Erik Seidel

Erik Seidel

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Erik Seidel is an American professional poker player from Las Vegas, Nevada who has won eight World Series of Poker bracelets and a World Poker Tour title. In 2010, he was inducted as a member of the Poker Hall of Fame. Seidel was born in New York City. Originally a tournament backgammon player for eight years, he eventually started playing the stock market, and then moved on to poker. He was one of the group of now famous players from the Mayfair Club, including Stu Ungar, Jay Heimowitz, Mickey Appleman, Howard Lederer, Jason Lester, Steve Zolotow, Paul Magriel and Dan Harrington. In his first major tournament, Seidel was runner-up in the 1988 World Series of Poker main event to Johnny Chan. This final hand was featured in the movie Rounders. Seidel made the WSOP main event final table again in 1999, finishing in 4th place in the event won by Noel Furlong. He won his first WSOP bracelet in 1992 and won his eighth and most recent bracelet in 2007show more

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  • Paperback | 72 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 4mm | 118g
  • Loc Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136719452
  • 9786136719450