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Top new questions this week:

What is the correct calculation to make various combinations of Hold'em hands?

For example, if I hold two different cards, what's the probability I get a pair at river? Here is my calculation: (3/50 + 3/49 + 3/48 + 3/47 + 3/46)*2 Is it correct? How does one calculate the ...

texas-hold-em odds  
asked by mark 4 votes
answered by LiY 3 votes

Do Odds Change if Count of Players at Table Change?

I must admit I am much more of a non-Poker gambler, but this question intrigued me. The more players that are at a table, the more likely it is that a given card will be in someone's hand and not ...

asked by Chrismas007 3 votes
answered by TacticalCoder 4 votes

Must you show your cards if you are playing the board?

I was curious, if you do like a monster bluff in hold em' and your hand is literally the board, someone calls you and its time to show your cards. Do you legally have to show your cards in this case, ...

texas-hold-em rules  
asked by KDiTraglia 1 vote
answered by Jon 2 votes

Greatest hits from previous weeks:

Possible cheating in Online Poker (by the dealer)

It sure seems at times that the hands are dealt specifically to enhance betting. I am wondering if any of these sites might try to set up hands. For tournament play it wouldn't seem to be an advantage ...

asked by rraustad 4 votes
answered by lnafziger 13 votes

Is online poker still a profitable way to make money in 2014?

I knew back in the year 2005 to 2008 time-frame, online poker with mid stakes are profitable to play. I was wondering if one can still make money profitably by playing online poker game? The reason I ...

asked by Hossain Ahmed Saiman 8 votes
answered by Brent Morrow 8 votes

When to fold AA pre-flop?

Let's simplify the situation: you have pocket aces (AA) cash game all players but one have folded (heads-up) the remaining player goes all-in. we are pre-flop Is there a situation where folding ...

texas-hold-em cash-game  
asked by jeckyll2hide 7 votes
answered by Cory Kendall 9 votes

How does Lo work in Omaha Hi-Lo

I have never really understood how the lo hand works. I understand that you have to have a qualifying lo hand but what does it take to qualify? Is it the best low hand or the worst?

rules omaha-hi-lo  
asked by Chad 6 votes
answered by configurator 8 votes
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