Online Poker Banned in South Africa
August 31 - The SA media is also banned from advertising any form of online gambling.
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Useful poker information:
- TRIP - Three of a specific kind, as in "Trip sixes".
- RING GAME - A standard game where players can come and go as they choose. The opposite of TOURNAMENT.
- SET - In Hold'em, three of a kind where two of the cards are hole cards.
- FREE CARD - A card dealt after all players checked in a betting round.
- READ - To determine whether an opponent has a good, medium or bad hand by observing his personal behavior. An inexact science.
- GUT SHOT - A draw to an inside straight, as in 2-3-4-6.