[NL2-NL10] AJ PF decision

    • lukezo
      lukezo
      Bronze
      Joined: 25.05.2008 Posts: 203
      Hand converted with online PokerStrategy.com hand converter:

      Play hand

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

      Known players:
      BB (Hero):
      $2.02
      MP2:
      $0.96
      MP3:
      $2.04
      CO:
      $1.85
      BU:
      $3.45
      SB:
      $1.19


      Preflop: Hero is BB with A, J.
      MP2 calls $0.02, 3 folds, SB calls $0.01, Hero raises to $0.12, MP2 raises to $0.96, SB folds, Hero calls $0.84.

      Flop: ($1.94) Q, 8, 4 (2 players)


      Turn: ($1.94) 9 (2 players)


      River: ($1.94) 8 (2 players)


      Final Pot: $1.94.
      Results follow:

      Hero shows a pair of eights(A J).
      MP2 shows a full-house, queens full of eights(Q Q).

      MP2 wins with a full-house, queens full of eights(Q Q).

      He made his 3bet pretty quick. Do you think I could call if he took more time /or just wait for better chances? Unknown opponent.
  • 1 reply
    • veriz
      veriz
      Black
      Joined: 20.07.2008 Posts: 65,504
      Hello lukezo,

      If you want to take the flip then sure why not. Although more often I'd just fold the hand while we could easily even be dominated. Often times such a limp/raise is a very strong move.

      Best regards.