Online Poker Rooms

Some articles on poker, online poker, online, online poker rooms:

Poker - Variants
... Poker has many variations, all following a similar pattern of play and generally using the same hand ranking hierarchy ... This is the oldest poker family the root of the game as now played was a game known as Primero, which evolved into the game three-card brag, a very popular gentleman's game around the time of ... five cards are sometimes used as a final showdown, but poker is almost always played in a more complex form to allow for additional strategy ...
Rodney E. Pardey - Poker
... age of 21, Pardey entered the $1,500 seven-card stud event at the 1998 World Series of Poker (WSOP) ...
Online Poker - Differences Compared With Conventional Poker
... There are substantial differences between online poker gaming and conventional, in-person gaming ... Instead, online poker players learn to focus more keenly on opponents' betting patterns, reaction time, speed of play, use of check boxes/auto plays, opponents' fold/flop percentages ... Since poker is a game that requires adaptability, successful online players learn to master the new frontiers of their surroundings ...
Cyndy Violette - Poker Career
... In 1984, Violette cashed in a poker tournament in Lake Tahoe and used the proceeds to launch a professional poker career ... she married her second husband, and took a two year hiatus from poker ... In 1990, Violette returned to the poker scene by winning $62,000 in a tournament at Caesars Palace ...
Internet Begging - Begging in Online Poker Rooms
... Sometimes beggars use the chat facility in online poker rooms to beg for money ... this practice is usually frowned upon, and most online poker rooms employ countermeasures to prevent it ...

Famous quotes containing the words rooms and/or poker:

    Totem poles and wooden masks no longer suggest tribal villages but fashionable drawing rooms in New York and Paris.
    Mason Cooley (b. 1927)

    The poker player learns that sometimes both science and common sense are wrong; that the bumblebee can fly; that, perhaps, one should never trust an expert; that there are more things in heaven and earth than are dreamt of by those with an academic bent.
    David Mamet (b. 1947)