What Does Folding Mean in Poker?

What Does Folding Mean in Poker?

If someone based their entire understanding of poker around what they saw on TV or in movies, they might think that folding is a horrible thing to do. Invariably, on-screen heroes always either have an amazing hand or make a perfect bluff to win the pot at all costs....
Heads Up Poker Rules for Texas Hold’em

Heads Up Poker Rules for Texas Hold’em

Once heads up is achieved in a home game or pub poker tournament, the most common questions that I hear is, “who goes first?” “who gets dealt the first card?” or “who has the button?” In fact, the most common time that gameplay rule...
Burn and Turn Rules for Texas Hold’Em

Burn and Turn Rules for Texas Hold’Em

When I first started playing poker, I was solely an online player. In fact, it was about two years before I even thought about playing in a live game. Then, I discovered a local “Pub Poker” tournament and decided to give it a try. In my initial outing, I...