)


      Hope it helps.