Forward Motion

What Does It Mean in Poker?

Forward Motion is a rule that assumes that if a player moves any chips toward the center of the table, s/he has committed those chips to the pot.

“Ron started moving his chips forward toward the center of the table, and therefore is committed to a bet by the rule of forward motion.”

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