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Frequently Asked Questions
What is Poker?
Poker is a family of card games in which players wager over which hand is best. Today it is usually played with a standard deck, thus poker games vary in deck configuration, the number of cards in play, the number of cards dealt face up or face down, and the number of cards shared by all players, but all have rules that involve one or more rounds of betting. Poker has many variations, all following a similar pattern of play and generally using the same hand history.
Is Poker legal in India?
Yes, Poker (live or online) is legal in most of India.
As per the Supreme Court of India, "Such competitions, where Success depends on quite a substantial degree of Skill are not necessarily "gambling".
Though there is an element of pure chance. If a particular game is predominantly a game of skill, It would still be a game of "mere skill."
Can I play Poker from my desktop / Laptop?
No, A23 Poker is available only on android offering best in industry concurrency & the chance to play with fun chips
Which variants of Poker can I play on A23?
At A23, you can choose from No Limit Texas Holdem, Pot-Limit Omaha and Pot-Limit Omaha 5 card variants.
What's the history of Poker?
Poker dates back to 1829 and was started in New Orleans by French settlers. Inspired by a French game name 'Poques', the game involved bluffing your way to a win or bets similar to today's draw poker.
Rules of Poker
How to play Poker?
Poker has many variations, All following a similar pattern of play and generally using the same hand history.
a) No- limit Texas hold'em (NLH)
In Poker, "no limit Texas-hold'em" is a game where each player at the table is dealt two hole cards and there are five cards in the middle (the flop, turn and river) that are considered to be community cards. Each player at the table can use their hole cards and community cards to make their best possible hand.
b) Pot Limit Omaha (PLO)
1. 4 hole cards are dealt instead of 2 to each player.
2. A player must always use 2 cards from the 4 cards dealt to him/her and 3 cards from the 5 community cards to make the best 5 cards.
3. A limit is placed on the maximum amount that can be raised in a user's turn. A user may raise any amount less than or equal to the pot value.
What is Small Blind and Big Blind?
The "small blind" is a fixed bet placed by the player to the left of the dealer button.
The "big blind" is a fixed bet placed by the player to the left of the small blind. Big Blind is double the Small Blind.
What is Collusion?
Collusion in poker is the act of two or more people sitting at a poker table working together to win more amount from other players.
It is a negative practice and is strictly prohibited at A23.
What is Anti-Banking ?
When a player leaves a table with some stack, he cannot join it back for next 60 minutes with stack less than what he had when he sat previously on the table.
For ex. -If a player joins with 400 on a table of 5/10 blind with min buy-in 200 and leaves the table after winning 1200 chips, he cannot rejoin the table for next 60 minutes with less than 1200 chips.