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2019 Scoring Criteria

World's Best Poker Players


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2019 POY Leader Boards - Overall

 
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Rank ↑ Player Location POY Points Titles Final Tables POY Winnings
 
1 Bryn Kenney UNITED STATES Long Beach, NY 5,174 4 6 $9,230,036
2 Ramon Colillas SPAIN 3,456 1 2 $5,121,896
3 Rainer Kempe GERMANY Berlin 3,426 5 7 $2,843,659
4 Sean Winter UNITED STATES Jacksonville, FL 3,164 2 9 $1,948,612
5 Chino Rheem UNITED STATES Los Angeles, CA 3,108 1 3 $1,899,471
6 Paul Phua CHINA Macau 2,997 0 8 $6,449,950
7 Alex Foxen UNITED STATES Cold Spring Harbor, NY 2,984 0 9 $3,001,395
8 Matas Cimbolas LITHUANIA 2,950 0 2 $1,218,434
9 Shannon Shorr UNITED STATES Tuscaloosa, AL 2,815 0 5 $770,893
10 Julien Martini FRANCE Paris 2,800 0 1 $2,974,000
11 Samuel Greenwood CANADA Toronto, ON 2,750 1 6 $5,617,924
12 Manig Loeser GERMANY Bad Homburg 2,739 1 4 $1,409,887
13 Daniel Dvoress CANADA Mississauga, ON 2,623 0 8 $3,830,412
14 Jason Koon UNITED STATES Las Vegas, NV 2,527 2 8 $5,695,921
15 Marc Rivera PHILIPPINES 2,480 0 2 $2,208,022
16 Stephen Chidwick UNITED KINGDOM Deal 2,419 2 8 $2,942,051
17 Tim Adams CANADA Burlington, ONT 2,394 3 6 $4,921,081
18 Peter Jetten CANADA Toronto, ONT 2,322 0 6 $4,169,100
19 David Baker UNITED STATES Katy, TX 2,176 1 3 $1,019,510
20 David Peters UNITED STATES Toledo, OH 2,173 1 8 $3,314,618
 
21 Bart Lybaert BELGIUM 2,112 2 3 $370,243
22 Vitalijs Zavorotnijs LATVIA 2,040 2 2 $774,389
23 Sergio Aido SPAIN Aviles 1,928 1 5 $2,632,031
24 Christopher Moon UNITED STATES East Lansing, MI 1,920 2 2 $442,306
25 Koray Aldemir AUSTRIA Vienna 1,912 1 4 $1,723,183
26 Nicholas Pupillo UNITED STATES Addison, IL 1,904 1 6 $344,849
27 Daniel Strelitz UNITED STATES Torrance, CA 1,900 0 1 $951,480
27 Michael Del Vecchio UNITED STATES Las Vegas, NV 1,900 0 1 $915,957
29 Soukha Kachittavong UNITED STATES Woondsocket, RI 1,883 3 9 $199,239
30 Martin Mathis UNITED STATES Tallahassee, FL 1,800 1 1 $894,844
31 Ole Schemion GERMANY Berlin 1,777 1 6 $393,271
32 Toby Lewis UNITED KINGDOM Hampshire 1,735 1 4 $1,243,795
33 Jason Young UNITED STATES Suffern, NY 1,732 1 3 $390,373
34 Isaac Haxton UNITED STATES Syracuse, NY 1,715 0 7 $2,336,341
35 Boris Kolev BULGARIA 1,695 0 2 $546,910
36 Cary Katz UNITED STATES Las Vegas, NV 1,688 2 6 $1,929,567
37 Scott Baumstein UNITED STATES New York, NY 1,680 0 1 $1,657,000
37 Demo Kiriopoulous CANADA 1,680 1 1 $382,894
39 Brian Altman UNITED STATES Longmeadow, MA 1,666 2 5 $426,420
40 Martin Zamani UNITED STATES Boca Raton, FL 1,656 1 4 $1,368,310
 
41 Christopher Michael Soyza UNITED STATES Kirklin, IN 1,647 2 7 $1,894,974
42 Ryan Riess UNITED STATES East Lansing, MI 1,627 0 4 $1,088,674
43 Ivan Leow MALAYSIA 1,616 0 4 $1,816,702
44 Maurice Hawkins UNITED STATES Plantation, FL 1,575 2 10 $212,137
45 Darren Elias UNITED STATES Los Angeles, CA 1,568 1 2 $665,780
46 Tuiofu Hunkin UNITED STATES Daly City, CA 1,565 2 3 $190,290
47 Ari Engel UNITED STATES Las Vegas, NV 1,561 1 13 $196,264
48 Arnaud Romain FRANCE 1,553 0 3 $2,763,800
49 David Jackson UNITED STATES Jacksonville, FL 1,552 1 4 $327,241
50 Sonny Franco FRANCE 1,546 2 4 $249,024
 
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