Poker Coverage: Poker Tournaments Casino News Sports Betting Poker Strategy

Capture the Flag With Chris Tryba

by Brian Pempus |  Published: Jan 07, 2015


Denver-based poker pro Chris Tyrba has been traveling the tournament and cash game circuit for about a decade now and, in that time, he has amassed more than $1.6 million in earnings. Tryba won a World Series of Poker bracelet in 2012 in a mixed hold’em event for $210,107. Tryba beat out a star-studded final table that included Phil Ivey and eventual runner-up Erik Cajelais. This year, Tryba has recorded more than 15 cashes in poker tournaments, bringing his lifetime cash total to more than 160. He is one of poker’s most consistent grinders, and he generally flies under the radar. When he’s not traveling, Tryba has found a home playing $50-$100 mixed games in Denver, Colorado. He recently bought a home there, at least in part because the games have been so good to him. Card Player had the chance to speak with Tryba about his poker career and ...

You Are Previewing Digital Subscription Content

To continue reading:


Already a subscriber?