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  • HORSE Rules
  • Posted by bigspenda73 on Jun 17, 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.
  • No Limit Texas Hold’em Rules
  • Posted by bigspenda73 on Jun 13, 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.
  • Omaha Hi/Lo Rules
  • Posted by bigspenda73 on Jun 9, 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!
  • How to Play Hold’em Poker
  • Posted by bigspenda73 on May 31, 2017
  • If you've watched televised poker tournaments, the players were probably playing No Limit Texas Hold'em. With two blinds to get the action started and four rounds of betting, there's plenty of action to be found. All-in confrontations are somewhat common especially in tournaments.
  • 7 Card Stud Hi/Lo Rules
  • Posted by bigspenda73 on May 30, 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.
  • Texas Holdem Rules
  • Posted by bigspenda73 on May 28, 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.
  • 5 Card Stud Rules
  • Posted by bigspenda73 on May 28, 2017
  • 5 Card Stud has long been popular in home games although it's difficult to find online. While there are similarities between this game and 7 Card Stud, there are fewer cards dealt. One similarity between 5 Card Stud and Texas Hold'em is that there are four rounds of betting.
  • Omaha Rules
  • Posted by bigspenda73 on May 26, 2017
  • Pot Limit Omaha is becoming increasingly popular especially among jaded Hold'em players. While both games contain the same flop, turn and river game-play dynamics, there are important differences, not least of which is that Omaha features four hole cards.
  • 5 Card Draw Rules
  • Posted by bigspenda73 on May 25, 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.
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