[NL20-NL50] pocket pair

    • daisuke3823
      Joined: 05.02.2008 Posts: 8,321
      Hand converted with online PokerStrategy.com hand converter:


      $0.1/$0.25 No-Limit Hold'em (6 handed)

      Known players:
      MP2 (Hero):

      Preflop: Hero is MP2 with 4, 4.
      Hero raises to $0.75, 4 folds, BB calls $0.50.

      Flop: ($1.6) J, 7, J (2 players)
      BB checks, Hero checks.

      Turn: ($1.6) T (2 players)
      BB checks, Hero bets $1.00, BB calls $1.00.

      River: ($3.6) 7 (2 players)
      BB checks, Hero checks.

      Final Pot: $3.6.
      Results follow:

      Hero shows two pairs, jacks and sevens(4 4).
      BB shows two pairs, jacks and sevens(Q K).

      BB wins with two pairs, jacks and sevens(Q K).

      his stats in 36 hands   vpip16 pfr8 af6 wtsd17 w$sd100 fold to flop CB0   fold to turn CB 0    
      I sometimes delay CB after flop went checked to know strength of my hand.
      is this bad play?
      if I get flush draw on the flop,of course I go CB.
  • 1 reply
    • mbml
      Joined: 27.11.2008 Posts: 20,694
      I think bet or delay cbet on Flop are both options. I prefer delaycbet on more coordinated flops (flops with 2 broadways or 2 middle cards).

      This particular flop is more of a dry flop (J and 7 aren't really too connected, though you have T8 T9 89 with straight draws), and it's paired and rainbow too.

      Therefore I slightly prefer a flop bet but I'm not hating your play.