This site uses cookies to improve your browsing experience. By continuing to browse the website, you accept such cookies. For more details and to change your settings, see our Cookie Policy and Privacy Policy. Close

[NL2-NL10] overpair play

    • qotsa7887
      Joined: 05.08.2007 Posts: 1,351
      0.10/0.25 No-Limit Hold'em (9 handed)
      Hand recorder used for this poker hand: Texas Grabem 1.9 by

      Preflop: Hero is UTG+2 with 8:spade: , 8:diamond:
      UTG+1 folds, Hero calls $0.25, 6 folds, BB checks.

      Flop: ($0.60) 2:spade: , 6:club: , 5:diamond: (2 players)
      BB checks, Hero bets $0.75, BB calls $0.75.

      Turn: ($2.10) 6:heart: (2 players)
      BB checks, Hero bets $2.25, BB raises to $4.50, Hero raises to $4.56 (All-In), BB calls $0.06.

      River: ($11.22) 7:spade:

      Final Pot: $11.22

      should i have folded after that reraise? i think not because i was pretty committed to the pot anyway? or maybe raise more on the flop?
  • 3 replies
    • Berliner1982
      Joined: 12.07.2006 Posts: 5,644
      He should have folded preflop, since you have to fold Pockets 8´s after a raise behind you.

      As played he could hold a 6, a Full House (slowplaying a Set on the Flop) or an Overpair, so yes good fold. But you wouldn´t be in that situation if you would have folded correctly preflop. ;)
    • Trbst
      Joined: 26.09.2007 Posts: 191
      but why fold - because he is out of position ?

      I mean that maybe it was better to either raise pre-flop (even though you're still out of position) or just fold indeed.
      Coz raising on the flop without actually havign raised pre-flop would either mean a bluff to the opponent or that you have a top pair or sth. In general - doesn't make a good impression.

      But anyawy - I'm lame. So let's leave that to the pro's :)
    • Berliner1982
      Joined: 12.07.2006 Posts: 5,644
      Call Flop, Raise the Turn in a HU Situation here often means a 6 who became trips on the turn or a Set slowplayed on the Flop IP. But he shouldn´t have be called preflop in the first place.