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Texas Hold’Em – An Overview

Hold’em Poker has, in a few short years, exploded into the most popular poker variation of the game and Texas Hold’em is a game that started some time in the early twentieth century. However, it is only in the last nine or ten years that Texas Hold’em has mesmerized poker players and taken over poker rooms just about everywhere poker is played.

No-Limit Texas Hold’em is the mainstay of the World Series of Poker (WSOP) which is the highest profile event in the history of the game and is televised around the world. Texas Hold’em is the main game played in the World Poker Tour (WPT) that promotes worldwide poker tournaments. Celebrity tournaments particularly as held in Las Vegas, feature Texas Hold’em and are extremely popular with spectators. In fact, Texas Hold’em tournaments have become highly popular spectator sports and are televised to enthusiastic audiences.