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[NL2-NL10] NL2 QQ AI preflop, correct play?

    • SnoWonder
      Joined: 17.01.2011 Posts: 41
      Known players:

      0.01/0.02 No-Limit Hold'em (5 handed)
      Hand recorder used for this poker hand: Elephant.Base 0.99 by

      Preflop: Hero is CO with Q:heart: , Q:spade:
      MP3 folds, Hero raises to $0.08, BU raises to $0.27, 2 folds, Hero raises to $0.98, BU raises to $8.81 (All-In), Hero raises to $2.13 (All-In).

      Flop: ($10.97) Q:diamond: , 7:club: , 2:club:
      Turn: ($10.97) J:spade:
      River: ($10.97) 9:diamond: (2 players)

      Final Pot: $10.97

      Results follow (highlight to see):
      Hero shows three-of-a-kind, queens (Qh Qs)
      BU shows a pair of aces (Ah Ad)

      Hero wins with three-of-a-kind, queens (Qh Qs)

      I got lucky here, but is it right to go AI preflop with QQ?
  • 1 reply
    • veriz
      Joined: 20.07.2008 Posts: 65,504
      Hello SnoWonder,

      Damn close spot. While his PFR ain't that huge, might even mean that he ain't 3betting a lot. And most very strong hands like AK+,KK+. Against that kind of range you most likely at the best get a flip. Therefore I might even sometimes fold the hand directly or either way against his PFR Call and reevaluate it on flop and not isolate myself against better hands.

      Best regards.