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[NL2-NL10] 50NL sss 5 limpers, on bb

    • Mashadar
      Joined: 30.08.2007 Posts: 76
      Green Joker Poker Greeneye (Beginner) 0.25/0.50, hand converted by the iPoker Converter at Talking-Poker

      saw flop | saw showdown

      Button TearsOfSun ($9.25)
      SB Firiane ($11.25)
      BB 1Mash ($10)
      UTG raizer02 ($7.40)
      UTG+1 chilledace ($21.80)
      MP isti85 ($59.47)
      MP smeigle ($25.65)
      MP Widukin3 ($26.90)
      CO-1 Don4tello ($43.90)
      CO Porta007 ($42.15)

      Preflop: 1Mash is in the BB with 9:heart: T:club:
      raizer02 calls 0.50, chilledace calls 0.50, isti85 calls 0.50, 1 fold, Widukin3 calls 0.50, Don4tello calls 0.50, 3 folds, 1Mash checks.

      Flop (3.25) J:diamond: 8:spade: 8:club:
      1Mash bets 2.50, raizer02 calls 2.50, 4 folds.

      Turn (8.25) 9:spade:
      1Mash moves all-in for 7, raizer02 moves all-in for 4.40.

      River (19.65) 4:club:

      1Mash shows 9:heart: T:club:
      raizer02 shows Q:spade: Q:heart:

      raizer02 wins 19.65 with Two pair, Queen's and Eight's with a Jack for a kicker

      was this ok?
  • 3 replies
    • xylere
      Joined: 27.05.2007 Posts: 2,939
      I would play check/call in case I get good odds. I am kinda confused about the board, on one hand its rainbow, on other its paired... the last is definately not good. I guess I might play it agressivle on the board like J 8 4 different suits against 3 opponents, but im not sure.

      updated: I thought about it again and I guess i would check/fold it even against 3 opp. Obviously, with such a hand we are willing to get good pot odds, so what`s the point of forcing opponents to fold.
      So i think the only spot where I would play it agressively on the flop is against completed small blind who has checked to me.

      On the turn I think check/fold is a good option. Ill explain why...
      1) You are not that much pot commited, since you invested a bit less then 1/3 of your stack

      2) your pot odds are approx. 1:3 and if I didn`t miss anything you have 8 outs if you put him on trips and 10 outs if yo put him on top pair. So in best case scenario our odds are 1:3.6 that is lower than our pot odds thus should be trashed.

      3) The guy is shortstack. Even if he doesn`t knows about SSS it doesn`t seem logicall to call 2.50 flop bet with nothing. I guess it indicates the made hand.

      I suggest you next time not to post results of the hand
    • degnic
      Joined: 06.02.2007 Posts: 3,953
      against 5 people I don't bet on flop, if it was 1 or 2 I would bet out, but definetly not against 5. How would you have continued with the hand if someone raised you on flop? Check/call (if you get the odds to call) is better line for the flop. Turn is a check/call or check/fold aswell if you didn't hit your straight.
    • Berliner1982
      Joined: 12.07.2006 Posts: 5,644
      OOP against 5 Opponents, I would play check/Raise All-In. But thats depending on the Action. If one bets and another raises, their is a good chance of trips here and you could consider to fold your Draw here.

      Like played you have to go All-In on the Flop, even when you´re nearly every time behind.