[NL2-NL10] NL5 QQ from MP3

    • TheKudy
      TheKudy
      Black
      Joined: 31.03.2010 Posts: 117
      Hello!

      Should I raise on flop for value and protection (and go broke if possible?) ?

      Hand converted with online PokerStrategy.com hand converter:

      Play hand

      $0.02/$0.05 No-Limit Hold'em (8 handed)

      Known players:
      BU:
      $5.98
      SB:
      $15.10
      BB:
      $6.13
      UTG2:
      $4.04
      MP1:
      $5.00
      MP2:
      $6.51
      MP3 (Hero):
      $5.00
      CO:
      $4.81


      Preflop: Hero is MP3 with Q, Q.
      3 folds, Hero raises to $0.20, CO calls $0.20, 3 folds, 2 folds, BB folds.

      Flop: ($0.47) 6, 8, J (2 players)
      Hero bets $0.30, CO raises to $0.90, Hero calls $0.60.

      Turn: ($2.27) 6 (2 players)
      Hero checks, CO bets $1.00, Hero calls $1.00.

      River: ($4.27) 4 (2 players)
      Hero checks, CO bets $2.71, Hero calls $2.71.

      Final Pot: $9.69.
  • 1 reply
    • Bierbaer
      Bierbaer
      Bronze
      Joined: 27.05.2005 Posts: 7,989
      Originally posted by TheKudy
      Hello!

      Should I raise on flop for value and protection (and go broke if possible?) ?
      Hi!

      Yes, you should. We are OOP so there's not that many good scenarios for the turn. If it blanks we're still getting the money in vs 2pair+, so we can as well try to get maximum value vs draws by 3betting the flop.

      I'd make it $2.20-$2.40.