[NL2-NL10] nl4 SH JJ

    • Yoshimitsu77
      Yoshimitsu77
      Bronze
      Joined: 18.09.2010 Posts: 337
      Hand converted with online PokerStrategy.com hand converter:

      Play hand

      $0.02/$0.04 No-Limit Hold'em (5 handed)

      Known players:
      BU:
      $1.66
      SB (Hero):
      $4.00
      BB:
      $6.62
      MP3:
      $4.49
      CO:
      $8.65


      Preflop: Hero is SB with J, J.
      3 folds, Hero raises to $0.12, BB calls $0.08.

      Flop: ($0.24) 9, 8, 6 (2 players)
      Hero bets $0.17, BB raises to $0.84, Hero raises to $3.88, BB calls $3.04.

      Turn: ($8) A (2 players)


      River: ($8) T (2 players)


      Final Pot: $8.
      Results follow:

      Hero shows a pair of jacks(J J).
      BB shows a straight, ten high(7 5).

      BB wins with a straight, ten high(7 5).

      Should i be folding to the flop raise? calling the flop and re-evaluating rather than just putting it in?
  • 1 reply
    • veriz
      veriz
      Black
      Joined: 20.07.2008 Posts: 65,504
      Hello weller123,

      Usually when people are raising that big it indicates to a very strong hand rather than a draw or any weaker pair. So therefore my line would be definitely to Bet/Fold it rather than go broke.

      Best regards.