Poker Bug

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A bug in poker is a limited form of wild card. One or both jokers are often added to the deck and played as bugs. The bug is played as an ace unless is can be used as missing card … Read More

H.O.S.E

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H.O.S.E(aka S.H.O.E) is a term used for playing a mixed game of poker consisting of four different poker games. H stands for Hold’em, O for Omaha Eight or Better, S for 7 Card Stud and E for 7 Card Stud … Read More

Bodog Poker Announces Software Upgrade

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Bodog Poker has rung in 2011 with an upgrade to their online poker software. While other poker rooms would be happy resting on their laurels, the site’s design team has been examining the player experience with unprecedented depth and taken … Read More

H.O.R.S.E.

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H.O.R.S.E is a form of poker commonly played at the high stakes tables of casinos. It consists of rounds of play alternating between hold ’em (H), Omaha eight or better (O), razz (R), seven card stud (S) and seven card … Read More

Bluff

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In the card game of poker, to bluff is to bet or raise with an inferior hand, or with a hand believed to be inferior. The term is also used as a noun: a bluff is the act of bluffing. … Read More

Four card poker

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Four card poker is a relatively new casino card game similar to three card poker, invented by Roger Snow and owned by ShuffleMaster [1]. The player makes an ante bet and may also make an ‘Aces Up’ bet. Five playing … Read More

Blind

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The blinds is a term used to describe the two forced bets posted by players to the left of the dealer in flop-style poker games. The blinds exist because Omaha and Texas hold ’em are generally played without antes, allowing … Read More

Dealer’s choice

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Dealer’s choice is a style of poker where each player may deal a different game. A button passes to the left after every deal, giving the new dealer a chance to call a different game than the one that was … Read More

Pot Limit Omaha

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Pot Limit Omaha (also called PLO) is popular in Europe, online, and in high-stakes “mixed games” played in some American casinos. It is more often played high only, but can also be played high low. Even more so than Limit … Read More

Omaha Hi/Lo

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In high-low split, each player, using these rules, thus makes a separate five-card high hand and five-card ace-to-five low hand (eight-high or lower to qualify), and the pot is split between the high and low (which may be the same … Read More

Big bet

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In a fixed-limit poker game, a big bet (BB) is the larger of two fixed bet amounts. A big bet is used in the final rounds of a game to increase the pot amount and thereby enable the possibility of … Read More

Open stakes in poker

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The alternative to table stakes rules is called “open stakes”, in which players are allowed to buy more chips during the hand and even to borrow money (often called “going light”). This may be appropriate for home or private games … Read More

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