Poker Coverage: Poker Legislation Poker Tournaments U.S. Poker Markets Sports Betting

When I Was A Donk With Blake Bohn

by Julio Rodriguez |  Published: Jan 16, 2019


In this series, Card Player asks top pros to rewind back to their humble beginnings and provide insights regarding the mistakes, leaks, and deficiencies that they had to overcome in order to improve their games. Blake Bohn started playing cash games in the ‘90s before transitioning to tournaments after the poker boom. The Savage, Minnesota-native has been a consistent winner ever since, starting his run with a win in the 2012 Running Aces Tournament of Champions. The next year, he won the Chicago Poker Classic for $288,171 and narrowly missed out on a World Series of Poker bracelet, earning $281,049 for a runner-up finish in a $1,500 no-limit hold’em event. Bohn then made back-to-back WPT final tables in September of 2014, and won the Iowa State Poker Championship the next year for $101,229. This year, Bohn took second in the April MSPT Shakopee main event for $67,203, before returning for ...

You Are Previewing Digital Subscription Content

To continue reading:


Already a subscriber?