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[NL2-NL10] NL10 QJ on BB with to callers after a raise

    • Pichux
      Joined: 02.02.2009 Posts: 318
      ***** Hand History for Game 2437103325 ***** (IPoker)
      $10.00 USD NL Texas Hold'em - Sunday, September 19, 05:38:33 ET 2010
      Table Trephine (Real Money)
      Seat 1 is the button
      Seat 1: slippers8 ( $12.14 USD )
      Seat 3: iloseall ( $7.45 USD )
      Seat 5: Piters1990 ( $15.56 USD )
      Seat 6: AArimanAA ( $2.47 USD )
      Seat 8: chenbro ( $10.15 USD )
      Seat 10: novejmanymejkr ( $14.70 USD )
      iloseall posts small blind [$0.05 USD].
      Piters1990 posts big blind [$0.10 USD].
      ** Dealing down cards **
      Dealt to Piters1990 [ Q :club: J :spade: ]
      AArimanAA folds
      chenbro raises [$0.30 USD]
      novejmanymejkr calls [$0.30 USD]
      slippers8 calls [$0.30 USD]
      iloseall folds
      Piters1990 ???

      chenbro: 20/17/4.3 on 890h sample. Regular.
      novejmanymejkr: 14/12/2.6 on 322h sample.
      slippers8: 36/2/1.9 small sample.

      I wondered is a call here an option? I definitely am doing it with suited and maybe even with some offsuited connectors. Maybe also something like A8s-AJs. But here i don't like the strength of my hand as also my position, because if i hit one of my pairs, i'm in a pretty bad shape. What do you think?
  • 3 replies
    • yeahyoung0312
      Joined: 16.12.2009 Posts: 340
      Sure it's an option. Don't worry too much. You hit straight or OESD or sometimes trips and you continue, If you hit a pair or 2 pairs, you just check and evaluate.
    • Duudalinja
      Joined: 21.12.2009 Posts: 1,030

      I like folding more than calling, because you can easily be dominated and I like playing SC much more than offsuit cards like QJo. There will be just way too many times you will have to c/f. Even more - most player before you are not crazy dogs, so you will be safer if you fold.

      Good luck!
    • Kaitz20
      Joined: 02.02.2007 Posts: 27,343
      don´t really understand if you´re ip or oop
      ip I´d likely call more since you´re deep and if you hit two pair+ you can likely win big pot
      If you´re oop then it is close. I think both fold or call are fine, depends how well you can get one pair hands to showdown and how thought are the opponents