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This ratio poker odds chart highlights the ratio odds of completing your draw based on the number of outs you have at different points in a hand. The odds of completing your draw have been rounded to 1 decimal place in this ratio chart. Look below the table for poker odds information on how to use the ratio odds chart. Indicates where you are in the hand when trying to find your odds.

A straight draw with only one card able to complete it. A standard open-ended straight draw with more outs. A hand where another card of the same suit is needed to complete the draw. Both an open ended straight draw and flush combined. 6 8 on a 5 7 Q board.

How to use the ratio odds chart. Look up the ratio odds of completing your draw depending on whether you are on the flop or turn. That’s simple enough, but why are there 2 columns for percentage odds on the flop? The first 2 columns with 1 card to come are the odds that you should be using most frequently. These are the standard odds that assume we could potentially face another bet on the next betting round. Therefore, because you do not expect to have to call another bet or raise on future betting rounds, you can now use these improved odds for seeing 2 cards instead of 1. If you want to try working out the ratio odds for lots of different types of draws, have a look at my article on working out odds for uncommon draws in Texas Hold’em.

How to turn a ratio in to a percentage. Add the two numbers in the ratio together. Then divide 100 by that number. So for example, if you have a flush draw on the turn, the odds of completing your draw are 4. Your ratio must be in the format of «X to 1» first before this method will work. Most ratios in poker are in the X to 1 format anyway, so it’s not a big concern. 3 to 1 which makes the call unprofitable in the long run.

If the pot odds are smaller than the odds of completing your draw, you should fold. For more information on working out ratio odds with drawing hands, see the pot odds article. Go back to the poker odds charts. 50BI at micro stakes, I joined DC. Subscribe to thepokerbank I’ll send you an email if I add something new and interesting to the website. Don’t worry, it doesn’t happen very often. Please help improve it or discuss these issues on the talk page.