Player Profiles

The game of poker has seen through time some very special players coming in and showing there skills to the world. In this page poker.co.uk  is paying its dues to some of them with emphasis also to the uk representatives. Check out some of the players profiles and see what made them so famous in the tables and why they are so dangerous to play against them.

Be sure to check this page again as it will be updated from time to time with new names.

 

Viktor Blom

Viktor Blom

 

What is there to say about Viktor Blom other than he has to be the most talked about High Stakes poker player on the planet over the last few years. Click Here For More

 

 

 

 

 

Vicky Coren

Victoria Coren

 

No matter what Victoria Coren does she becomes a success at it, whether it is as a journalist, writer, television presenter, poker commentator and of course poker player….   Click Here For More

 

 

 

 

 

Vanessa Rousso

Vanessa Rousso

 

When you think of the most prominent women in world poker today, the name of Vanessa “Lady Maverick” Rousso has to be up there within the top five…..  Click Here For More

 

 

 

 

 

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Tom “durrrr” Dwan

 

There is no doubt that Tom “durrrr” Dwan is one of the biggest names in poker today, simply down to his huge success at both online and live high stakes cash games….  Click Here For More

 

 

 

 

 

Rafael Nadal

Rafael Nadal

 

Rafael Nadal is nothing short of sensational on the tennis courts but in recent times he has been trying to serve a few aces on the poker tables as well…. Click Here for More

 

 

 

 

 

Scotty Nguyen

Scotty Nguyen

 

When you think of many of the characters that have been involved in poker over the last 25 years or so, one of the most exuberant has to be that of Scotty Nguyen. …  Click Here For More 

 

 

 

 

 

Johnny Chan

Johnny Chan

 

Johnny Chan is easily one of the undisputed legends of poker having won an incredible two World Series of Poker Bracelets throughout his long career. …  Click Here For More

 

 

 

 

 

Sam Trickett

Sam Trickett

 

When it comes to British poker players right now, there are none bigger or better that Sam Trickett….. Click Here for More

 

 

 

 

 

Doyle Brunson

Doyle Brunson

 

When any former player, current player or even future player one day looks back and thinks about who the legends of the game are, there will always be one man that tops the list and that is a certain grandfather of poker called Doyle ”Texas Dolly” Brunson. Click here for more

 

 

 

 

 

Liv Boeree

Liv Boeree

 

Liv Boeree was born back in 1984 and was always destined to go on and be a success in whatever she decided to do…..   Click here for More

 

 

 

 

 

John Duthie

John Duthie

 

John Duthie might not be a name as well known as some of the other poker players around today but he is more than just a professional poker player as he is also the man behind the creation of the European Poker Tour. Click Here For More 

 

 

 

 

 

Gus Hansen

Gus Hansen

 

Ever since Gus Hansen was born in Denmark in 1974 it seemed inevitable that whatever he wanted to do he would excel at it. Before he came into the poker scene back in 1997, he had already become a world renowned backgammon player and was even a tennis champion during his youth. Click here for more

 

 

 

 

 

Daniel Negreanu

Daniel Negreanu

 

If you were to ask people which poker players would be the three most recognizable in the game today, you can be sure that the majority would have a certain Daniel “KidPoker” Negreanu as one of their choices. Click Here For More

 

 

 

 

 

Jonathan Duhamel

Jonathan Duhamel

 

Jonathan Duhamel is one of the players that came about from the internet poker boom after Chris Moneymaker won the World Series of Poker Main Event in 2003. …. Click Here For More

 

 

 

 

 

Jake Cody

Jake Cody

 

 

Having only been in the game for a relatively short period since 2010, Jake Cody has quickly established himself as one of the games most accomplished players.  Click Here For More 

 

 

 

 

Chris Moneymaker

Chris Moneymaker

 

If there was one player that held the majority of responsibility for the poker boom from 2003 and onwards, it is Chris Moneymaker. Click here for More

 

 

 

 

 

Boris Becker

Boris Becker

 

Boris Becker might be renowned for his glittering tennis career but it has turned out that he is not such a bad poker player too. Click here for more

 

 

 

 

 

Eric Seidel

Eric Seidel

 

Erik Seidel may not be considered one of the biggest names in the game of poker but he is certainly one of the most successful. Click Here For More 

 

 

 

 

 

Phil Hellmuth profile

Phil Hellmuth

 

When it comes to living poker legends, there are not many that are as successful, vibrant and sometimes over passionate as Phil Hellmuth….. Click Here For More 

 

 

 

 

Antonio Esfandiari

Antonio Esfandiari

 

Antonio Esfandiari who is also known on the poker scene as “The Magician” was born back in 1978 before growing up wanting to be a professional magician. He did just that before discovering that he had another talent that involved poker cards rather than just tricks. Click Here for More 

 

 

 

 

 

Grospellier "ElkY" Bertrand

Grospellier Bertrand

 

Bertrand “ElkY” Grospellier is one of a rare breed, a player that is both adept at playing online and offline in tournaments with an equal amount of success. Click Here for More