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[NL2-NL10] second nut flush on river

    • Grums2k
      Grums2k
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      Joined: 26.07.2007 Posts: 28
      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.

      Hero:$4.96
      BU: $3.64

      Preflop: Hero is SB with Q:club: , T:club:
      6 folds, BU raises to $0.08, Hero calls $0.06, BB folds.

      Flop: ($0.20) 3:spade: , K:club: , 2:club: (2 players)
      Hero bets $0.12, BU calls $0.12.

      Turn: ($0.44) 4:diamond: (2 players)
      Hero bets $0.32, BU calls $0.32.

      River: ($1.08) 9:club: (2 players)
      Hero bets $0.56, BU raises to $1.12, Hero calls $0.56.

      Final Pot: $3.32

      What about the river? It's a given call, but can i raise here? I put him on a flush draw.. Why mini raise? Did i bet to weak on the river?
  • 8 replies
    • Ohmu
      Ohmu
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      Joined: 28.01.2007 Posts: 231
      I'm afraid that you've posted this hand in the wrong forum ;)
    • ciRith
      ciRith
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      Joined: 25.03.2005 Posts: 18,556
      Moved. :)

      I would bet more on the flop and slightly more on the river. After he raises I go allin to get payed off by a worse flush. (But I don't play NL so wait for the experts. *g*)
    • rubysilesia
      rubysilesia
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      Joined: 03.07.2007 Posts: 351
      Hi

      Im a rookie but i give it a try. I would bet more on the flop to get better fold equity. I would check turn, its almost a pure bluff here being 4:1 underdog, when u showed weakness on the flop i dont think u make him fold with this turn bet especially if he got K. Reraise on the river would be reasonable since its very unlikely he got the nuts.
    • Grums2k
      Grums2k
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      Joined: 26.07.2007 Posts: 28
      First, im sorry i posted in the wrong forum :)

      Second, I never thought about that i made a weak bet on the flop. Must have been a mistake...

      As for the turn bet, im not so sure i dislike betting there. Im fairly loose aggressive...But sure a check call is reasonable. The size of the bet on the turn is pretty standard for me. I dont want to deviate to much from my original betting pattern. But that flop bet is a mistake...

      I just had the feeling he was playing the flush draw. I got scared for some reason. So i just called. Sometimes intuition is good sometimes it makes me play bad.

      Went over this in my head many times. His play dont match.

      He is either (as i see it)

      1) Slowplaying something
      2) Has a flush draw
      3) Puts me on a flushdraw and calls me down..

      I put him on the flushdraw. But if he had the nut flush draw he would have should have played it more aggressively...Or am i just transfering my own style of play to his? SO puzzeled :P

      I dont know. I was just so puzzeled by this hand for some reason...

      But i agree, Raise on the river.
    • Puschkin81
      Puschkin81
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      Joined: 14.04.2006 Posts: 4,786
      Hi Grums2k!

      As already mentioned: Bet more on the flop (~$0.15) and less on the turn (half potsize). On the river it's an easy all-in. If he has the nutflush so be it but most of the time you have the best hand here.

      Good luck at the tables!
      Puschkin81
    • Grums2k
      Grums2k
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      Joined: 26.07.2007 Posts: 28
      ok.

      The donkey showed AA ;) I guess thats what puzzels me so much..
    • masterxcvt
      masterxcvt
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      Joined: 13.08.2007 Posts: 36
      now that's a bad way to play AA :tongue:
    • Blinzler
      Blinzler
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      Joined: 04.03.2005 Posts: 7,456
      noboy else c/r ing the flop? why do we donk here?
      if we bet we need to bet more.
      the turn after his flop call doesnt look too good to barrel again. I would c/c, c/f river unimproved after our flop donk.
      As played i also push the river.