[NL2-NL10] NL25 JJ with overcards on flop

    • JoJo0606
      JoJo0606
      Bronze
      Joined: 07.02.2008 Posts: 49
      $0.1/$0.25 No Limit Holdem
      9 players
      Converted at weaktight.com

      Stacks:
      UTG ($4.50)
      UTG 1 ($25.50)
      Hero ($4.30)
      MP2 ($29.70)
      MP3 ($45.15)
      CO ($26.70)
      BTN ($24.30)
      SB ($25.35)
      BB ($22.15)

      Pre-flop: ($0.35, 9 players) Hero is MP1 J:diamond: J:heart:
      2 folds, Hero raises to $1, 1 fold, MP3 calls $1, 1 fold, BTN calls $1, 2 folds

      Flop: K:heart: A:club: 3:heart: ($3.35, 3 players)
      Hero checks, MP3 bets $0.25, BTN calls $0.25, Hero goes all-in $3.30, MP3 calls $3.05, BTN folds

      Turn: 7:spade: ($10.20, 2 players)

      River: 7:club: ($10.20, 2 players)

      Final Pot: $10.20
      Hero shows: J:diamond: J:heart:
      MP3 shows: A:diamond: 6:club:

      MP3 wins $9.70 ( won $5.40 )
      Hero lost -$4.30
      BTN lost -$1.25


      It seemed like a weak steal at the time. Looking at it now it was probably a bad play on my part but i still want to make sure :D
  • 2 replies
    • Gerv
      Gerv
      Bronze
      Joined: 07.05.2008 Posts: 17,678
      3 Players is a check/fold action if you have a trashhand (Meaning 1 overcard on the flop or more)

      So Check/fold the flop here. % chance are higher that someone has a King or Ace.
    • IngolPoker
      IngolPoker
      Black
      Joined: 05.09.2006 Posts: 10,467
      Originally posted by Gerv
      3 Players is a check/fold action if you have a trashhand (Meaning 1 overcard on the flop or more)

      So Check/fold the flop here. % chance are higher that someone has a King or Ace.
      #2 no reason to get crazy here