This is a discussion on €2 NLHE 6-max: Micros CG hand within the online poker forums, in the Cash Game Hand Analysis section; Hello everyone ! I'm new on the forum. I'm Alex, I'm from France and I try to grind the micros for the moment with the
It turns out, vilain is a loose aggro with 42/31/4 and 16%3bet after 54 hands. I would of course had played the hand way differently.
What do you think ?
Your preflop raise is a little bit salty and out of proportion. If we consider we are playing millions of hands, and opening 15% range from UTG, which, of course, includes KQo, KJo etc, we cannot use this sizing for exploitative gaming, specially at the micros, where players only understand their absolutes equities.
Having said that it is fine to be raising KQ from early position, but when someone 3-bets, having position upon us postflop, we must really consider why are we going to flat:
Unless the opponent is real weak or very aggressive preflop, we can be either folding such combos or putting up a 4-bet bluff, but calling doesn't seem very optimal.