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5NL 6max zoom – River for value, w 7high flush? - Thu Dec 19, 2013, 01:00 PM
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Since: Feb 2013
Posts: 568
SB: 20 hands, 22/17/14, WWSF:0/2

Should I go for value OTR? Maybe 1,2 dollars?

Hero (Button) ($5.68)
SB ($14.84)
BB ($0.98)
UTG ($6.64)
MP ($5.51)
CO ($7.57)

Preflop: Hero is Button with 7, 6
3 folds, Hero raises to $0.12, SB calls $0.10, 1 fold

Flop: ($0.29) J, 4, 9 (2 players)
SB bets $0.20, Hero calls $0.20

Turn: ($0.69) Q (2 players)
SB bets $0.50, Hero raises to $1.20, SB calls $0.70

River: ($3.09) J (2 players)
SB checks


EDITED: There was a J missing.

Last edited by braveslice; Thu Dec 19, 2013 at 01:22 PM..
 
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Thu Dec 19, 2013, 01:07 PM
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Since: Jan 2013
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Looks to me like SB has a straight or a set when he calls the turn, i would bet and fold to a shove. I cant see him shoving weaker flushes that he might decide to flat your turn raise with so i think its a bet fold.
 
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Thu Dec 19, 2013, 11:51 PM
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Hi brave,

I definitely like value betting here, especially when the board pairs the top flop card, as SB should have a lot of top pairs in his range donking the flop, so this is a card that gets us paid off. I think about $2 is right and fold to a check/shove. While trips is strong enough to call, only someone suicidal would check/shove them on this board with the strength we've shown, and in his 20 hands of data he hasn't been maniacal or suicidal it seems, so I expect he's only check/shoving boats here mostly.


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Fri Dec 20, 2013, 03:02 AM
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Since: Feb 2013
Posts: 568
Thank you!

Even though my theme was light betting, I failed this hand. I would guess this is kind of basic value betting situation, but unlike Dave who saw an opportunity I got cold feet when the 2nd J came up.
 

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