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Poker Corridor of Fame – Wikipedia

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Picture Yr Title
Nickname[17] WSOP Winnings WSOP bracelets Notes JMoss.jpg 1979 Johnny Moss[18]
The Grand Outdated Man of Poker[19] $834,422 1970 World Collection of Poker Championship
1971 $5,000 No Restrict Maintain’em World Championship

1971 Restrict Ace to five Draw
1974 $10,000 No Restrict Maintain’em World Championship
1975 $1,000 Seven Card Stud
1976 $500 Seven Card Stud
1979 $5,000 Seven Card Stud
1981 $1,000 Seven Card Stud Hello-Lo
1988 $1,500 Ace to 5 Draw

The primary World Collection of Poker was not a freeze-out event, however slightly a sport with a set begin and cease time. Benny Binion took a secret poll that requested the gamers who the most effective participant was. In response to poker lore, everyone mentioned that they have been the most effective participant. Binion then requested who the second-best participant was, and Johnny Moss received.[20] 1979 Nick Dandolos
Nick the Greek -$10,000 None In response to poker lore, in the summertime of 1949, in Nevada, Nick the Greek and Johnny Moss performed in a five-month-long poker marathon at Binion’s Horseshoe On line casino. Nick the Greek reportedly misplaced about $2 million to Moss and on shedding the ultimate hand stood up and mentioned, “Mr. Moss, I’ve to allow you to go.” This heads-up match, which grew to become a vacationer attraction, is commonly cited because the earliest inspiration behind the World Collection of Poker.[2] — 1979 Felton McCorquodale
Corky $0 None McCorquodale is credited with introducing the sport of Texas Maintain’em to Las Vegas in 1963.[21] — 1979 Crimson Winn† $0 None — — 1979 Sid Wyman† $0 None Wyman was a famous poker participant and proprietor of a number of Vegas casinos: Sands, Riviera, Royal Nevada and The Dunes. Wild Bill.jpg 1979 James Butler Hickok
Wild Invoice Hickok $0 None Hickok was one of many best-known poker gamers on the planet earlier than the 20th century. He’s one in all three Poker Corridor of Famers to die whereas enjoying poker (together with Tom Abdo and Jack Straus).[11] Legend has it that when he was shot within the again in 1876, he was holding two aces and two eights. The hand has since been known as the lifeless man’s hand.[22] Edmond Hoyle.jpg 1979 Edmond Hoyle† $0 None After writing a ebook on the sport of whist, the phrase “in line with Hoyle” turn out to be synonymous in card video games with following the principles.[22] — 1980 Blondie Forbes† $0 None Forbes is credited with creating the sport of Texas Maintain’em.[21] — 1981 Invoice Boyd† $80,000 1971 $10,000 Restrict 5 Card Stud
1972 $10,000 5 Card Stud
1973 $10,000 Restrict 5 Card Stud
1974 $5,000 5 Card Stud Boyd was the Director of Operations on the Golden Nugget from 1946 to 1982. Boyd is credited with establishing Robert Turner’s sport Omaha maintain ’em as a on line casino staple.[23] — 1982 Tom Abdo† $0 None Abdo is one in all three Poker Corridor of Famers to die whereas enjoying poker (together with Wild Invoice Hickok and Jack Straus).[11] He died from a coronary heart assault. In response to legend, after struggling the guts assault, he requested one other participant to depend his chips and to avoid wasting his seat.[22] — 1983 Joe Bernstein † $21,000 1973 $10,000 Restrict Ace to 5 Draw — — 1984 Murph Harrold† $0 None — — 1985 Crimson Hodges† $0 None — — 1986 Henry Inexperienced† $0 None — PuggyPearson.jpg 1987 Walter Clyde Pearson
Puggy $265,580 1971 Restrict Seven Card Stud
1973 $10,000 No Restrict Maintain’em World Championship
1973 $1,000 No Restrict Maintain’em
1973 $4,000 Restrict Seven Card Stud Pearson is credited with arising with the idea of a freeze-out event.[24] Doyle Brunson.jpg 1988 Doyle Brunson
Texas Dolly $2,994,116 1976 $10,000 No Restrict Maintain’em World Championship
1977 $5,000 Deuce to Seven Draw
1977 $10,000 No Restrict Maintain’em World Championship
1977 $1,000 Seven Card Stud Break up
1978 $5,000 Seven Card Stud
1979 $600 Combined Doubles (with Starla Brodie)
1991 $2,500 No Restrict Maintain’em
1998 $1,500 Seven Card Razz
2003 $2,000 H.O.R.S.E.
2005 $5,000 No Restrict Shorthanded Texas Maintain’em Brunson wrote Tremendous/System, broadly thought-about to be probably the most influential ebook ever written on poker.[25] JackStraus.jpg 1988 Jack Straus
Treetop $597,000 1973 $3,000 Deuce to Seven Draw
1982 $10,000 Championship Occasion – No Restrict Maintain’em Straus’ 1982 WSOP event victory is taken into account to be one of many biggest comebacks in poker historical past. At one level, Straus had one chip remaining, and got here again to win. This victory is taken into account to be the origin of the poker saying, “A chip and a chair”, that means that so long as a participant has not been eradicated from the event, she or he nonetheless has an opportunity. Trendy lore signifies that this occurred on the remaining desk, however the 1983 ebook The Largest Sport in City implies this occurred on the primary day of the event.[26] Straus is one in all three Corridor of Famers to die whereas enjoying poker (together with Wild Invoice Hickok and Tom Abdo).[11] — 1989 Fred Ferris
Sarge $150,000 1980 $10,000 Deuce to Seven Draw Ferris gained notoriety when the IRS seized $46,000 from him on April 22, 1983 whereas he was enjoying high-stakes poker on the Horseshoe.[22] BennyBinion.jpg 1990 Benny Binion† $0 None Founding father of the Horseshoe On line casino and the WSOP Chip Reese 2.jpg 1991 David Reese
Chip $2,246,089 1978 $1,000 Seven Card Stud Break up
1982 $5,000 Restrict 7 Card Stud
2006 $50,000 H.O.R.S.E. World Championship Regardless of successful three bracelets, Reese was finest recognized for his cash-game play. At 40 years outdated, he was the youngest particular person to be enshirined within the Poker Corridor of Fame.[22] AmarilloSlim.jpg 1992 Thomas Preston
Amarillo Slim $437,958 1972 $10,000 No Restrict Maintain’em World Championship
1974 $1,000 No Restrict Maintain’em
1985 $5,000 Pot Restrict Omaha
1990 $5,000 Pot Restrict Omaha After successful the WSOP in 1972, Slim sought to alter the picture of poker by showing on nationwide tv and radio applications.[22] Slim hosted the Tremendous Bowl of Poker, thought-about the second most prestigious event on the time.[27] — 1993 Jack Keller
Gentleman Jack Keller $1,583,845 1984 $5,000 Seven Card Stud
1984 $10,000 No Restrict Maintain’em World Championship
1993 $1,500 Omaha Restrict — — 1995 Julius Oral Popwell
Little Man $0 None — — 1997 Roger Moore† $372,698 1994 $5,000 Restrict 7 Card Stud — Stu Ungar.jpg 2001 Stu Ungar
The Child $2,081,478 1980 $10,000 No Restrict Maintain’em World Championship
1981 $10,000 No Restrict Maintain’em World Championship
1981 $10,000 Deuce to Seven Draw
1983 $5,000 Seven Card Stud
1997 $10,000 No Restrict Maintain’em World Championship Ungar received back-to-back WSOP Principal Occasion bracelets in 1980 and 1981, and received the occasion once more in 1997. He and Johnny Moss are the one gamers to have received the principle occasion thrice. Lyle Berman.jpg 2002 Lyle Berman $1,619,407 1989 $1,500 Restrict Omaha
1992 $2,500 No Restrict Maintain’em
1994 $5,000 No Restrict Deuce to Seven Draw — Johnny Chan.jpg 2002 Johnny Chan
Orient Specific
The Nice Wall of China[22] $4,635,014 1985 $1,000 Restrict Maintain’em
1987 $10,000 No Restrict Maintain’em World Championship
1988 $10,000 No Restrict Maintain’em World Championship
1994 $1,500 Seven Card Stud
1997 $5,000 Deuce to Seven Draw
2000 $1,500 Pot Restrict Omaha
2002 $2,500 No Restrict Maintain’em Gold Bracelet Match Play
2003 $5,000 No Restrict Maintain’em
2003 $5,000 Pot Restrict Omaha
2005 $2,500 Pot Restrict Maintain’em Chan (10), Doyle Brunson (10), Phil Ivey (10)[28] and Phil Hellmuth (15) are the one gamers with ten or extra WSOP bracelets. BobbyBaldwin.jpg 2003 Bobby Baldwin
The Owl $2,100,311 1977 $5,000 Seven Card Stud
1977 $10,000 Deuce to Seven Draw
1978 $10,000 No Restrict Maintain’em World Championship
1979 $10,000 Deuce to Seven Draw Baldwin has labored with a number of casinos in varied capacities attributable to his poker experience.[22] Berry Johnston 2007 cropped.jpg 2004 Berry Johnston $2,116,110 1983 $2,500 Match Play
1986 $10,000 No Restrict Maintain’em World Championship
1990 $2,500 Restrict Maintain’em
1995 $1,500 Restrict Omaha
2001 $1,500 Razz On the time of his induction into the Corridor of Fame, Johnston had probably the most WSOP cashes of any poker participant. Having cashed in not less than one occasion yearly from 1982-2010, Berry holds the file for longest streaks at 29 years.[29] Jackbinion.jpg 2005 Jack Binion $0 None Binion was the primary host of the WSOP in 1970 and successor to the Horseshoe legacy after the loss of life of his father, Benny Binion.[22] Crandell Addington 2005 (cropped).jpg 2005 Crandell Addington
Dandy $105,650 None — TJ Cloutier.jpg 2006 T. J. Cloutier $4,683,940 1987 $1,000 Restrict Omaha Hello
1994 $1,500 Restrict Omaha Eight or Higher
1994 $2,500 Pot Restrict Maintain’em
1998 $2,500 Pot Restrict Omaha Hello
2004 $1,500 Seven Card Razz
2005 $5,000 No Restrict Maintain’em Cloutier is the one particular person to have received bracelets in all three sorts (Pot Restrict Excessive, Restrict Excessive, and Restrict 8-or-Higher Excessive-low cut up) of Omaha.[22] Billybaxter.jpg 2006 Billy Baxter $1,210,920 1975 $1,000 Deuce to Seven
1978 $10,000 Deuce to Seven Draw
1982 $10,000 Deuce to Seven Draw
1982 $2,500 Ace to 5 Draw
1987 $5,000 Deuce to Seven Draw
1993 $5,000 Deuce to Seven Draw
2002 $1,500 Razz Within the case of Baxter v. United States, Baxter fought the Inside Income Service and received the precise to depend poker winnings as earned revenue.[30] Due to the ruling, poker winnings are taxed at a decrease price than different types of playing. Barbara Enright.jpg 2007 Barbara Enright $457,544 1986 $500 Girls’s Seven Card Stud
1994 $1,000 Girls’s Seven Card Stud
1996 $2,500 Pot Restrict Maintain’em Enright is the one lady to have superior to the ultimate desk of the WSOP Principal Occasion. She was the primary lady to win three WSOP bracelets and the primary to win an open occasion.[22] Phil Hellmuth.jpg 2007 Phil Hellmuth
The Poker Brat $14,046,072 1989 $10,000 No Restrict Maintain’em World Championship
1992 $5,000 Restrict Maintain’em
1993 $1,500 No Restrict Maintain’em
1993 $2,500 No Restrict Maintain’em
1993 $5,000 Restrict Maintain’em
1997 $3,000 Pot Restrict Maintain’em
2001 $2,000 No Restrict Maintain’em
2003 $2,500 Restrict Maintain’em
2003 $3,000 No Restrict Maintain’em
2006 $1,000 No Restrict Maintain’em with rebuys
2007 $1,500 No Restrict Maintain’em
2012 $2,500 Seven Card Razz
2012 $10,400 WSOPE Principal Occasion
2015 $10,000 Seven-Card Razz
2018 $5,000 No Restrict Maintain’em In 1989, at age 24, Hellmuth grew to become the youngest particular person to win the WSOP important occasion. He held this distinction till 2008, when 22-year-old Peter Eastgate captured the title, and subsequently by 21-year-old Joe Cada in 2009.[31] Hellmuth received his record-breaking 11th bracelet within the 2007 $1,500 No Restrict Maintain’em Occasion. He received his 12th bracelet within the 2012 $2,500 Seven-Card Razz Occasion. He then received his 13th bracelet within the 2012 World Collection of Poker Europe Principal Occasion, along with his 14th bracelet coming within the 2015 $10,000 Seven-Card Razz Occasion. Hellmuth then received his 15th bracelet on the 2018 World Collection of Poker within the $5,000 No Restrict Maintain’em Occasion. Hellmuth holds the data for many WSOP cashes (138) and most WSOP remaining tables (49).[32][33] Dewey Tomko.jpg 2008 Dewey Tomko $2,725,128 1979 $1,000 No Restrict Maintain’em
1984 $5,000 Pot Restrict Omaha
1984 $10,000 Deuce to Seven Draw Tomko has received over $4.9 million in event poker.[34] Tomko has performed in each WSOP since 1974, the longest streak ever.[22] — 2008 Henry Orenstein $232,519 1996 $5,000 Seven Card Stud Orenstein is the patent holder of the outlet cam, which permits audiences to see participant’s gap playing cards.[35] On the time of his induction, he was a producer of Poker Superstars Invitational Event and Excessive Stakes Poker.[36] Mike Sexton 2019.jpg 2009 Mike Sexton† $2,613,457 1989 $1,500 Seven Card Stud 8/0B Sexton has dwell event winnings in extra of $Three million.[37] He has made 21 remaining tables on the WSOP, together with a bracelet in Seven Card Stud 8/OB in 1989.[38] Sexton has been a commentator on the World Poker Tour since season one.[39] Dan-HarringtonWSOP.jpg 2010 Dan Harrington
Motion Dan $3,534,237 1995 $2,500 No Restrict Maintain’em
1995 $10,000 No Restrict Maintain’em World Championship Harrington has co-authored the Harrington on Maintain ’em and Harrington on Money Video games collection of books. He’s additionally the 1995 WSOP Principal Occasion champion.[40] EricSeidel.jpg 2010 Erik Seidel
Sly $5,352,474 1992 $2,500 Restrict Maintain’em
1993 $2,500 Omaha Eight or higher
1994 $5,000 Restrict Maintain’em
1998 $5,000 Deuce to Seven Draw
2001 $3,000 No Restrict Maintain’em
2003 $1,500 Pot Restrict Omaha
2005 $2,000 No Restrict Maintain’em
2007 $5,000 World Championship No-Restrict Deuce to Seven Draw Lowball w/rebuys Seidel has captured eight WSOP bracelets. Seidel was runner-up within the 1988 World Collection of Poker important occasion to Johnny Chan. The ultimate hand was featured within the 1998 movie, Rounders.[41] BarryGreenstein.jpg 2011 Barry Greenstein
The Robin Hood of Poker $3,159,631 2004 $5,000 No Restrict Deuce to Seven Draw
2005 $1,500 Pot Restrict Omaha
2008 $1,500 Razz “The Robin Hood of Poker” is thought for giving his event winnings to charities.[42] Linda-johnson-poker.jpg 2011 Linda Johnson
The First Girl of Poker $169,508 1997 $1,500 Seven Card Razz “The First Girl of Poker” was a writer of Card Participant Journal and was instrumental within the formation of the Event Director’s Affiliation (TDA).[43][44] On the time of her election, she served on the TDA Board of Administrators and was closely concerned with the World Poker Tour as each a public relations director and event announcer.[45] — 2012 Eric Drache $289,513 None Drache was the World Collection of Poker’s event director (1973 to 1988). He’s additionally credited with the idea of satellite tv for pc tournaments. SailorRoberts.jpg 2012 Bryan Roberts
Sailor $266,650 1974 $5,000 No-Restrict Deuce to Seven Draw
1975 $10,000 No Restrict Maintain’em World Championship. Roberts was the winner of the 1975 WSOP Principal Occasion. Tom McEvoy.jpg 2013 Tom McEvoy $1,347,328 1983 $1,000 Restrict Maintain’em
1983 $10,000 No Restrict Maintain’em World Championship
1986 $1,000 Restrict Razz
1992 $1,500 Restrict Omaha McEvoy has received Four WSOP bracelets, together with the 1983 Principal Occasion. He was the primary participant to win that occasion after incomes a seat via a satellite tv for pc. He has additionally written over a dozen books on poker. McEvoy was instrumental within the effort to have smoking banned in card rooms ScottyNguyen.jpg 2013 Scotty Nguyen
The Prince of Poker $5,355,271 1997 $2,000 Restrict Omaha Hello-Lo
1998 $10,000 No Restrict Maintain’em World Championship
2001 $2,500 Pot Restrict Omaha
2001 $5,000 Restrict Omaha Hello-Lo
2008 $50,000 World Championship H.O.R.S.E. Nguyen was the winner of the 1998 WSOP Principal Occasion and the 2008 $50,000 H.O.R.S.E. Championship, the one participant to win each titles. He has made 9 World Poker Tour remaining tables with one title, making him one in all 4 gamers to have a WPT title and WSOP Principal Occasion bracelet. Altogether, Nguyen has amassed over $11,000,000 in event winnings. — 2014 Jack McClelland $34,056 None McClelland has had a profession in poker operations for greater than forty years. He was the WSOP event director within the 1980s, and was the supervisor of the Bellagio poker site from 2002 to 2013. Daniel Negreanu 2007.jpg 2014 Daniel Negreanu
Child Poker $17,039,564 1998 $2,000 Pot Restrict Maintain’em
2003 $2,000 Restrict S.H.O.E.
2004 $2,000 Restrict Maintain’em
2008 $2,000 Restrict Maintain’em
2013 WSOP APAC $10,000 No Restrict Maintain’em Principal Occasion
2013 WSOPE €25,600 Excessive Curler No Restrict Maintain’em Since turning skilled on the age of 22, Negreanu has turn out to be one of the profitable and recognizable gamers in poker. He has received 6 WSOP bracelets, is 2nd on the all-time WSOP cash checklist, and is the one 2-time WSOP Participant of the Yr winner. He has additionally received 2 WPT titles, was participant of the yr in season 3, and is 2nd on the WPT profession cash checklist. With whole dwell event earnings of virtually $40 million, Negreanu has the second most profession winnings in poker historical past. International Poker Index named Negreanu the participant of the last decade from 2004-2013. Jennifer Harman.jpg 2015 Jennifer Harman $1,477,156 2000 $5,000 No Restrict Deuce to Seven Lowball
2002 $5,000 Restrict Maintain’em Harman was the primary lady to win two WSOP bracelets in open occasions. She has made 12 WSOP remaining tables, two WPT remaining tables, and has almost $2.5 million in dwell event winnings. A fixture at excessive stakes money video games, Harman is the one lady who frequently performs within the Huge Sport on the Bellagio. John Juanda 2008.jpg 2015 John Juanda
JJ, Luckbox $5,714,127 2002 $1,500 Restrict Triple Draw
2003 $2,500 Restrict Seven Card Stud
2003 $2,500 Pot Restrict Omaha w/Rebuys
2008 WSOPE £10,000 WSOP Europe Principal Occasion
2011 $10,000 2-7 Draw Lowball Championship Juanda has over $16.7 million in event winnings, together with 5 WSOP bracelets, an EPT title, and 6 WPT remaining tables. Todd Brunson.jpg 2016 Todd Brunson $1,827,862 2005 $2,500 Omaha Hello/Lo — Carlos Mortensen 2007.jpg 2016 Carlos Mortensen
El Matador $3,242,868 2001 $10,000 No Restrict Maintain’em World Championship
2003 $5,000 Restrict Maintain’em Mortensen was the winner of the 2001 WSOP Principal Occasion. Daveulliott3.jpg 2017 David Ulliott
Devilfish $1,708,075 1997 $2,000 Pot Restrict Maintain’em — Phil Ivey2.JPG 2017 Phil Ivey
The Tiger Woods of Poker, No House Jerome $6,547,112 2000 $2,500 Pot-Restrict Omaha
2002 $1,500 Restrict Seven Card Stud
2002 $2,500 Restrict Seven Card Stud Hello-Lo
2002 $2,000 Restrict S.H.O.E.
2005 $5,000 Pot-Restrict Omaha
2009 $2,500 No-Restrict 2-7 Lowball Draw
2009 $2,500 Omaha/Seven Card Stud Hello-Lo Eight or Higher
2010 $3,000 H.O.R.S.E.
2013 WSOP APAC $2,200 Combined Occasion (8-Sport)
2014 $1,500 8-Sport Combine Ivey is tied with Doyle Brunson and Johnny Chan for the second most WSOP bracelet wins with 10, behind Phil Hellmuth (15). 2018 Mori Eskandani $239,047 Eskandani is a tv producer who has produced applications such because the World Collection of Poker, Poker After Darkish and Excessive Stakes Poker. John Hennigan.jpg 2018 John Hennigan
World $5,532,732 2002 $2,000 Restrict Seven Card Stud Hello-Lo
2004 $5,000 Restrict Maintain’em
2014 $50,000 Poker Gamers Championship
2016 $10,000 Restrict 2-7 Lowball Triple Draw Championship
2018 $10,000 H.O.R.S.E. Hennigan has received 5 World Collection of Poker bracelets, together with the Poker Gamers Championship in 2014. He additionally received a World Poker Tour title in 2007. He has greater than $Eight million in event winnings, together with $5.5 million on the WSOP. Chris Moneymaker 2006.jpg 2019 Chris Moneymaker $2,552,930 2003 $10,000 No Restrict Maintain’em Principal Occasion Moneymaker’s win on the 2003 WSOP Principal Occasion, after incomes his seat in an $86[46] on-line sateliite, is commonly credited with starting the poker growth. David Oppenheim(cropped).jpg 2019 David Oppenheim $1,110,786

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