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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Published 9 months ago

How to Play Omaha Hi-Lo With Daniel Negreanu

Daniel Negreanu sits down to explain to you the rules and how to play the great game of Omaha Hi-Lo otherwise known as PLO8! Negre...

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Daniel Negreanu's Top 20 Hands Of Season 1 PokerStars All-Stars Promotion

Daniel Nagreanu is back bringing you his top 20 hands played in weeks 1 and 2 of the PokerStars All-Stars promotion! With $100,000...

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Daniel Negreanu VLOG: $100k Super High Roller with Kevin Hart

Daniel Negreanu is jetting off to play the PokerStar's Championship $100k super high roller and other events throughout the festiv...

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Top 20 PokerStars 'All Stars' Hands Of The Week #1 With Negreanu

Daniel Negreanu takes a look back over the top 20 hands played in the opening week of the PokerStars 'All Stars' promotion. A prom...

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How to Play Limit Hold'em With Daniel Negreanu

Daniel Negreanu gives you a tutorial on how to play one of his most profitable games: Limit Hold'em! A game where moving all in pr...

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Published 10 months ago

$196,000 PLO Pot Analysis: Dwan vs Hansen vs Rast

Daniel Negreanu brings you another hand history review video featuring Gus Hansen, Tom Dwan and Brian Rast played back in the day ...

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Published 10 months ago

PLO Hand Breakdown With Negreanu: Ivey vs Dwan

Daniel Negreanu analyzes a hand played between Phil Ivey and Tom Dwan in the Poker After Dark $100k PLO cash game! 

10 months ago422BDJB,

Published 10 months ago

Quick $25k Mixed Game Recap VLOG

After a 2nd place finish in the Aria $25k Mix Game Tournament, Negreanu shares his thoughts on the event, thanks Brian Rast and ru...

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Published 10 months ago

Checking & Betting Advice With Daniel Negreanu

Part of Negreanu's throwback Thursday strategy video he analyzes a hand reviewed by him once upon a time over on PokerVT, which lo...

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Published 10 months ago

Negreanu Hopes Antonius Doesn't Have A Big Hand for $250k!

Daniel Negreanu is infamous for losing lots of huge pots on TV shows like High Stakes Poker, but it's somewhat unusual to see him ...

Doug Polk is “a Troll” Just in it For Drama and “Cold Hard Cash” Says Daniel Negreanu

The gloves were well and truly off as the long-running feud between Daniel ‘KidPoker’ Negreanu and Doug Polk reached new heights – or depths.

Players Furious Over Aria’s Private Games Policy

The debate over ‘private’ poker games in ‘public’ casinos has kicked off again with Joe Ingram, Daniel Negreanu and other notables at odds on Twitter.

Doyle Brunson Turned Down a $230 Million Offer For DoylesRoom.com

10-time WSOP champion Doyle Brunson recently tweeted about his regret about turning down a $230 million offer for his former online poker site.

Daniel Negreanu Responds to Joe Ingram and Doug Polk on His Podcast

The first person KidPoker called out by name wasn’t Polk, however - it was Joe Ingram.

Trina and The Troublemakers in a Very Full House!

Despite sounding like a 60’s ‘rock’n’roll’ band, Katrina Landry and her band of followers are in fact a poker-loving part of a growing community.

Daniel Negreanu Off the Tourney Circuit Because of Surgery

Daniel Negreanu’s return to the top-flight of high-stakes tournament poker with an excellent run this week at the US Poker Open will have to be put on hold.

It’s #GameOn for the Usain Bolt and Kevin Hart Final Heads-Up

Usain Bolt will be looking for revenge and ultimate victory this week as the PokerStars #GameOn Challenge comes to an epic conclusion.

‘Arm the Teachers’ Says Doyle Brunson as Pros React to School Shooting

The Parkland school shooting in Florida which has so far claimed the lives of 17 people was the main focus of the poker world’s Twitter users.

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Chi Zhang Wins the €50K Super High Roller at the PartyPoker MILLIONS Germany for €800,000

British poker pro Chi Zhang topped the field in the €50,000 partypoker LIVE MILLIONS Germany Super High Roller at the Kings Casino, winning €800,000.

Go to WSOP and Get Coached by Daniel Negreanu

If you ever fancied playing the WSOP and being coached by a legend of the game in the process, then the ‘Above the Fold’ charity poker night is the place to be.