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2017 Scoring Criteria

World's Best Poker Players


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2017 POY Leader Boards - World

 
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Rank ↑ Player Location POY Points Titles Final Tables POY Winnings
 
1 (11) Shurane Vijayaram AUSTRALIA Melbourne 2,280 1 1 $1,216,000
2 (24) Maria Lampropulos ARGENTINA Buenos Aires 2,020 1 3 $1,288,124
3 (47) Rob WazWaz UGANDA Brooklyn Park, MN 1,480 1 3 $237,502
4 (55) Terry Tianyuan Tang CHINA 1,400 0 1 $335,075
5 (62) Adrian Attenborough AUSTRALIA Melbourne 1,366 1 2 $321,347
6 (65) Michael Addamo AUSTRALIA 1,302 1 2 $330,483
7 (77) Yang Zhang CHINA 1,228 0 7 $221,983
8 (85) Alan King Lun Lau HONG KONG 1,206 2 3 $461,930
9 (89) James Chen TAIWAN, PROVINCE OF CHINA Taichung 1,198 1 3 $914,421
10 (98) Jeffrey Rossiter AUSTRALIA Melbourne 1,140 0 1 $334,400
11 (100) Daniel Laidlaw AUSTRALIA 1,120 0 1 $224,120
12 (103) David Yan NEW ZEALAND Auckland 1,110 0 2 $169,920
13 (107) Robert Raymond AUSTRALIA 1,080 1 1 $243,831
14 (111) Bridges Roe AUSTRALIA Melbourne 1,072 1 2 $133,783
15 (122) Jose Barbero ARGENTINA Buenes Aires 1,016 0 6 $308,987
16 (123) Helio Neves Neto BRAZIL Salvador 1,012 1 5 $112,385
17 (125) Celina Lin AUSTRALIA 1,008 0 4 $149,047
18 (135) Sixiao Li CHINA 968 1 3 $323,504
19 (136) Navid King AUSTRALIA Sydney 963 1 2 $97,305
20 (137) Branko Usljebreka AUSTRALIA 960 1 1 $204,050
 
21 (151) Rajkumar Ramakrishnan AUSTRALIA Melbourne 934 2 5 $109,937
22 (167) Qiang Fu NEW ZEALAND Aukland 900 0 1 $150,567
23 (178) Xuming Qi CHINA 870 0 2 $246,909
24 (183) Sosia Jiang HONG KONG 840 1 1 $503,100
24 (183) Nc Arron NEW CALEDONIA 840 1 1 $140,000
26 (201) Daniel Pehlivan AUSTRALIA Sydney 814 1 7 $88,473
27 (204) Sparrow Cheung CHINA 810 1 8 $158,229
28 (206) Martin Rowe AUSTRALIA 800 0 1 $127,050
28 (206) Chien Fa Chou TAIWAN, PROVINCE OF CHINA 800 0 1 $254,020
30 (218) Bobby Zhang AUSTRALIA 780 1 3 $95,368
31 (226) Jesse McKenzie AUSTRALIA 760 0 2 $76,969
31 (226) Martin Ward AUSTRALIA 760 0 1 $75,825
31 (226) Jianbao Zhong CHINA 760 0 1 $84,045
31 (226) Thiago Crema De Macedo BRAZIL 760 0 1 $94,000
35 (250) Yuanhang Zhong CHINA 736 1 3 $94,466
36 (257) Zuo Wang CHINA 725 0 3 $575,640
37 (260) Mike Takayama PHILIPPINES 720 1 1 $105,530
37 (260) Pete Yanhan Chen TAIWAN, PROVINCE OF CHINA 720 0 2 $151,450
37 (260) Elie Feghali LEBANON 720 1 1 $134,450
40 (284) Quan Zhou CHINA 714 2 3 $516,426
 
41 (289) Joel Feldman AUSTRALIA 700 0 1 $59,614
42 (308) Josias Santos BRAZIL Sao Paolo 686 1 3 $88,130
43 (320) Luke Martinelli AUSTRALIA Melbourne 660 0 2 $76,706
44 (329) Apoorva Goel INDIA 640 0 1 $151,190
45 (337) Alex Lynskey AUSTRALIA 636 0 2 $74,032
46 (341) Liang Xu CHINA 626 1 3 $90,572
47 (348) Ramiro Petrone ARGENTINA 612 1 2 $111,325
48 (350) Eric Cech AUSTRALIA 608 0 1 $87,500
48 (350) Darwin Lai HONG KONG Hong Kong 608 0 1 $46,900
48 (350) Jie Xu CHINA 608 0 1 $61,230
 
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