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Hold'em Poker means having the 5 best cards available, your hand + board, and her hand + board. You both made a straight, doesn't matter what u have left over. This setup is a split pot, i guess u mixed something up. She probably had 10 and Ace or Ace Queen or Ace King for a Full House, which beats a straight.
Radu Murzea already gave a pretty thorough answer, but I wanted to chime in with another way to think about this that might help. Lets imagine two games: In the first game I deal hands to 9 players and then deal out the board. In the second game I deal a hand to 1 player, muck 16 cards, and then deal out the board. It should be obvious that player one ...
I remember reading on pocket fives a long time ago that you will want one extra buyin, beyond the typical recommendation of 25-40 buyins, for each additional table that you will be playing. 20 buyins is a little on the low side unless you can afford to replace it if you go broke. If you start with 40 buyins, the chance of going broke (assuming that you are ...
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