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[NL2-NL10] BB TT vs UTG+2 raise

    • elhh82
      elhh82
      Bronze
      Joined: 03.09.2008 Posts: 6,838
      Grabbed by Holdem Manager
      NL Holdem $0.10(BB) Replayer
      SB ($3.52)
      Hero ($11)
      UTG ($12.68)
      UTG+1 ($10.55)
      UTG+2 ($6.41)
      MP1 ($8.38)
      MP2 ($7.68)
      CO ($6.29)
      BTN ($9.05)

      Dealt to Hero T:spade: T:club:

      fold, fold, UTG+2 raises to $0.40, fold, fold, fold, fold, fold, Hero calls $0.30

      FLOP ($0.85) 2:diamond: 9:spade: 6:club:

      Hero bets $0.60, UTG+2 calls $0.60

      TURN ($2.05) 2:diamond: 9:spade: 6:club: 9:heart:

      Hero checks, UTG+2 bets $1, Hero calls $1

      RIVER ($4.05) 2:diamond: 9:spade: 6:club: 9:heart: 5:diamond:

      Hero checks, UTG+2 bets $2, Hero calls $2

      TT is one of my trouble hands. How do i play this preflop? Re-raise for value and fold to a 4-bet? Or do i justcall like here?

      Now we have an overpair, how far should we take it?
  • 2 replies
    • x3mwisp
      x3mwisp
      Black
      Joined: 31.03.2009 Posts: 3,604
      your line is ok. on the river though u only beat 77 and 88 that might bet although i dont think so. Basicly he either has a bluff like AK or has u beat like JJ-AA, A9,T9,89,etc. so river should be an easy fold.
    • MaestroOfZerg
      MaestroOfZerg
      Bronze
      Joined: 17.11.2008 Posts: 5,510
      Hi,


      You're putting yourself in tougher spots by donking out routinely with medium strength hands, because you usually push out worse hands you could have gotten a c-bet from (unless people float you in position) and you're going up against a range of floats/better hands played by relative unknowns that you're playing guessing games with when you release the initiative on the flop. I'd rather check/call the flop and reevaluate on the turn.

      As played it's likely fine to call down given that he's a halfstacker and most likely a bad player so he could be randomly bluffing or betting a worse made hand for no good reason, that being said you're in the dark and of course sometimes he'll show you a better hand.


      Hope it helps.