Bookmark Website  | Free Registration  | The Team
The Lounge  | Champions  | The Wire |  Schedule |  Audio  |  Arcade  |  The Top Ten  |  Historical  |  Email  |  Video

Poker Popularity for Beginners


The game of poker is cherished since a long time. It has caught a lot of publicity and fanfare in past few decades. Now there are many poker tournaments across the world and even online. Poker lovers all over the world are glued to their television channels like ESPN when these tournaments are telecasted.

Poker is not just confined to casinos or bars. In fact it has traveled back to our homes from where it supposedly originated. A surge in the popularity of the game has given rise to many different types of poker games. Like Hold Em, Omaha Hold Em, Razz, Seven Card Stud, and Eight or Better High-Low Stud etc. These games can be played by anyone who loves and wishes to play poker. If someone is nave to this game, better start with home poker, which has the advantage of not being labeled as a form of gambling. So a young group of guys and gals can try their hands at Texas Hold Em or Five Card Draw.

The players should preferably be more than five or at least five to play the game authentically. Else the game can be played with the dealer's choice. But before commencing the game it is necessary for everyone playing it to have knowledge of the rules and regulations of the game. If the is played domestically the information might be that perfect but if you move out to play in casinos, it is advisable to have requisite and adequate knowledge of this game.

Like every other game Poker tournaments too have certain specified rules about the structuring of prizes, fees and betting. Those who win have the opportunity to take millions back to their homes. The best place to enjoy the charming game is known to be a casino in Las Vegas. Nowadays almost all big casinos have some or the other poker tournament going on. The Caribbean Stud form of poker is adorable and acclaimed by the players. This game is derived from the Five Card Stud form of poker. It is popular because the game is for a relatively short duration of time, as it does not require an entire group to be settled before its commencement. Despite of it the pot is high for this comparatively easily comprehensible game. Besides Caribbean Stud games like Texas, hold em and seven card stud are also cherished by people.

Many casinos like Excalibur offer free demonstration classes to tutor the beginners about this addictive game. It brings to them lot of crowd and sale. The aura and charisma of the game is such that it makes many celebrities too try their hands at it. Even women are getting attracted to the widespread popularity of this game. Surveys reveal that those sports channels telecast good number of poker tournaments are most liked by people. The best show is supposed to be The World Poker Tour, which can be viewed on the Travel Channel. According to the staggering rise in the glory of this game it would perhaps be right to say -if you want to have fun, play poker once!

Suresh gupta writes about poker popularity topics.


MORE RESOURCES:

Seacoastonline.com

House to take up bills on guns, casino gambling
Foster's Daily Democrat
CONCORD — Guns and casino gambling are on the docket for Wednesday's House session. One bill, known as "constitutional carry," would let anyone who can legally own a firearm to carry it concealed without a license, as required by current law. The bill ...
State House Dome: Casino gambling talk centering on two sitesThe Union Leader
Casino bill includes ample protectionsNashua Telegraph

all 18 news articles »


Casino.Org News

New Hampshire Casino Bill Advances to State House
Casino.Org News
While an increasing number of people in the state of New Hampshire have come out in favor of casino gambling in the past few years, there is sure to be considerable debate over the proper number of venues in the state. Some feel that the state should ...
Casino efforts get a boostThe Union Leader
NH casino bill moves along to the HouseThe Daily News of Newburyport
Gov. Hassan: Market May Not Exist For 2 Casinos in NHNECN
Belleville News Democrat -San Francisco Chronicle
all 48 news articles »


Louisville Business First

Flanery: Lack of casino gambling could be 'death by a thousand cuts' for ...
Louisville Business First
Addressing a roomful of Louisville Rotarians at the Galt House Hotel in downtown Louisville Thursday afternoon, Churchill Downs racetrack president Kevin Flanery reiterated his support for casino gambling in Kentucky and said Churchill Downs would ...



Bloomberg

Why Investors See Macau's 40% Casino Sales Drop as Good News
Bloomberg
The campaign has hurt sales of luxury goods and deterred high rollers from visiting the country's only legal enclave of casino gambling. A smoking ban in casinos and stricter visa rules have also damped business. The former Portuguese colony recorded ...
Macau casinos post their second worst declineSalt Lake Tribune
Macau Casino Revenues Plunge 39% To $2.7bn In MarchOnline Poker.net
Macau Casinos Post Second Worst Drop Amid Anti-Graft ProbeLas Vegas Blog (blog)
AsiaOne
all 78 news articles »


OCA News

Casino Gambling Coming to GTA Online
OCA News
GTA Online players will be excited to hear that the upcoming update for “GTA Online” is rumoured to be an entirely new Casino DLC, also known as the High Roller Update. It is thought that the update will bring four mini-games including blackjack, poker ...



NorthJersey.com

Economy lags, Christie polls sag
NorthJersey.com
The expansion of casino gambling around the country at a time when the recession made people hold onto their money more tightly also had a devastating effect on Atlantic City, a major economic driver in South Jersey. But while Christie should not be ...

and more »


Fort Worth Star Telegram

A last hope for Texas tracks?
Fort Worth Star Telegram
This comes at a time when a variety of bills geared to expand gambling in Texas — including creating a Texas gaming commission, allowing casino gambling and letting the Kickapoo tribe run gaming devices similar to slot machines at their Eagle Pass ...



New York Daily News

Former Mayor Michael Bloomberg slams Andrew Cuomo's decisions to expand ...
New York Daily News
ALBANY - Former Mayor Michael Bloomberg Wednesday broke his silence on New York politics Wednesday —ripping Gov. Cuomo's decisions to expand casino gambling and reject hydrofracking. Bloomberg, in an interview with the Wall Street Journal, said ...

and more »


Reading Eagle

Paychecks to slots? Maybe not so fast
Reading Eagle
During Penn National Gaming Inc.'s investor conference call on Thursday, company officials gave optimistic outlooks for the second quarter of 2015. Considering the first quarter was pretty good with an $11 million net income, despite some horrible ...

and more »


Poughkeepsie Journal

VIDEO: Theaters hit jackpot after taking on casinos
Poughkeepsie Journal
Casino gambling. Voters on Nov. 5, 2013, authorized up to seven private casinos in New York, with the first four to be built in the Hudson Valley-Catskill area, the Capital District-Saratoga area and the Central-Southern Tier. Gov. Andrew Cuomo touted ...


Google News


Advertisement



Section Site Map - Submit News - Feedback - Comments - Advertise with Us

Copyright 2006 Luminati Inc. All rights reserved.