Welcome to Part 2 of this exploration into the art of bluffing in poker. Building on the foundational strategies from Part 1, this installment dives into the psychological intricacies of poker. We will examine how to read opponents’ tells and manipulate their perceptions, crucial skills for any player looking to master bluffing. By understanding the […]

Poker, a game of skill, psychology, and a pinch of luck, can be as mentally demanding as it is thrilling. Whether you’re shuffling up and dealing at a live table or clicking away in the virtual rooms of online platforms like GGPoker, the game’s intensity doesn’t wane. However, what happens when the cards aren’t as […]

As we come to the end of the first week of the 2024 GGPoker World Festival, it is time to update on all of the excitement thus far. To date, players have played tournaments with guarantees just under $40 million and have won even more. And with over $200 Million still guaranteed, there is a […]

Understanding the strategic nuances of poker positions can markedly improve your gameplay, and few positions offer as much potential leverage as ‘the cutoff’. Today, we’ll dive into what the cutoff position is, why it’s so crucial, and start you on a journey to learn how you can maximize its advantages to enhance your poker prowess. […]

The Story of the 1984 WSOP Main Event In 1984, one year on from Tom McEvoy’s slow and methodical takedown of Rod Peate heads-up, a far more aggressive player became world champion. Slaying a field of 132 players – a significant increase of 24 entries from 1983 – was ‘Gentleman Jack’ Keller. A former U.S. […]

Tony G, born Antanas Guoga on December 17, 1973, in Kaunas, Lithuania, is a figure synonymous with the dynamic and often high-stakes world of professional poker. Known for his aggressive playing style and sharp wit, Tony G made the bold leap from his Lithuanian roots to becoming a globally recognized poker icon. From an early […]

You know, there’s a reason they say poker is not a game for the faint-hearted. Ever heard of “Fortune favors the brave”? Well, let’s twist it a bit for our purpose: “Fortune favors the aggressive poker player.” Wait, wait! Before you start thinking that I’m advising you to start yelling and flipping tables, let me […]

Rodrigo Sirichuk Wins GG MILLION$ for $394,000 The Brazilian poker professional Rodrigo Sirichuk claimed this week’s GGMILLION$ title, scooping up a top prize of $394,407 as he beat Ukraine’s Roman Romanovskyi heads-up for the win. At a final table featuring legends of the felt such as Sirichuk’s fellow Brazilian Bruno Volkmann, Bulgarian powerhouse Dimitar Danchev, […]

April 14th marked the end of the $10 Million Guaranteed GGPoker Omaholic Series and April 29th marked its completion. The two weeks of the series saw some amazing results and incredible stories as we hosted nearly 400 Omaha tournaments for players everywhere! DEAL ME IN! What’s New in 2024 This year, we’ve upped the ante […]

Navigating the tumultuous seas of large field multi-table tournaments (MTTs) can feel like an odyssey reserved for the bravest of poker warriors. These events, teeming with hopeful contenders, offer the tantalizing lure of substantial rewards for those skilled (and lucky) enough to outlast the competition. Let’s embark on a strategic journey through the complex landscape […]

United by their esteemed positions in the Poker Hall of Fame, Tom Abdo, and Jack “Gentleman Jack” Keller represent the timeless spirit of poker across different generations, their lives spanning a century between them. Tom Abdo, a legend from the early 20th century, helped transform poker from a casual pastime into a game of intricate […]

Bluffing is an art form in poker and even more so in No Limit Hold’em. It’s a skill that elevates the thrill of the game. Every poker player revels in the adrenaline rush of successfully deceiving their opponents to snatch a pot that rightfully belonged to someone else. But how can you hone this craft […]