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  • 5 Card Draw Rules
  • Posted by bigspenda73 on Mar 9, 2017
  • 5 Card Draw is a game that's familiar to many poker players through fondly remembered games around the kitchen table. With only two betting rounds and the possibility of replacing cards you don't like, the game is completely different from Texas Hold'em.
  • 7 Card Stud Rules
  • Posted by bigspenda73 on Mar 6, 2017
  • 7 Card Stud was "the" game before Texas Hold'em became popular. Though it has been surpassed in popularity, there are still many players who enjoy 7 Card Stud. With neither community cards nor flops, the dynamics of the game are very different from what you may be used to.
  • No Limit Texas Hold’em Rules
  • Posted by bigspenda73 on Mar 4, 2017
  • No Limit Texas Hold'em is probably the most popular form of poker today. There are four streets of play and five community cards before showdown. In contradistinction to Limit Hold'em, players can bet any amount of chips in their stack.
  • HORSE Rules
  • Posted by bigspenda73 on Mar 3, 2017
  • In HORSE, players must play 5 different poker games: Hold'em, Omaha/8, Razz, Seven Card Stud and Seven Card Stud/8. All games are in limit betting format, and each game is played for eight hands before the next game in the rotation begins.
  • Texas Holdem Rules
  • Posted by bigspenda73 on Mar 2, 2017
  • Before playing any type of poker, you need to know the rules of the game. Texas Hold'em is the most popular type of poker, so you should learn its rules first. There are four rounds of betting and three common betting structures that you need to be aware of.
  • 7 Card Stud Hi/Lo Rules
  • Posted by bigspenda73 on Mar 1, 2017
  • 7 Card Stud Hi/Lo is an exciting variant on normal 7 Card Stud play. In this split-pot format, players can win the high half of the pot, the low half of the pot or scoop the entire pot. Beware of getting quartered though! It can be costly.
  • Omaha Hi/Lo Rules
  • Posted by bigspenda73 on Mar 1, 2017
  • Omaha Hi/Lo is a form of Omaha poker that, unlike regular Omaha, is usually played in limit rather than pot limit format. You'll be trying to make hands for both high and low in this format. With any luck, you'll scoop both parts of the pot!
  • Crazy Pineapple Rules
  • Posted by bigspenda73 on Mar 1, 2017
  • Crazy Pineapple is just like Texas Hold'em, but it has a fun twist! There are three hole cards, and after the flop, you choose and discard one. Due to the extra card, hands tend to be stronger than they would be in a normal Texas Hold'em game.
  • Badugi Rules
  • Posted by bigspenda73 on Feb 23, 2017
  • Badugi is a weird, yet addictive, type of poker. You get four cards, and you have to try to make the lowest possible hand without repeating ranks or suits. There are three draws, so you have ample opportunity to get rid of cards you don't like.
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