[NL2-NL10] NL2 - 99 played correctly?

    • FSOPFounder
      FSOPFounder
      Bronze
      Joined: 03.03.2011 Posts: 97
      Finding it difficult to become accustomed to the SSS...felt I shoved too soon...nothing should have called me that didn't have me crushed...Is this the correct play?


      Known players:
      Position:
      Stack
      MP1:
      $0.51
      MP2:
      $0.37
      MP3:
      $3.28
      Hero:
      $0.48

      0.01/0.02 No-Limit Hold'em (8 handed)
      Hand recorder used for this poker hand: Elephant.Base 0.99 by www.pokerstrategy.com.

      Preflop: Hero is CO with 9:diamond: , 9:club:
      UTG2 folds, MP1 calls $0.02, MP2 calls $0.02, MP3 calls $0.02, Hero raises to $0.12, 3 folds, MP1 calls $0.10, MP2 folds, MP3 calls $0.10.

      Flop: ($0.41) A:heart: , A:diamond: , 7:heart: (3 players)
      MP1 checks, MP3 checks, Hero raises $0.36 (All-In), MP1 folds, MP3 calls $0.36.

      Turn: ($1.13) 2:club:
      River: ($1.13) T:spade: (2 players)


      Final Pot: $1.13

      Results follow (highlight to see):
      MP3 shows (3h 3s)
      Hero shows two-pair, aces and nines (9d 9c)

      Hero wins with two-pair, aces and nines (9d 9c)
  • 1 reply
    • Gerv
      Gerv
      Bronze
      Joined: 07.05.2008 Posts: 17,678
      Hello!

      on your limits you are better off shoving preflop if you are committed postflop like you see here

      99s play really well preflop with the most equity rather than postflop 3way on such a board

      Best regards,
      Gerv