Player Profiles

Lex "L. Veldhuis" Veldhuis

From a casual StarCraft gamer to a professional online poker player. That is the road Lex Veldhuis took to find his new passion in life. And it's not that far of a stretch with all things considered. One thing they have in common, the Twitch communit… more

Daniel Negreanu

One of the most well-known poker players in the world, Daniel Negreanu is currently the all time leading money winner in live tournaments with over $34million in cashes. The Canadian has won six WSOP bracelets and is the only player to twice win the … more

Ben 'Sauce123' Sulsky

Sulsky is one of the foremost online high limit professional players. Sulsky excels at extremely high limit short-handed/heads-up games. He is an incredibly versatile professional, as his exploits have him profiting from Big Bet games such as No Limi… more

Doug 'WCG|Rider' Polk

In May 2007, Doug Polk was a losing micro-stakes grinder who took to the TwoPlusTwo forums to lament that he was at the end of his rope. He was down to his last $30 and humbly asked for help from some of the same people who took his money. Now, ten y… more

Mikita 'Fish2013' Badziakouski

Mikita Badziakouski is a high stakes player from Belarus who can be seen playing limits in excess of $25/50. Mikita, who is more widely known in the poker community by his online alias 'fish2013' has generally managed to stay under the radar and very… more

Dan 'mrGR33N13' Colman

Daniel Colman burst onto the high stakes poker scene in record setting fashion in 2014 when he recorded one of the most profitable and incredible years in tournament poker history. Using 2014 as a springboard Colman has become one of the most profita… more

Erik Seidel

In the world of poker, when given the choice, which would you choose, prestige or money? Fame or respect? If you're Erik Seidel, you don't need to choose; you already have it all. If ever there was an all around poker player, past and present that d… more

Mike 'Timex' McDonald

Few on the poker landscape have known the meteoric rise, proven results and staying power as Waterloo, Ontario’s own Mike “Timex” McDonald. Now, almost a decade into his career, the story of a one-time high school chess player turned poker prodigy is… more

Dan 'Danny98765' Smith

Like several of his contemporaries in poker’s elite, Dan Smith has a strong background in chess and dropped out of college to pursue the game full time, but unlike his peers, he started off his career by winning the first event in which he cashed. He… more

Ole 'wizowizo' Schemion

At 18 years of age Ole 'wizowizo' Schemion started his tournament career with a victory. A €1k side event at the 2011 EPT in his hometown of Berlin was to be his first win of many and one year later he proved it was no one off by going back to back a… more

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