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a stud-poker variant where each player starts with 2 face down cards and an up card, followed by 3 more up cards, and a final face down card. The winner is determined by the best 5 …
calculated the same way as pot odds, but take into consideration estimated future betting.
Game theory optimal play, or GTO, refers to a strategy that is unexploitable. If 2 players following game theory optimal played against each other forever, neither would win money in the end. Any de…
1-2nl refers to a no limit betting structure where the small blind is $1 and the big blind is $2. The minimum bet at any time is $2, and the maximum bet has no limit (although generally "Table Stakes…
immediately moved to a new table after they finish their turn in the current hand.
the identity created by yourself based on your actions and your opponents interpretation of those actions.
In pot limit poker games, a player can not bet more than the total amount currently in the pot.
The button indicates the player that has position over all other players, except for the pre-flop street. It moves clockwise after each hand.
Slang for the best possible hand.
For questions regarding the ante or ante structure.
Use when the question involves gaming law rather then house rules of the game.
a variant of Chinese Poker. It is structured into three hands of descending value
the point in a tournament at which the next player out will not win any money, but the rest of the players will win money or cash.
your net profit (or return) divided by the total amount you've spent (e.g in buy-ins). It's commonly stated as a percentage.
The basic structure and mechanics of a Poker hand. IE What makes a poker hand a poker hand.
The aggregate amount of payouts, in reference to poker tournaments.
A bankroll refers to a balance of money that is used to pay for poker. For many recreational players, it is simply a part of their living expenses, but for many professionals it is kept completely se…
cards that can take on any value in a hand. They may be extra cards in the deck (jokers), or certain standard cards in the deck may be designated wild (for instance, all 2s could be wi…
No-Limit Variant; 100bb = ($)400. Currency is (Variable).
a freeware probabilistic poker calculator that determines the odds of winning a Texas Hold'em hand using combinatorics.
General questions related to online poker rooms.
Questions about taxation in Poker.
covers discussion for short, winner-takes-all tournaments in which the prize is determined by lottery; a prototypical example would be the Spin & Go format on Pokerstars.
used for discussion of metagame considerations; i.e., discussion of aspects of the game outside of the formalized rules and structure.