No Limit Hold’em

Also known simply as Hold’em, this variation of 7-Card Stud, is becoming the most popular poker game in the world.

Texas Hold’em

Also known simply as Hold’em, this variation of 7-Card Stud is one of the most popular poker games in the world.

 

Sequence of Events

[1] Blinds: Two (2) players left of the dealer button both post blinds equal to exactly half the limit they are playing. Example $4-$8 Hold′em, blinds are $2-$4. (This is equal to the ” ante” in 7 Card Stud).

[2] Dealer Button: This button is used to determine where the action starts, once the game begins this buttons moves one person to the right (clockwise) for every new deal.

[3] Pocket or Hole Cards: Dealer deals each player 2 cards face down.

[4] PreFlop: First betting round.

[5] The Flop: Dealer turns over 3 community cards.

[6] Second betting round: after the Flop.

[7] The Turn: Dealer turns over 1 community card.

[8] Third betting round: after the Turn.

[9] The River: Dealer turns over one last community card.

[10] At this point there will be 5 community cards of which you will make your best 5-card poker hand. You can use all 5 community cards and none from your hole cards to make your best hand, 4 community cards and 1 from your hole cards to make your best hand or 3 community cards and both of your hole cards to make your best hand.

[11] Final Betting Round after The River.

[12] Showdown. The Showdown is where players reveal their hands to produce the winner. The winner is the highest-ranking poker hand available from all hands remaining after the river card.

How Texas Holdem Is Played

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Check Regal Poker for Latest Poker News, tips and more . So you're new to Texas Holdem poker? Not a problem. Texas Holdem poker is by far the best game for a beginner to learn. Texas Holdem can be learned in a few minutes and   ❱ Read More by Steve Carr
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Texas Hold’em Post Flop Strategy – Bluffs

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You're sitting at a table, enjoying a few games of Texas Hold'em, but here comes the flop and you hit nothing. What do you do? Most people think they should always bluff if they don't hit anything on the flop, and that might be the   ❱ Read More by Bob
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Starting Hand Strategies for Texas Hold’Em

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The poker bank notes that "at the core of every winning poker is good starting hand strategy." When playing Texas Hold'em, your starting hand strategy is even more important than with other variations. Developing your starting hand strategy is crucial to playing profitable, smart poker.   ❱ Read More by Bob
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Hold’em or Fold’em for Beginners – the Power of “Always-Play” Cards

Posted on Thursday, July 17th, 2014 at 5:00 pm under Uncategorized
In Texas Hold’em, the first choice everyone has is seeing the two cards nobody else gets to see. It is an exciting moment, in a real casino, just before you turn up the edges to peak at the cards, making sure nobody can see them,   ❱ Read More by Bob
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