Poker, poker everywhere...five card draw, five card stud, Texas holdem, Omaha, seven card, whiskey poker, low ball and even strip poker. The game of poker we know today, many believe was developed from brag, a type of mini poker game popular in the UK.
Types of poker
In both types of poker you can play in one of three ways: high, low, or high-low. When a poker game is played high, the highest hand wins the pot. When a poker game is low, the lowest hand wins. When playing high and low, the pot is split between the highest and lowest hand.
The most popular poker games found at casinos and card rooms around the world are:
Seven Card Stud
Five Card Stud
Five Card Draw