Texas Hold’em Poker

Texas Hold’em is the most popular version of poker in the world and is played using a standard 52 card deck. Every player gets two hole cards face-down. Then through four betting rounds a total of five community cards are dealt face-up on the table. Players must make the best five card hand with a combination of their hole cards and community cards. The player with the strongest hand wins.

No Limit

All Texas Hold’em games in GGNetwork are ‘No Limit’, which means there is no limit to the maximum a player can bet at once. Thus players can go all-in and bet all of their chips on their betting turn.


Big blind
The player on the left of the small blind. The big blind is the same as the minimum bet size.

Small blind
The player immediately left of the dealer has to post the small blind.

Each hand has one designated dealer. The dealer position determines the small and big blind positions.
The dealer button is passed clockwise after every hand.



Check to complete your turn without betting. Remember that checking may be considered as a tell for possessing weak hands.


If you have a good hand, you may want to bet to win a bigger pot.


Tell your opponents that you’re not messing around.


Call to look up your opponent’s hands. Not all bets equate to strong hands.


Apply maximum pressure on your opponents.


To throw away your cards and forfeit whatever you have put in the pot.

Betting Rounds


The betting round that takes place after the players receive their hole cards.


The betting round that takes place after the first three community cards are dealt.

The Turn

The third betting round that takes place after the fourth community card is dealt.

The River

The last betting round that takes place after the fifth and final community card is dealt.

The Showdown

The showdown begins when there are two or more players who are still in play when action ends on the river. The player with the strongest hand will take the pot. When the showdown ends in a tie, the pot is split evenly among the winning players.

Player A loses

Player B wins

Hold’em Info



Automatic conversion, No fee, XE.com mid-rate

Game Type


Table Max

6 Players



Small Blind and Big Blind

Time to act

12 seconds

Players should act within this time unless time bank is activated.

Time Bank

30~45 seconds

10 seconds will be added every 30 hands

Disconnect Extra Time

2 minutes

10 seconds will be added every 30 hands

Minimum Players for Dealing

2 Players

Dealing will only start when minimum number of players are met

Details & Limitations


This game uses 1 deck of 52 cards and the deck is shuffled after each hand.
Amount committed to the pot will still be in play in an event of a disconnection.

Terms & Conditions


  1. Players must meet the age requirement of 18 years or older to participate in this jackpot.
  2. Prizes are awarded instantly at the end of the hand.
  3. Prizes will be awarded regardless of disconnections, if the player is confirmed to have qualified for the jackpot.
  4. If there are more than three jackpot-qualified hands, Bad Beat Jackpot is reward to the player who comes in second in the hand. Other player who lost will receive Rest of Players rewards.
  5. Players who are not dealt hole cards are not eligible for the Rest of Players rewards.
  6. The Big Hand Jackpot pool and the Flush Jackpot pool will be combined and carried over to the Bad Beat Jackpot pool.
  7. 7XL reserves the right to modify or suspend the jackpot at any time.
  8. Bad Beat Jackpot is not available to players from Netherlands (or players who have the NL flag).
    1. Bad Beat Jackpot fund amounts will not be taken out from pots won by players from Netherlands (or players who have the NL flag.)
    2. Bad Beat Jackpot feature will not occur even if the conditions are satisfied if the player (Bad Beat Winner) is from Netherlands (or the player has the NL flag). (In this case, Bad Beat Jackpot fund amounts will not be taken out from winning pots, regardless of the pot winner’s site or residence country)
    3. Players from Netherlands (or players that have the NL flag) will not be awarded any jackpot rewards, regardless of their position in that hand (Bad Beat Winner, Bad Beat Opponent, or Rest of Players.)
  9. Bad Beat Jackpot does not apply to VIP tables.
  10. If any players fall under suspicion of fraudulent activity, 7XL has the right to investigate and remove the players once it’s confirmed.
  11. The promotion is subject to the terms and conditions of the site.