How to play in a blackjack tournament
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Difference between blackjack tournaments and regular blackjack The biggest difference is, I suppose, that one is not playing for “real” $$$ in a tournament. Those types of tournaments do exist, but my local tournament is played with special chips that … Read More

Calcutta Auction
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A Calcutta Auction is an open auction held in conjunction with a golf tournament, horse race, or similar contest with multiple entrants. It is popular in Backgammon and is currently enjoying rising popularity for NCAA Basketball pools during March Madness.Bidding … Read More

History of poker
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The history of poker is a matter of some debate. The name of the game likely descended from the French poque, which descended from the German pochen (‘to knock’), but it is not clear whether the origins of poker itself … Read More