User Name Remember Me? In his book, Jeff Hwang advocated limping everything but the strongest hands, hoping to get pots multiway. He even advocates limping weak aces. His idea is to play tight and wait to make the nuts with redraws.
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Jeff Hwang is a semi-professional poker player and an investment analyst who regularly writes about the gaming industry for the Motley Fool, a well known website about stocks and investing.
A graduate of Washington University in St. Louis with a B. After he graduated college, Jeff picked up poker, and he has been playing semi-professionally ever since. The material in his book is the result of playing various Omaha games nearly exclusively for over eighteen months, both live and online. Jeff lives in St. Louis eight months of the year and spends time in Fort Lauderdale, Washington, D.
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Account Options Sign in. Top charts. New arrivals. If you've never tried Pot-Limit Omaha, you're missing out on the most exciting, most lucrative cash game around. Omaha has long been the most popular form of poker in Europe, and now it's spreading like wildfire throughout North America.
The reason is simple: Omaha offers more action and bigger pots than Texas Hold'em. Isn't it time you got in on it? 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.
You'll discover the subtle distinctions that set Omaha above other games. The material in this book is the result of playing various Omaha games nearly exclusively for over eighteen months, both live and online. Reviews Review Policy. Published on. Flowing text, Google-generated PDF.
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Jeff Hwang is a semi-professional poker player and an investment analyst who regularly writes about the gaming industry for the Motley Fool, a well known website about stocks and investing. A graduate of Washington University in St. Louis with a B. After he graduated college, Jeff picked up poker, and he has been playing semi-professionally ever since. The material in his book is the result of playing various Omaha games nearly exclusively for over eighteen months, both live and online. Jeff lives in St. Louis eight months of the year and spends time in Fort Lauderdale, Washington, D.
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