QQ Poker is a card game played online across the globe. An intrinsic part of poker is betting and the winner is determined according to card combination that each player possesses. Once it was considered as gambling but nowit’s fetching a fair amount of money for online platforms. It has gained popularity among youngsters and means of livelihood for many. Over a period of time, around 50 lakhs people engaged in a poker game on different websites. Some of the renowned poker sites are Poker stars, Adda 52, Pokerbazzi having huge traffic.
How it is played?
There are different kinds of QQ Poker games each having different rules and the betting process. Some of the common names are Texas Hold’em, Omaha, Stud, Razz, and Horse. Its typical feature is forced bet comprising starting point in poker’s hand. After cards being dealt each player gets a turn moving clockwise. Various actions taken by playersare Check; when no betting is done in the current round player can check and passed to the next player.
The rules of the game:
Round is considered complete when each player checks. One action is a bet which is done when no player bets in the current round. Another popular action is Fold where they can forfeit their cards and lose the game. Other actions are Call and Raise.In call, the player bet the current round and it requires matching the highest bet. In raise, the player bets the current round requiring them to meeting the highest bet, thus making a subsequent bet.
The second rule is ‘Showdown’ where active player shows their hand and the best ranking player wins the pot. Hands are shown in order and multiple players may win a single pot which is divided according to the rules in different ways. The third rule is ‘Hand Ranking’.
Poker hand uses five cards each having a rank, which is compared with the other hand’s rank and thus deciding the winner of the pot. In games like Texas hold’em, the winner is the highest ranking hands whereas in some games like Razz winner is lowest ranking hand depending upon the different rules used. Another popular rule is ‘Betting Limits’.
Opportunities and Challenges
QQ Poker has witnessed unprecedented growth earlier there were many misconceptions about the game like it is a chance and luck based. But now player considers it as skill based.Sites are making efforts to regularly update the features and game designs. Before investing the hard earned money thorough investigation is required to be done about the veracity of the gaming portal.