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Below are some helpful charts outlining poker hand odds and poker hand probabilities for different games and situations.  

Knowing the odds for specific situations can vastly improve your ability to compete in poker.  Below you'll find odds for the 5 most popular poker game variants in easy-to-read tables.  

High Hand Probabilities

Shown here is a table outlining poker hand percentages for making the main types of hands in the most popular poker games.

 

Odds to get for each game:

 

5 Card Draw

Holdem

7 Stud

Omaha

Royal Flush

0.00015%

0.00323%

0.00323%

0.00920%

Straight Flush

0.00139%

0.02785%

0.02785%

0.07950%

Four of a kind

0.02401%

0.16807%

0.16807%

0.48000%

Full House

0.14406%

2.59610%

2.59610%

6.34750%

Flush

0.19654%

3.02549%

3.02549%

6.73410%

Straight

0.39247%

4.61938%

4.61938%

11.2799%

Three of a kind

2.11285%

4.82987%

4.82987%

8.78250%

Two pair

4.75390%

23.4955%

23.4955%

36.8398%

Pair

42.2569%

43.8226%

43.8226%

26.4593%

High Card

50.1177%

17.4119%

17.4119%

2.98810%

 

Texas Holdem Hand Odds

In this section are various poker hand odds for the most popular poker variant, Texas Holdem.

Basic Hand Types:

Hand Type

% Chance to Get

Odds

Pocket Pair

5.88%

1 in 17

Any suited Cards

23.53%

1 in 4.25

Un-suited, Un-paired

70.59%

1 in 1.4

Suited Connector

3.92%

1 in 25.5

Any 2 Broadway

14.3%

1 in 7

Connectors

15.7%

1 in 6.4

 

Top 20 Hands

Hand

% Chance to Get

Odds

AA

0.452%

1 in 221

KK

0.452%

1 in 221

QQ

0.452%

1 in 221

JJ

0.452%

1 in 221

AKs

0.302%

1 in 332

TT

0.452%

1 in 221

AQs

0.302%

1 in 332

AJs

0.302%

1 in 332

AKo

0.905%

1 in 111

KQs

0.302%

1 in 332

ATs

0.302%

1 in 332

KJs

0.302%

1 in 332

AQo

0.905%

1 in 111

99

0.452%

1 in 221

QJs

0.302%

1 in 332

KTs

0.302%

1 in 332

88

0.452%

1 in 221

QTs

0.302%

1 in 332

A9s

0.302%

1 in 332

AJo

0.905%

1 in 111

 

Pre-flop Poker Hand Odds

Holdem Preflop Hand Matchups (favorite listed first)

Situation

Approximate Odds

Pair vs Smaller Pair

81%-19%

Pair vs 2 Overcards

52%-48%

Pair vs 1 Overcard and 1 Undercard

70%-30%

Pair vs 2 Undercards

85%-15%

Dominated hand  (ie AK v AQ)

75%-25%

 

Post-flop Poker Hand Odds

Select Postflop Matchups (all in on flop)

Approximate Odds

Overpair vs Flush Draw

65%-35%

Overpair vs Open Ended Straght Draw

66%-33%

Overpair vs Gutshot+Flush Draw

55%-45%

Overpair vs OESD+Flush Draw

46%-54%

Set vs Flush Draw

75%-25%

Set vs OESD+Flush Draw

60%-40%

Set vs Made Flush

35%-65%

Omaha Hand Odds

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Because of the combinations, Omaha is a much more complicated game than Holdem mathematically.  Shown below are some select pre-flop poker hand percentages for Omaha.

Hand

% Chance to Get

Odds

A Pair of Aces

2.50%

1 in 40

Double Suited Aces

0.32%

1 in 313

Double Suited Kings

0.32%

1 in 313

No Gap Rundown

0.95%

1 in 105

Double Pair

1.04%

1 in 96

Double Suited

13.48%

1 in 7.5

Holdem players are used to aces being a huge favorite over any hand before the flop.  This table illustrates that this is not the case in Omaha with a few select matchups.

Select Preflop Matchups

Approximate Odds

A Pair of Aces vs A No Gap Rundown

61%-39%

A Pair of Aces vs A pair of Kings

70%-30%

A Pair of Aces vs A Random Hand

65%-35%

A No Gap Rundown vs A Double Pair without AA

43%-57%

 

5 Card Draw Odds

Shown below are the odds of making certain hands when starting with a draw.

Situation

Chances to Improve to:

Percentage

Odds

Drawing 3 holding a Pair

     

2 Pair

15.87%

1 in 6.3

Trips

11.49%

1 in 8.7

Full House

1.02%

1 in 98

Quads

0.28%

1 in 360

Drawing 2 Holding Trips

     

Full House

6.10%

1 in 16.4

Quads

4.26%

1 in 23.5

Drawing 1 Holding 2 pair

Full House

8.51%

1 in 11.75

Drawing 1 Holding a Four Flush

Flush

19.15%

1 in 5.2

Drawing 2 Holding a 3 Flush

Flush

4.16%

1 in 24

Drawing 1 Holding an Open Ended Striaght Draw

Straight

17.02%

1 in 6

Drawing 1 Holding an Inside Straight Draw

Straight

8.51%

1 in 11.75

Seven Card Stud Odds

Below are the odds of being dealt or making specific poker hands in 7-card stud.

Hand

Percentage

Odds

Rolled Up AAA

0.018%

1 in 5525

Any Rolled Up Trips

0.235%

1 in 425

Any Pair

16.667%

1 in 6

Make Flush Starting with 3 suit

16.667%

1 in 6

Make Straight Starting with 3 straight

14.286%

1 in 7

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