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Is playing Texas Hold'em easy?

  1. WorldCup~2010 profile image60
    WorldCup~2010posted 6 years ago

    I watched the 2010 Poker World Series and it interested me greatly. I was wondering if Texas Hold'em is easy, and if so, is it easy to be good at?

  2. readytoescape profile image58
    readytoescapeposted 6 years ago

    It’s an easy game to play; winning on the other hand may be a completely different story. Even pocketed bullets lose.

    here's a fun free place to play competitively and learn a bit

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  3. CASE1WORKER profile image84
    CASE1WORKERposted 6 years ago

    i think it might be very hard as my husband practises at least twice a week and still is a loser

  4. akirchner profile image95
    akirchnerposted 6 years ago

    I'm only allowed to play Scrabble Poker because I don't 'get' the concepts of real poker although I usually win (by accident)

  5. paradigmsearch profile image91
    paradigmsearchposted 6 years ago

    If your question had said “easy to WIN at LONG TERM?”, the answer is a resounding NO! The 5 to 10 percent rake and fluctuations in luck will always kill you in the end.

  6. readytoescape profile image58
    readytoescapeposted 6 years ago

    However depending upon the type of players at the table the game can be more about the players than the cards, sorting the difference between the two is the real game.