All There About Poker

Poker is a well known game known all around the world, although it is most popular in America. There are basically two major ways to play poker, for fun or for gambling. The “fun” poker is very simple and although you basically have to fallow the main rules, it is also alright บ้านผลบอล readjust the rules as every player sees fit. The more serious type, or the one where you gamble, the rules are set and can not be change.

Did you know that over the years poker has developed twelve different variations? The twelve different variations are as fallows, Omaha hold’em, Texas hold’em, five card stud, joker poker, let it ride and let it ride bonus, Vegas double action, Caribbean stud poker, pineapple hold’em high poker, pineapple hold’em high-low split, crazy pineapple hold’em high poker, and crazy pineapple hold’em high-low split. Although poker has twelve different variations, the basic rules apply to all of them, but depending on the type of poker you are playing the rules may change slightly.

The variations on top are mostly for poker played in person, you know the old fashion way, when you sit around a table and place all the bids on the middle of the table. However due to the evolution of the internet you do not have to go to a casino or wait for Saturday nights to come around an get together with all your friends to enjoy a good poker game. In this time and age you can play poker from the comfort of your home, all you need is a computer, internet connection and a credit card. (The credit card is optional, only if you want to win money or in some cases loose money.) Although internet poker mostly fallows the same basic rules, once again the rules may vary on the type of poker you are playing, especially because internet poker has way more than twelve variations.

If you think the information above is all you need to know about poker then you are greatly mistaken! You see poker, in itself, has a whole new language that contains more than two dozen words. There are words like chop, which means to split the wins in half because there was a tie between two players, or fish which means a poor player or a player with weak cards on his hand. As mention above, there are more than two dozen words; therefore I will not mention every single one because if I do, I will write a small book containing around twenty pages!

Although most varieties of poker play with a four-suit fifty-two card deck other cards may be added or removed, ones again this depends on the type of poker you are playing. The way you hold and organize the cards on your hand is also different for each variation of poker you play.