[NL20-NL50] NL20 SH QJo, vs unknown ?

    • MrBrilliant
      Joined: 01.02.2009 Posts: 406
      Grabbed by Holdem Manager
      NL Holdem $0.20(BB) Replayer
      SB ($11.99)
      BB ($22.59)
      Hero ($20)
      CO ($35.42)
      BTN ($27.41)

      Dealt to Hero Q:diamond: J:spade:

      Hero raises to $0.70, fold, BTN calls $0.70, fold, fold

      FLOP ($1.70) 4:diamond: 8:club: 7:heart:

      Hero bets $1.27, BTN calls $1.27

      TURN ($4.24) 4:diamond: 8:club: 7:heart: 2:heart:

      Hero bets $3.18, BTN calls $3.18

      RIVER ($10.60) 4:diamond: 8:club: 7:heart: 2:heart: T:club:

      Hero checks, BTN checks

      the opponent is unknown, and i was not sure about betting the river , I gived him a range of pocket pairs, suited connectors ... , because of the T it completed some straight draws so i decided to ch
  • 2 replies
    • Kaitz20
      Joined: 02.02.2007 Posts: 27,343
      I doubt he has there 69s/J9, only hand that he might call you down is likely JT
      I think if you barrel on blank turn you should also barrel that river card, since he would not fold to your turn barrel enough times
      But just giving up and c/f turn is imo also quite good option
      Better wait overpair and stack his hand rather than make him to fold made hand
    • futsalpro
      Joined: 27.12.2006 Posts: 1,645
      there are only low cards on the board so if you the turn again you are reping tt+ or a set and with these hands you would also bet this river so if i decide to barrel turn i would barrel this river too.
      against unknown i think just giving up on turn is probably the best, bc the board is not changing on the turn and if i dont know how he plays i would save the money of this barrel