Category: Poker

Omaha Poker

While not as popular as Texas hold ’em, Omaha poker is still very well-liked among players. Like the various hold ’em games, Omaha poker is a game of community cards, meaning that the players have to comprise their hands from the flop and hole cards. The…

Five Card Draw vs Seven Card Stud

Long before all the modern poker variants came into play, there was five-card draw poker. This game gave rise to all the Omaha and hold ’em games played today, but it has fallen out of favor recently. In draw poker, there are no up cards and…

H.O.R.S.E. Poker Introduced

H.O.R.S.E poker is named for the five poker variants that make up the game- Hold ’em, Omaha Hi/Lo, Razz, Stud and Eights or better. H.O.R.S.E tournaments rotate between the five games. All tournaments have the same basic rules, but there is some wiggle room with regards…

Professional Poker Tips

We know why the term poker face was coined in the English dictionary. It signifies lack of expressions and this is exactly what poker professionals are expected to maintain. This is not as easy as it may sound. In fact, the winning or losing of a…

Questions to Ask Before Turning Poker Pro

Those who have a penchant for poker often think of giving up their mundane jobs and become a poker professional. But most cannot do so. This is because a poker’s job is not as easy as it may appear. Of course there are many who have…

Five Ways to Play Poker Better

Poker players are always looking for a way to improve their game. A better gaming strategy means more fun at the poker table and more winnings to walk away with. Normally a poker player looks for improvements in their strategy, but there is another way you…

Poker High and Low Hand Rankings

Fixed poker rules dictate which hand beats what. In this page, you will find the standard hand listings. You will also learn about the best low hands for use in some poker games where the lowest hand wins.