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For a game where the majority of enthusiasts occasionally consider good luck, there are tonnes of superstitions in poker. When you say that a player was lucky in that poker tournament they won, be mindful of how you say it. For example, if you mention that you were unlucky, your luck may not change.

Ok, that may sound a bit strange, but poker is a casino game armed with folklores. Did you realize that if you are gambling a game with 2 different decks and you’re asked to pick the deck, you should always choose the deck of cards that’s furthest from you? Or, how about If you get a run of terrible cards, you must hang out on a hankerchief to break your horrible luck? It’s actually thought of as good luck to blow through a pack of cards when they’re being shuffled.

A few other fascinating poker folklores are:

  • You can alter the run of cards by walking around your chair 3 times.
  • The most beneficial seat at the poker table faces the entrance.
  • The unluckiest position has its back to a fireplace.
  • When shifting seats, you should constantly do so following the clock.
  • The most detrimental poker card is the four of clubs.
  • It’s most unfortunate to cross your legs when sitting at the poker table.
  • Sunday is a terrible day for wagering on cards.
  • The 13th is also a terrible day, regardless of when it falls.