In the first part of this three-part series we looked at the formation of the World Series of Poker and had a look at the original legends and WSOP main event winners, such as Doyle Brunson and the Johnny’s, Chan and Moss. Part two had us remembering the growth of poker through the 90’s and […]

HOW IT STARTED GGPoker posted a poker giveaway promo on Twitter for Valentine’s Day: submit a heart flush in Short Deck and have a chance to win a custom GGPoker Nike Air Force 1 for you and your Valentine’s Day date! My friend and poker player, Devon Graves, took part in this giveaway and became […]

Exclusive Satellites To WSOP Europe 2022 Launch October 10 At GGPoker Europe’s most prestigious live series headlined by €5M guaranteed Main Event GGPoker today reveals details of its Road To WSOP Europe online poker tournaments, which enable players to qualify directly for the WSOPE 2022 Main Event. The WSOP Europe €10,350 Main Event boasts a […]

Why Omaha is Best As the game of poker gained more widespread popularity around the world, the most common variant was the traditional Texas Hold’em. Initially played in the limit variant, it was soon toppled by no-limit as it unleashed far more excitement. Since then, several dozen other poker variants have been established, each with […]

The History of the World Series of Poker: 1990-2003 In the first article in our series on the history of the World Series of Poker, we looked at the formation of the world’s oldest and most revered poker title, the original world championship, and which legendary names were the first to be able to call […]

WSOP Online Series 2022 – Week 5 The start and finish of the penultimate week of the 3rd annual World Series of Poker Online (WSOP-O), hosted by GGPoker; the world’s most prestigious poker tournament at the world’s biggest poker room has been completed. Last week, we had you looking forward to a combination of bounty […]

Koray Aldemir  Aldemir has earned more than $21.5 million playing in live poker tournaments, making him one of the most successful German poker players. Amongst his accomplishments he has won the 2017 Triton Super High Roller Series Main Event, a 2019 US Poker Open event and the 2021 World Series of Poker Main Event. Koray […]

WSOP Online Series 2022 – Week 4 The fourth week of the 3rd annual World Series of Poker Online (WSOP-O), hosted by GGPoker; the world’s most prestigious poker tournament at the world’s biggest poker room ran to completion in epic style. Last week, we left you with the building excitement starting with Event #19, a […]

A Brief History of Poker: Until 1800ish “In the beginning, everything was even money.” Those are the words of Mike Caro, well-known poker strategist and author. He meant that when something is new to people, such as gambling, it is very hard to judge in terms of profitability or practicability. When we were just kids, […]

WSOP Online Series 2022 – Week 2 Week two of the 3rd annual World Series of Poker Online (WSOP-O), hosted by GGPoker; the world’s most prestigious poker tournament at the world’s biggest poker room has been completed. Since we last reported on this event, 7 World Series of Poker bracelets have been awarded and two […]

The 2022 WSOP From the Eye of a Reporter During the World Series of Poker, poker enthusiasts from around the world turn their attention to Las Vegas as the biggest names in the poker world head off to compete for the most coveted prize in poker, a WSOP Gold Bracelet. Alongside these professionals are thousands […]