[NL20-NL50] NL25FR: C betting JJ in a 3bet pot

    • SR1337
      SR1337
      Bronze
      Joined: 17.05.2010 Posts: 65
      Hand converted with online PokerStrategy.com hand converter:

      Play hand

      $0.1/$0.25 No-Limit Hold'em (8 handed)

      Known players:
      MP2:
      $26.45
      MP3:
      $38.50
      CO:
      $12.81
      BU:
      $25.00
      SB:
      $19.73
      BB (Hero):
      $26.10
      UTG2:
      $42.60
      MP1:
      $7.40


      Preflop: Hero is BB with J, J.
      5 folds, BU raises to $1.00, SB calls $0.90, Hero raises to $4.00, BU calls $3.00, SB folds.

      Flop: ($9) Q, 2, 7 (2 players)
      Hero bets $5.00, BU raises to $21.00(All-In), Hero folds, BU gets uncalled bet back.

      Final Pot: $14.

      Villain 17/12 BTN steal 37% Fold 3bet60%

      Is it a good idea to cbet this board?
  • 2 replies
    • awishformore
      awishformore
      Bronze
      Joined: 16.06.2007 Posts: 922
      I would probably bet a bit bigger (around $6.5), but I think you should fold here unless you have specific reads.

      And yes, you should cbet. If he doesn't have a Q or spade, it's very hard for him to continue, especially since he probably doesn't think you will be folding much there.
    • Kaitz20
      Kaitz20
      Bronze
      Joined: 02.02.2007 Posts: 27,343
      Seems fine
      Makes your hand a littlebit easier to play than just c/c