word type: noun

  1. A card game that, like poker, involves skill and luck.

What's the Sig?

Why is there an entry devoted to a card game played by old people and involving "trick-taking" on a wesbsite dedicated to poker terms?

Well it turns out that some young people play bridge, too, and, more to the point, many poker luminaries began as bridge experts.

Bridge Luminaries

Some of the most famous converts from bridge to poker include:

- Steve "Thorladen" Weinstein

- Gavin "Boykee" Wolpert

- John "JohnnyKran" Kranyak

- Joe "Grue" Grue