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5nl zoom, turned a flush - Mon Oct 21, 2013, 08:59 AM
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Since: Mar 2012
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should I find a fold here? It really looks like a flush, and chances are it's not 9 high. It looks like a good value bet otr, idk if he would bluff there often.
no reads on the villain
 
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Mon Oct 21, 2013, 09:55 AM
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Readless you should 3b the turn and get it in.

If he does have a flush, so be it. It's very rare and at these stakes and they can still turn up with sets & straights. You'll be losing money not fastplaying in these types of scenarios.

As played, calling the river is fine. No value in raising.

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Mon Oct 21, 2013, 10:20 AM
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Hi Pray,

I agree, our hand is way too strong to fold without any reads, I would expect the generic villain to have a turn check-raising range of 2 pair+, with maybe some overpairs that were playing in an unconventional way and have turned a spade draw.

I would reraise the turn planning to get it in, so many bad river cards for his 2 pair and set holdings can come on the river to kill our action.

As played I also agree with just calling the river.


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