Along with the big sport, professional poker also inscribes big names in its history, some of them define their own era. Such great players as Doyle Brunson and Chris Ferguson, Eric Ziedel, Sam Farha and Phil Ivey have become the real whales on poker, whose profit from poker of the latter two exceeds amount to one hundred million dollars each:
- Fedor Holz – $ 32.5 million born in 1993
- Dan Coleman – $ 28.9 million Born 1990
- Jason Kuhn – $ 23 million Born in 1985
- Adrian Mateos – $ 20 million Born in 1994
- Charlie Carrel – $ 9.5 million Born in 1993
The new generation of the best have mostly mastered online poker, in line with the current trend. And now they have mastered the live format of the largest tournaments, achieving new major victories and very worthy prize money.
Let’s discuss the five youngest and the most successful poker players, summing up the original results of the past 2020. Each of this list is young, but at the same time is already a professional of the highest level, they are smart, ambitious and very promising. And almost no one has yet turned thirty.
#1 Fedor Holz – $32.5 million born in 1993
Professional poker player Fedor Holz was born in 1993 in Germany. For reference, his IQ level is almost 155. This is a legend of modern poker, as of 2020 the size of his prize money has crossed the $30 million mark. He is included in the list of Forbes magazine in the section – the richest people in Germany under thirty.
He dropped out of school to devote himself to poker and today is actively involved in major high roller tournaments. Winning the final tables of the WSOP World Series – $11 million and WPT – adding another 5 million to his prize money, he owns a well-earned World Series of Poker bracelet.