To Call Or Raise With A STRAIGHT Draw? | SplitSuit Poker Strategy

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In a live $2/$5 cash game, Dan has some serious decisions to make with 97s. After C-betting the flop with an open-ended straight draw (OESD), Dan faces a raise from a LAG and has to make a big decision.

Should we call, or come over the top?

SplitSuit breaks down this common situation using a fold equity calculator and explains what goes into this spot. Notice that the lynchpin of this hand is what range the LAG might raise on the flop, and how many of those hands are likely to go away. If SplitSuit’s comments about combos aren’t totally clear – start with his guide about postflop combos:…

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