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[NL2-NL10] JQ from the Big Blind

    • lollujo
      Joined: 05.07.2010 Posts: 201
      I seem to regularly get myself in a mess from the big blind, and this one was no exception...

      Everest - $0.10 NL - Holdem - 9 players
      Hand converted by PokerTracker 3

      UTG+1: $8.89
      MP: $10.58
      MP+1: $13.96
      LP: $1.85
      CO: $1.85
      BTN: $11.28
      SB: $3.74
      Hero (BB): $2.00
      UTG: $18.82

      SB posts SB $0.05, Hero posts BB $0.10

      Pre Flop: (pot: $0.15) Hero has J:spade: Q:spade:

      UTG calls $0.10, fold, fold, fold, fold, fold, BTN calls $0.10, SB calls $0.05, Hero checks

      Flop: ($0.40, 4 players) Q:diamond: 2:diamond: 4:spade:
      SB checks, Hero bets $0.30, UTG calls $0.30, fold, SB calls $0.30

      Turn: ($1.30, 3 players) 3:diamond:
      SB checks, Hero bets $1.60 and is all-in, UTG raises to $3.20, fold

      River: ($4.50, 2 players) J:diamond:
  • 1 reply
    • burek2000
      Joined: 16.11.2007 Posts: 3,105
      Hey lollujo,

      flop is well played, in freeplays you can play top pair with J+ kicker aggressively. On the turn, I would bet 0.80$ and fold to a raise, because it's a very ugly turn card and basically every draw completed and with two opponents it's very likely one of them was drawing.

      Pushing turn as played is also not bad, but I would recommend to bet/fold instead.