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[NL2-NL10] NL10 SH 97s CO

    • gonepoker
      Joined: 15.05.2009 Posts: 439
      Hi. MP is LAG 35/31 aggresion 2,6, 4,5 on the flop. Others calling station button and a fish. Thought he should be missed flop with a ton of hands. On the turn realised he really has a hand but called because of pot odds. Thanks.

      No-Limit Hold'em, $0.10 BB (6 handed) - Hold'em Manager Converter Tool from

      MP ($11.83)
      Hero (CO) ($16.74)
      Button ($3.70)
      SB ($4.83)
      BB ($3.88)
      UTG ($9.95)

      Preflop: Hero is CO with 9, 7
      1 fold, MP bets $0.30, Hero calls $0.30, Button calls $0.30, 1 fold, BB calls $0.20

      Flop: ($1.25) 7, 4, 2 (4 players)
      BB checks, MP bets $0.80, Hero raises $2, 2 folds, MP calls $1.20

      Turn: ($5.25) 5 (2 players)
      MP checks, Hero bets $3, MP raises $9.53 (All-In), Hero calls $6.53

      River: ($24.31) 10 (2 players, 1 all-in)

      Total pot: $24.31
  • 3 replies
    • BattleHunter
      Joined: 12.11.2009 Posts: 880
      I got in a very similar situation before a few days, and after discussing the hand in the SH Study Group we came to the conclusion that the best play here is to check behind turn and call almost any river (ofc value rise our flush ^^). This is especially true against more aggro guys.

      I did same thing as you and and my villain would have had 55 in your situation t_t.
    • Duudalinja
      Joined: 21.12.2009 Posts: 1,030
      I wouldn't raise flop. He's LAG, let him bet turn with his bluffs if he wants and he may have overpair here, so I think by raising you just isolate yourself against best if his range here.
      As played I would check back turn, you have outs and you have medium hand, but I'm not willing to play big here as I have ~30% equity against 88+ and he won't call it down with blank overcards.
    • Kaitz20
      Joined: 02.02.2007 Posts: 27,343
      well raising flop is not the end of world, so I think it is fine play.
      It looks stronger if you call flop and raise your monster draw on the turn, but raising flop is also fine
      When he b/c flop, he very often has there overpair and I think he is not really b/f that if your image is aggressive, so I would prefer checking back turn and then either calling/shoving or folding to his river bet