Poker Texas Hold'em Basic Rules
Texas Holdem is a community card game, meaning that some cards are dealt face up (community cards) in the middle of the table and shared by all players. Each player is dealt 2 unseen cards and with the 5 community cards each player trying to put together the strong hand which will give him the victory in each round.
Texas Holdem game can be played with only 2 Players (Heads up) and up to a full table with 10 players. all players are sitting around table, the person who is dealt last is regarded as the dealer button. At the end of the hand the button is passed clockwise to the next player.
Most hands of poker begin by some of forced betting. This is to ensure that there is some action with every hand. the first 2 players left to the dealer button, must to put bets before pocket cards are received. the first player is the small blind (SB), the second player is the big blind (BB). The big blind is always the minimum bet at the table and the small blind is half.
The Poker Texas Hold’em game based on four betting rounds, during each betting round each player can act as follow:
1. Bet – Put money in the pot.
2. Call – To match / Egual another player's bet.
3. Fold – Give up hand participation and hand over the cards to dealer.
4. Check – Passing on making an action.
5. Raise – To increase another player's bet.
6. Re-Raise – To increase another player's raise.
Pre Flop Bet
When the blind bets are placed, the dealer gives out two cards to each player. Each player will have to decide if he would like to make a bet. the first player after the big blind starts. In the first round players can't "check" but can do bet, call, raise or fold. All players shall put the same amount in for the game in order to continue. So if one player raise, the other players must either call, rise or fold.
After first round of bets end, the dealer turns the first 3 community cards on the table, which called the flop. each player will try to put together the strong hand possible with the two cards he received at the beginning with the 3 community cards he can see now. the first left player to dealer will start the second round of bets which his similar like the first round.
The dealer will show now the forth community card which call the "turn" and again, the first player sit left to the dealer will start the third round of bets.
When the third round of bets end, the dealer will show now the fifth community card which call the "river" and again, the first player sit left to the dealer will start the third round of bets. when the fourth round of bets end the "hand" is over. all players will show now their hands.
?Who is wining
The player who has the strongest hand is the one to win and sweep all the chips, a player can win a hand if he made a bet and no other player paid that bet. A hand winner can be declared at any stage where there is a betting round and not just at the "river" round