Texas Hold`Em is incredibly popular and a wealth of information is available to help the novice. Whilst great if you are a new player, the downside is that games become more and more difficult as the standard of players increase. Since you can only win a game by getting someone else to make a mistake, if the other players are well versed in strategy it can become very hard to make a profit.

As a result, many players look for other games to play. Switching to Omaha high Low is a good option as the concepts are similar and many of the people playing Omaha do not have a solid understanding of the game. Many treat Omaha like a game of Hold`Em and overplay hands that, in reality, they should not even be playing to start with.

In Omaha High Low you are given four cards rather than two and if you don`t get lucky with the best five card hand you can win 50% of the pot with a low hand where all five of your cards have a value lower than an 8.

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