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2018 Scoring Criteria

World's Best Poker Players


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2018 POY Leader Boards - North America

 
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Rank ↑ Player Location POY Points Titles Final Tables POY Winnings
 
1 (1) Jake Schindler UNITED STATES Brynmawr, PA 8,089 5 26 $6,664,569
2 (3) Justin Bonomo UNITED STATES Los Angeles, CA 7,053 10 20 $24,952,941
3 (5) Jason Koon UNITED STATES Las Vegas, NV 5,307 3 14 $11,470,518
4 (6) David Peters UNITED STATES Toledo, OH 5,288 5 18 $5,659,175
5 (7) Alex Foxen UNITED STATES Cold Spring Harbor, NY 4,604 4 11 $2,930,030
6 (9) Ben Yu UNITED STATES Henderson, NV 4,461 1 12 $3,331,459
7 (10) Shaun Deeb UNITED STATES Troy, NY 4,270 2 6 $2,863,001
8 (11) Nick Petrangelo UNITED STATES Old Westbury, NY 4,174 3 12 $6,340,074
9 (12) Cary Katz UNITED STATES Las Vegas, NV 4,131 2 20 $4,819,239
10 (13) Joseph McKeehen UNITED STATES Wales, PA 3,909 0 7 $1,457,672
11 (14) Anthony Zinno UNITED STATES Boston, MA 3,905 1 8 $1,205,571
12 (15) Isaac Haxton UNITED STATES Syracuse, NY 3,868 1 16 $3,806,366
13 (18) Bryn Kenney UNITED STATES Long Beach, NY 3,707 2 15 $4,995,715
14 (19) Joseph Cada UNITED STATES Shelby Township, MI 3,560 2 4 $3,016,686
15 (21) Darryll Fish UNITED STATES Cape Coral, FL 3,508 1 4 $1,490,065
16 (23) John Cynn UNITED STATES Evanston, IL 3,300 1 1 $8,800,000
17 (24) Elio Fox UNITED STATES New York, NY 3,296 5 8 $3,616,687
18 (25) Almedin Imsirovic UNITED STATES Vancouver, WA 3,193 4 9 $2,059,890
19 (26) Benjamin Tollerene UNITED STATES Lubbock, TX 3,189 4 11 $2,342,532
20 (27) Mike Leah CANADA Innisfil, ON 3,164 1 6 $970,902
 
21 (31) Joey Weissman UNITED STATES Boca Raton, FL 2,899 0 7 $766,948
22 (34) Taylor Black UNITED STATES Mobile, AL 2,770 1 4 $1,313,597
22 (34) Paul Volpe UNITED STATES Philadelphia, PA 2,770 1 4 $1,118,248
24 (36) Tony Miles UNITED STATES FL 2,750 0 1 $5,000,000
25 (37) Barry Hutter UNITED STATES Bradenton, FL 2,696 0 6 $1,048,316
26 (38) Scott Bohlman UNITED STATES Glenview, IL 2,652 1 4 $704,017
27 (39) Daniel Negreanu CANADA Las Vegas, NV 2,650 0 12 $4,477,336
28 (41) Samuel Greenwood CANADA Toronto, ON 2,581 3 8 $5,486,515
29 (44) Brandon Eisen UNITED STATES Mililani, HI 2,572 1 4 $945,046
30 (46) Steve O'Dwyer UNITED STATES Las Vegas, NV 2,568 2 10 $3,536,835
31 (47) Francois Billard CANADA Rosemere, QC 2,550 1 3 $479,618
32 (48) Brian Altman UNITED STATES Longmeadow, MA 2,464 2 6 $320,359
33 (50) Joseph Cheong UNITED STATES La Mirada, CA 2,415 4 13 $456,952
34 (51) Brian Hastings UNITED STATES Wilkes-Barre, PA 2,410 1 4 $635,446
35 (52) Pascal LeFrancois CANADA Rosemere, Quebec 2,400 1 1 $2,108,000
36 (54) Sam Soverel UNITED STATES Palm Beach Gardens, FL 2,325 4 12 $1,756,808
37 (55) Shawn Buchanan CANADA Abbottsford, BC 2,310 0 2 $755,159
38 (56) Sean Winter UNITED STATES Jacksonville, FL 2,293 0 10 $1,816,460
39 (60) Dylan Wilkerson UNITED STATES San Francisco, CA 2,211 1 11 $426,084
40 (67) Anatoly Filatov RUSSIAN FEDERATION Moscow 2,079 1 3 $961,320
 
41 (68) Ryan Riess UNITED STATES East Lansing, MI 2,064 1 8 $1,161,237
42 (69) Chance Kornuth UNITED STATES Denver, CO 2,060 2 4 $584,630
43 (70) Daniel Wagner UNITED STATES West Seneca, NY 2,040 0 3 $305,561
43 (70) Aaron Johnson UNITED STATES Red Wing, MN 2,040 2 6 $237,032
45 (72) Ryan Hughes UNITED STATES Phoenix, AZ 2,036 0 4 $378,557
46 (73) Adam Adler UNITED STATES Myrtle Beach, SC 2,030 0 3 $485,290
47 (74) Keith Morrow UNITED STATES Pittsburgh, PA 2,025 2 7 $260,923
48 (79) Dan Smith UNITED STATES Las Vegas, NV 2,004 1 7 $5,918,782
49 (80) Jeremy Ausmus UNITED STATES Las Vegas, NV 1,998 0 4 $629,317
50 (81) Tim Adams CANADA Burlington, ONT 1,986 0 8 $1,887,091
 
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