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2020 Scoring Criteria

World's Best Poker Players


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2020 POY Leader Boards - North America

 
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Rank ↑ Player Location POY Points Titles Final Tables POY Winnings
 
1 (4) Cary Katz UNITED STATES Las Vegas, NV 2,095 1 8 $2,420,543
2 (7) Aaron Van Blarcum UNITED STATES Dallas, TX 1,896 0 8 $1,854,522
3 (8) Sam Greenwood CANADA Toronto, ON 1,881 0 6 $1,357,807
4 (9) Timothy Adams CANADA Burlington, ONT 1,857 3 6 $5,904,777
5 (10) Brian Altman UNITED STATES Longmeadow, MA 1,848 2 3 $542,866
6 (14) James Romero UNITED STATES Portland, OR 1,736 1 2 $745,000
7 (15) Erik Seidel UNITED STATES Las Vegas, NV 1,686 0 5 $669,649
8 (16) Eric Afriat CANADA Saint-Laurent, QC 1,680 1 1 $394,120
9 (18) Alex Foxen UNITED STATES Cold Spring Harbor, NY 1,597 1 6 $1,603,559
10 (24) Trung Pham UNITED STATES Temple, TX 1,490 2 5 $240,628
11 (25) Scott Stewart UNITED STATES Lakewood, CA 1,400 0 5 $211,312
11 (25) Marc Carpentier-Perrault CANADA Blainville 1,400 0 1 $265,805
13 (27) Patrick Steele UNITED STATES Chelsea, MI 1,296 1 2 $215,004
14 (28) Robert Whalen UNITED STATES Fargo, ND 1,288 1 3 $177,653
15 (29) Ross Ward UNITED STATES Gainesville, GA 1,268 4 7 $175,441
16 (31) Ricardo Eyzaguirre UNITED STATES FL 1,255 1 4 $360,643
17 (32) Ari Engel UNITED STATES Las Vegas, NV 1,250 3 6 $167,944
18 (38) Phil Ivey UNITED STATES Las Vegas, NV 1,190 1 4 $1,693,550
19 (39) William Muniz UNITED STATES Tampa, FL 1,187 2 3 $250,400
20 (42) William Givens UNITED STATES Denver, CO 1,144 2 4 $151,751
 
21 (43) John Dollinger UNITED STATES Gulf Breeze, FL 1,140 0 1 $311,751
22 (46) Adam Hui CANADA Markham, ON 1,120 0 1 $170,905
23 (47) Anthony Nguyen UNITED STATES Azusa, CA 1,103 1 5 $144,457
24 (49) Matthew Sesso UNITED STATES Naples, FL 1,084 1 2 $248,383
25 (51) Steve O'Dwyer UNITED STATES Las Vegas, NV 1,078 0 3 $481,369
25 (51) George Wolff UNITED STATES Portland, OR 1,078 0 2 $646,718
27 (53) Seth Davies UNITED STATES Bend, OR 1,075 0 5 $906,133
28 (54) Nitis Udornpim UNITED STATES Bentonville, AR 1,069 2 3 $150,376
29 (55) Kevin Garosshen UNITED STATES Glastonbury, CT 1,062 1 3 $164,966
30 (57) Craig Varnell UNITED STATES Ft. Collins, CO 1,052 1 2 $185,160
31 (60) Kristen Bicknell CANADA St. Catherines 1,048 1 2 $213,490
32 (62) Evan Bethyo UNITED STATES 1,004 0 2 $158,183
33 (65) David Levy UNITED STATES Denver, CO 992 1 2 $108,042
34 (67) Zachary Mullennix UNITED STATES Ft. Lauderdale, FL 983 2 4 $152,250
35 (69) Isaac Kempton UNITED STATES Newark, DE 960 1 1 $290,974
35 (69) Dustin Schoonover UNITED STATES 960 1 1 $272,846
37 (74) Loc Nguyen UNITED STATES Bell Gardens, CA 941 3 3 $131,879
38 (75) Nicholas Pupillo UNITED STATES Addison, IL 919 0 6 $199,732
39 (76) Kenneth Donarski UNITED STATES Willowbrook, IL 917 1 3 $117,708
40 (77) Anthony Spinella UNITED STATES Port Jefferson, NY 916 1 2 $215,000
 
41 (79) Tony Tran UNITED STATES Philadelphia, PA 912 1 2 $291,460
41 (79) Chanracy Khun CANADA Laval, QC 912 0 1 $230,086
41 (79) Shiva Dudani UNITED STATES Chicago, IL 912 1 1 $258,078
44 (88) Joey Weissman UNITED STATES Boca Raton, FL 892 1 3 $92,633
45 (95) Nikolaos Platis UNITED STATES Long Island City, NY 864 0 2 $111,718
46 (96) Jake Schwartz UNITED STATES FL 860 0 2 $213,908
47 (99) Kfir Nahum UNITED STATES Sunnyvale, CA 852 1 3 $69,595
48 (102) Jasper May UNITED STATES Charlestown, IN 840 1 1 $109,200
48 (102) Greg Raymer UNITED STATES Stoningham, CT 840 1 1 $171,411
48 (102) Philip Shing UNITED STATES Brooklyn, NY 840 1 1 $151,284
 
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