Verbal Declarations and Talking During The Hand
Players can obviously talk during play, but they should not
be revealing direct information about their hands.
They can misdirect a bit – remember, poker is about
how you react to things and other players just as much as it is about the
actual cards themselves. Saying something obvious like “flush possible” with 4
community cards that are all diamonds isn’t out of bounds, as that’s something
Saying “I need a card to hit my straight” is a bit on the
nose, but typically, unless it’s happening every hand and becoming obnoxious,
that’s okay – so long as they aren’t revealing precise information, like, “I’ve
got 5-7 off, come on six!”
VERBAL DECLARATIONS, TALKING
DURING A HAND
In World Tavern Poker tournaments, the cards speak for themselves.
If a player incorrectly states they have two pair, for example, but when
showing their hand, their cards show a flush, then the flush plays.
Players can talk at the table while engaged in a hand. However,
they cannot reveal exact information about what they are holding. Specific
statements such as "I have two pair, am I ahead?" or calling for
specific cards or suits while bets are still taking place is against the spirit
of the rules, and a TD can warn a player who does this.
You are allowed to engage
in sportsmanship as long as it's in a friendly way. Players intentionally
trying to skirt or blur the boundaries of the rules can be issued warnings by
the TD, up to and including being removed from the game.
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