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[NL20-NL50] J5s on BU vs resteal

    • DeLau
      DeLau
      Bronze
      Joined: 10.01.2009 Posts: 1,606
      Villain had 3bet 20% from SB vs steal (sample: 10 hands) and 15 % in BB vs steal (13 hands sample). I now see the sample is really small...
      So with this high 3bet% I decided to play back and attack a lot of flops/turns, his cbet% is 75%. I check back flop because I don't think he will x/f anything there. Right?
      I dont understand turn x/mr. I 'm really lost there, maybe T9, hearts? What should my plan be on the river?

      Grabbed by Holdem Manager
      NL Holdem $0.25(BB) Replayer
      SB ($24.50)
      BB ($45.45)
      UTG ($13.45)
      UTG+1 ($25.85)
      CO ($24.85)
      Hero ($40.65)

      Dealt to Hero J:spade: 5:spade:

      fold, fold, fold, Hero raises to $0.60, fold, BB raises to $1.95, Hero calls $1.35

      FLOP ($4.05) 3:diamond: 8:heart: 4:heart:

      BB checks, Hero bets $2.80, BB calls $2.80

      TURN ($9.65) 3:diamond: 8:heart: 4:heart: J:club:

      BB checks, Hero bets $5.45, BB raises to $10.90, Hero calls $5.45

      RIVER ($31.45) 3:diamond: 8:heart: 4:heart: J:club: 2:heart:

      BB checks, Hero checks
  • 3 replies
    • Alan883
      Alan883
      Bronze
      Joined: 03.12.2008 Posts: 1,941
      Well maybe i am wrong but i dont like the way you play. J5s call 3 bet.
      Then you float with air.

      Well i am lost here....

      but this i guess my poor understanding of poker.
    • DeLau
      DeLau
      Bronze
      Joined: 10.01.2009 Posts: 1,606
      Of course this is far from standard and very bad play vs pretty much everyone. I thought he 3bets a lot (in hindsight, sample size is waaaaay to small) & I thought he would cbet like 90%. Again, no sample size so I don't like my call either. Nevertheless, turn decision is still interesting imo.
    • Kaitz20
      Kaitz20
      Bronze
      Joined: 02.02.2007 Posts: 27,343
      Hi,

      I think you can´t really call J5s. You are forced to make moves postflop and if you hit your one pair hand then have to really make some thin calldowns that cost you a lot of money. If you want to play back, then 4-bet to 5$ and take back initiative. I doubt he would call very often being oop.

      I think postflop is fine. Not sure what hand he would c/r turn, but I´m not folding tp that point and likely would call him down.

      Best regards,