Texas Hold’em is so far the most popular poker game in the world. If you’re one of the few that hasn’t learned yet, don’t worry. It is quite easy to learn. I would introduce the methods of playing and tips of winning. By the way, the invisible ink contact lenses may be your best helper in winning.
Texas Hold’em is a variation of the card game of poker. Two cards, known as hole cards, are dealt face down to each player. Three face-up cards are community cards, shared by you and every other player.
Here are the poker hand rankings:
- Royal Flush
The best possible hand in Texas Hold’em is the combination of ten, jack, queen, king, ace, all of the same suit.
- Straight Flush
Five cards of the same suit in sequential order.
- Four Of A Kind
All four cards of the same rank.
- Full House
Three same cards with a pair of cards.
Five cards of the same suit, in any order.
Five cards of the same suit, not in sequential order.
- Three Of A Kind
Three cards of the same rank with two random cards.
- Two Pair
Two different pairs in the same hand.
- One Pair
Two cards in the same rank.
- High Card
When you don’t have any poker hand above, the highest card plays. For example, if you have 5, 6, Jack, Queen and ace. Then the ace is the highest card.
Tips of winning Texas Hold’em
The two cards you hold are the only cards that set you apart from the other players, which are also the chances to win. First, no matter what cards you get, remember not to reveal your reaction. Even a slight facial expression can provide information to your wily opponent. You need to be emotionless or you can wear a pair of sunglasses to cover your emotion.
Second, evaluate your cards. Consider the best hand you could have and infer what kind of hand your opponent have. If infer other cards are difficult for you, you can wear the invisible ink contact lenses to read the value of poker directly. But it should be used together with marked playing cards.
Third, pay attention to the habits of the other players. You’ll notice a pattern of aggressive play gradually. Once you’ve got a handle on it, you can use their style against them. Besides, try to vary your playing style. Don’t let other players to catch your style.
People usually say Texas Hold’em takes five minutes to learn and a lifetime to master. It’s really true. You have to think carefully before the game and develop your own instinct of playing. Use knowledge and strategy to adapt to the game at hand.