A very clear-cut example of insurance in poker would be something as follows:
- You and another player are all in, the pot is $500.
- You have 70% equity to win the hand and request insurance.
- The other player agrees to insurance at no extra odds.
- If you win, you pay your opponent $150 from the pot.
How do you win the bad beat jackpot on Zynga Poker?
To win the Bad Beat Jackpot, a player must lose a hand with a hand rank of Four-of-a-kind, Eights or better, where: At least 4 players are dealt into the hand and remain seated at the table until the Jackpot is triggered. The hand goes to a showdown.
When to buy insurance poker?
Insurance is exactly what it sounds like in poker. You pay money to guarantee you win the pot. Either player can buy insurance if one of them is all-in. It's a negative EV play [for the player], great for the seller.
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How does insure bet work?
Insurance horse racing betting: This is a bet on the horse to win but you get your stake back (rather than losing the bet) if it finishes second or third, depending on the number of runners in the race. As a result you get a slightly shorter price than the usual 'to win' price.
What is a big bet in poker?
A big bet (BB) is the larger of two fixed bet amounts in a fixed-limit poker game. A big bet is used in the final rounds of a game to increase the pot amount and thereby enable the possibility of a bluff. Big bets are generally double the wager of the initial or small bet.