[NL20-NL50] how to play set

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

      ハンドをプレーする

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

      Known players:
      BU:
      $55.89
      SB:
      $50.21
      BB:
      $22.63
      MP2 (Hero):
      $30.96
      MP3:
      $20.04
      CO:
      $14.73


      Preflop: Hero is MP2 with 8, 8.
      Hero raises to $0.75, 4 folds, BB raises to $1.25, Hero calls $0.50.

      Flop: ($2.6) Q, 8, 4 (2 players)
      BB bets $2.50, Hero calls $2.50.

      Turn: ($7.6) J (2 players)
      BB bets $5.00, Hero calls $5.00.

      River: ($17.6) 5 (2 players)
      BB bets $13.88, Hero calls $13.88.

      Final Pot: $45.36.
      Results follow:

      BB shows a straight, queen high(9 T).
      Hero shows three of a kind, eights(8 8).

      BB wins with a straight, queen high(9 T).


      he is unknown.
      I think its something I cannot fold?
      or is there better way to play this hand?
  • 1 reply
    • mbml
      mbml
      Black
      Joined: 27.11.2008 Posts: 20,696
      Hi.

      if you are starting to think about folding sets the stacks must be super deep and board must be super coordinated. That's not the case here. It's a small 3bet pot and BB is slightly short.

      Very easy all-in here. I would never ever consider folding QJ here, let alone 88.