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[NL2-NL10] NL50 88 from the button

    • imson0ob
      Joined: 17.12.2007 Posts: 80
      Here i wasnt sure if I should push or CB , i finally chose to push. What do u think is better ?

      Known players:

      0.25/0.5 No-Limit Hold'em (10 handed)
      Hand recorder used for this poker hand: PokerStrategy Elephant 0.67 by

      Preflop: Hero is BU with 8:club: , 8:diamond:
      UTG calls $0.50, 6 folds, Hero raises to $2.00, 2 folds, UTG calls $1.50.

      Flop: ($4.75) 6:club: , J:diamond: , 5:heart: (2 players)
      UTG checks, Hero bets $7.25 (All-In), UTG calls $7.25.

      Turn: ($19.25) K:diamond:
      River: ($19.25) 2:heart: (1 players)

      Final Pot: $19.25

      Results follow (highlight to see):
      Hero shows a pair of eights (8c 8d)
      UTG shows a pair of jacks (Jc Th)

      UTG wins with a pair of jacks (Jc Th)
  • 2 replies
    • DaPhunk
      Joined: 01.03.2008 Posts: 2,805
      C C C CBet! :D
    • burek2000
      Joined: 16.11.2007 Posts: 3,105
      Hey imson0ob,

      c-betting is always better than direct push when c-bet will be less than 50% of your stack. This time 2.75-3$ would be enough to c-bet and that's less than 50% of your stack, so there's no need to overbet.

      Please remove the results when you post hands on the forum as they can affect opinion of the people who participate in the hand discussion but are not important to make the correct play.