The hard work ethic and competitive edge the spelling bee’s gave him paid off when he turned his attention to poker.
The 22-year old Londoner came from humble beginnings to reach the top in a remarkably short space of time.
Born in 1990, Ema Zajmovic found herself whisked away by her parents from Yugoslavia to Canada at the age of six.
Ole Schemion also known as wizowizo is one of the youngest poker pro players that easily competes with all time poker pros. Learn more about him at Po...
Coming from a criminal background where he was once part of a safe cracking team, Ulliott was eventually sent to prison before moving into the gamblin...
Bryn Kenney is currently (as of early 2018) the 9th most tournament wins, with $23,191,772 in tournament winnings.
When it comes to riches and poker, there are few people who can even come close to Cirque du Soleil founder Guy Laliberte.
Raymer attended college at the Missouri University of Science and Technology, where he began to play nickel-dime poker with his fraternity friends.
Originally hailing from Italy, Roberto Romanello moved with his family to Wales when he was still a child.
While Gold had been exposed to card games from a young age, it was actually his connections as a talent agent that helped him to improve.
Hailing from the Gloucestershire, England, Spraggy has been a professional poker player since graduating from university in 2012.
Born in Krefeld, Germany Philipp Gruissem has developed a reputation as a formidable tournament player.
Kempe has become a familiar face over the past couple of years thanks to big successes at the Super High Roller Bowl.
Brian Hastings is a professional cash game poker player and the winner of three World Series of Poker bracelets. Find his poker biography & videos here.
When it comes to European professional poker players, few have been as consistent and solid as Davidi Kitai.