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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3 years ago13,629BestPokerVids,

Published 3 years ago

High Stakes Poker - Esfandiari's Great Read Against Negreanu

Antonio Esfandiari makes a great read against Daniel Negreanu in this big hand from High Stakes Poker

4 years ago13,441BestPokerVids,

Published 4 years ago

Trailer for the 'KidPoker' Film by PokerStars

Trailer for the PokerStars made film 'KidPoker' about the game's legend Daniel 'KidPoker' Negreanu

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Published 3 years ago

Poker Night in America - S4 Ep 4 - "Damn, Daniel!"

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Published 3 years ago

PokerStars Shark Cage - S02E14 - FINAL TABLE

The second season of the Pokerstars Shark Cage concludes with this star studded final table, featuring Daniel Negreanu, Antonio Es...

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Published 4 years ago

PokerStars Shark Cage - S02 Ep01

Season 2 of the Pokerstars Shark cage! Where plays battle it out over 10 episodes and various heats to win $1,000,000 cash. The sh...

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Published 6 years ago

Loose cannon David makes bold bluff against Daniel Negreanu

Pokerstars big game moment - Loose cannon David makes bold bluff against Daniel Negreanu.

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Published 10 months ago

PokerStars: Top 5 Poker Moments in History

PokerStars open up their archive and share their top 5 poker moments in history! Expect the biggest players, gigantic wins, celebr...

4 years ago12,062BestPokerVids,

Published 4 years ago

Daniel Negreanu - The Worst Poker Advice You Will Hear

What is the worst poker advice you will hear? - by Daniel Negreanu

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Published 10 years ago

Daniel Negreanu on LifeInTheCity

An one and a half year old, vintage interview with Kid Poker. A very relaxed Daniel in Barcelona talking about the life on the tou...

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Published 11 years ago

Whats in Daniel Negreanus Lunch Box?

Daniel Negreanu talks to Kimberly Lansing before the start of Day 2 at the WPT World Championship.

Live Poker Events, 5 years ago

Daniel Negreanu Cashes 9 Times at 2014 WSOP

While most will point to Daniel Negreanu's second place showing in the $1 million Big One for One Drop for a payday of more than $8 million as a successful summer at the WSOP, the Canadian pro's

Daniel Negreanu Claims He Could Beat Online High Stakes NLHE Games – Million Dollar Prop Bet in the Making?

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Daniel Negreanu Crushes Mixed Game Action in Bobby's Room

Poker's all-time money winner in live tournament action gave it a go at the cash game tables in Bobby's Room.

Daniel Negreanu Defends Spin & Gos, Slams Online Grinders

Daniel Negreanu slams online grinders for balking the new PokerStars Spin and Go formats

Daniel Negreanu Does The Worst Scotty Nguyen Impressions

Negreanu and Nguyen go way back, and Daniel’s impressions of Scotty go back pretty much as far.

Daniel Negreanu Dreams Of Cheating Jason Koon

Vanessa Selbst, Doug Polk and Jeff Boski get Freudian when Negreanu cheats with Jason Koon… in his dreams!

Daniel Negreanu Furious Over Kings Casino No Smoking Rules

An expletive-laden Twitter rant and a mouthful of abuse

Daniel Negreanu Hand Reads: How Does He Do it?

The most famous part of Daniel's game is his uncanny ability to guess the specific holdings of his opponents during the course of the hand.

Daniel Negreanu Hits Trouble Selling Action for the World Series of Poker

Negreanu has run into a spot of bother trying to sell some of his WSOP action

Daniel Negreanu Jumps to Alec Torelli’s Defence in Cheating Row

Daniel Negreanu took to Twitter to defend serially-accused angleshooter Alec Torelli.