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Jeff Williams

Hometown: Athens

Country of Origin: United States UNITED STATES

Casino Winnings
Career Titles
Career Cashes
$2,234,460
6
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Jeff Williams
 

Jeff Williams Bio

 

Poker was just a hobby to Jeff "yellowsub86" Williams. At least, that’s all it could be while working at a Chick-fil-A fast food restaurant. But the hobby quickly turned into a passion, and the passion quickly led to heavy pockets. Then, in 2006, a $41 satellite launched him into stardom when he took down the EPT Championship in Monte Carlo for more than $1 million. He has won hundreds of thousands in online tournaments, but has said on record that his cash-game winnings dwarf that amount.

Despite his enormous amount of success, the level-headed Williams stayed in school at the University of Georgia and invested his winnings, stating that “there is more to life than just cards.”

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