This site uses cookies to improve your browsing experience. By continuing to browse the website, you accept such cookies. For more details and to change your settings, see our Cookie Policy and Privacy Policy. Close

[NL2-NL10] JJ fish isolation

    • AYuraoA
      Joined: 18.12.2010 Posts: 317
      Hi there!

      I wanted to evaluate this hand.

      As the guy reraised the fish - I thought that he is isolating rather than 3betting, so I decided to reraise. I think that this all in was probably very bad play. I honestly don´t know what I thought... In the end, I was right about the fish but i still think it is not too good play.

      What do you think Gerv? How to properly - REisolate this fish?

      Poker Stars, $0.05/$0.10 No Limit Hold'em Cash, 9 Players
      Poker Tools Powered By Holdem Manager - The Ultimate Poker Software Suite.

      CO: $10.15 (101.5 bb)
      Hero (BTN): $4 (40 bb)
      SB: $21.81 (218.1 bb)
      BB: $6.15 (61.5 bb)
      UTG+1: $4 (40 bb)
      UTG+2: $4.88 (48.8 bb) 42/9
      MP1: $22.52 (225.2 bb)
      MP2: $2.80 (28 bb)
      MP3: $4 (40 bb) 11/2

      Preflop: Hero is BTN with J J
      UTG+1 folds, UTG+2 raises to $0.20, 2 folds, MP3 raises to $0.60, CO folds, Hero raises to $4 and is all-in, 2 folds, UTG+2 raises to $4.88 and is all-in, MP3 folds

      Flop: ($8.75) 3 7 6 (2 players, 2 are all-in)
      Turn: ($8.75) T (2 players, 2 are all-in)
      River: ($8.75) K (2 players, 2 are all-in)

      $8.75 pot ($0.39 rake)
      Final Board: 3 7 6 T K
      Hero showed J J and lost (-$4 net)
      UTG+2 showed 9 A and won $8.36 ($4.36 net)
  • 1 reply
    • Gerv
      Joined: 07.05.2008 Posts: 17,678
      Hello AyuraoA,

      UTG+2 only has 9 PFR which is not much, I do not know the hand samples as you should provide them. Now the real threat is MP3 who only plays 11/2 with 2 being the raise % so when he 3bets it is definitely a strong move

      That said JJ is not a very good hand anymore so I am more leaning towards a fold!

      Best regards,