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World Series Of Poker Is Well Underway

It may not be three card brag but this year’s World Series of Poker is certainly grabbing the gambling headlines at the moment. The 2011 World Series of Poker is well underway, with eight events won, five events underway and a further 46 yet to start. However, this year’s championship is being overshadowed by the […]

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Playing Card Nicknames

When playing three card brag and other popular European card games you will be using a deck of 52 cards featuring numbers 1 to 9 along with jacks, queens, kings and aces in the four suits spades, clubs, diamonds and hearts. But did you know that there are playing card nicknames that are commonly used

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Brief History Of Playing Cards

We all know that three card brag is a traditional European card game that dates back to the 16th century and it is often referred to as the predecessor to poker but it certainly isn’t the earliest example of a card game. Card games and playing cards themselves date back centuries and centuries before the

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Poker Crackdown Could Boost Three Card Brag

Last week the FBI and US Department of Justice turned the world of online poker on its head by seizing the domains of leading poker sites that served US players and that action will have a knock-on effect across the internet, not just at poker sites. The online poker crackdown could boost three card brag

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Three Card Brag Side Bets

When playing three card brag, many players opt to include a side bet in their game. Three card brag side bets are additional antes or buy-ins that are added to a separate pot and paid out when a certain hand is dealt or another playing condition is met. Side bets add an extra dimension to

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Three Card Brag Wild Cards

Over the past six months or so there has been somewhat of an online three card brag explosion, with various sites now offering you the opportunity to play cash tables and tournaments as you would at an online poker site, but this does confine your playing to the rules of the site. This means that

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Playing The Odds At Three Card Brag

Playing the odds at three card brag is a method that should drastically improve your game against blind bombers and loose aggressive players. This is because you will use these odds to determine the expected value of each hand that you’re dealt, allowing you to decide whether to play or fold. By simply assessing the

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Bankroll Management Strategy

Like many card games that are played for money, 3 card brag has an element of chance and can leave even the most experienced player in the middle of a losing streak. When playing online 3 card brag at gaming sites, it is vital that you observe and strictly adhere to a bankroll management strategy.

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Play Some Three Card Brag This Christmas

If you’re looking for a way to fill the sometimes boring afternoon following tomorrow’s Christmas feast there’s one pastime that will be a hit for sure. Gather everybody around the table for and play some three card brag this Christmas. This traditional British card game is no more appropriately played than over the post-Christmas dinner

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Primero – The Forefather of Brag

We often refer to three card brag as the predecessor to poker but where did three card brag originate from? The card game that most historians credit as being the forerunner to three card brag is Spanish game of primero. Many details of the historic game are blurry and indecisive but we do know that

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