Casino, initially established in the 16th century, was the first one ever in the world in Ridotto, Venice. From then emerged the physical existence of casinos all around the globe. It is then that men and women from across the continent begun gambling during their leisure times. With the advancement of time, the technology developed and thus arose the concept of online casinos giving a wider reach to people of every class and kind. The sudden surge of online casino is due to the fact that there is no need of travelling for gambling and you can earn sitting back home relaxing on your recliner.
The online poker game that we are going to discuss is the 7 card stud. This game, just like any other poker game has a rule of players putting the same amount of money as a bet in a pot for the game to get started with. The target of every gamer shall be to win the pot, that holds the bets of all the players in just one deal. It is the target for every player to have the best pot and keeping that in mind he places his every bet. A hand of five cards is the best combination possible for this game. Each of the players gets two cards that are faced down, and one with a face-up. The entire thing is done turn by turn in the rotation.
The UK based websites, emerge such kinds of games, and the following states how the game is to be played-
There is an initial deal to get two faced down cards and one face-up card. After this is done, there is again another round where the player receives three more cards facing up and one face down card, followed by an interval for betting.
The cards once distributed are then rested upon for the betting interval and then again further reintroduced in the game. With the final showdown, the players are asked to choose 5 of his seven cards and discard the rest of the two. He has to do this in the presence of the rest of the players. Once discarded those cards cannot be brought back into the game, even though they might have made a better combination for the player currently in the game.
Types of poker hands-
No Pair- this is the commonest of hands that has nothing, as none of the five cards in the hand match with anything. They do not fall in the consecutive ranks too. In this type, the hands are ranked on the basis of the highest card each hand contains so that they can beat each other that way.
One Pair- this combination of hand, just has one pair, and the rest three cards are belonging from different ranks.
Straight- this is five of the cards in hand in the same sequence, but they do not fall under the same suit.
Straight Flush- this is the highest possible kind of hand when a standard pack of the card is used for the game. Here, all the five cards are of the same suit and in sequence.
Five Of A Kind-this is the highest possible kind of hand in the game when one is playing with wild cards for this hand has one of the five cards as a wild one, like that of a joker. This combination can be a win all combination hand for the gamer.
From this game, emerged millionaires, who won loads of money from these online casinos. All thanks to the UK based websites for developing such gaming sites across the world that has helped people develop into professionals from amateurs. The online poker games are not competitive for people who are confident enough to know how their skills can crush the opponents and help them win lump sum. But there prevail exceptions too, where people come veiling themselves beneath the online platform to play, and lose hefty amounts due to lack of gaming ideas and experience. Although the rate of loss is very low compared to that of the wins, money is won from such methods of gambling.
The games have become such easy after being launched in these websites that winning money is just at an arm's length now. You can be a robust gambler and still not lose money for everything is done online, and your identity is well hidden from the rest of the players. There are some cons though but that can be overlooked keeping in mind the overflowing list of pros that are offered from poker.