Bert “Girafganger7” Stevens

Bert “Girafganger7” Stevens
Name Bert "Girafganger7" Stevens
Nickname Girafganger7
Nationality Belgian
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Bert Stevens, is a Belgian professional poker player and Twitch Streamer, known by his online name, GirafGanger7. He’s a renowned high-stakes poker pro, specializing in online Multi-Table Tournaments (MTTs). Recently, GirafGanger7 achieved a remarkable milestone by securing his very first coveted bracelet and a staggering $2.7 million in prize money at the Online Main Event of the World Series of Poker.

Bert ‘Girafganger7’ Stevens Early Life

Bert Stevens’ poker journey started around eleven years ago when he began playing online. His interest in poker was sparked by watching high-stakes cash games and tournaments on television. Stevens initially played low-stakes online poker, gradually improving his skills. He eventually joined a poker stable, where he received coaching and support to develop his game.

Additionally, he also prefers online poker over live tournaments. He finds the online environment more comfortable and convenient for playing from home. Moreover, he firmly believes that poker’s appeal lies in the game itself, despite its potential mental and physical demands.

Girafganger7 Tournament Poker Career

Bert Girafganger7 Stevens started playing online tournaments in 2012, steadily participating in online tournaments and accumulating earnings. In May 2017, he earned $745,000 with a 2nd-place finish in the SCOOP-01-H: $1,050 NLH tournament on PokerStars, marking his first breakthrough.

Over the years, Stevens continued to mark his name in the poker world. In September 2020, he came 7th at the Main Event of WPT Online World Championship, earning $194,112. Then, in November of the same year, he marked his name in EPT history. He became the first player to win two separate EPT Online Events, earning $87,984 and $186,238. Notable opponents at the final table included Mikita “fish2013” Badziakouski, Laszlo “omaha4rollz” Bujtas, and Conor “1_conor_b_1” Beresford.

The following year, Stevens earned the 2nd position in the GGPoker Super MILLION$ Week. He agreed to an ICM deal with Ludovic “Gr4vyB04t” Geilich, securing $655,289, while Geilich emerged as the champion with a $635,080.

In a historic moment on October 3, 2023, Stevens achieved a remarkable feat by winning the 2023 World Series of Poker Online $5,000 NLH Main Event. This victory not only earned him his first coveted bracelet but also the top prize of $2,783,433—biggest score of his career. Beyond the financial rewards, Stevens also made history by live-streaming the largest poker win ever broadcast on Twitch. 

Furthermore, Stevens’ successes paved the way for his role as a coach at PokerCoaching, a platform known for its innovative active learning approach.


Bert Stevens AKA GirafGanger7 has solidified his place as a high-stakes online poker with an impressive career. His recent triumph at the 2023 WSOP Online underscores his enduring presence in the poker scene. Stevens’ journey from low-stakes online play to poker coaching is a testament to his dedication and expertise in the game. Moreover, you can closely follow his poker journey on his Twitch channel. 

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