Poker has been a treasured card game since its origins in the 19th century. Its enduring popularity lies in the fact that it requires more skill than luck, creating an exciting experience that rewards highly talented players. This tricky combination of chance and strategy has given poker an impressively long-running competitive scene. Over the years, […]

GGPoker joins the worldwide poker community in mourning the passing of Doyle ‘Texas Dolly’ Brunson, who passed away yesterday at the age of 89. Widely known as ‘The Godfather of Poker’, Brunson was a two-time World Series of Poker Main Event champion and one of the most-recognizable figures in the poker world. He held eight […]

Even today, new pro poker players are constantly emerging. Every year, big tournaments like the WSOP attract thousands of entrants, each hungry for fame,  fortune, and a chance to win one of the coveted World Series of Poker gold bracelets. Today, we’ll cover one modern-day poker pro that everyone should get to know: Michael “The […]

The year is 2018. The GGPoker Network is starting to get noticed with its innovative promotions and incredible interface. Our online traffic in the levels of 2nd tier stalwarts, like party and 888, GGPoker needed to do something to ensure it stayed on the map. Thus the creation of the Good Game Series, the GGS. […]

The competitive scene of poker has produced quite a few memorable players over the years. The high stakes attract some of the best players to fight for dominance in exciting battles of skill and strategy. The best of the best receive fame and fortune, becoming known to every serious poker player. Very few players, however, […]

As pundits try to perfect their poker games, the apprentice ponders and practices while probing knowledge and pursuing the purest play. Just as the history of poker, a game that has captured the hearts and attention of players for centuries, has changed over the years, so has the language used by the most informed and […]

There have also been many unforgettable players, each with unique playstyles, personalities, and results. Let’s take a closer look at a player known for all three: Gus Hansen, “The Great Dane.” Player overview The World Poker Tour (WPT) is one of the biggest tournaments, second only to the World Series of Poker. Gus Hansen is […]

Poker’s competitive scene has been vital to the history and continued growth of the game. Over the decades, it’s produced some incredible stories and unforgettable moments due to the high-stakes gameplay. Throughout the game’s history, many pros have stood out because of their unique strategies, impressive accomplishments, and flamboyant personalities. These legendary players have pushed […]

Mike Sexton was an American professional poker player and renowned commentator. He was one of the most recognizable and influential modern-day poker personalities. His poker career includes 72 World Series of Poker (WSOP) cashes, one WSOP bracelet, a World Poker Tour (WPT) title, and over $6.7 million in tournament winnings. While Sexton’s time as a […]

Poker has an undeniably rich and storied history, having been played for centuries in one form or another. Its tremendous staying power is mainly due to its remarkable strategic depth; players must always remain vigilant if they hope to defeat the competition. With so much tactical complexity, it’s no wonder that poker has become firmly […]

Online poker has completely revolutionized the poker world. The technology brings a whole new level of convenience for players and organizers alike, so it’s easy to see why online poker is the most popular way to play. As we go further into the age of online poker, one of the most common concerns is the […]

Johnny Moss was born on May 14th, 1907 in the small town of Marshall, Texas. Johnny’s mother passed away suddenly from complications related to appendicitis when he was only eight years old and his father was seriously injured in a work-related accident just a few months after. Following these tragic events, Johnny began selling newspapers […]