Originally Posted by suby_rafael
If the size of the 3bet is not very large then i would call here because we have a good hand and most importantly we are in position. Therefore we can also try to make a play post flop depending on the way villain plays. If we completely miss the flop and the villain slows down or plays weak, we can try and take it down post flop. On the other hand if we flop good and the villain cannot get away with his hand then we can win a lot of chips from him. So i call.
Perfect example just happened.
Merge - $0.04 NL - Holdem - 6 players
Hand converted by PokerTracker 4
CO: 71.75 BB (VPIP: 15.17, PFR: 6.67, 3Bet Preflop: 0.00, Hands: 213)
BTN: 33.5 BB
(VPIP: 57.81, PFR: 6.25, 3Bet Preflop: 4.00, Hands: 64)
SB: 33 BB (VPIP: 36.11, PFR: 5.56, 3Bet Preflop: 3.85, Hands: 72)
BB: 100 BB (VPIP: 25.57, PFR: 4.58, 3Bet Preflop: 2.27, Hands: 263)
UTG: 59 BB (VPIP: 44.00, PFR: 4.00, 3Bet Preflop: 0.00, Hands: 25)
Hero (MP): 322.5 BB
SB posts SB 0.5 BB, BB posts BB 1 BB
Pre Flop: (pot: 1.5 BB) Hero
, Hero raises to 3 BB
, BTN raises to 5 BB
, Hero raises to 15 BB
calls 10 BB
Flop: (31.5 BB, 2 players)
Hero bets 25 BB
calls 18.5 BB and is all-in
Turn: (68.5 BB, 2 players)
River: (68.5 BB, 2 players)
They are not 3 betting pre with a SS to fold flop.