Omaha 8 or Better (you also know it as Omaha Hi/lo) is one
of the popular poker games in the online world. This popular game is
in two types:
- Limit Omaha 8 or Better (with a definite specific limit of bets
in every game and on each round of betting)
- Pot Limit Omaha 8 or Better (when a player can bet what is in the
In this gambling game a dealer-button is used to indicate the theoretical
dealer of each hand. After current hand is completed, the button moves to
the next active player clockwise. This player is considered as "the dealer"
for curent hand. Players usually use a single deck of cards to play a hand
of poker. A deck refers to 52 cards excluding the jokers.
If the active pot is $200 and the first player to act in the round bets $150
and the next player calls $150, the third player has a maximum eligible total
bet of $800. The $800 total is made up of the $150 call and $650 raise.
The $650 max raise portion is equal to the pot of $200 + first player's $150
+ second player's $150 + his own call of $150.
A player "scoops" the pot when they win the whole pot.
See also: Omaha or Better Poker
Also games: Online Omaha Poker, Texas Holdem, Online Seven Card Stud Poker