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wut to do in dis spot? - Fri Dec 20, 2013, 09:54 AM
GayLooser's Avatar
Since: May 2013
Posts: 62
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should i ever be calling this? can he be bluffing when doing this kind of bet? would i get some many from him when i hit my straight or would he checkfold?

especially since my straight wont be hidden well even if i hit, i decided to fold, and especially if he is bluffin dis, im getting him super extra money when i dont hit and i will definitely not bet..
Fri Dec 20, 2013, 02:36 PM
spand42's Avatar
Since: Sep 2010
Posts: 1,496
I really don't like the call preflop. 85o plays terribly postflop, particularly when you're multiway and Out of Position vs the initial raise. This hand is a perfect demonstration of why.

You've flopped top pair with a gutter. However I think it's impossible to continue with the hand when facing a pot bet and you've still got the original raiser to act. I think he might be doing this with a similar pair + draw type hand to you or more likely he's flopped two pair and doesn't want to see any scary turn cards.

You made the right decision to fold, you don't want to be playing an inflated pot with such a vulnerable hand.

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