Pot-Limit Omaha Poker has ratings and 15 reviews. Eugene said: This book was a good read. It corrected a lot of the leaks in my game and was also abl. Pot Limit Omaha Poker: The Big Play Strategy (); Advanced Pot-Limit Omaha Vol. I (), Vol. II (), and Vol. III (); The Modern Baseball Card . In his book, Jeff Hwang advocated limping everything but the strongest hands, hoping to get pots multiway. He even advocates limping weak.

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Book Review: Pot Limit Omaha Poker

In PLO8, high hands with any kind of low potential, like K-K, gain a lot of playability from the demi-bluff. Omaha has long been the most popular form of poker in Europe, and now it’s spreading like wildfire throughout North America. Omaha offers more action and bigger pots than Texas Limjt. Happy holidays, GL at the tables! I never thought I’d see that. Jan 30, Sidney added it. Paperbackpages.

Jan 02, Eugene Tung rated it it was amazing. In other words, the winning hand at the river will often be a straight. Returning to the discussion of ideal flop situations, Big Play Strategy next discusses how much heat different kinds of hands can handle post-flop. Whether you’re a cash-game professional or poker hobbyist–and whether you play live or online–this book will arm you with a winning big-play strategy that’s easy to master even if you’ve never played Omaha before.


Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. It’s second only to Jevf as my favorite poker variant and no one plays Cincinnati anymore, not even in Europeand I play Omaha and Omaha-split tournaments whenever I can. You’ll discover the subtle distinctions that set Omaha above other games.

Is the approach too transparent now adays or will this style still pit a person to beat PLO online?

Find More Posts by Vidman. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. After he graduated college, Jeff picked up poker, and he has been playing semi-professionally ever since. Return to Book Page. The basic strategy, odds calculation and gameplay changes a lot from NLH.

Book Review: Pot Limit Omaha Poker – Thinking Poker

The author proposes a simple but effective strategy geared towards the low-stakes, full-ring PLO games primarily found in brick and mortar casinos. In that sentence alone you can tell how outdated this book is; that is, if you were to read it in a literal omahw. Send a private message to Meff Although the book is aimed at full ring games, the idea of the nut draw, nut draw with redraws, which straights are good, the problem of the dangler, etc are all things that PLO players need to know from a very broad strategy perspective.


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Poker Book Review: Jeff Hwang’s ‘Advanced Pot-Limit Omaha, Volume I’

Great notions about the main differences about the variants and the “changing gears” you should be prepared to approach both games. Henry DeBenedetto ljmit it it was ok Feb 01, Great book Very easy to understand and very helpful in understanding how important the fundamentals are. User Name Remember Me?

Send a private message to coon Hwang devotes quite a lot of pages and examples to what is really a fairly simple strategy: I feel like this book alone is enough to beat low stakes live PLO. A graduate of Washington University in St. I would suggest at least some basic strategy knowledge in poker beforehand though.

I will read his other PLO books 3 volumes. Isn’t it time you got in on it? Hwang does a fantastic job introducing us noobs pt the types and relative strength of PLO starting hands, he’s very thorough when it comes to that, and that alone will save you a lot of money when you start to play PLO online.