PokerStars homepage
  • If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above. You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below.

Announcement

Collapse
No announcement yet.

QT

Collapse
X
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

  • QT

    Do you think i should bet the river for value and how much? I did decide to check as i dont expect him to call 3 barrels especially on that river with a Q, i wanted him to take a stab with his missed flush a draws and his gonna bet call KJ and JT. So which line is best and what size should we go for, i think when i let him bet i should of gone for a bigger raise as hes not calling with a Q and hes not folding a straight or trips for a much bigger size i would of thought.

  • #2
    Readless it's better to bet/bet/bet since villains don't value bet thinly enough at 10nl, and it would be terrible for villain to check back QJ here due to passiveness.

    If you have a read that he bets when checked to and pays off light then check/raising is ok. It's very villain dependent.

    Comment


    • #3
      In general I would bet this river and hope to get paid off by AQ, KQ and straights. I think villain is not betting that much once you check to him.

      As it turned out. if you barrel a third time, he is probably going to raise you and it's easier for you to get value with a 3Bet.

      Comment


      • #4
        Betting yourself seems like the optimal line against an unknown villain as you don't know how aggressive they are OTR but I do like your line for the reasons you stated. You miss out on a bet from some medium Qx, but you're also blocking that and AQ gets 3-bet preflop most of the time so you can give villain a chance to bluff/turn hands into a bluff while getting him to bet/call all Tx and straights.
        Live Trainer



        Comment

        Working...
        X

        X Cookies Information

        We have placed cookies on your computer to improve your experience on our website. You can change your cookie settings at any time. Otherwise, we'll assume you're OK to continue.