To new players Texas Holdem poker rules could seem quite complicated but in truth game is fairly simple to follow once you know basics.
Texas Holdem is quite a fast paced style of poker. If you're playing online poker you're normally only given about 15 seconds to decide if you're going to bet, check, or fold.
If you haven't played Texas hold poker before, I'd suggest you play poker online for free to get more familiar with rules and pace of game.
But before you head off to your favourite online poker site [we suggest you try www.TridentPoker.com ], you'll need to get a basic understanding of Texas holdem Poker Rules as well as different poker hand rankings.
Holdem Poker rules : The game begins when first person to left of dealer button (see Trident Poker game interface), places a small blind bet. A small blind bet is normally about half lower stake.
Play continues in a clockwise direction and next player is required to post a big blind bet, which is equal to lower stake. Every player at table then has an opportunity to call raise or fold.