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Amnon Filippi

Hometown: New York

Country of Origin: United States UNITED STATES

Birthdate: Jun 29, 1969 (Age: 52)

Casino Winnings
Career Titles
Career Cashes
2021 POY Rank
$3,344,827
4
117
629 (340 points)
 
Amnon Filippi
 

Amnon Filippi Bio

 

In poker, instinct and fearlessness is necessary, so anyone nicknamed "Guts" would probably be a good player. Such is the case for Amnon Filippi of New York. He has made several cashes in major events over the past few years. At the 2006 Bellagio Cup III, Filippi won the $10,000 buy-in for $364,200 and made the final table at the 2007 World Poker Tour Mirage Poker Showdown.

In the 2007 World Series of Poker, Filippi made the final table of the $50,000 buy-in H.O.R.S.E. championship. Filippi was chip leader for most of the event and eventually finished fourth for $586,080. Filippi is also a high stakes cash game player and has been featured on GSN's High Stakes Poker.

In 2008, Filippi made the final table of the WPT Doyle Brunson Five Diamond World Poker Classic at Bellagio. In 2009 Filippi made another WPT final table when he finished runner-up at the Foxwoods Poker Classic to take home $409,405.

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