This is a discussion on Just call within the online poker forums, in the Learning Poker section; Do you ever call on the river just to see what your opponent has?
Not talking bluff catching or anything like that. Like really say
Do you ever call on the river just to see what your opponent has?
Not talking bluff catching or anything like that. Like really say "i missed--no way I win this hand--but I just want to see WTF you played like that?"
obviously a -EV move lol but I do it....probably too often. I feel like it can give you an edge..esp when they flip over something marginal and you're like wow...that's how he played THAT? this guy's dead. lol;
1st June 2012, 4:55 PM
Poker at: PokerStars
Game: NLH, PLO
If they take a weird line in the hand and the river bet is small, ya I'll call just to see wtf they were up to.
1st June 2012, 5:14 PM
Online Poker at: Bovada
I do this from time to time if Im really curious about someones hand. It honestly has helped me a lot lets you know how that player likes to play hands.