The World Series of Poker (WSOP) is a pinnacle of poker culture and has provided countless remarkable moments for fans and participants alike. Players constantly compete to prove themselves, battling through intense competition with sharp skill, keen observation, and a cool head. The number one spot in poker is a hotly debated topic, with countless […]

Poker has captivated players for centuries, creating many iconic moments along the way. From the rounders of centuries past to Jack Straus’ miracle comeback at the 1982 World Series of Poker (WSOP), these stories still remain part of poker folklore today. But it is not just the single moments that define poker’s long and storied […]

The game of poker has been around for centuries and it boasts a history full of remarkable players and stories. The core of competitive poker was established in the late 1970s with the creation of the World Series Of Poker (WSOP), the tournament that helped to revolutionize poker into the game it has become today. […]

Poker is a game unlike any other in the world. It has captivated audiences around the world for centuries with its intricacies and strategies. Poker has become globally renowned and has experienced a meteoric rise in popularity due to its strategic aspects, social appeal, and easy accessibility. The immense complexity of the game, along with […]

Poker has outstanding strategic depth and has developed a fantastically competitive scene. Since the inaugural World Series of Poker (WSOP) in 1970, countless legendary moments and world-renowned players have left their mark on this iconic game. Over the past 50 years, it has evolved from a small local event into a global phenomenon. Innovative betting […]

Sam Houston left London in torrential rain. Less than three hours later, he had touched down in Barcelona, where it was 28 degrees in the shade. As he walked slowly down the stairs to exit the plane, Houston looked at the other travelers marching towards solid ground ahead of him. Most were still in clothes […]

Poker’s rich history and strategic depth combine to give it a thrilling competitive scene. Competition in poker is a core part of the game and various legends have left their marks throughout history. These players have undoubtedly, in one way or another, changed the game, not just from their tournament wins but also from their […]

Some poker legends are born great. Others find their way there accompanied by 16 exotic dancers and carried shoulder-high on a litter, dressed as Julius Caesar.  The poker career of Philip Hellmuth Junior is one on its own. A singular path through the game that will never be retrodden, so unique are the footprints. From […]

Poker is one of the oldest gambling games, with a rich history stretching back centuries. As such, it has become prevalent throughout the world and boasts a large number of dedicated players. It has become far more than just a casual pastime, and has developed a seriously competitive scene with tournaments being broadcast around the […]

Poker is a game of skill that has been around for centuries and during that time it has developed a competitive scene with many fantastic moments. Central to these moments are the poker legends who have left their marks on the game, from pros with extraordinarily long-lived careers to modern-day superstars. In this article, we’ll […]

Arguably the most successful poker player of all-time, Daniel Negreanu is a poker legend. A member of the exclusive Poker Hall of Fame, a GGPoker Global Ambassador and a six-time winner of World Series of Poker bracelets, Negreanu sits among the top of any list of the best poker players who have ever played. But […]

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 […]