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[NL2-NL10] nl10Sh JJ vs shorty K high board

    • RasTweet
      RasTweet
      Bronze
      Joined: 26.12.2009 Posts: 4,553
      Hey guys!

      CO: 31/8 after 52 hands
      BB: 36/17 after 58 hands

      Pre: I raised 4x and not 5x because both players left to act are short and it's going to be easy to get stacks in.

      Flop: Easy cbet. Wasn't sure about sizing though. And looking back I think I made a big mistake there. I think I should bet bigger and ship the turn to get it in vs his draws and worse pairs.

      Turn: As played I think to small again because if the draw miss I might not get the rest.

      River: River sucked. I couldn't bet because the draws fold and lower pairs might as well. So I decided to go for the bluff catch. I don't know if I'm ever good here though but I'm getting a great price.

      Prima, $0.05/$0.10 No Limit Hold'em Cash, 4 Players
      Poker Tools Powered By Holdem Manager - The Ultimate Poker Software Suite.

      BTN: $9.87 (98.7 bb)
      Hero (SB): $10.43 (104.3 bb)
      BB: $2.42 (24.2 bb)
      CO: $4.49 (44.9 bb)

      Preflop: Hero is SB with J J
      CO calls $0.10, BTN folds, Hero raises to $0.40, BB calls $0.30, CO calls $0.30

      Flop: ($1.20) 8 K 3 (3 players)
      Hero bets $0.65, BB folds, CO calls $0.65

      Turn: ($2.50) 4 (2 players)
      Hero bets $1.65, CO calls $1.65

      River: ($5.80) 5 (2 players)
      Hero checks, CO bets $1.45, Hero calls $1.45

      Results:
      $8.70 pot ($0.43 rake)
      Final Board: 8 K 3 4 5
      Hero mucked J J and lost (-$4.15 net)
      CO showed 2 K and won $8.27 ($4.12 net)


      Thanks!

      Ras
  • 1 reply
    • kymupa
      kymupa
      Bronze
      Joined: 22.10.2009 Posts: 22,364
      Hello,

      Your preflop play is good.

      On the flop, as you pointed out, you should go for a bigger bet and put the money in on the turn.

      As played, what do you think about check/raising the turn? Do you think it's any good here?

      On the river, considering that he has around 1/3 pot bet left, I doubt he folds any made hand, so I'd just shove for value here, rather than give him a chance to check back.

      Best,
      Plamen