# Poker game notation PGN as in chess

Is there a notation for poker hands, as in PGN for chess? If not can you suggest one.

## 1 Answer

To my knowledge, there is no official notation quite like PGN for chess that is used for poker hands. However, there is multiple ways of sharing hands. If you are looking to show a specific hand to other players, you can use replay services like sharemypair.com that create a replay of the hand for others to watch. There is also a notation that is used by poker tracking software and poker sites to save hands that have already been played to a database locally, but this notation can vary across different services.

I think a universal notation would be a great idea, but as of now I don't think there is one.