POKER INDIA TERMS
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Aces Full - A full house with three aces and any pair.
Aces High- A five card hand with no straight, flush or any pair.
Aces Up- Two pairs in a hand one of which is aces.
Poker ADD-ON- Purchasing more chips (if needed) after the end of re-buy period.
Ante- Before beginning of the hand, the complete money in the pot is known as ANTE.
Bad Beat in Poker - A term for a hand,in which a player looses even after having strong cards.
Poker Bet- Placing chips in pot during a hand.
Big Blind Poker- A specific amount placed in pot by the player sitting in clockwise second position to Dealer.
Blind - A blind bet is placed without looking at the cards.
Boardcards- The cards kept face up( 5 cards) for all the players in Poker game.
Big Slick- A hand containing A-K.
Buy-in - A fixed amount that is required by player to sit in a poker tournament.
Call Poker- When a player simply chooses to go with the previous bet.
Cash-Out- To leave/Complete a poker game and converting chips to cash.
Check- During the poker game , if a player has no action in front of them during the hand, he/she opts for "Check", rather than the "bet".
Check-raise- In a betting round if the player first go for the check and later raises the bet.
Ducks/Deuces- a pair of twos.
Flop- In Texas Hold'em/ Omaha game, the first three community cards that are dealt face up for all the players, during the start of second betting round.
Flush- Five cards in numerical order, all with the same suit.( In tie- highest rank of the sequence wins).
Poker Fold- When a player throws away his/her hands during the betting round.
Four of a kind- Four cards of the same number/ face value.
Full House- the situation when a player has any three cards of the same number/ face value and the other two cards of the same number/face value.
Hand- A player's best of cards.
Hold'em- The most popular poker game, where the players have to make the best hand out of the three community cards and two hole cards provided.
Key card- During the game, the card that makes the hand is the key card.
Limit Poker- The poker game with fixed minimum and maximum betting intervals and specified raises.
Look- The final bet called by the player, before the actual showdown.
Muck- To throw away the hand as they are no longer useful in the game.
No - Limit- the poker game specific for the players those want to make the unlimited betting in any round.
Omaha- A poker game where the player is dealt with four down cards and five community cards, using two from the down cards and three from community to make out the best hand.
Poker Pair- Two cards of the same face / number value.
Pay-off- The call on the final round of the betting where the player may/may not have the best hand.
Play Back- To raise/ re-raise another player current bet.
Pocket- The down/hole cards.
Pocket rocket- A pair of aces in the hole cards.
Pot Limit- The game where the maximum bet equals the pot.
Quads - Four of a kind.
Raise - To increase the previous bet.
River - The last card given in all the poker games.
Round of betting - When the player has the options (Check/call/raise) during the hand.
Royal Flush - The ace high straight, known as the best poker hand.(A-10-J-Q-K).
Satellite - A small tournament where players battle for the entry in large tourney.
Showdown - The end of the final betting round where player face up their cards to see the best hand and winner of the pot.
Stay - Keeping yourself in a game rather than "Checking" than "raising".
Thirty Miles - Three Tens.
Walking Sticks - A pair of seven.
MPN TOUR - Microgaming poker Tour