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 - Playing Low Suited Connectors

How to play low suited connectors? Daniel Negreanu explains

2 years ago2,101BestPokerVids,

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Daniel Negreanu - The Rant is Back!

Daniel Negreanu is ranting! This time it's Tabloid Headlines, Dealing with Haters, Prince EA vs BoyinBand, YouTube content rules, ...

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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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Daniel Negreanu - Thug Life

Thug life with Daniel KidPoker Negreanu

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Daniel Negreanu - Tournament Early Stages

Pokerstars Team Pro Daniel Negreanu gives us 3 tips for the early stages of poker tournaments.

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Daniel Negreanu - Tricky Hand

Daniel Negreanu walks you through his thought process in a tricky hand

2 years ago1,894BestPokerVids,

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Daniel Negreanu - Value Bet or Check-Call?

Daniel Negreanu continues his Poker Tips video blog and looks at a hand from the Pokerstars Bahamas Championship between Christian...

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Daniel Negreanu - What is a Good Bankroll?

Daniel Negreanu continues his poker tip series, this time talking about what is a Good Bankroll?

2 years ago1,280BestPokerVids,

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Daniel Negreanu - When to Quit a Poker Game

Trouble knowing when to quit? Daniel Negreanu gives his advice!

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Daniel Negreanu 2018 WSOP VLOG: Day 1

The 2018 World Series of Poker is here, and poker superstar Daniel Negreanu is back with his video blog series for the summer! In ...

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.

Live Poker Events, 1 year ago

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.

Uber Drivers Alleged Hell Ride With Phil Hellmuth

During the weekend a screengrab of an Uber driver complaining about Phil Hellmuth surfaced on the web.

Jason Koon’s Stem Cell Treatment a Success!

It’s not often poker players suffer injuries at the table, but the modern-day emphasis on fitness for those long grinds has certainly seen a few off the tables.

Live Poker Events, 1 year ago

Keith Tilston Takes Down US Poker Open $50K Main Event for $660,000

It has been a week to remember for Keith Tilston, taking on the world’s best and walking off with the biggest cash of his life - $660,000.

Forget Poker Books Claims Daniel Negreanu

When asked for book recommendations by one Senor Floppy of Twitter, Negreanu’s reply was: watch Twitch.

Doug Polk Calls Daniel Negreanu ‘an Embarrassment to the Game'

Doug Polk launched a vitriolic verbal attack on Daniel Negreanu, calling the PokerStars pro “a massive hypocrite” and “an embarrassment to the game”.