Professional poker is relatively young, having started in 1970 with the creation of the World Series of Poker (WSOP). Despite this, it has its fair share of fantastic moments and legendary players. There are many timeless legends like Doyle Brunson, Chip Reese, and Johnny Moss. As poker continues to flourish, more new pros are born. […]

It may be young compared to the rest of the game, but professional tournament poker has its fair share of memorable stories. Moments like Doyle Brunson’s miracle tournament winning hand and Jack Straus’ insane comeback define competitive poker in high-stakes battles amongst legends. The best poker players are immortalized, their names living on in the […]

Poker has captivated the attention of players all over the world for centuries. Becoming a successful poker player takes more than luck; skill and strategy are essential to winning consistently. That is why, over time, poker has evolved into a competitive game enjoyed by both professional and recreational players alike. Competitive poker has flourished, becoming […]

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, […]

$50M Guaranteed Bounty Hunters Series Returns To GGPoker Online tournament series to run from April 9 through May 2 GGPoker today announces the latest edition of its ever-popular Bounty Hunters Series, which will run from April 9 through May 2.  As in the last iteration of this online tournament series, at least $50,000,000 in prizes […]

Dan Harrington is an American professional poker player known for his impressive tournament career. He won the World Series of Poker Main Event in 1995 and picked up another bracelet the same year. Harrington also has one World Poker Tour title, which some consider poker’s second most prestigious tournament series after the WSOP. He has […]

Every player has a different playstyle, specialty, and personality, making competitive poker a cornucopia of exciting stories. One such tale is that of an old poker pro lauded for his cash game skills: Chip Reese. Player Overview David “Chip” Reese was an American professional poker player widely regarded as one of the best cash game […]

Poker is an awe-inspiring game. It’s long been one of the world’s most popular card and casino games for a few reasons. The game is played with real money. This element gives stakes to every match, making poker intense, thrilling, and a lucrative option for skilled players. Poker’s variety adds to its popularity. There are […]

Poker has been a popular game for many years, constantly evolving with time. While the game has undergone many transformations since its inception, one constant is its impressive strategic depth. Despite simple mechanics, every poker game has countless scenarios, making it impossible to master completely. Its endurance and strategic profundity work together to create a […]

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 […]

From its humble beginnings in 1970 with the first World Series of Poker (WSOP), competitive poker has become an integral part of the game. Million-dollar tournaments are hosted annually, attracting poker legends from all around the world. While many poker pros are flashy, flamboyant characters renowned for their eccentric personalities, that’s not true for all […]

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 […]