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2021 Scoring Criteria

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2021 POY Leader Boards - North America

 
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Rank ↑ Player Location POY Points Titles Final Tables POY Winnings
 
1 (1) James Carroll UNITED STATES Las Vegas, NV 960 1 1 $180,850
1 (1) Fernando Rodriguez-Vazquez UNITED STATES Newark, DE 960 2 3 $242,950
3 (3) Chad Eveslage UNITED STATES Muncie, IN 840 1 1 $101,572
4 (4) Nicholas Pupillo UNITED STATES Addison, IL 818 1 3 $78,470
5 (5) William Chao UNITED STATES San Pable, CA 800 0 1 $135,277
6 (6) Daniel Jones UNITED STATES TX 640 0 1 $84,171
7 (7) David Berman UNITED STATES 560 0 1 $49,885
8 (8) Scott Blackman UNITED STATES Webster, NY 500 0 1 $200,000
9 (9) Daniel Sammarco UNITED STATES Las Vegas, NV 480 0 1 $57,745
10 (11) Timothy Gilliam UNITED STATES Celeste, TX 432 1 1 $72,715
10 (11) Scott Baumstein UNITED STATES New York, NY 432 1 2 $32,529
12 (13) Richard Munro UNITED STATES Bell Canyon, CA 420 1 1 $42,387
12 (13) William Watson UNITED STATES Jacksonville, FL 420 0 1 $37,165
14 (15) Nadeem Hirani UNITED STATES Waynesboro, GA 400 0 1 $41,395
14 (15) Bill Lewis UNITED STATES Chicago, IL 400 0 1 $38,170
14 (15) Fabian Foster UNITED STATES Davenport, FL 400 0 1 $143,366
17 (18) Ryan Depaulo UNITED STATES New York, NY 360 1 1 $41,485
17 (18) David Levine UNITED STATES Belmont, CA 360 0 1 $62,000
19 (20) David Somers UNITED STATES Bayonne, NJ 350 0 1 $38,453
19 (20) Igor Pinheiro BELIZE 350 0 1 $28,005
 
21 (22) Robert Lebeau UNITED STATES Tampa, FL 336 1 1 $47,481
22 (23) William Pappas UNITED STATES 322 0 2 $26,660
23 (24) Veselin Dimitrov UNITED STATES Las Vegas, NV 320 0 1 $28,383
23 (24) Joseph Walters UNITED STATES IA 320 0 1 $30,265
25 (26) Yuval Bronshtein UNITED STATES Atlanta, GA 314 1 3 $22,614
26 (27) Frederick Goldfarb UNITED STATES FL 300 0 1 $18,675
26 (27) Daniel Swartz UNITED STATES Parma, OH 300 0 1 $29,105
26 (27) Jason Johnson UNITED STATES Coral Springs, FL 300 0 1 $86,047
29 (30) Niquarus Rawls UNITED STATES Deland, FL 288 0 1 $35,000
30 (31) Scott Stewart UNITED STATES Lakewood, CA 280 0 1 $21,350
30 (31) Ronald Puleo UNITED STATES Sarasota, FL 280 0 1 $29,883
30 (31) Billy Duong UNITED STATES San Jose, CA 280 0 1 $37,383
33 (34) Rodney Turvin UNITED STATES Cairo, GA 240 0 1 $22,430
33 (34) Rellie Sigua UNITED STATES Colma, CA 240 1 1 $27,094
33 (34) Arthur Demmerley UNITED STATES Derby, NY 240 0 1 $20,690
33 (34) Justin Ligeri UNITED STATES Tempe, AZ 240 0 1 $21,532
37 (39) Leif Force UNITED STATES Tallahassee, FL 226 1 2 $18,930
38 (40) Kyrylo Kobzyev UNITED STATES 224 0 1 $18,150
39 (41) Daniel Selberg UNITED STATES FL 220 1 1 $27,500
40 (42) Allan Bieler UNITED STATES Plantation, FL 216 1 1 $22,924
 
41 (44) Nikhil Gera UNITED STATES Diamond Bar, CA 210 0 1 $32,395
41 (44) Andriy Kovalchuk UNITED STATES Stamford, CT 210 0 1 $14,664
43 (46) Brendan Shiller UNITED STATES Chicago , IL 200 0 1 $21,122
43 (46) Jesse Lott UNITED STATES 200 0 1 $46,877
45 (49) Matthew Stuff UNITED STATES FL 189 1 2 $19,094
46 (50) Sam Kassis UNITED STATES Los Angeles, CA 182 1 1 $11,668
46 (50) Rita Keldani UNITED STATES FL 182 1 1 $20,750
48 (52) Christopher Hewitt UNITED STATES CA 180 0 1 $14,935
48 (52) Corey Parpart UNITED STATES Henderson, NV 180 0 1 $17,500
48 (52) Dan Kuntzman UNITED STATES Plano, IL 180 0 1 $10,265
 
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