The winning strategy – Bandarq



How to play


Expanding your poker repertoire is always a good thing (like knowing how to change a wheel, knowing the various forms of poker always come in handy at some stage). And, if you’re in the dark about how to play Omaha Hi/Lo, then Bandarq you’re in the right place. Read on to become an Omaha Hi/Lo superstar.


Omaha High/Low is an interesting variation of Omaha poker that allows for two winning hands to share the pot; the best high hand, and the best low hand. If you’re not sure how to play Omaha, we recommend that you quickly read our tutorial here before coming back to this.


For a hand to qualify for the low hand, it must consist of five unpaired cards with the highest being no greater than an 8. The winning low hand is determined by the player with the lowest high-card if you see what we mean, and in the event of a tie the next lowest high-card is used and so on. In the event of a tie where the two Bandarq hands cannot be separated, each player receives a quarter of the pot.


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