Similar to pot odds
, these odds are calculated while anticipating future bets. It is correct to call
with a draw
if you are getting bad pot odds
, if you can be sure that you will get enough out of your opponent when the draw comes in to make up for it.
Example: I had a gutshot on the turn and my hand was really well disguised. I knew that if I hit my hand I would have great implied odds because I would surely stack villain.
Created by JKDS
on 23 Jul, 2009
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