Poker

Find out what’s going down at the planet’s biggest poker tournaments and pick up a few skills of your own. With our tips, strategy guides and jargon busters you’ll be bluffing whilst wearing a pair of sunglasses indoors before you know it.

Poker slang
Poker

57 Essential Poker Slang You Need To Know

Whether you’re getting confused watching the World Series of Poker or you simply want to impress your friends, knowing poker slang can make you feel like an insider. Learning it won’t make you a better player, but it might help you have more fun at the...

November 29, 2021 12 min read
Koray Aldemir
Poker

Can You Win The Main Event With Just Pure Luck?

The German poker player Koray Aldemir was crowned the winner of the 2021 WSOP Main Event, banking $8 million for his efforts. Aldemir is no stranger to poker, ranking in 4th position on the Germany All Time Money List. Could he – and other previous winners...

November 20, 2021 7 min read
WSOP 2008
Poker

3 Jobs Essential To The Running Of WSOP That People Often Forget About

If you’ve ever visited Las Vegas during the World Series of Poker or even just enjoyed watching the event on...
November 11, 2021 7 min read
Poker, Top 10s

The Top 10 Biggest Main Event Winnings Of All Time

As you might know, poker surged in popularity after 2003. Ever since, Main Events have had huge fields with the...
November 8, 2021 7 min read
Benger vs Kassouf controversial poker hand
Poker

7 Of The Most Controversial Poker Hands In History

Poker is a very exciting and highly emotional game. With all the massive pots, big bluffs, and tough river calls,...
November 3, 2021 9 min read
wsop poker chips
Poker

Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About WSOP Chips And Cards

No matter how many events there are on the WSOP schedule or how many people make their way to Las...
October 29, 2021 5 min read
Las vegas at night
Gambling Destinations, Poker

What Revenue Does The WSOP Bring To Vegas?

Las Vegas was built on the backs of the gambling industry, and without casinos, it would not exist as we...
October 27, 2021 5 min read
WSOP 2019
Poker

Your Odds Of Winning WSOP Suck, But Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Think About It

Winning a WSOP tournament is a lifelong dream of many poker players, amateurs, and pros alike. In addition to the...
October 15, 2021 6 min read
Wsop tax
Poker

Everything You Ever Needed To Know About Rake And Taxes In WSOP

When you hear players and the media talk about the WSOP, you hear all about buy-ins, big wins, and crazy...
October 8, 2021 7 min read
Guides, Poker

Which WSOP Events Have The Biggest Prize Pools?

While most World Series of Poker events have their appeal, especially for those looking to add a WSOP bracelet to...
October 4, 2021 8 min read
WSOPE
Poker

WSOP Beyond Vegas: What Other World Series Events Are There?

When talking about the World Series of Poker, most people refer to the yearly festival taking place in Las Vegas....
October 2, 2021 6 min read
Jack Effel
Guides, Poker

Who’s In Charge Of The WSOP? Here’s Everything You Need To Know

Each summer, hundreds of thousands of players head to Las Vegas for the World Series of Poker. With thousands of...
September 28, 2021 6 min read
WSOP good or bad for poker
Poker

Is The WSOP Good Or Bad For Poker?

The World Series of Poker, or the WSOP for short, is the biggest and best-known poker competition that gathers people...
September 24, 2021 7 min read
WSOP 2021
Poker

Confused About WSOP 2021 Events? This Guide Explains Everything You Need To Know

There’s only a couple of weeks to go before WSOP 2021 kicks off on September 30 in Las Vegas. If...
September 16, 2021 6 min read
Man trying to bluff in poker
Guides, How-To, Poker

The 6 Most Common Poker Tells You Need To Know About

Bluffing is an essential part of poker. You need to know how to bluff as well as how to spot...
August 25, 2021 8 min read
Tony G by the sea
Celebrities & Poker Pros, Poker

What Do Poker Players Do When They Retire?

Professional poker players might enjoy what many of us consider to be a privileged working life, but just like in...
August 19, 2021 7 min read
Person at poker table taking notes on players
How-To, Poker

How To Take Notes In Poker That Are Actually Useful

In poker, much like in life, information is power. “Knowing your opponents’ tendencies in all sorts of preflop and postflop...
July 28, 2021 8 min read
WSOP Main Event
Poker

We Analyzed Every WSOP Winner Since 2003 To See If A Certain Personality Makes You A Born Champion

It’s safe to say that taking down the Main Event is the dream of almost every amateur and professional poker...
July 4, 2021 13 min read
WSOP 2051
Poker

What Will The WSOP Look Like In 30 Years?

Since its inception in 1970, the World Series of Poker has been the most important event of the poker world....
June 29, 2021 7 min read
Bitcoin and poker chips
Poker

Will Bitcoin Poker Be A Thing In The Future?

The face of online poker is always changing and the industry has always done well to keep up with recent...
June 25, 2021 7 min read
WSOP
Poker

Why Aren’t There More Women Playing Poker?

One of the best things about poker is that it’s a game available to everyone. Regardless of your age, profession,...
May 30, 2021 7 min read
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Poker

Will The Pandemic Kill Our Love Of Live Poker?

2020 was easily the worst period for live poker. The coronavirus pandemic has shut down card rooms and casinos worldwide,...
May 26, 2021 7 min read
WSOP 2020
Poker

WSOP Laws and Regulation: Which Countries Can Play WSOP Now It’s Online?

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, the world had to change and adapt in many ways in 2020. The poker industry...
May 10, 2021 7 min read
WSOP main event
Poker, Tips & Tricks

5 Cheapest Ways To Get Yourself Into The Main Event

Playing in the Main Event is a dream for almost every poker player. Whether you’re just a casual fan of...
April 22, 2021 8 min read
Hossein Ensan 2019 WSOP
Poker

What Are the Odds Of An Amateur vs A Pro Winning WSOP?

The World Series of Poker and its $10,000 Main Event are the pinnacle of live poker. Amateurs and pros alike...
April 19, 2021 8 min read
WSOP bracelet
Poker

The Must-Have Memorabilia For Ultimate Poker Fans (If You Can Afford It)

Some players love to get their hands on rare and expensive pieces of poker merchandise that you won't find in...
April 13, 2021 6 min read
GGPoker's Rush & Cash
Poker, Tips & Tricks

How To Get The Most Out Of GGPoker’s Cash Drops Feature

In recent years, online poker rooms have been looking for ways to make the game more entertaining and appealing to...
April 7, 2021 5 min read
marked cards
Guides, Poker, Tips & Tricks

Top 7 Ways To Avoid Getting Cheated With Marked Cards

The days of the Wild, Wild West are long gone now. Today if you feel like playing poker, you can...
March 26, 2021 5 min read
Poker

What Ever Happened To Full Tilt Poker?

Full Tilt Poker used to be one of the biggest and most popular destinations during the early days of online...
March 5, 2021 8 min read
PokerStars VR
Guides, Poker

PokerStars VR: Is It Worth Your Time?

Online poker is constantly developing, and it wasn’t that long ago that the only way to play the game over...
February 21, 2021 7 min read
PKOs
Poker, Tips & Tricks

PKOs: The Pros, Cons, And Best Strategies To Gain An Advantage

Progressive knockout tournaments, or PKOs as they are often referred to, have become quite popular in recent years. Expanding on...
January 21, 2021 8 min read
How-To, Poker

How To Become An Expert Bluffer In Poker

Many players have said it, and many more agree with the statement that if you’re never bluffing in poker, you’re...
January 6, 2021 8 min read
GTO poker brain with cogs turning
Poker, Strategy

GTO vs Exploitative Play In Poker: Which Is Better?

When thinking about the best approach to winning poker, there seems to be a lot of confusion about what Game...
December 4, 2020 7 min read
WSOP hall of fame predictions
Celebrities & Poker Pros, Poker

WSOP Poker Hall of Fame 2021 Predictions

The year 2020 hasn’t been a good one for poker – that much is certain. Many players had to change...
November 27, 2020 9 min read
Archie Karas
Celebrities & Poker Pros, Poker

Archie Karas: The Rise And Fall Of The Ultimate High-Roller

The story of Archie Karas, known around the Sin City poker circuit as “the Greek” is one of our all-time...
November 18, 2020 3 min read
Poker

8 Weird And Wonderful Superstitions You’ll See In Poker

While poker is undoubtedly a game of skill, there is an element of luck to it, especially in the short...
November 13, 2020 7 min read
Phil Hellmuth
Celebrities & Poker Pros, Poker, Top 10s

Top 10 Worst Trash Talkers In Poker

In poker, one way to become famous is by posting good results, especially in the tournaments. Several big scores will...
October 28, 2020 10 min read
wsop prizes
Celebrities & Poker Pros, Poker, Top 10s

Top 10 Richest Poker Players In The World

In the world of high-stakes poker, the sums of money being won and lost every day are huge. The top...
October 1, 2020 5 min read
Poker cheat
Poker

The Most Common Poker Cheats And How To Avoid Them

When there’s chat about poker among people who don’t play the game, they seem to think that it’s either a...
September 27, 2020 17 min read
Poker books on shelf
Poker

Top 20 Texas Hold ‘em Books You Need To Read ASAP

With plenty of news sites and blogs floating around, there is an infinite choice of poker content online. That being...
September 22, 2020 15 min read