Types of Poker Games

Different types of poker games have been incredibly famous in the World Series Poker. There is a large variety of poker games which are played across the globe. As a matter of fact poker games are now not only confined to the casinos and clubs but it has also made a renowned entry in the online world. Now you can play different poker games online regardless of the price factor.

Following are the different types of poker games which have been precisely discussed below:

  • 5 Card Stud Poker
  • 7 Card Stud Poker
  • Omaha Hi Lo Poker
  • Razz Poker
  • Texas Hold’em Poker

5 Card Stud Poker: Among different poker games, 5 card stud poker is the only game which requires an experienced poker player which has a minimal experience of playing the game on table or at least online. In 5 card stud poker those card which are ranging from 10th till ‘A’ are termed as High Cards. This game is a combination of high card as well as low cards. Poker experts have recommended playing for flushes being on the street number three as a winning technique of 5 card stud poker.

7 Card Stud Poker: A seven card stud poker game involves different levels and rounds in which every player has to compete with the opponent player on the deck in order to win the game. This game is also known as a game of high cards which are ranging from 10 through A. A slow and tactful game is required to build the pot odds which enable you to keep the opponent player in the game.

Omaha Hi Lo Poker: Omaha Hi Lo poker is also known as Omaha 8 or Omaha Hold’em poker. It is explicit from the name of Omaha 8 that the numbers of players which play this poker game are eight. This is a community poker game in which every player gets a distribution of 7 cards and the last card is dealt face up in the middle of the deck. This last card is shared by every player of the board.

Razz Poker: Razz poker was introduced in the 2004 world series of poker game and gained a huge popularity around this year. It is also known as 7 card stud low. The goal of this game is quite interesting as the player is supposed to gain the worst hand in order to win the game. This game is extensively played in different parts of USA.

Texas Hold’em Poker: Texas Hold’em poker is also a community game. The numbers of players in this game are ranging from two to ten. The basic goal of Texas Hold’em Poker is to win the maximum number of chips altogether with a pot consecutively.

Besides the above mentioned types, there are many other versions of poker with the goal of winning the maximum chips by either keeping your opponent in the game or beating their hands out of the board.