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[NL2-NL10] JJ facing C/R on flop

    • gfm1975
      Joined: 17.08.2011 Posts: 100
      IPoker, $0.05/$0.10 No Limit Hold'em Cash, 8 Players
      Poker Tools Powered By Holdem Manager - The Ultimate Poker Software Suite.

      CO: $3.30 (33 bb)
      BTN: $11.74 (117.4 bb)
      SB: $19.54 (195.4 bb)
      BB: $10 (100 bb)
      UTG+2: $12.42 (124.2 bb)
      MP1: $9.70 (97 bb)
      Hero (MP2): $16.81 (168.1 bb)
      MP3: $19.14 (191.4 bb)

      Preflop: Hero is MP2 with J J
      UTG+2 folds, MP1 calls $0.10, Hero raises to $0.30, 5 folds, MP1 calls $0.20

      Flop: ($0.75) 3 Q 2 (2 players)
      MP1 checks, Hero bets $0.52, MP1 raises to $1.30, Hero???
      Did i play this poorly, what is the best line to take, should i have check behind for pot control, is this a way ahead or way behind situation, should i have 4x the limp pre.

      $1.79 pot ($0.11 rake)
      Final Board: 3 Q 2
      MP1 mucked and won $1.68 ($0.86 net)
      Hero mucked J J and lost (-$0.82 net)
  • 1 reply
    • EmanuelC16
      Joined: 02.01.2010 Posts: 13,909

      Preflop I think 4bb is better than 3 here.

      On the flop cbetting for value is fine but also checking back works. I prefer cbet since he is a limp/caller so will have many weak hands plus is likely to call.