The World Series of Poker Player of the Year race has come to be defined by its photo finishes over the last few years. Ben Lamb sealed 2011 WSOP POY honors with a third place finish in the 2011 Main Event, as Phil Hellmuth narrowly missed out, and the Poker Brat was denied again in […]
The final stretch of the race for 2014 World Series Player of the Year has been reminiscent of a 12 round heavyweight title fight with both combatants, Brandon Shack-Harris and George Danzer, landing body blows to score points. But Sunday night in Melbourne Danzer landed what is most likely the knockout punch. Danzer overcame a […]
It’s all come down to this. With hundreds of players either in Melbourne or in transit, and the first of three starting sessions in the first event of the 2014 World Series of Poker Asia-Pacific in the books, the journey to find the 2014 WSOP Player of the Year has reached its climax. Two players […]
Jeff Madsen cashed 25 times in 38 weeks across three countries and four states and somehow flew under the radar so far in 2014. Madsen could arguably claim he’s the hardest working player in tournament poker – his manic cash rate came from a dozen different tournament series this year. Madsen reflected on his life […]
George Danzer remained in the lead in the 2014 World Series of Poker Player of the Year standings powered by BLUFF, but Brandon Shack-Harris improved his point total to move within striking distance of the lead. John Hennigan, William Givens and Jesse Martin joined the top ten spots with Series-defining performances. Danzer improved his score […]
The 2014 World Series of Poker has 44 events in the books and there a few important events remaining on the schedule to determine the WSOP Player of the Year. George Danzer is securely in the lead with a 250 point cushion. Brandon Shack-Harris moved into second place with another final table while Justin Bonomo, […]
The continued success of George Danzer, the first Dealer’s Choice event at the 2014 World Series of Poker created some additional history, and more fun facts from recent days all appear in this edition of the WSOP Stat Pack. George Danzer now holds a commanding lead in the WSOP Player of the Year race, powered […]
With his 2nd bracelet of the summer, George Danzer took a huge lead in the WSOP Player of the Year race, but Calvin Anderson and Brandon Shack-Harris are keen to catch up.
Our previous leader, Vanessa Selbst, has been overtaken by Justin Bonomo and Brock Parker. Millionaire Maker winner Jonathan Dimmig also looks to make a run.
Vanessa Selbst leads the 2014 WSOP Player of the Year race after taking down the $25,000 Mix-Max event, but look for Daniel Negreanu and Phil Ivey to make moves
As many already know, Daniel Negreanu became the first person to win the World Series of Poker Player of the Year title on two occasions with his win at the 25,000 Euro WSOP Europe High Roller. This year was the tenth year that the World Series of Poker has awarded the Player of the Year […]
Daniel Negreanu traveled to the 2013 WSOP Europe with his heart set on capturing the 2013 WSOP Player of the Year award (powered by BLUFF), and succeeded.
Daniel Negreanu called his shot and is the first player in history to repeat as World Series of Poker Player of the Year. He traveled to WSOP Europe with the goal in mind, publicly called his shot and shipped the title with his final table finish in the €25,600 High Roller event. Negreanu originally aimed to […]
The current BLUFF Player of the Year standings saw Daniel Negreanu add to his lead with a cash in the World Series of Poker Europe Main Event and Noah Schwartz‘s recent bracelet win added 168 POY points to his 2013 campaign. Jeremy Ausmus cracked the top 20 while Joe Kuether and Matthew Ashton each climbed […]