Poker as a sport has exploded in recent years. As the pots have risen, we have seen many poker players become millionaires. Here we profile the biggest and best!
Scotty Nguyen is one of the top five poker winners in the world.
In November 2009, Patrik Antonius was the first person to ever win a 7-figure pot in online poker, when he won a $1,377,000 hand. He is known for his skill and aggressive style of play.
Texan Doyle Brunson is a poker legend. As well as collecting over $5 million in tournament winnings, Brunson has a world record win of ten World Series of Poker events, including the two back-to-back world championships.
The World's greatest poker player, Phil Ivey, has taken the World Poker Tour by storm with his skill. With five World Series of Poker Tournament wins before he was 30, Ivey has amassed a huge personal fortune and is the toughest player to beat on the world poker circuit.