If you have dabbled playing poker online, you know it takes more than just ‘luck’ to win consecutively! The skill-based mind sport requires you to think on your feet under immense pressure, performing multiple calculations before your mouse goes click! With online poker getting competitive by the day, you always need that extra edge that will keep you winning.
The edge could come in any form from your observation skills on a live table to complex GTO strategies, you can have your pick based on the stakes or levels you play! To begin with, we thought we’d start you off with a basic ready reckoner for online poker math. Just like back in your school days, you remember the time you spent memorizing your ‘tables’? Well, this is a way cooler one and we suggest not blindly memorizing it but learning it with the right live examples!
Odds In Online Poker
Today, we look at the basic way how two hands can relate to each other in an online poker game of Hold’em. It is important to note that the odds represented below are all pre-flop, all-in situations. We need only an approximation of the percent chance of each hand winning and we can round the equities off to make them easier to remember. All this, so you can focus on the rest of the factors of the game!
All-in I heard from the corner of my ear; Do I shove