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by Bart Hanson |  Published: Mar 29, 2017


January 29 — Sometimes you can go you can go for thin value in a three-bet pot. We all know that if you want to maximize your win rate in live no-limit holdem you have to be able to bet thinly for value. But this does not just apply to normal single-raised pots. You must be willing to go for thin value in three-bet pots as well. I had a hand that demonstrated this concept taken from a $5-$10 no-limit game from the Bicycle Casino last week. The villain in the hand was fairly aggressive and likes to sit deep but he has trouble folding overpairs. In a seven-handed game it got folded to me and I opened to $30 on the button with 10 9, $1,600 effective. The small blind folded and the villain three-bet to $100. I decided to make a pretty optimistic preflop call due to sizing, ...

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