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Definition(s):

  • (n) poker in which the high and low hands split the pot

Usage(s):

  1. Her cultural references leap the high-low divide from John Milton to Eminem.
  2. This is Raymond Chandler's penchant for complex high-low conspiracies writ large.
  3. Ultimately, though, the high-low collaborative trend may be little more than a fad.

News

  1. Gaming N ews

    Jarred Graham can add his name to the list of Australians who have excelled at the World Series of Poker after claiming the $1,500 Pot-Limit Omaha High-Low title for his first WSOP bracelet and $255,942.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Casino City Times

  2. Australian wins PLO8 title, $255,942 at WSOP

    Jarred Graham can add his name to the list of Australians who have excelled at the World Series of Poker after claiming the $1,500 Pot-Limit Omaha High-Low title for his first WSOP bracelet and $255,942.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Rolling Good Times

Quotes

  1. "We're not where we should be at the end of the game," Washington coach Richie Adubato said. "They're better, they're big and they shoot the ball very well. ...... They have a nice inside high-low game and they beat us on our own play a...
    on May 24, 2007 By: Richie Adubato Source: Forbes

  2. "They came out swinging and we were taking punches and not swinging back," Ryan said. "Their high-low game was really good to start the game and we just had no answer for it. We went zone, we went man, we tried different players. There's no...
    on Mar 23, 2009 By: Debbie Ryan Source: Washington Post

  3. "They run high-low action all the time," Summitt said. "If we don't take away the middle of the floor then it'll be a long night for us. They've got players who can beat you off the dribble. Defense is a high priority."
    on Jan 8, 2009 By: Pat Summitt Source: InsideTennessee.com (subscription)

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