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5NL Zoom, TP soft play by hero, call river? - Tue Sep 03, 2013, 01:56 PM
braveslice's Avatar
Since: Feb 2013
Posts: 568
6 max
Villain first hand, no info.

1. As played should I call?
2. Better way to play? (bet turn too?)

Flush gets there on turn, but so many hands get there on river.

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Button ($7.27)
SB ($5.37)
BB ($5.66)
UTG ($6.73)
MP ($1.88)
Hero (CO) ($5.64)

Preflop: Hero is CO with ,
2 folds, Hero raises to $0.15, 2 folds, BB calls $0.10

Flop: ($0.32) , , (2 players)
BB checks, Hero bets $0.20, BB calls $0.20

Turn: ($0.72) (2 players)
BB checks, Hero checks

River: ($0.72) (2 players)
BB bets $0.50

Last edited by braveslice; Tue Sep 03, 2013 at 01:59 PM..
Tue Sep 03, 2013, 02:37 PM
GamblingProp's Avatar
Since: Jan 2013
Posts: 714
I can't think of many hands that we beat on the river, maybe AJ or Adx.
If it was a brick river I would had a tough time folding, but the J improves his range a lot.
All things considered I am folding river.
Betting turn with the purpose of checking back river makes sense also.
Tue Sep 03, 2013, 08:21 PM
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Since: Sep 2012
Posts: 1,179
I'd bet/fold the turn and river. A river bet would be thin, so I don't hate checking behind dependent on the villain.
Wed Sep 04, 2013, 01:13 AM
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Posts: 13,512
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Hi Brave,

I think we should definitely be betting this turn. He can have a lot of gut shots/open enders, middle pairs, top pair/worse kicker, back door nut diamonds with a a hand like AdTx/Ad6x/AdJx. There's plenty worse to get value from here, and if we get check-raised we can probably just comfortably fold rather than worry about about drawing to a Q high diamond flush that we don't even know would be good or not.

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