Professional Poker Players

With poker becoming such a popular game, many of the top poker players have gained national and even world recognition for their poker achievements. The broadcasting of the World Series of Poker and other tournaments on major channels like ESPN has brought quite a bit of fame to these professional poker players, all because they can play Internet poker well.

Daniel Negreanu is a versatile poker professional that has won countless tournaments in his career. He is also a proficient writer and business man.


Phil Ivey is a top poker professional as well as an astute online player. He currently is endorsed by Full Tilt Poker, and you can find him at their high limit tables often.


Phil Hellmuth is one of our favorite poker players because of his entertainment value on TV. Besides complaining about bad beats, he also plays at Ultimate Bet online poker.


Chris Moneymaker is the 2003 WSOP Main Event winner. Many people say that 2003 was the year poker "blew up," and Moneymaker was a big part of it.


Joe Hachem is the 2005 WSOP Main Event winner. Besides winning the WSOP, he also plays online poker at PokerStars.com.  He is a native of Australia.


Greg Raymer, aka the Fossilman, won the WSOP Main Event in 2004. Besides playing live tournaments, he also plays often online at PokerStars.com.


Allen Cunningham is one of the most feared poker players in the world. He has 5 WSOP bracelets, as well as numerous other accolades under his belt.


Johnny Chan is one of the most famous poker players ever. Besides having 10 WSOP bracelets, he also has a business interest in an online poker room, ChanPoker.com.


Gus Hansen is one of the most aggressive poker pro's to date. He also plays online at Full Tilt Poker, to go along with his live play.  He is obviously a very successful professional poker player.


This John Juanda profile looks at the background and playing tendencies of the poker pro. Also, you'll find out his WPT statistics and his other poker winnings.


Annie Duke is one of the few major successful female poker professionals. This page looks at her unusual upbringing plus profiles her major poker tournament success.


Howard Lederer aka "The Professor" is a widely known poker professional who is endorsed by Full Tilt Poker. This page gives you all the details on his poker career.