Texas hold'em is a poker variant, which is played between two to 10 punters. The game involves dealing five community cards (face up) and two hole cards to each player (face down). The objective of each player is to have the best hand or ensure that all the opponents fold down before the rounds are over.
Ireland's business-friendly policies and low tax rates have made it one of the most popular places for online casinos in Europe. Fast internet connections and an increasingly tech-savvy population with access to smartphones mean that playing casino games online is now a popular hobby in the country, as well as online sports betting.