Poker Coverage: Poker Legislation Poker Tournaments Daily Fantasy Sports Poker Stories Podcast U.S. Poker Markets

2017 Scoring Criteria

World's Best Poker Players


CardPlayer.com offers comprehensive poker rankings. Our Player of the Year race has ranked tournament poker player success for more than a decade and we now rank casino and online tournament data. For more in-depth poker statistics checkout The Poker Leaderboards.

 
Poy
 
Poy_commerce
 
 
 
  •  
 

2017 POY Leader Boards - World

 
Jump to
SpinnerPage 1 of 29Next
 
Rank ↑ Player Location POY Points Titles Final Tables POY Winnings
 
1 (33) Jonathan Karamalikis AUSTRALIA 2,620 0 4 $1,087,108
2 (38) Shurane Vijayaram AUSTRALIA Melbourne 2,480 1 2 $1,229,687
3 (49) Maria Lampropulos ARGENTINA Buenos Aires 2,290 1 4 $1,330,130
4 (57) Martin Kozlov AUSTRALIA Melbourne 2,195 1 3 $909,099
5 (69) Adrian Attenborough AUSTRALIA Melbourne 2,086 1 3 $683,007
6 (75) Alex Lynskey AUSTRALIA 1,986 0 3 $500,695
7 (88) Pete Chen TAIWAN, PROVINCE OF CHINA 1,890 0 3 $555,190
8 (103) Albert Daher LEBANON 1,796 0 5 $455,294
9 (112) Andres Korn ARGENTINA Buenos Aires 1,716 1 2 $623,619
10 (126) Terry Tianyuan Tang CHINA 1,624 1 3 $360,011
11 (127) Michael Addamo AUSTRALIA 1,622 1 3 $384,527
12 (128) Joseph Rojas VENEZUELA Caracas 1,620 1 1 $690,469
13 (134) Ivan Luca ARGENTINA Buenos Aires 1,582 0 5 $1,039,103
14 (146) Rob WazWaz UGANDA Brooklyn Park, MN 1,480 1 3 $237,502
15 (166) James Chen TAIWAN, PROVINCE OF CHINA Taichung 1,423 1 4 $971,737
16 (179) John Tech PHILIPPINES 1,368 1 1 $603,655
17 (187) James Obst AUSTRALIA Adelaide 1,326 1 3 $377,672
18 (189) Pedro Cairat ARGENTINA 1,320 1 1 $509,970
19 (196) Yang Zhang CHINA 1,308 0 8 $241,335
20 (197) Brian Kaufman URUGUAY 1,300 0 2 $557,642
 
21 (204) Alan King Lun Lau HONG KONG 1,262 2 4 $466,790
22 (213) Quan Zhou CHINA 1,239 2 5 $863,110
23 (251) Dean Blatt AUSTRALIA 1,174 0 4 $138,557
24 (262) Jeffrey Rossiter AUSTRALIA Melbourne 1,140 0 1 $334,400
24 (262) Mike Takayama PHILIPPINES 1,140 1 2 $143,530
24 (262) Bernardo Dias BRAZIL 1,140 0 1 $308,166
27 (277) Andre Akkari BRAZIL Sao Paolo 1,126 0 3 $412,902
28 (278) Daniel Laidlaw AUSTRALIA 1,120 0 1 $224,120
29 (282) David Yan NEW ZEALAND Auckland 1,110 0 2 $169,920
30 (301) Bridges Roe AUSTRALIA Melbourne 1,089 1 3 $135,011
31 (304) Robert Raymond AUSTRALIA 1,080 1 1 $243,831
32 (325) Helio Neves Neto BRAZIL Salvador 1,054 1 6 $116,562
33 (346) Jose Barbero ARGENTINA Buenes Aires 1,016 0 6 $308,987
34 (348) Celina Lin AUSTRALIA 1,008 0 4 $149,047
35 (350) Yan Shing Tsang HONG KONG 1,005 0 2 $265,075
36 (357) Rajkumar Ramakrishnan AUSTRALIA Melbourne 987 2 6 $114,062
37 (364) Damian Salas ARGENTINA Buenos Aires 975 0 2 $1,474,620
38 (371) Sixiao Li CHINA 968 1 3 $323,504
39 (374) Navid King AUSTRALIA Sydney 963 1 2 $97,305
40 (375) Branko Usljebreka AUSTRALIA 960 1 1 $204,050
 
40 (375) Asi Moshe ISRAEL Tel Aviv 960 0 1 $199,718
40 (375) Ben Maya ISRAEL Rehovot 960 1 1 $257,764
43 (416) Haoran Liu CHINA 912 0 1 $219,700
44 (434) Qiang Fu NEW ZEALAND Aukland 900 0 1 $150,567
44 (434) Yaniv Peretz ISRAEL 900 0 1 $192,098
46 (457) Thiago Crema De Macedo BRAZIL 872 0 2 $105,127
47 (458) Xuming Qi CHINA 870 0 2 $246,909
48 (468) Bobby Zhang AUSTRALIA 852 1 4 $99,365
49 (475) Sparrow Cheung CHINA 846 1 9 $166,887
50 (477) Nc Arron NEW CALEDONIA 840 1 1 $140,000
 
Jump to
SpinnerPage 1 of 29Next