[NL2-NL10] NL50: raising 77 in MP3?

    • WildBeans
      WildBeans
      Bronze
      Joined: 23.09.2008 Posts: 586
      Is this play alright (preflop)?

      Full Tilt No-Limit Hold'em, $0.50 BB (9 handed) - Full-Tilt Converter Tool from FlopTurnRiver.com

      UTG ($51.60)
      UTG+1 ($10.95)
      MP1 ($15.75)
      MP2 ($13.50)
      Hero (MP3) ($8.50)
      CO ($50)
      Button ($49.35)
      SB ($17.05)
      BB ($15.15)

      Preflop: Hero is MP3 with 7, 7
      [color:#666666]4 folds[/color], [color:#CC3333]Hero bets $1.75[/color], [color:#666666]3 folds[/color], BB calls $1.25

      Flop: ($3.75) 9, A, 8 [color:#009B00](2 players)[/color]
      BB checks, [color:#CC3333]Hero bets $2.50[/color], BB calls $2.50

      Turn: ($8.75) A [color:#009B00](2 players)[/color]
      [color:#CC3333]BB bets $8.75[/color], [color:#666666]Hero folds[/color]

      Total pot: $8.75 | Rake: $0.40

      Results in white below: [color:#FFFFFF]
      BB didn't show
      Outcome: BB won $8.35[/color]
  • 1 reply
    • Gerv
      Gerv
      Bronze
      Joined: 07.05.2008 Posts: 17,678
      77 on mp3 is imo way too loose

      especially when playing without stats since you cannot see how the others behind you play!

      With 77/88, you are sure that you will get an overcard on the flop. If not, there is also a chance (high) that someone has an overpair

      Best regards,
      Gerv