Top Top

word type: poker slang

  1. Jamie Gold told his opponent that he held "top top" meaning "top pair top kicker" in an inexplicable attempt to offer helpful information (which falls under the umbrella of softplaying and collusion) during his run to the win at the 2006 WSOP.

I Thought You Said, Chop Chop

This is the infamous clip that has morphed into an hilarious inside joke among poker players. Although Gold's motives are unclear, make no mistake that the following clip represents (attempted) softplaying in a poker tournament: