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[NL20-NL50] NL20 JJ set flop

    • M1rCea
      M1rCea
      Bronze
      Joined: 06.07.2010 Posts: 974
      IPoker, $0.10/$0.20 No Limit Hold'em Cash, 9 Players
      Poker Tools Powered By Holdem Manager - The Ultimate Poker Software Suite.

      BB: $20.70 (103.5 bb)
      UTG+1: $20 (100 bb)
      UTG+2: $32.63 (163.2 bb)
      MP1: $5.65 (28.3 bb)
      MP2: $20.30 (101.5 bb)
      MP3: $8.54 (42.7 bb)
      Hero (CO): $20 (100 bb)
      BTN: $20 (100 bb)
      SB: $19.10 (95.5 bb)

      Preflop: Hero is CO with J J
      3 folds, MP2 raises to $0.60, MP3 calls $0.60, Hero calls $0.60, 3 folds

      Flop: ($2.10) J T 3 (3 players)
      MP2 bets $1.57, MP3 calls $1.57, Hero calls $1.57

      Turn: ($6.81) 6 (3 players)
      MP2 checks, MP3 bets $3.40, Hero calls $3.40, MP2 folds

      River: ($13.61) 5 (2 players)
      MP3 bets $2.97, Hero calls $2.97

      Results: $19.55 pot ($0.97 rake)
      Final Board: J T 3 6 5
      MP3 showed 3 K and won $18.58 ($10.04 net)
      Hero mucked J J and lost (-$8.54 net)


      Ok so this is a pot I played vs fish and reg. Reg is nitty 12/10. I don't want to sqz here since I think reg's range is quite strong.
      I flop top set which is nice.
      I decide not to raise the flop, keeping both the fish and the reg' whole ranges in, getting as much money in the pot as possible. If I raise, I risk losing the fish and the weaker range of the reg.
      Turn: When reg checks and fish bets, I see his money go in anyway, since he only has 3$ left. I don't think he's folding his draws here.
      So instead of raising, I decide to only call to give the reg the chance to come along with his mid strength hands, like overpairs, AJ, maybe even AT. If reg had bet, I would certainly had raised since I see his money going in most of the time.

      So, whaddyathinK? Should I put in a raise somewhere?
      Daniel
  • 1 reply
    • veriz
      veriz
      Black
      Joined: 20.07.2008 Posts: 65,504
      Hello M1rCea,

      Raise the flop and that simple is the strategy there. :) We want to play for the stacks. Or otherwise Raise the turn! MUST RAISE! Suffering from your own mistakes and being greedy. :P

      Best Regards.