I see a lot of questions from time to time on What the odds of this and what the Odds of that so wanted to share this with you guys


The Odds of....

Catching a pocket pair........................................6%
Catching two cards of the same suit in your pocket...........24%
Catching suited connectors in your pocket.....................4%
Catching pocket Aces or pocket Kings.........................0.9%
Catching Ace-King suited in your pockets.....................0.3%
Catching Ace-King unsuited in your pockets...................1.2%
Catching one Ace in your pockets.............................16%
Catching pocket Aces, Kings, Queens or Jacks.................1.8%

Your pocket Kings facing pocket Aces in a heads-up game......0.004%
Your Ace-King pocket hitting an Ace or a King by the river...50%
Both pocket cards being Jacks or better.......................9%

Flopping four cards to a flush and making it by the river....39%
Flopping an open-ended straight/flush and making either......54%
by the river.
Flopping an open-ended straight and making it by the river...34%
Flopping two pair and making a full house by the river.......17%
Flopping three of a kind and making a full house or four.....37%
of a kind by the river.
Flopping a set when holding a pocket pair....................12%
Flopping two more of the same suit when holding two suited...11%
cards.
Flopping a pair and improving to two pair or three of a kind.22%
by the river.

A gutshot straight draw improving to a straight by the river.17%
Making a flush by the river when flopping three cards to a... 4%
flush (i.e. making a backdoor flush, also known as runner-
runner)
Making a straight by the river flopping three cards to a......1.5%
straight (i.e. making a backdoor straight, also known as
runner runner)
Catching an Ace on the turn or river when holding one in......13%
your hand and missing the flop.

Someone holding an Ace in their hand when one is on the.......
board with.....
5 players in the hand.........................................58%
4 players in the hand.........................................47%
3 players in the hand.........................................35%
2 players in the hand.........................................23%

Someone holding a set of two cards that are paired on the.....
board with.....
5 players in the hand.........................................43%
4 players in the hand.........................................34%
3 players in the hand.........................................26%
2 players in the hand.........................................17%
 

 May the Felt stay soft, and the Chips Pile High

     Brian