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[NL2-NL10] nl4 QQ on low paired board

    • helliaspapas
      Joined: 07.03.2009 Posts: 191
      Hero (BTN): $4.80 (120 bb)
      SB: $4.02 (100.5 bb)
      BB: $5.06 (126.5 bb) 44/11/3/0/18 (vpip/pfr/af/3bet/hands)
      MP: $18.98 (474.5 bb)
      CO: $4 (100 bb)

      Preflop: Hero is BTN with Q Q
      MP raises to $0.08, CO folds, Hero raises to $0.24, SB folds, BB raises to $0.96, MP folds, Hero calls $0.72

      Flop: ($2.02) 8 8 4 (2 players)
      BB checks, Hero checks

      Turn: ($2.02) A (2 players)
      BB bets $0.92, Hero folds

      Results:[spoiler] $2.02 pot ($0.13 rake)
      Final Board: 8 8 4 A
      Hero mucked Q Q and lost (-$0.96 net)
      BB mucked and won $1.89 ($0.93 net)

      Well I think I played the hand prety bad what are the alternatives??Shove preflop?Shove on flop or just fold earlier??
  • 2 replies
    • CPallo
      Joined: 12.04.2012 Posts: 4,350
      Shove flop, as played. I had folded that hand pre-flop against his 4-bet.
    • veriz
      Joined: 20.07.2008 Posts: 65,504
      Hello helliaspapas,

      If you want to continue preflop then get it in, you can't really Call and hope to hit a set. You wont play your hand profitable this way. :) Nor I don't really understand why you don't Bet the flop whilst it's one of the best boards you would like to get.

      Though I'd rather recommend folding it preflop without even knowing much about the guy.

      Best Regards.