Daniel "KidPoker" Negreanu

Daniel Negreanu is one of the most recognised poker players of all time. Learn how he came to be a poker legend right here.

Biography

Daniel Negreanu is, without a doubt, one of the most recognised players of modern day poker. His huge personality and love for the game have taken him to top of the popularity scale in the eyes of poker fans and professional players.

He was born in Toronto, Canada on July 26th 1974, and started learning poker when he was 15 years old. Negreanu often speaks fondly of the old style of poker grinding, no online, just pure live poker at his local casino. He would grind there like a 9-5 job, and he put less emphasis on how much he was up or down, and more emphasis on improving his game in the long run. This obviously worked out well for him, as he is widely regarded as one of the best poker players ever, with lifetime tournament cashes of around $18m.

He is a regular on most televised poker tournaments or cash games, such as High Stakes Poker, Poker After Dark, and the EPT.

Daniel Negreanu won six World Series of Poker (WSOP) bracelets and two World Poker Tour Championships. Global Poker Index (GPI) has recognized Negreanu as one of the best players of the past decade.

Negreanu was also named WSOP Player of the Year for the year of 2004 and 2013. In 2014 he was also added in the Poker Hall of Fame with other well known Poker Legends like Doyle Brunson, Stu Ungar, Johnny Chan and others.

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Daniel Negreanu Poker Masters VLOG Day 5

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Poker Life Podcast With Guest Doug Polk!

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Daniel Negreanu: What is Good for Poker?

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Daniel Negreanu: How to Play a Big Stack

The Poker Hall of Famer's advice for this week on "How to Play a Big Stack" follows that mindset, with Daniel jabbing his fists toward the camera to demonstrate.

Daniel Negreanu: What Would You Do vs Phil Ivey?

​Daniel Negreanu takes us into the PokerStars Shark Cage to analyze a hand between Phil Ivey and Jennifer Shahade.

Negreanu Calls Out Ingram HU4Rollz Over PokerTube Article

​Daniel Negreanu was apparently a bit perturbed when Joey Ingram called him an "amateur" Pot Limit Omaha player.

The Rant Is Back

Daniel Negreanu's brought back The Rant – a talking head series he used to do in which he covers the current events of the poker world, and lets us know whatever’s on his mind.

Joe Ingram on Daniel Negreanu's PLO Game

​No one shows more enthusiasm for PLO than Joey Ingram, who continues on his quest to introduce more players to PLO by breaking down a hand between Ben Sulsky and Daniel Negreanu.

Negreanu Reveals Perfect Bankroll Size

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Daniel Negreanu: How to Deal with Bad Beats

Play for just one day at low stakes and you’ll probably know what it’s like to get sucked out on on the river several times over.

Daniel Negreanu Talks GSN’s YouTube Crackdown

Game Show Network have recently been at the center of an intellectual property debate, going after a number of vloggers who have used hands from their poker shows.

Daniel Negreanu's Hollywood Trip

Negreanu's slick video actually offers an interesting insight into his lifestyle – private air travel, healthy vegan eating and two laptops only used for poker and Hearthstone respectively

Knowing When to Quit with Daniel Negreanu

​The latest YouTube poker tip by Daniel Negreanu focuses on an issue that the vast majority of poker players likely struggle with.