Diverse types of online poker games

Poker is a game that is played with a pack of 52 cards along with one or two jokers. Many poker games are played online and people win a lot of money while playing these games. Here is a discussion of some of the popular games that people can play online.

Texas Hold’em

This is a world popular game and people who want to learn the method of playing poker online can start with this. In this game, there is a dealer who shuffler the cards. The duty of a dealer is shared between the players. Whenever the game has to be started, a new dealer deals the cards. The duty is transferred clockwise. Each player gets two hole cards along with five other cards and they have to make a hand with five cards. The players to the left of the dealer have to play blind to start betting. After that rest of the actions are taken on the preflop, flop, and river.


People who know the rules of playing Texas Hold’em can easily play Omaha as most of the rules are same. In this game, players receive four hole cards but can use only two of them. Along with these cards, the players will also get five community cards. The betting rules are the same as Texas Hold’em. The two formats in which the game is played are limit and pot-limit along with two variations called Omaha High and Omaha-8 which also known as Omaha Hi-Lo.

Seven Card Stud

This is a popular game, which was popular before the coming of Texas Hold’em. The game is played between two to eight players. Flop and community cards are not used in the game. The game starts with two cards, which are faced down. The third card is then faced up. When the players get all the seven cards, three of them are faced down and four are faced up. Players have to make five-card hands using four-faced up and once faced down cards. The game is played in the limit format. Players have to check the cards of each other to avoid incorrect estimation.

2-7 Triple Draw

This is an advanced poker game in which players can play inverse hand rankings. The main aim of this game is to make a hand of five cards, which is made with the help of low ranked cards. There are four betting rounds in the game along with three draws. The players have the option of discarding the cards from zero to five. In place of discarded cards, the dealer provides another card to the players. In the last round, the order of betting and discarding is determined. Aces are the highest cards and deuces are the lowest ones. The game can be played by a maximum of six players.

Wrapping Up

These are some of the poker online games which player can play. They can start with the basic one and then go to the advanced levels.

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