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[NL2-NL10] NL2 JJ top pair on drawy board

    • QubaBuba
      Joined: 04.10.2010 Posts: 152
      How could I play this better?

      Thx for advice.

      Hand converted with online hand converter:

      Play hand

      $0/$0.02 No-Limit Hold'em (7 handed)

      Known players:
      MP2 (Hero):

      Preflop: Hero is MP2 with J, J.
      2 folds, Hero raises to $0.06, 3 folds, BB calls $0.04.

      Flop: ($0.12) T, 8, T (2 players)
      BB checks, Hero bets $0.08, BB calls $0.08.

      Turn: ($0.28) 7 (2 players)
      BB checks, Hero bets $0.18, BB calls $0.18.

      River: ($0.64) 5 (2 players)
      BB bets $0.40, Hero calls $0.40.

      Final Pot: $1.44.

      Results follow:

      BB shows a flush, ace high(Qs As).
      Hero shows two pairs, jacks and tens(Jh Jd).

      BB wins with a flush, ace high(Qs As).
  • 1 reply
    • veriz
      Joined: 20.07.2008 Posts: 65,504
      Hello QubaBuba,

      Preflop: I'd rather do it 4xBB.
      Postflop: And I don't really see many hands what we actually beat when he picks such a line while we have shown 2 streets of strength. Usually it's a very strong hand and therefore I might even fold it on river unless I know the opponent better.

      Best regards.