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[NL2-NL10] NL2 QQ sh

    • Jim4rdo
      Joined: 03.10.2010 Posts: 1,252

      To start with I thought this guy may have aces, but then on the turn card I didn't believe that at all and thought I was still quite in the lead.

      Wondering about the river card, I only called just in case of a better hand which in this case I suppose was the right thing, but should I have folded it before then, or just not called river?


      Hand converted with online hand converter:

      Play hand

      $0.01/$0.02 No-Limit Hold'em (6 handed)

      Known players:
      BU (Hero):

      Preflop: Hero is BU with Q, Q.
      MP2 folds, MP3 raises to $0.06, CO folds, Hero raises to $0.24, 2 folds, MP3 calls $0.18.

      Flop: ($0.51) A, 5, 5 (2 players)
      MP3 checks, Hero bets $0.42, MP3 calls $0.42.

      Turn: ($1.35) A (2 players)
      MP3 checks, Hero checks.

      River: ($1.35) 9 (2 players)
      MP3 bets $0.80, Hero calls $0.80.

      Final Pot: $2.95.
      Results follow:

      Hero shows two pairs, aces and queens(Q Q).
      MP3 shows a full-house, nines full of aces(9 9).

      MP3 wins with a full-house, nines full of aces(9 9).
  • 1 reply
    • veriz
      Joined: 20.07.2008 Posts: 65,504
      Hello Jim4rdo,

      Since there aren't that many value-hands from which you get value, I might even prefer Checking behind on flop and let him bluff with some hands, like worse pairs and so on. Otherwise not much wrong by Calling there you could easily be ahead even. Rather think that he would bet with Ax type of hand a lot bigger.

      Best regards.