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[NL2-NL10] NL5 JJ MP vs. Minraiser OOP

    • woopstash
      Joined: 14.01.2010 Posts: 94
      8-tabling at the time so not a lot of reads. Going purely off bet sizing and gut feeling

      Hand converted with online hand converter:

      Play hand

      $0.02/$0.05 No-Limit Hold'em (8 handed)

      Known players:

      Preflop: Hero is MP3 with J, J.
      UTG2 folds, MP1 raises to $0.10, MP2 folds, Hero raises to $0.40, 4 folds, MP1 calls $0.30.

      Flop: ($0.87) Q, 5, 2 (2 players)
      MP1 bets $0.87, Hero raises to $7.69, MP1 calls $1.94(All-In).

      Turn: ($11.37) T (2 players)

      River: ($11.37) 3 (2 players)

      Final Pot: $11.37.

      Results follow:

      MP1 shows a pair of nines(9s 9d).
      Hero shows a pair of jacks(Jc Js).

      Hero wins with a pair of jacks(Jc Js).
  • 2 replies
    • MaestroOfZerg
      Joined: 17.11.2008 Posts: 5,510

      NH then :) Weird for him to be donking pot in that spot if he has something strong, which would also require him having not 4bet preflop. Maybe Qx fits somewhat if he's aggressive since he's obviously bad. Your call really.

      Hope it helps.
    • woopstash
      Joined: 14.01.2010 Posts: 94
      Yeah i figured since he min raised, and flat called my raise, that he was either on lower pocket pair, or Ax, possibly Axs.

      The pot sized donk bet really gave me the gut feeling that I had him beat. The flop had no flush draws, and the low straight draw which could have been in his range of Ax. I figured if he had something, he'd be value betting since the flop wasn't too dangerous for him if he actually had a hand.

      To be honest, I'm not pushing over the top if his stack isn't so small. I would have just raised to see where i stood.