Poker Trivia Facts
Poker is one of the most popular card games worldwide for passionate players whether it is Holdem, Omaha or Stud Poker. There are games online for everyone or for play at the kitchen table. Let’s show our cards and begin with general facts.
General Poker Trivia
- The Big 3 games are Texas Holdem, Omaha and Stud Poker versions.
- Holdem and Omaha are current favorites; however, 7-Card Stud Poker has a long history and will never go out of style.
- The game of poker offers many versions and multiplayer games to include Razz, Caribbean Stud, 5 Card Stud, SitNGo, Red Dog. H.O.R.S.E. and Let It Ride.
- Other poker variations are Pineapple Poker, Pai Gow Poker, 3-card Poker, Baccarat, Chemin de Fer, Pusoy/Chinese Poker and Badugi Poker.
- Some of the less played or oddity poker variations are Whiskey Poker, Bull, Indian Poker, Double Draw, Knock, Round the World and 2-card Poker.
- There are a possible 2,598,960 hands of poker in a 52-card deck.
- The odds of a Royal Flush are 649,740 to 1.
- There is one chance in 500 of drawing a flush when playing Poker.
- There are over 70 million decks of cards sold each year in the US