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[NL2-NL10] NL10 T7s freeplay, 2-pair fold

    • Pichux
      Joined: 02.02.2009 Posts: 318
      ***** Hand History for Game 2434793738 ***** (IPoker)
      $10.00 USD NL Texas Hold'em - Friday, September 17, 08:32:05 ET 2010
      Table Rewo (Real Money)
      Seat 8 is the button
      Seat 1: buree08 ( $4.16 USD )
      Seat 3: Piters1990 ( $20.33 USD )
      Seat 5: chorimen ( $2.55 USD )
      Seat 6: tumaser ( $12.22 USD )
      Seat 8: letsflip4rolls1 ( $12.25 USD )
      Seat 10: Smint20 ( $11.99 USD )
      buree08 posts small blind [$0.05 USD].
      Piters1990 posts big blind [$0.10 USD].
      ** Dealing down cards **
      Dealt to Piters1990 [ T :spade: 7 :spade: ]
      chorimen calls [$0.10 USD]
      tumaser folds
      letsflip4rolls1 folds
      buree08 calls [$0.05 USD]
      Piters1990 checks
      ** Dealing Flop ** [ 7 :heart: , 3 :club: , Q :club: ]
      buree08 bets [$0.20 USD]
      Piters1990 calls [$0.20 USD]
      chorimen calls [$0.20 USD]
      ** Dealing Turn ** [ T :club: ]
      buree08 bets [$0.90 USD]
      Piters1990 folds

      Both villain sample sizes are small, but both are having the fish tag.

      What about the fold here? I think, that in limped pots it's ok to fold this one. The villains pot bet was almost instant on the turn, so i thought it's not a big mistake to give up here. We also have the second fish after us to act...
  • 1 reply
    • MaestroOfZerg
      Joined: 17.11.2008 Posts: 5,510

      It's okay I guess given the 3-way sandwich thing, I feel somewhat bad about it tho because I see this quite often from people who just now realized the board could be scary for their top pair and decide to try and protect it even tho it's too late. Plus the villains are quite shortstacked so it's not like we'd be risking a lot anyway. I think I might just take my chances and go with it in that spot without further reads.

      Especially if you're playing a lot of tables or you happen to feel that the fish's line is stronger than I believe it to be, nothing wrong with giving up the ugly spot and focusing on something else.

      Hop it helps.