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5nl 6max 25- bottom 2 V top 2

5nl 6max 25- bottom 2 V top 2 - Mon Apr 30, 2012, 06:19 AM
Nashy1996's Avatar
Since: Dec 2011
Posts: 164
PokerStars Zoom Hand #79614251732: Hold'em No Limit ($0.02/$0.05) - 2012/04/29 3:37:15 ET
Table 'Donati' 6-max Seat #1 is the button
Seat 1: Nashy1996 ($7.42 in chips)
Seat 2: b. belchior ($4.16 in chips)
Seat 3: mkn1984 ($5.01 in chips)
Seat 4: Carvin Icon ($4.86 in chips)
Seat 5: Donseng1990 ($5 in chips)
Seat 6: lexporoshin ($4.15 in chips)
b. belchior: posts small blind $0.02
mkn1984: posts big blind $0.05
*** HOLE CARDS ***
Dealt to Nashy1996 [2h 5h]
Carvin Icon: folds
Donseng1990: folds
lexporoshin: folds
Nashy1996: raises $0.10 to $0.15
b. belchior: calls $0.13
mkn1984: calls $0.10
*** FLOP *** [2s 5d Jc]
b. belchior: checks
mkn1984: checks
Nashy1996: bets $0.35
b. belchior: calls $0.35
mkn1984: folds
*** TURN *** [2s 5d Jc] [6h]
b. belchior: checks
Nashy1996: bets $0.85
b. belchior: raises $1.10 to $1.95
Nashy1996: raises $4.97 to $6.92 and is all-in
b. belchior: calls $1.71 and is all-in
Uncalled bet ($3.26) returned to Nashy1996
*** RIVER *** [2s 5d Jc 6h] [9h]

Hey everyone,

Just wanted to question getting the money in here with bottom 2 pair and if it was correct.
I'm sorry again i dont have any info on this opponent because i decided later to review, i decided to steal on the button here maybe a little loose but i was playing zoom so i felt like the adjustment was correct,post flop i felt like the board texture was relatively kind to me considering i have 2pair blockers to sets.
So should i treat bottom 2 differently to top 2 pair? would really love ur thoughts
Mon Apr 30, 2012, 08:22 AM
PSO-xflixx's Avatar
Since: Jun 2011
Posts: 1,119
(Live Trainer)
Hi Nashy,

preflop is kinda loose but fine imo if blinds are particularly tight - and this should be the case more often than not in zoom games.

I would b/f turn here since I do not expect people to be x/r for value with a hand any worse than bottom two, especially not in zoom. That leaves us with the hopes of villain bluffing turn which I don't see him doing much once he has x/c on a drawless flop. In addition, the only real draw (43) got there.

- Felix

Live Trainer

Tue May 01, 2012, 07:33 AM
Nashy1996's Avatar
Since: Dec 2011
Posts: 164
Thanks Felix, really helps to get your thoughts i'm working at my process in those spots and asking myself those questions you presented.

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