In poker, the aim is to use every rule in the book to beat the house or other casino players. The house acts as the big brother, as players have been known to use underhand tactics. These games require a lot of mental sharpness, fast-thinking, game reading, and decision making. Some players bluff too!
Russia, the largest country in the world, is home to the Hermitage – a glorious museum. It has 14 miles of marbled corridors and an army of cats that keeps rodents away. Russians are also known to have a thing for gambling. That explains why all the big names in the industry accept players from the nation.