Each year, thousands of British people permanently move to the United States, while even more people spend some time there as part of jobs, hitting the air miles while cutting across the Atlantic ocean or being casual residents and still naming the United Kingdom as their home.
Olivia Boeree might still be a London resident, but she spends two of three months a year on average living out of a suitcase in the United States. And her job might come as a surprise to some people – she is a professional poker player.
She told that she spend each summer in Las Vegas, but she has also spent a lot of time in Los Angeles, she has also been to all corners of the United States quite a few times and she is familiar with most of it—there are just a few States she has not yet visited. She really believes that the United States is her second home.
Olivia Boeree is actually from Maidstone in Kent, UK. The twenty nine year old went to the United States in the year 2006 for the WSOP in Las Vegas. She told that she was very new to the game and she did not really play much poker; therefore, it was more of a vacation. She, however, got to meet a lot of her poker heroes and it gave her even more of a drive to become as successful and famous in the poker world as she could. She wanted to be at the top of the game like they were.
When you think of playing a game, there are uncountable options to choose from. But, when you think of any game to play, you can always consider playing Poker as it’s just the handling of the cards which anyone can do so. Yet, the professional who is the master in the game can sound great, as he has his own way of playing the game whereby he would have mastered after pursuing numerous games and he would have naturally gained those skills, amongst Eric is knowable for his possession of 8 bracelets.
Backgammon player too:
The professional player Eric Seidel was born on 1959, by November 6th. The player is an American poker professional, and he has won around 8 WSOP bracelets and also WPT title too. By the year 2010, the player was inducted to the Poker Hall of Fame. Born in New York, the player was backgammon player who successfully completed his 8 years of playing. Then he moved to the field of stock market. Then gradually his attention was towards playing Poker. By 1998 WSOP, Eric turned out to be the runner up by losing to Johnny Chan. It was by the year 1992; the player earned his very 1st bracelet and also his recent one which was 8th by the year 2007.
The player has earned the bracelets in these following years 1992, 1993, 1994, 1998, 2001, 2003, 2005 and in 2007. The player has earned the bracelets in 5 very different games. It was the fact that there are only 5 more players who have won the bracelets more than Eric Seidel. It was by the 6th season of WPT; Eric has won WPT Foxwoods Poker Classic by the year 2008. He has made 81 money finishes in WSOP, and also 20 money finishes in WPT.
There are numerous games present in this world, whereby only few games can gain your interest. Among those, certain games can gift you with the cash for what you play. Such games can only be handled by the professionals. Professional players are in abundance in each field of games present. Among such games, Poker game is playable professionally; thereby familiar professional players handle the game trickily. David Edward Reese was one such professional poker player from the United States. He was born on March 28th 1951. David was widely knowable as Chip Reese, who is a gambler. David was recognised as the greatest cash game poker player.
Mother educated the game:
David was affected by rheumatic fever, in his earlier days, when he was a child. The child’s mother educated the act of playing the card games, when he was in the home to recover from rheumatic fever. David was specialised in Economics, which he attended in Dartmouth College. David was very much familiar in the act of playing poker games against his professors. He was the member of Beta Theta Pi Fraternity. By achieving the success in Las Vegas, it was a small tournament which made him started playing the game much professionally the then. Thus he started playing Poker, by dropping out from Stanford Law School, whereby he started his career by 1978.
This was the place where he won his very first WSOP bracelet by taking hold of the Seven Card Stud Split Event. His next victory was again remarkable whereby he achieved winning the second WSOP bracelet in Seven Card Stud, by year 1982. By the year 1991, David was inducted to Poker Hall of Fame, by the time he was the very youngest player. David won the H. O. R. S. E. Event where he won the largest buy-in in the WSOP history.