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Counterfeit confusion in Omaha Hi-Lo

You would use [A2][543] and the villain would use [A5][432] to make the same Lo. There is no counterfeiting here. If the board was instead K324J, you would have no Lo.
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Can I use all the cards in a hand in Omaha hi-low?

Yes, a player can use any combination of two cards from their hand and 3 from the board in Omaha Hi-low to make a complete hand, and they do now have to be the same cards for the high and low hands. ...
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Poker Hi Low 8 or Better - calling your hand

There are at least two different ways to play high-low split poker: "declare" and "cards speak". With the "declare" option there's also "in-turn" and "...
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High low Omaha question

For both your high and your low hand you must use 2 cards from your hand and 3 cards from the board. With 76 you have 34567 for the high and A2367 for the low. With A2 you have A2345 for the high and ...
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Why was this a split pot? PLO8

Your analysis is correct; your high hand (AA227) is better than your opponent's (TT22A). My best guess as to why this was a split pot is that you were playing Omaha Hi-Lo, not standard PLO. In Omaha ...
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What happens if no one has a low hand

If there is no qualifying low, the full pot is awarded to the player(s) with the high hand.
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Odds on flopping a Royal Flush?

The number of different poker hands is '52 over 5' which is 2598960. Four of them are royal flushes, so the chance of a poker hand to be a royal flush is 649740. Because you have four holes, you can ...
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Omaha Hi/Lo hand question comparing two low hands

The easiest way to compare Omaha low hands is to treat the cards as numbers (with Ace = 1) and order high to low. In your example: Player A has 87521 Player B has 87431 Ordered numerically, Player B'...
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Winning with pocket quads at omaha hi low

Correct. It would be possible, but highly unlikely to win the high half of the pot, with one pair, two pair or a full house. You cannot win the low half at all, as one pair does not qualify for a low ...
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Pot Limit Omaha 8 or better rules

Player 1 can raise call or fold when the action gets to him. Player 2 can only call the 15 dollar raise, this small raise does not reopen the action for player two. When the raise is large enough to ...
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Pot Limit Omaha 8 or better rules

Once any person checks or bets he can't raise anymore unless someone else bets or raises an amount that is more than a min-bet or min-raise. A min-bet is betting a big blind. A min-raise is ...
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Odds on flopping a Royal Flush?

In Omaha you must play exactly two cards from you hole cards First you need the two royal cards in your hole cards. You don't want a 3rd as it blocks the royal. You could technically have two ...
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