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To Bet or Not To Bet (2)

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To Bet or Not To Bet (2)

by MiiWiin

In the first part, we looked at an introduction to this problem. At the end you were hopefully convinced that a bluff bet in this kind of spot isn't successful often enough.

This naturally gives rise to the question of alternatives, that is, of other plays.

Overview:
  • What are dry boards?
  • Consideration of opponents/stats
  • What are the paramount problems there?
  • Balancing/deception
  • When should you bet and when shouldn't you?
  • How can you bluff?
  • How can you extract the maximum value?
  • The way ahead - way behind principle
  • Turn and river play after a bet on the flop
  • Turn and river play after a check on the flop
  • Marginal holdings
  • How to play out of position
  • How do you play as the preflop aggressor?
  • Multi-way pots
  • 3-betted pots
  • What happens if Villain bets?

 

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