Poker Coverage: Poker Tournaments Casino News Sports Betting Poker Strategy

A Poker Life: Mark Radoja

by Julio Rodriguez |  Published: Dec 01, 2013

Print-icon
 

Last summer, Canadian Mark Radoja won the $10,000 World Series of Poker heads-up no-limit hold’em event, capping off a four-year run at the annual summer series that included 12 cashes, four final tables and two bracelet wins. All told, the 28-year-old Guelph, Ontario resident has banked more than $1.6 million on the live tournament circuit despite a very limited playing schedule. Although poker has made him wealthy, Radoja isn’t taking any chances with his winnings and has spent the last few years working to build a business that will support him financially when he inevitably chooses to make poker his part-time hobby rather than his full-time profession. Poker Beginnings Radoja grew up as the youngest of two children on a farm in a little town about an hour west of Toronto called Ariss, though his parents were far from farmers. His mother works as a certified accountant and his father ...


You Are Previewing Digital Subscription Content

To continue reading:

Gold-signup-btn

Already a subscriber?

Big-signup-btn

Teaser-subscrip-info