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Who Is the Richest Poker Player in the World?

Players often picture poker players as millionaires who enjoy a lucky break once or twice in their career and then reap the fruits of their hobby for years to come. Of course, being the richest poker player in the world takes more than just luck, and nobody knows this better than Bryn Kenney. Born in […]

Did Phil Ivey Actually Cheat?

It goes without saying that Phil Ivey is one of the greatest poker players all time. This is easily proven by all the winnings he has amassed over the years as well as his induction into the prestigious Poker Hall of Fame. By all means, there was a time that things seemed to be falling […]

What Does It Mean to Wear a Poker Face?

Poker is all about statistics and reading your opponent correctly. Yet, while you can have a fairly good idea of what an opponent is capable of statistically, the best players seldom betray any emotion. Look at any World Series of Poker table and you will find a wall of blankness and empty visages that observe […]

How Did Dan Bilzerian Get Rich?

Dan Bilzerian has earned himself many nicknames on the Internet related to his love for bling, girls, and guns. The “King of Instagram,” one of the monikers Bilzerian goes by, has enjoyed the finer things in life in an often ostentatious fashion. Whether you like the man or not, if you have come across his […]

Poker AI and Blockchain: The Future of iGaming Platforms

Throughout the history of online gambling and even land-based gambling we’ve heard of or even seen cases of irresponsible gambling take place. Most recently the British online casino company licensed in Gibraltar was fined £2m for failing responsible gambling intervention with one of their players whose addiction was fueled by finance way beyond his means. […]

The History of Poker: Where Did the Game Originate From?

Poker you may think came out of the dusty, smoky parlors of Nevada long before Las Vegas formed as the center of the game’s universe. While the evidence of poker’s actual origins is scant, there are persisting motifs that have allowed us find out a little more about the actual origins of the game. Some […]

Top 20 Hottest Female Poker Players of 2020

As poker continually increases in popularity, it’s inevitable that the game will catch the eyes of men and women from all over the world. Over the past decade we’ve seen more and more female poker players join the fray in the competitive sport who have a combination of both beauty and intelligence. Below we’ve compiled […]

Dogs Playing Poker: Over 100 Years of History and 10 Factoids

Without a speck of doubt, Cassius Marcellus Coolidge, or C.M. Coolidge for short, best known work remains Dogs Playing Poker. Yet, there are many unknowns or rather – curious facts surrounding the series of paintings that have etched themselves in our collective memory. For starters, perhaps very few people know that the popular name refers […]

Famous People That You Didn’t Know Are into Gambling

Regardless of whether you are just an average person, a well-heeled millionaire or a celebrity, gambling can still be an entertaining and very engaging way of spending time. The activity is not just reserved for people who want to get rich since there are several famous people and flush celebrities that are engaging in it. […]