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GAME RULES   >   TEXAS HOLD'EM

TEXAS HOLD'EM
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How To Play

TEXAS HOLD'EM
Texas Hold’em is the most popular of all poker variations using a standard 52-card deck with 2 to 9 players. Each player is dealt with 2 cards face down – these are called your ‘hole cards’.

Then, there is a round of betting where can you Check, Bet or Fold. This stage of the game is known as pre-flop and what you should do is dependent of those hold cards or starting hand.

When all the betting has finished, three community cards are dealt face up in the middle of the table. This is called the flop (please refer below)
The flop
Post flop will induce 2nd round of betting, before a fourth shared card, called the turn (as shown below), is dealt.
The Turn
On the turn, 3rd round of betting commences. Finally, the last community card shared, called the river and a final round of betting.
The River
Overall objective of the game is making the best five-card hand by combining with the community cards. The player with the strongest hand wins.


Texas Hold'em Terms
Hole Card - Hole cards are 2 face down cards dealt to each player privately.
Blinds - Blinds are compulsory bets posted by the first 2 players to the left of the dealer button (Example: small blind and big blind).
Dealer - The person who assumes that role for the purposes of betting order in a game also determines small and big blind positions. A marker called a dealer button, which travels around the table in a clockwise manner, moving to the next player after each hand is completed.
Pre-flop - Pre-flop is the first round of betting when players are dealt with 2 hole cards.
Flop - Flop is the first 3 face up community cards.
Turn - Turn is the 4th face up card dealt in the community cards.
River - River is the 5th and final card dealt.
Bet - Is when a player places a bet during the game play, there is a total of 4 rounds of betting in each hand of play starting from pre flop, flop, turn and last bet on the river.
Check - If no one bets, a player has the option to check and pass the action.
Raise - To increase the size of an existing bet or the initial bet of another player in the same betting round.
Call - To put into the pot an amount of money equal to the most recent bet or raise
Fold - To give up or discard one’s hand and to forfeit any chance of winning the current pot.
All in - When a player bets or calls all of their chips in the current hand. In no-limit hold’em a player is allowed to go all-in anytime.

Not sure what the best Texas Hold’em poker hands are? Kindly refer below for the poker hand rankings;

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Commission
  • 3% will be raked from winning player and/or players.