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[NL20-NL50] 99 turn donked against SSS

    • Gonchan
      Gonchan
      Bronze
      Joined: 14.06.2011 Posts: 2,877
      Prima, $0.25/$0.50 No Limit Hold'em Cash, 6 Players
      Poker Tools Powered By Holdem Manager - The Ultimate Poker Software Suite.

      CO: $66.94 (133.9 bb)
      Hero (BTN): $50 (100 bb)
      SB: $93.02 (186 bb)
      BB: $50.50 (101 bb)
      UTG: $58.86 (117.7 bb)
      MP: $15.71 (31.4 bb)

      Preflop: Hero is BTN with 9 9
      UTG folds, MP calls $0.50, CO folds, Hero raises to $2, SB folds, BB calls $1.50, MP calls $1.50

      Flop: ($6.25) 7 8 J (3 players)
      BB checks, MP checks, Hero bets $4, BB folds, MP calls $4

      Turn: ($14.25) Q (2 players)
      MP bets $9.71 and is all-in, Hero calls $9.71

      River: ($33.67) 2 (2 players, 1 is all-in)

      Results:
      $33.67 pot ($1.68 rake)
      Final Board: 7 8 J Q 2
      Hero showed 9 9 and lost (-$15.71 net)
      MP showed J K and won $31.99 ($16.28 net)


      31/4/68

      His preflop stats seems passive so should I fold turn.
      Moreover, should I check flop with mid pair on this situation?
  • 1 reply
    • mbml
      mbml
      Black
      Joined: 27.11.2008 Posts: 20,779
      Hi.

      Flop: Do we really need to bet 99 here? I would check back, hope to get a low card on the Turn and then maybe we can sneak in a value bet here.

      Turn: I think we have a very easy fold. with JX i would call, i don't see him having too many QX, but still 99 seems a little too weak to call here. What air do you really expect him to show up with?