Top 5 great poker players of all times

Most people believe poker to be a gambling which merely depends on the luck factors. Actually, this is a misbelief. It is the ignorance about the game makes people think like this. In reality, poker is a game which is more similar to chess. The more skill you have acquired through years of playing, the more will be your winning chance. If it was a game which depends on mere luck, then how is it possible for the same five guys to reach the final WSOP table every year? Do you know who those five guys are?

Phil Hellmuth

Hellmuth, infamously known as ‘Poker Brat’ was one of the best poker player and ofcourse the best tournament player of all-times. In this poker career, he has won 11 WSOP bracelets and in the year 1989 he won the WSOP main event beating Johnny Chan.

Johnny Moss

Even before the launching of WSOP, Johnny Moss was there in the poker business and he was considered the best from since that time. It was at his age of 63 in 1970, he was elected as the first World Series of Poker games champion. From the very next year, WSOP was changed to a tournament format and still he won the event. In his career, he was won 9 WSOP bracelets and one main event.

Phil Ivey

Each and every poker player in the world unanimously agrees that Phil Ivey is the toughest opponent and the best poker player. With 8 WSOP bracelets and forty two money finishes, he is continuing in his poker career to conquer more heights.

Doyle Brunson

Doyle was popularly known as ‘Texas Doyle’ and he is yet another living legend in the poker field. After winning 10 WSOP bracelets, around 40 cashand one main event and still he is waiting for the next winning record.

Stu Ungar

Stu doesn’t have the longevity just like the other four but still he wasuncontrollable. He was real genius with a great IQ level.