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Heres Texas Hold em for Poker Lovers
Texas hold'em is the most popular of the community card poker games and in western America it is the best poker variant played in casinos. Though the game can be played by up to 22 players, it is usually played with between two people or ten. Texas hold'em is considered the most positional of all poker variants as its betting order is fixed throughout all betting rounds.
A close look at Texas hold'em
Posting the blinds The famous game in community card poker, Texas hold'em starts with two players to the left of the dealer keeping out some amount of money which has been decided earlier. This is the initial money to get the game started and is referred to as Posting the blinds. (http://www.ecardscasino.com)
? The complete deck of 52 playing cards is shuffled
? Pocket cards: Each player is dealt two cards face down which is your hole or pocket cards
? The person to the left of the two who posted the blinds will begin the round of betting
? You can check, raise or fold like many other poker games
? To avoid foul play, the dealer discards the top card of the decks soon after the betting rounds end
? Three cards which are faced up come on the table. It is called flop and are handled by the dealer
? Feel free to use it in combination with two pocket cards to form a poker hand
? The next betting session starts with the player who is on the dealer's left
? Again, the dealer burns another card and flips more onto the table. Called the turn card, players can use this sixth card and form a five card poker hand
? There's another round of betting starting from the player on the dealer's left. The dealer burns a card a keeps the final card on table called the river. You now get a chance to use any of the five table cards or two pocket cards to form a five card poker hand.
? After the final round of betting with the player to the left of the dealer starting first, all the players who's in the game reveals their hands.
? The player who sits left to the last player calls first
? The player with the best hand wins
Holdem is an easy game to play but takes sometime to master. The best way to learn the game is to play free at the start and then play for money when you feel you are ready. Check out excellent poker rooms for training yourself in Texas hold'em.
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