Poker is one of the oldest and certainly with roulette one of the most popular gambling games. Over time, this game developed, received new variations and a large number of players. Poker requires memory, speed and cunning. About poker there is much debate whether it is a game of luck or skill. For beginners it is best to first try poker games for fun, without investing. Poker at the highest level is not only luck, but perfectly mastered the game. If you decide to devote your time and money on poker, you'll see that it is an exciting and tough game.

The basic rule is the right poker game is perfect knowledge of game theory and mathematical laws of probability. Among variations of poker the best known are: Straight poker, Stud poker, Draw poker, and Community poker. Community poker games are the most popular today, especially on online poker. Today also very popular are Texas Holdem,Omaha and 7 Card Stud.

{module 200}The popularity of poker has grown even more since it has played on the Internet. There are many poker sites. They are different in bonuses, software quality and payments. One of the best is 888 poker, which is not available in USA. It offers $88 free bonus for new players and 3 free tournament tickets. Another welcome bonus is 100% up to $400 on the first deposit. Another poker site which is available in USA is Bet Online. It offers 200% deposit bonus and great software platform. There is of course Bet365 with 100% deposit bonus and 5€ tickets for tournament. Titan bet poker gives to new players 200% deposit bonus up to 2000$. In USA popular poker sites are America’s card room with 5$ free bonus and 100% deposit bonus and Carbon poker with 100% initial deposit bonus up to 1000$. Full flush poker offers 150% deposit bonus up to 1500 and 20% instant cash back. In Canada popular is Party poker with % 20 free new player bonus and other promotions. William Hill offers 200% first deposit bonus.

Poker tournaments are also very entertaining. Online poker tournaments are as popular as regular tournaments that gather tens of thousands of players every week.Thebest online poker tournamentsare usually found at the largest internet poker rooms. Popular tournament poker site is Tiger gaming with bonus 100% up to $2500 and Loyalty program. Full Tilt is also one of the most innovative poker sites. Poker stars organizes many tournaments, but the most known is Sunday Million, the most popular weekly tournament. William Hill offers bounty tournaments, guaranteed tournaments, and shootout tournaments.

A.K. (26) from Brooklyn, recently earned an enormous amount of money playing online poker tournament. He wanted to apply to another tournament, but by mistake, registered to the one that was scheduled when he planned to travel with his family to Europe. When he learned that he could not withdraw a registration funds is paid for that tournament, he decided to give up family time and also take part in a tournament in which he did not plan to apply. When he won this tournament, received an invitation to the prestigious World Poker Tour World Championship, and also won. He took a pot worth 973,000 dollars.