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2019 Scoring Criteria

World's Best Poker Players


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2019 POY Leader Boards - North America

 
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Rank ↑ Player Location POY Points Titles Final Tables POY Winnings
 
1 (1) Bryn Kenney UNITED STATES Long Beach, NY 5,174 4 6 $9,230,036
2 (4) Sean Winter UNITED STATES Jacksonville, FL 3,164 2 9 $1,948,612
3 (5) Chino Rheem UNITED STATES Los Angeles, CA 3,108 1 3 $1,899,471
4 (7) Alex Foxen UNITED STATES Cold Spring Harbor, NY 2,984 0 9 $3,001,395
5 (10) Shannon Shorr UNITED STATES Tuscaloosa, AL 2,815 0 5 $770,893
6 (11) Samuel Greenwood CANADA Toronto, ON 2,750 1 6 $5,617,924
7 (13) Daniel Dvoress CANADA Mississauga, ON 2,623 0 8 $3,830,412
8 (14) Jason Koon UNITED STATES Las Vegas, NV 2,527 2 8 $5,695,921
9 (17) Tim Adams CANADA Burlington, ONT 2,394 3 6 $4,921,081
10 (18) Peter Jetten CANADA Toronto, ONT 2,322 0 6 $4,169,100
11 (19) David Baker UNITED STATES Katy, TX 2,176 1 3 $1,019,510
12 (20) David Peters UNITED STATES Toledo, OH 2,173 1 8 $3,314,618
13 (24) Christopher Moon UNITED STATES East Lansing, MI 1,920 2 2 $442,306
14 (26) Nicholas Pupillo UNITED STATES Addison, IL 1,904 1 6 $344,849
15 (27) Daniel Strelitz UNITED STATES Torrance, CA 1,900 0 1 $951,480
15 (27) Michael Del Vecchio UNITED STATES Las Vegas, NV 1,900 0 1 $915,957
17 (29) Soukha Kachittavong UNITED STATES Woondsocket, RI 1,883 3 9 $199,239
18 (30) Martin Mathis UNITED STATES Tallahassee, FL 1,800 1 1 $894,844
19 (33) Jason Young UNITED STATES Suffern, NY 1,732 1 3 $390,373
20 (34) Isaac Haxton UNITED STATES Syracuse, NY 1,715 0 7 $2,336,341
 
21 (36) Cary Katz UNITED STATES Las Vegas, NV 1,688 2 6 $1,929,567
22 (37) Scott Baumstein UNITED STATES New York, NY 1,680 0 1 $1,657,000
22 (37) Demo Kiriopoulous CANADA 1,680 1 1 $382,894
24 (39) Brian Altman UNITED STATES Longmeadow, MA 1,666 2 5 $426,420
25 (40) Martin Zamani UNITED STATES Boca Raton, FL 1,656 1 4 $1,368,310
26 (41) Christopher Michael Soyza UNITED STATES Kirklin, IN 1,647 2 7 $1,894,974
27 (42) Ryan Riess UNITED STATES East Lansing, MI 1,627 0 4 $1,088,674
28 (44) Maurice Hawkins UNITED STATES Plantation, FL 1,575 2 10 $212,137
29 (45) Darren Elias UNITED STATES Los Angeles, CA 1,568 1 2 $665,780
30 (46) Tuiofu Hunkin UNITED STATES Daly City, CA 1,565 2 3 $190,290
31 (47) Ari Engel UNITED STATES Las Vegas, NV 1,561 1 13 $196,264
32 (49) David Jackson UNITED STATES Jacksonville, FL 1,552 1 4 $327,241
33 (50) Nicholas Blumenthal UNITED STATES Stoughton, WI 1,546 1 4 $282,961
34 (52) Jeremy Ausmus UNITED STATES Las Vegas, NV 1,544 0 4 $407,590
35 (53) Scott Wellenbach CANADA 1,520 0 1 $671,240
36 (56) Sandeep Pulusani UNITED STATES Huntsville, AL 1,518 1 1 $364,400
37 (58) Justin Liberto UNITED STATES Fallston, MD 1,465 2 4 $236,815
38 (59) Vinicius Lima UNITED STATES Mountain View, CA 1,440 1 1 $728,430
39 (60) Spencer Champlin UNITED STATES Scarborough, ME 1,421 0 5 $237,608
40 (61) Brandon Hall UNITED STATES Littlestown, PA 1,418 0 3 $359,964
 
41 (62) Dan Shak UNITED STATES Las Vegas, NV 1,416 0 4 $488,220
42 (63) Jason Koonce UNITED STATES Ann Arbor, MI 1,400 0 1 $1,304,000
42 (63) Wing Yeung CANADA 1,400 0 1 $268,511
44 (65) Hamid Izadi UNITED STATES Atlanta, GA 1,393 1 7 $170,914
45 (67) Leif Force UNITED STATES Tallahassee, FL 1,380 1 2 $258,980
45 (67) Joseph Cheong UNITED STATES La Mirada, CA 1,380 2 6 $279,815
45 (67) Brian Wilson CANADA Sault St. Marie, ON 1,380 1 2 $186,262
48 (70) Almedin Imsirovic UNITED STATES Vancouver, WA 1,379 3 6 $989,559
49 (71) Benjamin Palmer UNITED STATES Gainesville, FL 1,368 1 1 $431,655
50 (81) James Carroll UNITED STATES Las Vegas, NV 1,285 0 2 $340,607
 
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