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Poker Modalities

6-max
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6-max is a modality of Texas Hold'em where the maximum number of players on the table is restricted to 6.
Cash Game
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A poker game where players sit down at a table and play with real money or with chips representing real money. Any player may quit anytime.
Community card poker
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Games in which each player's incomplete hidden hand is combined with shared face-up cards. The most common of these are Texas hold 'em and Omaha hold 'em.
Draw poker
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Games in which players are dealt a complete hand, hidden, and then improve it by replacing cards. The most common of these is Five-card draw.
Five-card draw
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Five-card draw (also known as a Cantrell draw) is a poker variant that is considered the simplest variant of poker. As a result, it is often the first variant learned by most new players. It is commonly played in ho...

Fixed Limit
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A poker variant where the amount a player can bet or raise is limited to a fixed amount. The most popular fixed limit modality is Fixed Limit Texas Hold'em.
Heads up
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Heads up is a modality of Texas Hold'em where the maximum number of players on the table is restricted to 2.
No Limit
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A poker variant that has not bet size limit. So, any player can make an "all-in" at any time, putting all of his/her chips into the pot. It's usually used as an abbreviation of "No Limit Texas Holdem...

Omaha hold 'em
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Omaha hold 'em (also known as Omaha holdem or simply Omaha) is a community card poker game similar to Texas hold 'em, where each player is dealt four cards and must make his or her best hand using exactly tw...

Pot Limit
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A poker variant were the bet or raise limit is the amount in the pot. This modality is often used in Texas Holdem and Omaha.
Ring game
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A synonym of "cash game" (a poker game that's not a tournament). Some players use this term referring to "10max cash games".
Stud poker
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Games in which each player receives a combination of face-up cards and face-down cards in multiple betting rounds. The most common of these are Seven-card stud and Five-card stud.
Texas hold 'em
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Texas hold 'em (also known as hold 'em or holdem) is a variation of the standard card game of poker. Texas hold'em consists of two cards being dealt face down to each player and then five community cards...

Tournament
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A poker tournament is a tournament where players compete by playing poker. It can feature as few as two players playing on a single table (called a "heads-up" tournament), and as many as tens of thousands of...



  
 
 
   
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