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Capture the Flag With Randy Lew

by Brian Pempus |  Published: Apr 29, 2015

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Name: Randy Lew Based Out Of: Mountain View, CA Age: 29 Years Playing Poker: 12 Cash Game Most Frequently Played: Mid-stakes no-limit hold’em six-max Top Poker Accomplishment: First Place in the 2011 APPT Macau main event for $484,617 Twitter: @nanonoko Randy “nanonoko” Lew, a former world class video game player, is now one of poker’s premiere high-volume online grinders. He typically plays 24 tables of six-max no-limit hold’em cash games. Lew studied managerial economics at UC Davis and it was there that he discovered poker would be a much more lucrative endeavor. According to PokerStars, the site which sponsors Lew, in 2009 he surpassed the $1 million mark in cash game earnings. Lew did it playing $5-$10 and below, so it wasn’t just a rush of good cards, but a consistent ability to win over hundreds of thousands of hands. The 29-year-old set a new Guinness World Record in early ...


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