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GGPoker Launches WSOP Online 2021 Schedule With 33 Bracelets To Be Won

WSOP Series runs from August 1 through September 12  GGPoker today reveals the WSOP Online 2021 international schedule, which takes place on the global-facing poker network from Sunday, Aug. 1 through Sunday, Sept. 12. The series is headlined by 33 WSOP bracelet events, each awarding a priceless World Series of Poker® gold


Hero Open Button vs. Big Blind Call

Open Button vs. Big Blind Defense [Video below] One of the most common spots in poker is when the action folds to the button, the button open raises for (2-3x bb), the SB folds and the BB defends with a call. Most of the time after you see the flop, the BB


The Middle East Has a Number of Unique Card Games – Have You Tried Them?

Card games have been a staple form of entertainment for more than 1000 years, with the earliest known offerings dating back to 9th Century China. However, some historians believe that civilisations as early as the Romans could have taken part in pastimes similar to card games. Because they have been around so


Natural8 to host GGPN’s First-Ever Short Deck Series

Join the Short Deck Action at Natural8 and the GGNetwork July 2021 is off to a strong start! This month, GGPoker Network (GGPN) will be running its first ever Short Deck Series, and Natural8 -Asia’s largest online poker room – will be one of the hosts for this series. Running from 4th


GTO poker – How profitable is it at micro and small stakes?

The last couple of years in poker, GTO (Game theory optimal) play has been all the rage. Moving away from intuition based reads, and using a more mathematical model of playing poker has been part of the constant evolution of poker. Adapting more logic based models for what kinds of lines you should


Is South Africa Going to Become a Hotbed For Poker Pros?

South Africa may be one of the most developed countries in Africa, but it is still quite far behind the western world when it comes to the adoption of technology. Internet penetration has only really been increasing for the last ten years, and during the poker boom, the online world was accessed


Battle of Malta Online 2021 Schedule Unveiled; $25M Guaranteed Series Runs July 11-25 At GGPoker

Series includes three flagship events, each guaranteeing at least €1M in prizes Dublin, Ireland (July 7, 2021) – GGPoker and Casino Malta by Olympic Casino today reveal the Battle of Malta Online 2021 festival schedule, which takes place from July 11 through July 25. At least $25,000,000 in cash prizes will be won


Are using HUD’s an unfair advantage in online poker?

This question has always been really funny to me. After having played poker for 14+ years, and discussed this topic with live and online players over the years, I’ve made some conclusions about the people who are in the HUD’s should be illegal camp.  They tend to be pretty set in their


A Brief History of Baccarat

Baccarat has gone by many names during its long history, but Punto Banco is one of the most popular today. Baccarat is a card game with a long and fascinating history. It’s particularly popular in casinos thanks to its high bet limits, allowing the potential for some astronomical wins. Mr. Bet-A-Million Bates

0 To Launch In Belgium On July 31

GGPoker is coming to Belgium GGPoker has announced that it is extending its reach in European regulated markets. From July 31, players in Belgium will be able to sign up at as a locally licensed online gaming site, and play on the GGPoker Network. is operated in Belgium by Deba