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2nl cash Table, Stealin from the small blind

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  • 2nl cash Table, Stealin from the small blind

    Could I have stolen the pot before I folded and should I actually be in the pot?

  • #2
    a raise pre flop would do everything different

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    • #3
      ** thread moved to Basic Poker Hand Discussions **
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      • #4
        Raise preflop to 5x or even more. Limpers are what they look like: weak.
        If a limper 3bets, you can still call with QJs but be cautious.

        post flop is well played. don't go crazy in a 4way pot

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        • #5
          I think calling, raising and folding are all decent options with none of them being massively +EV. Generally speaking, I'd only ISO raise versus limpers with the kind of hands I'd open in early position (something like 99+/AQ+/KQs). If you're not comfortable playing QJs OOP, then just overlimping (hoping to flop a monster) or folding are both fine.
          Just be aware that flopping one pair OOP will put you in a tricky situation, where you should try and play a small pot, by check-calling to showdown. Only if you make 2 pairs or better should you get aggressive.
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