Poker Luck or Skill?

By : | September 13, 2010 | World Political News

Poker is immensely popular and with the various tours traveling around the world it attracts not only poker players, lots of money but also an ever growing number of spectators and fans. Championships have awarded $5.1m in prize money and the online poker market is said to be worth $4.9 billion. Poker has profited from TV and the internet and thus spread its popularity amongst the casino online community. Most people, especially governments and regulators, will argue that Poker is a game of luck, while poker players say it is purely skill. They would argue that you can use your skills to minimize chance and that risk management is vital. If you want to give poker a try, play first at an online casino where you can practice.