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Free poker tutorial

New to poker? Got the basics, but need a refresher? Play our tutorial and try out a few practice hands, showing you how to play, and what you can expect when you start playing for real.

Welcome to the home of online poker

Welcome to PokerStars, where you’ll find the best tournaments and games anywhere online, with 24/7 support, secure deposits, fast cashouts and award-winning software. This is where champions are born, and you could be next. Start playing for free now. You'll also find rules and hand rankings for Texas Hold'em, Omaha, Stud, Badugi and other poker games. Practice your skills with Play Money or join real money games. There's no better place to learn and play poker. Please note that real money play is only possible when physically located in the state of New Jersey.

The biggest poker tournaments

PokerStars is home to the best online poker events. Each week we host the biggest weekly tournaments around, including the Sunday Special and Sunday High Roller, plus plenty more every day of the week. With all the tournaments we offer, including many with great guaranteed prize pools of up to $50,000, PokerStars is the only place to play tournament poker online.

Team PokerStars Pro

PokerStars is the only place where you can watch and play against Team PokerStars Pro - our group of elite pro players that includes heavy-hitters like Daniel Negreanu, Jason Mercier and Vanessa Selbst, and World Series Champions like Chris Moneymaker. Between them they have scores of World Series bracelets, EPT and WPT titles and more, adding up to millions of dollars in winnings. And now you can join them at the tables with PokerStars.