Aggression
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In the game of poker, opens and raises are considered aggressive plays, while calls and checks are considered passive (though a check-raise would be considered a very aggressive play). It is said that “aggression has its own value”, meaning that … Read More

Poker betting
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Players in a poker game act in turn, in clockwise rotation (acting out of turn is a breach of etiquette and can negatively affect other players). When it is a player’s turn to act, the first verbal declaration or action … Read More

Poker room general rules
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The most popular poker games offered in casinos: Texas hold ’em Seven-card stud Omaha hold ’em, in ring game (cash game or live-action game) and tournament formats. For the poker table seating, most casinos apply the rule first-come, first-served. Some … Read More