Heads Up Poker Rules
Heads-Up PokerHeads-up is a game of poker played by two players. This type of poker had recently became very popular and a lot of online poker rooms now offer Heads-up Sit 'n' Go tournaments as well as the two-player cash games. The most common poker variation played at the Heads-up tables is No-Limit Texas Hold'em, although technically any one-on-one game of poker is a Heads-up game.
Heads-up poker is a perfect opportunity to play against the player that suits your playing style the most or simply to try out something new. The game is usually quite fast therefore a good reaction is needed in order to succeed.
If a Heads-up game is played with blinds, the dealer always posts the small blind and is the first one to act preflop/before the first draw and the last one in all the following betting rounds.
The Games that are Usually Played Heads-Up
Heads-Up Poker RulesThe goal of the game is to end up having the best hand and to collect the pot. The Heads-up game follows the rules of the poker variation that is being played with a few exceptions: