Poker, today it’s a well-known game all over the world. It’s believed that, poker is a ancient game. The root is go back to nearly 1000 years. Some historian say by the 10th century Chinese emperor played poker with domino card, also Persians in the 16th century are playing poker and they called it “As Nas”. And talk about the European, in France in the 17th century Poque and its German equivalent, Pochen were both based on 16th century Spanish game Primero. According to information it was a three card game, also included bluffing. French colonists take over Poque in North America, New Orleans and surrounding area, later it became United States part, after US purchase Louisiana in the year 1803. Day by day moderation happened to the game and now Poker is played by 5card for each player and a 52 card deck. This feature added to the game by the year 1834.
From that time Poker spread up with Mississippi river throughout the United States. Then it’s being popular among the crews of riverboats, who transport goods via waterway. During civil war both north and south American soldiers playing poker between them. In the year 1871 After Queen Victoria heard about the game from U.S. minister, Great Britain introduced with the game Poker. Its true that in different time different games dominated the poker game. Five card draw, seven card stud and very recently Texas Hold’em. During World War one. In the year 1970s Texas Hold’em became featured game in the World Series of Poker.
And now, after revolution of technology, everything in the gaming world transformed to online platform. Its also applied to the poker game also. After 1980, online gaming comapies are started to introducing online poker platform. And now so many online poker sites can be founded on web.