[NL2-NL10] Read BU raise as blind-steal, and try re-steal with 88

    • tomahawkpt
      tomahawkpt
      Bronze
      Joined: 03.01.2009 Posts: 78
      The player on the button raised to 3BB after a call from a player in early position. I read this raise as a blind steal, and so, holding pocket 8's I try a re-steal with all-in as stated in the SHC for the SSS

      Was this the right +EV move?

      $0.05/$0.1 No-Limit Hold'em (8 handed)

      Known players:
      MP3:
      $5.90
      CO:
      $4.42
      BU:
      $4.00
      SB (Hero):
      $1.99
      BB:
      $5.44
      UTG2:
      $3.90
      MP1:
      $6.45
      MP2:
      $5.46


      Preflop: Hero is SB with 8, 8.
      UTG2 calls $0.10, 4 folds, BU raises to $0.30, Hero raises to $1.99, 2 folds, BU calls $1.69.

      Flop: ($4.18) 9, 4, 4 (2 players)


      Turn: ($4.18) 9 (2 players)


      River: ($4.18) J (2 players)


      Final Pot: $4.18.
      Results follow:

      Hero shows two pairs, nines and eights(8 8).
      BU shows two pairs, aces and nines(A A).

      BU wins with two pairs, aces and nines(A A).
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