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[NL2-NL10] Nl25, TT, trash hand in position

    • burek2000
      burek2000
      Bronze
      Joined: 16.11.2007 Posts: 3,105
      Full Tilt No-Limit Hold'em, $0.25 BB (9 handed) Full Tilt Converter Tool from FlopTurnRiver.com (Format: 2+2 Forums)

      MP1 ($21.80)
      MP2 ($30)
      MP3 ($16.65)
      Hero ($5)
      Button ($67.45)
      SB ($15)
      BB ($23.40)
      UTG ($5)
      UTG+1 ($27.45)

      Preflop: Hero is CO with T:diamond: , T:heart: . UTG posts a blind of $0.25.
      4 folds, Hero raises to $1, 1 fold, BB calls $0.90, 1 fold.

      Flop: ($2.25) J:diamond: , 4:club: , 2:diamond: (3 players)
      BB checks, Hero bets $1.5, BB calls $1.50.

      Turn: ($5.25) J:club: (3 players)
      BB checks, Hero checks.

      River: ($5.25) 9:heart: (3 players)
      BB bets $2, Hero folds.

      Final Pot: $5.25

      In this hand I didn't have any reads on my opponent, so I decided to play c/f after the contibet even though I don't think he was holding a J after the second came on the turn... However, I didn't have a made hand, so I didn't want to experiment, but I'd like to know if more aggressive play is profitable without any reads on this limit in similar situations... ...or was my play correct?
  • 2 replies
    • sw0ldo
      sw0ldo
      Bronze
      Joined: 31.07.2007 Posts: 397
      You are getting 3.5:1 on a call on the river so you only have to be right ~22.5%(?) of the time for your call to be correct. It looks more like a missed FD than trips, this is a clear call imo.
    • Berliner1982
      Berliner1982
      Bronze
      Joined: 12.07.2006 Posts: 5,644
      Best option here is to push the on the Turn.
      The second Jack makes it less likely that your opponent has the Jack. He could have called with a Flushdraw, Straightdraw or a pocket pair (55-99). So do not give him a Freecard.

      As played you have to call the River, since its very often a blank (only 99 have you beat, which also c/r the flop on such a board)