Chris Moneymaker – Poker Player Series Professional Review

Are you people aware of “Godfather”? Most of all are aware of that word. This story is related to the godfather of poker players. The one and only Chris Moneymaker was the winner of the main event at the 2003 World Series of Poker (WSOP). He earned his seat in the World Series of Poker main event, and stood up to take the first prize of $ 2.5 million. He turned this poker player into a celebrity overnight. He has traveled the world as a poker player. His latest achievement is European Poker Season Championships / EPT Event 4 where he got the 17th place and won $ 22,871 price.

His full name is Christopher Bryan Moneymaker. He was born November 21, 1975 in Atlanta, Georgia. He was a student of Farragut High School in Farragut, Tennessee. He later received a master’s degree in accounting from the University of Tennessee. When he won a seat in the main event of the WSOP 2003 hat time he was an accountant in Tennessee. He won through a US $ 39 satellite tournament poker online poker room Poker Stars. Previously, he was completely unknown in the tournament, but the first day of the sports handicapper Lou Diamond professional tournament has noticed. He named Chris Moneymaker his “black horse” to win the full tournament.

first prize of this poker player was $ 2.5 million and it was his first live poker tournament. There are several interesting moments in his career. One of the most memorable hands was heads-up against Sam Farha, when on the river, he’s bluffing ‘all in’ with King High. To change the dynamic of the match Farha folded a pair of nines. Finally, Chris won the WSOP and Farha gave him a full house. This poker player has played since the World Poker Tour, and finished second in the 2004 Shooting Stars event. He obtained a price of $ 200,000.

After Chris Moneymaker won the WSOP, it passed over his work. It was only to serve as a celebrity spokesman for Series owner Harrah’s Entertainment and PokerStars. He began traveling to play more in the big buy-in tournaments. Chris Moneymaker is married and has a daughter named Ashley. She was born three months before he won the WSOP. His autobiography is named, Moneymaker: How an Amateur Poker Player Turned $ 40 into $ 2.5 Million at the World Series of Poker. It was published in March 2005. His surname is aptronym. This is the true birth name. The word “Moneymaker” is a modification of a German name, which is about ‘Nurmacher’.

He finished first once and won a WSOP Bracelets. His win total is $ 2,781,730. Some of his achievements are 2004 Shooting Star WPT Season 2 now in 2nd place, 35th Annual World Series of Poker, he finished in 10th position with a cash prize of $ 21,000 for 2004. Godfather still to Spring Hill, TN, United States. It will be a tough game maker where it will stop.