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Player of the Year

by Ryan Lucchesi |  Published: Jul 09, 2010


World Series Influences Player of the Year Race There was no significant movement in the Card Player 2010 Player of the Year (POY) top 10 since the last issue, but Sirous Jamshidi advanced to 17th place in the standings and Neil Channing jumped up to 18th place. Jamshidi made the final table of the $10,000 seven-card stud world championship at the World Series of Poker. He finished in eighth place and won 150 points at his fifth final table of the year, which gives him a total of 2,090 points on the year. Channing finished second in the $5,000 no-limit hold’em shootout at the WSOP and was awarded 1,440 POY points. When combined with the 640 points that he won earlier in the year in the Grosvenor UK Poker Tour main event in London, he now has 2,080 points and is just behind Jamshidi. Joshua Tieman captured 1,728 points for ...

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