Poker played at an international level

Those who are familiar with game are also familiar with the players associated to this game and the types of tournaments taking place all over the world. The game is skill dependent like all other card games and thus the amount which is given after winning is also plentiful. Poker as a game was earlier limited to the casinos for playing but soon in the 21st century the game evolved and many online sites also came into play due to the craze for the game. One can even earn money online just by making a click.

Gus Hansen, who served military has become popular poker player.

Gus Hansen was born on February 13th, in the year 1974. As and when he was growing he went to school, during the breaks in the school, he has taken active part in summer camps which is where he has first picked the deck of cards. He used to play with the fellow campers for the nickels and dimes and he also claimed that the game was filled with fun in winning such small cash prizes. The main thing that he liked about the game is the competitive nature of the game. He could not stop himself admiring the mathematical component of the game.


Jerry Yang is being potentially considered as a huge contender for the WSOP 2011. Instead of doing a quick jump in the past, probably will be less fresh in the mind the statement of Jerry Yang , winner of the American player in 2007.

Virtually disappeared from large circuits live poker , Jerry has in fact preferred to devote himself to another, especially in the restaurant and the flagship of his family: the sushi . In fact we had already told the opening of his club’s “Pocket 8’s Sushi and Grill” in California and the idea of making a chain in other U.S. cities.


Jerry Yang will not be returning to the NBC Heads up, it has been revealed today. Highlights from the list of 64 include former NFL running back Emmitt Smith, the recently unretired Peter Eastgate, Dan “jungleman12” Cates, and 2010 Card Player POY Thomas Marchese.

Players who cashed last year but won’t be returning include Jerry Yang, Jamie Gold, and Paul Wasicka. Wasicka won the event in 2007.


Jerry Yang has been placed fifth in the all time WSOP winnings list. The Joseph Cada champion of 2009 World Series of Poker Main Event is in fourth place. Apart from the title of champion of the $ 8,575,256 and the most coveted bracelet and secured another first. He became the youngest poker player ever to win that title by taking the lead in the Eastgate had won just one year ago. The Cada would close the 22 a few days after the subheading.