Online poker is simply the game of online poker played over the Internet with a computer. Poker was very popular in ancient times, but it became famous only in the twentieth century. It was partly responsible for the growth in the number of online poker players all over the world. Poker became even more popular when the Internet was introduced in the late 90’s. Nowadays, poker can be played not only through computers, but also by theateurs and professionals from any part of the world.
There are various types of online poker games available. One of them is regular and one-time table tournaments. Most of the times, these tournaments are held once in a month, or once per year. But there are also monthly and weekly tournaments sometimes. And there are also the occasional giant and super giant tournaments held annually, which are usually played by the biggest and most popular online poker sites.
One type of tournament that is held almost every month is the world series of Poker. In this competition, poker players from all around the world come together to play a single game, with the winner facing the winner of the World Series of Poker. There are various other major tournaments too, like the world cup, world quarter final, world final and world championship. If you are a poker player who wants to win some big money, join one of the top online poker sites and make your dream of becoming a world class poker player come true.