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[NL2-NL10] nl5 QJ

    • DrRaab
      Joined: 05.12.2011 Posts: 694
      Poker Stars, $0.02/$0.05 No Limit Hold'em Cash, 8 Players
      Poker Tools Powered By Holdem Manager - The Ultimate Poker Software Suite.

      BB: $9.83 (196.6 bb)
      UTG+2: $5 (100 bb)
      MP1: $7.26 (145.2 bb)
      MP2: $6.61 (132.2 bb)
      MP3: $3.92 (78.4 bb)
      CO: $5.53 (110.6 bb)
      Hero (BTN): $5.11 (102.2 bb)
      SB: $1.90 (38 bb)

      Preflop: Hero is BTN with J Q
      2 folds, MP2 raises to $0.10, 2 folds, Hero calls $0.10, SB folds, BB calls $0.05

      Flop: ($0.32) 9 Q J (3 players)
      BB checks, MP2 bets $0.25, Hero calls $0.25, BB folds

      Turn: ($0.82) 7 (2 players)
      MP2 bets $0.55, Hero calls $0.55

      River: ($1.92) 7 (2 players)
      MP2 bets $1.40, Hero calls $1.40

      Villain was quite aggro and seemed happy to barrel off, wasn't too sure whether to raise as it looks strong on such a draw less board
  • 1 reply
    • BogdanPS
      Joined: 12.05.2010 Posts: 27,588
      Hi DrRaab,

      Given the board texture we can also look at raising for value. I'm assuming we called preflop because he was opening wide which means that he can have a lot of pair+draw that can call.

      As played we should look at raising the turn if we didn't raise the flop.