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[NL2-NL10] Nl10 Fr - 99 blind resteal gone horribly wrong

    • wowadvisor
      Joined: 02.01.2009 Posts: 741
      Known players:

      0.05/0.1 No-Limit Hold'em (7 handed)
      Hand recorder used for this poker hand: PokerStrategy Elephant 0.67 by

      Preflop: Hero is BU with 9:diamond: , 9:club:
      3 folds, CO raises to $0.40, Hero raises to $1.20, 2 folds, CO raises to $0.80 (All-In).

      Flop: ($2.15) 3:heart: , 7:heart: , T:diamond:
      Turn: ($2.15) 6:spade:
      River: ($2.15) J:diamond: (2 players)

      Final Pot: $2.15

      Results follow (highlight to see):
      Hero shows a pair of nines (9d 9c)
      CO shows a pair of jacks (Ac Js)

      CO wins with a pair of jacks (Ac Js)

      any advice?
  • 4 replies
    • DecMate
      Joined: 25.01.2009 Posts: 1,407
      restealing in low stake ring games is kind of pointless, especially if he's a shortstack. ULTRA bad move there.
      only do this type of move if you have good reads.
    • wowadvisor
      Joined: 02.01.2009 Posts: 741
      yea i knew it was risky i will not try it again :( but how did i play the hand anyway?
    • silent21
      Joined: 08.08.2008 Posts: 1,556
      even though u got only 83 hands from him and the stats are not so accurate, still they are very low..., 3% pfr + 25% steal from late position + he is short stacker... there is no point of resteal with 99, dont run into marginal spots with marginal hand

    • veriz
      Joined: 20.07.2008 Posts: 65,504

      Please don't post results.

      Preflop: Depending on the opponenet, if you think that he can raise very loose here then you can easily go broke, like you have seen him raising before with some random hand because of his stack but according to his stack it's safer to just fold the hand and not take any risks. Also two opponents are behind you, it could be that they have a hand also so I'd prefer to fold also but I don't think that it's a so big mistake to go broke here against such a shorty.

      Best regards,