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Game Plan (5): Calldown Frequencies: River

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If you are confronted with a bet on the river while holding a bluff catcher, it isn't always clear whether you should call or fold. In the previous lesson Calldown Frequencies you learned about four factors that influence your call frequency. Factor 2: Draw Potential and Factor 4: Future Playability aren't applicable on the river. Through this simplification, you can determine your call frequency by using Factor 1: Bet Size and Factor 3: Favourable Boards. In this lesson, you will learn how to construct your river ranges in five steps.

Calldown Frequencies: River orientates itself on your own range. It divides your showdown value range into a raise, call and fold range. The bluff catch decision is made for every hand in your range. 
If you find yourself in a bluff catch situation on the river, you can use Calldown Frequencies: River (CFR) to determine which of your bluff catchers to call with and which to fold.

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Comments (2)

#1 Boomer2k10, 30 Dec 13 12:26

Hi All

Please enjoy the fifth article in the Game Plan Series of Lessons - Calldown Frequencies: River

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Don't forget to study the video, take the quiz and do the exercises which come with this article

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