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Old Jun 04, 2009, 5:24pm   #1
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Default First hand of Live 1/2NL. Hows my river check?

Very First hand, I'm on the button and post up.

Dealt Ah Kh

3 limpers, I raise to 12. Heads up to the flop

2x 7x Qh

MP checks, I bet $20, MP calls

Turn 8h,

MP bets $35 and gives me the classic stare down (clear bluff, im a 19 year old kid, and shes trying to get my out of this hand. Thats my read on it anyway ) I make a loose call figuring a A K or h on river is good.

River Ax.

MP checks, I check.


How is my river check here? I feel like If I milked it for another 25 or 30 I could have got a little more out of this, but at the time wasnt sure if I was up against a possible two pair, with her playing A2, A7 etc. But at the same time I'm playing a $140 pot with just a pair.

She flipped over 7Ks and i took it down.
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Old Jun 04, 2009, 5:56pm   #2
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bet half pot, people just loves to call live + youre never gettin checkraised bluff... easy
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Old Jun 04, 2009, 6:00pm   #3
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It's probably a thin value bet/fold to shove assuming you feel villain is incapable of a river bluffraise. Checking behind against a creative player isnt terrible though. Betting 30-45 on the river isn't bad if you don't think villain is capable of a bluffraise.
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Old Jun 04, 2009, 7:09pm   #4
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How much did you buy in for?


raise the turn


as played bet 60% of the pot call a shove.
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Old Jun 04, 2009, 7:17pm   #5
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raise the turn small and shove most rivers

as played a healthy bet please, you're way ahead
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ahh, looks like I could have got some more value out of that.

Bought for $125, my bankroll is small and I wanted to save myself another stack if I ran into a bad beat.
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Why the fuck am I not playing in this casino? Fucking nitterstars is such a PITA to get value on the river.

My own question: which limper called the raise? Once you know that, whats their range on the flop?
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dont care about ranges playing bad players live imo... they Check, you bet fold value, they raise you fold as standard procedure
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I hope you understand that you are making a big mistake playing poker
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