How to Play Texas Holdem with clay poker chips for beginners
The Texas Holdem poker is a very popular poker card game now played all over the world in online casinos and real poker casino rooms especially in North America and Europe. The game is played with two hole cards and five community cards along with clay poker chips.
The community card game is played on full size poker tables with a maximum of eight players. The positions of the players are determined according to the position he is seated from the dealer or the dealer button. The further he is seated left of the dealer the more advantageous it would be for the players.
The game begins when the dealer deals the two hole cards and the round of betting begins as soon as the hole cards are dealt over the poker tables and the player sitting immediately left of the dealer begins the round of betting by placing the small blind. The betting continues with the second player who places the big blind.
The first person who is under action in the first round of betting with his Texas Holdem chips is the third player who raises the bet over the poker table tops with his poker chip sets and challenges his opponents according to his hands.
Soon after the opening round of betting, the first set of community cards known as the flop is dealt by the dealer. The flop comprises of the three community cards which can be used to determine the hands of all the players. The players can use all the community cards over the table top poker tables to determine their poker hand.
The two hole cards are the only private cards that the player of the poker game can hold the rest of the five sets of cards dealt after the hole cards are community cards and are common to all the players over the full size poker tables.
Once the flop is dealt next round of betting begins where the player determines the strength of their hand and raises bet to continue over the next round where the turn is dealt. The turn is the fourth community card and dealt after the second betting round. After the turn is dealt the player bets with his chip sets over the poker tables and either calls, checks or raises in the next round of betting where the final community card, river is dealt. The players who reach the final round of betting would finally show their cards and the wining hand would be the one who have got the highest ranking or value of hands.