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We all have heard, poker is game of luck and skill, and then in that case, Esfandiari is blessed with both. He is known as the top player in poker across the world. Antonio Esfandiari`s birth place is Iran and his actual name is Amir. On their settlement in California, he happened to change his name to Anthony and later to Antonio for professional reasons.
He started living on his own at a very age and supported himself for his studies. During his work as a waiter, he happened to notice a bartender perform a simple magic, which caught his interests. He then practiced magic all by himself and by the age of 20 he was a magician who was reckoned as a skilled one over a period of time and had formed a private clients for himself, in the restaurant. He started to play a bit of poker at this age, though not in tournaments, but he won. Gradually he started colleting details and book about poker and studied in detail and then quit his magician job and the restaurant job, as he was fetching quite well from playing poker and thus became a professional poker.
In 2004, he was the youngest player to win the World Poker Tour Championship and took home 1.4 million dollars from the L.A. Poker Classic. Since then he has been constantly winning bracelets and taking home large sum of money. His professionalism has been penned down and he has written his book-‘World Poker tour: In the Money’ is a book which gives all the insights about to how to play poker and very effective tool guide for beginners in poker.
He is one that is being more respected and feared in the professional poker circuit. He is a well talented young guy who has worked hard to achieve where he is today.
Dan Harrington Online video Rating: five / 5
Greg Raymer is known for his passion for the game of poker and this is the reason why he has been playing this since his early childhood. Born in Minot, North Dakota, Greg Raymer was on constant move in his early childhood. This cross cultural atmosphere gave him a broader perspective of the world and broadened his vision. Moving from one place to another, he finally completed his education as a patent lawyer and began his career as an attorney. With a great reputation and a flourishing practice, Greg Raymer was soon to become one of the most sought after patent lawyers of the region.
But destiny had something else in store for him. His love for the game of poker was there since early childhood. He played this game to relax and spent his evenings. What was a game between the friends soon took up larger meaning in the life of Greg Raymer and he travelled to other places to play live games. These frequent travels became more intensive when he started winning his place in the final tables of many major events. Moving from one major tournament to another, he soon found his place amongst the most renowned players of the game.
As he reached the final tables more often, his bank balance also kept on piling up and this saw him winning major titles after beating some of the most popular players of the world. He soon became the most sought after competitor for the best players of the world. His reputation preceded him wherever he went to play and this was the reason why he had to enhance his strategy every time. Learning new moves and planning them was his forte as he played a very planned and creative game. His reputation as one of the strongest opponents was fast gaining grounds with his increasing skills.