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Old 02-17-2003, 09:40 PM
ZEN MASTER ZEN MASTER is offline
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Default board pairing

is the board in holdem favored to pair or not. If it is? by how much. Wopuld You please wlk me thrugh Your calculations. Thank You
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Old 02-18-2003, 01:13 AM
BruceZ BruceZ is offline
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Default Re: board pairing

The board is a slight favorite to be unpaired in 5 cards. The number of unpaired boards counting every order the cards can occur in is 52*48*44*40*36. The number of total boards is 52*51*50*49*48. The ratio is 50.7% unpaired boards.
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Old 02-20-2003, 02:29 AM
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Default Re: board pairing

If the flop is unpaired then the chance the board will remain unpaired at the river is 61.2%. The calculation is the same as Bruce's, just with the last two numbers: 40*36 / 49*48

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