Often described as one of the most addictive, adrenaline- filled, intense and brain-entangling games in the world, poker has become an important part of the worldwide sports calendar. Critics state that it resembles gambling more than competition, yet the players themselves claim that after hours spent at the poker table, one feels just as exhausted as after a basketball match or track and field practice. The chance to play the game on-line is used by millions of people around the world, and the trend will likely grow in the future. Professional poker tournaments that present seven digit figures in prize money are followed by both the media and fans. In order to find out more about poker, its main terms, biggest stars and popularity – read this book.