PokerStars Midstakes - Part 1

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Somnius plays some midstakes at PokerStars, choosing 2 tables of NL400 6 max. We apologise for the black lines in the video, this was due to somnius' video card dying on him


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  • FishermansFriend


    Enjoy the new video by somnius4

    Please keep the comments in English!
  • shipit2menow


    @24:00 - i think you should be v-betting 99 on the river.
    he's not checking behind 2 pair, straights etc. on the turn. his hand looks just like the hand he ends up having. also i don't think he's bluffing that much on the river so i'd try to get some value from like 89, 79 etc.
  • Somnius



    Dont think there are enough hands like he had in his range. If I'm betting on the river it's actually more likely as a bluff. Not only can he have just called better hands on the flop, he'd check behind some better hands on the turn. I'm checking a good portion of my range on the turn that isn't confidently betting for value so I could still have some decent hands making a river call with worse even less likely.
  • betwinner


    seine statistiken sprechen gegen ihn :(
  • pennyyy


    I think you pretty much have to bet on the turn, people tend to check back for example TT/JJ all the way. If you have the read that he cb random Toppairs (for balancing purposes) as well you can plan on c/r the turn, but without the read you can expect him not to bet most of the time.

    Dunno how much your bluff:value ratio in 4 betting is here, but I would generally tend to 2x the 3bet there, you made nearly 2,5x.

    You seem to think about it and especially with your tight 3betting image atm that´s a supernice squeezespot.
    Especially considering that zyrak play 25/22 which means he will open utg at least 20% and Roy is playing 34/24 over the 7k hands you have, meaning is coldcall% is very likely to be ridiculously high.
    And ATo is a sweeet hand to do it as well.

    Why autofold J8o on button? (right table)
  • Somnius



    to answer your question, sometimes when recording live videos I do things I otherwise wouldn't. Improves throughout the series. Usually would open J8.