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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12 years ago178,481

Published 12 years ago

Daniel Negreanu EPT Monte Carlo Bust Up

Daniel Negreanu loses his rag when asked some searching questions in an interview with a nice Scottish guy. We interview a lot of ...

4 years ago98,947ThomasTilt,

Published 4 years ago

High Stakes Poker - Negreanu Vs Hansen $600k Pot

Daniel Negreanu and Gus Hansen play a huge near $600k pot as they both flop massive hands in this episode of High Stakes Poker fil...

7 years ago89,585

Published 7 years ago

Millionaire Matchmaker: Negreanu Episode

Daniel Negreanu is a 37-year-old World Class professional poker player who is done gambling with love. But Patti sends him to astr...

12 years ago73,327

Published 12 years ago

Inside The Poker Mind - Daniel Negreanu- part 1

Inside The Poker Mind, hosted by Amanda Leatherman. Part 1 of Daniel Negreanu interview

11 years ago65,523

Published 11 years ago

Negreanu ready for toughest table ever

Daniel Negreanu has made it to the final table of the WSOP Europe in London. He has around 1 000 000 in chips and claims that this...

6 years ago61,938ThePokerAces,

Published 6 years ago

Daniel Negreanu vs Ross Boatman

A young Daniel Negreanu takes on Ross Boatman in this hand from Late Night Poker.

11 years ago40,791

Published 11 years ago

Negreanu comfortably through to day 3

After a great start and mid-section on day 2, Daniel Negreanu lost some of his chips at the end of Day 2 at WSOP-E in London. He w...

11 years ago40,598

Published 11 years ago

Negreanu introducing his friend Dexter

Interview with one of the best players in the world, Dexter. From 2007.

12 years ago40,568

Published 12 years ago

Daniel Negreanu - Newest Member of Team PokerStars

Daniel Negreanu - Newest Member of Team PokerStars

9 years ago36,045

Published 9 years ago

50 minutes with Daniel Negreanu

During some WCOOP events on PokerStars, Daniel Negreanu took some time to make this really nice interview with PokerTube. We talk ...

Daniel Negreanu Offers $50k Bet with ‘Special Offer’ for Phil Hellmuth

It was a super-confident Daniel Negreanu who took to Twitter to lay down a $50,000 wager to anyone who fancies taking it on.

Daniel Negreanu Parts Ways With PokerStars After 12 Years

Daniel Negreanu’s 12-year stint as a PokerStars ambassador has come to an end

Daniel Negreanu Rails Against $10 Million First Place Prize in WSOP Main Event

Big:T;he main marketing point of this year’s World Series of Poker Main Event was the $10 million prize guaranteed for the winner. Right after the announcement of the huge cash prize was made,

Daniel Negreanu Releases Statement on Why He Accepted Doug Polk's Challenge

It came as a complete shock to most in the poker community when Daniel Negreanu agreed to play Doug Polk in a bid to settle their long-running feud

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.

Daniel Negreanu Reveals His Most Painful Lost Hand

While promoting the freshly announced PokerStars Players Championship, Daniel Negreanu revealed which of the hands he lost hurts him the most still.

Daniel Negreanu Selling Action For The WSOPE

Negreanu is once again selling some of his action for a major series

Daniel Negreanu Shares a Farewell Stage with Andrew Yang

The 2020 Presidential nomination race may be over for Andrew Yang, but he went out with a bang

Daniel Negreanu Speaks Up About Recent Changes on PokerStars

Big:A;s expected, 'KidPoker' recently came out with his explanation of the most recent changes on PokerStars, with special focus on the one most talked about – the rake increase. What was also

Daniel Negreanu Still Relevant?

Unfortunately, since the end of 2015, Daniel Negreanu seems to be more in touch with the needs of his corporate overlords than the demands of the people.