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[NL2-NL10] 99 NL10, raise from SB facing 3bet, call/fold?

    • SnoWonder
      SnoWonder
      Bronze
      Joined: 17.01.2011 Posts: 41
      Known players:
      Position:
      Stack
      Hero:
      $9.42
      BB:
      $4
      UTG2:
      $3.67
      MP1:
      $3.72
      MP2:
      $10.04
      MP3:
      $4
      CO:
      $2.89
      BU:
      $2.97

      0.05/0.1 No-Limit Hold'em (8 handed)
      Hand recorder used for this poker hand: Elephant.Base 0.99 by www.pokerstrategy.com.

      Preflop: Hero is SB with 9:heart: , 9:diamond:
      UTG2 calls $0.10, MP1 calls $0.10, 4 folds, Hero raises to $0.55, BB folds, UTG2 raises to $1.80, MP1 calls $1.60, Hero folds.

      Flop: ($4.15) 9:spade: , 7:diamond: , 2:heart: (2 players)
      UTG2 checks, MP1 checks.

      Turn: ($4.15) 4:club: (2 players)
      UTG2 raises $1.87 (All-In), MP1 folds.

      Final Pot: $6.02

      Would it have been profitable to call the pre-flop 3bet here? I didn't think so, but I wish I had!
  • 1 reply
    • veriz
      veriz
      Black
      Joined: 20.07.2008 Posts: 65,504
      Hello SnoWonder,

      The problem with those small stacks is that you have to be ready to go broke against them. :D And while they are such shorties I usually like to just limp it in to avoid exactly such spots. And as you played it this way there is not much to add.

      Best regards.