How Poker Helped Barry Greenstein’s Golf Game
Playing poker has given Barry the tools to think well under pressure
Barry Greenstein is a true legend of the game. Born in 1954 in Chigago Illinois, he discovered poker at an early age. On the WPT, Barry has made six final table appearances and won two titles. The first came in 2004 at the World Poker Open, where he earned prize money of $1,278,370. His second victory was at an invitational event at the 2006 L.A. Poker Classic, worth another $100,000. His WPT cashes have helped add over $2,000,000 to his total career tournament earnings of more than $7,500,000. Barry is also one of the most successful cash game players in the world. Whether it’s on episodes of High Stakes Poker or in the Big Game at Bobby’s Room, he’s played them all, and usually walks out a winner.
Off the table, Barry has written a strategy book titled ‘Ace on the River’ and can often be found giving away signed copies to those who knock him out of a major tournament. Perhaps the most important aspect of Barry’s career is that he’s donated a large portion of his tournament winnings to charity, most notably Children Incorporated.
Published 8 years agoBarry Greenstein on Poker in Europe, WCOOP, Badugi and Thuy Doan
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Published 3 years agoHigh Stakes Poker - Negreanu and Eastgate Both Flop Big
Daniel Negreanu and Peter Eastgate both like their hands on the flop in this big hand from High Stakes Poker filmed at the Golden ...
Published 11 years agoBarry Greensteins Masterclass (All hole cards) 1/3
A HORSE SNG at PokerStars with Berry Greenstein and The Grinder among other pros. Entry: 60.000 FPP
Published 8 years agoBarry Greenstein, June 29th on 3rd day in #47, getting pranked on 2+2 and more
Barry tells us about making it to day 3 in the $2,500 PLO8/Stud8 event 47, last news on FullTilt, online players playing slow in l...
Published 3 years agoPoker Superstars - Matusow and Greenstein Heads-Up
Mike Matusow and Barry Greenstein play heads-up poker in the Superstars Tournament filmed at the Golden Nugget Casino in Las Vegas
Published 4 years agoBarry Greenstein on coming back online, religion and the problem with American politics
Barry Greenstein sits down with Rikard to talk about him coming back to play online poker for the first time since Black Friday, j...
Sex, dating, cell phones, the English language, drinking, masturbating, and Shakespeare...
Poker Gran’s down in the Bahamas having played in a top-tier international tournament with poker greats like Barry Greenstein and Liv Boeree.
Religious Jewish players are angry to find out that the WPT Tournament of Champions has been scheduled to overlap with a holy day celebrating the Jewish freedom from slavery.
Barry Greenstein Claims Title in Biggest Ever Play Money Tournament
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