This is a discussion on 4 and 2 rules within the online poker forums, in the Learning Poker section; Hi, 4 and 2 rules apply only on 6 players or we can use to 9 players .... I'm playing in online mostly we have
Yes it does. When you're calculating your outs you don't necessarily factor in the possibility of your outs dealt in other dead hands.
HU vs 1 player in a 9 man table. You have a flush draw and have 9 outs. You do the math based on the 9 outs despite the likelihood that 1 or more of these outs are in the possession of players who aren't involved in the hands.