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 05-01-2017, 01:34 AM #1 apkrnewb old hand   Join Date: Dec 2008 Posts: 1,446 How often will KQ QQ KK happen Been running like crap in tourneys for years now. When ever i think i have seen the worst BAM its something else LOL. Just wondering How often will this happen, folded to me on button allin 14BB with KQ. Small blind calls with QQ. Big blind blind calls with KK.
 05-01-2017, 10:43 AM #2 heehaww Pooh-Bah     Join Date: Aug 2011 Location: It was an attractive goat in AR Posts: 4,192 Re: How often will KQ QQ KK happen If 9max: combin(9,3) * 16 * (3/5) / combin(52,6) =~ 1 in 25246 16 combos of KKKQQQ 3/5 chance of them being distributed such that only one K and Q are together. Two good ways to determine the 3/5 fraction are as follows: 3*3 / (5*3) 1 - 2^3 / combin(6,3) Last edited by heehaww; 05-01-2017 at 10:54 AM.
 05-01-2017, 01:34 PM #3 statmanhal Pooh-Bah   Join Date: Jan 2009 Posts: 3,964 Re: How often will KQ QQ KK happen I interpreted the question differently, namely that hero has QK and seeks the probability one blind is dealt QQ and the other is dealt KK. The probability that the blinds are dealt QQ and KK given you have KQ is 2*C(3,2)^2/[C(50,2) *C(48,2)]= 0.000013 or odds against of about 77,000 to 1. This ignores the possibility that a blind may not call or maybe raise and that early folders are less likely to fold a king or queen than lower ranked cards.
 05-01-2017, 05:39 PM #4 apkrnewb old hand   Join Date: Dec 2008 Posts: 1,446 Re: How often will KQ QQ KK happen Thanks guys! Sometimes on the drive home i'm second guessing my decision and your answers helped.

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