Expertenstrategie für No-Limit-Turniere. Band 1: Strategisches Spiel. - Poker. von Dan Harrington, Bill Robertie, et al. | 9. März Poker has taken America by storm. But it's not just any form of poker that has people across the country so excited it's no-limit hold 'em the main event game. Dan Harrington gewann das goldene WSOP-Armband, als er im $ Buy-In No-Limit-Hold'em-Turnier der World Series of Poker Weltmeister wurde.
Pokerbücher auf deutsch kaufen bei Pokerbooks.de!Expertenstrategie für No-Limit-Turniere. Band 1: Strategisches Spiel. - Poker. von Dan Harrington, Bill Robertie, et al. | 9. März Dan „Action Dan“ Harrington ist ein US-amerikanischer Pokerspieler. Er gewann die Poker-Weltmeisterschaft. Im Rahmen der Austragung der World Series of Poker wurde Harrington im Juni als einer der 50 besten Spieler der. Dan Harrington gewann das goldene WSOP-Armband, als er im $ Buy-In No-Limit-Hold'em-Turnier der World Series of Poker Weltmeister wurde.
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Dan Harrington, the WSOP Champion, is perhaps best known to the new generation of poker players for his 3 best-selling strategy books, his now-famous green Red Sox cap, and back-to-back WSOP final table appearances this decade.
His background in law and finance has also allowed him to be monetarily successful outside of the poker world.
Harrington learned the ropes professional poker at the now-legendary Mayfair Club in New York. Taking his time to make it to the big games in Las Vegas, Harrington made the trek to the annual World Series of Poker in and came in 6th place in the Main Event.
After another 8 years, he truly made his mark on the poker world in Apparently, Harrington tried to convince everyone at the final table to split up the prize money and take his investment counseling.
Harrington saw this as an opportunity for all of them to get a nice lump sum of money, which they could then use to invest wisely and become rich.
As it turned out, this decision was favorable for Dan, as he ended up winning the whole thing, walking away with seven figures.
The combination of not competing in many poker tournaments and his other investments kept Dan Harrington out of the poker limelight for nearly a decade.
Harrington chose his own nickname "Action Dan" even though he is known for being a tight conservative player. Harrington was born in Cambridge , Massachusetts.
Currently residing in Santa Monica , California , Harrington is a former champion backgammon player and U. Before becoming a poker professional and businessman, Harrington worked for many years as a bankruptcy lawyer.
He also played poker against Bill Gates while Gates was at Harvard. Some of his earlier poker experience came from the Mayfair Club in the mids, where he played with Howard Lederer , Steve Zolotow , and Erik Seidel.
In addition to being a successful professional poker player, Harrington also works in real estate and the stock market.
Harrington is a co-founder and former member of the Board of Directors of Anchor Loans, a hard money lender to fix-and-flip and rental property investors that is headquartered in Calabasas, CA.
The trio used their poker winnings to provide quick bridge funding to real estate rehabbers. Also unlike many professional poker players, Dan considers himself only a part-time player due to the fact that he spends a large amount of his time on his business interests.
He usually only plays a few events at the World Series of Poker each year and plays in occasional World Poker Tour events and a few other tournaments.
Harrington first cashed in the World Series of Poker in Harrington's friend and fellow Mayfair Club member, Howard Lederer was also at this final table, finishing fifth.
Sporting his iconic green Boston Red Sox cap, Dan Harrington is known as a crafty, tight - aggressive player, employing starting hand standards that are stricter than most professionals.
When he reached the final table at the Main Event, he set the runner-up, Howard Goldfarb , to bluff for all his chips in the final hand.
At the time of his Main event victory, Harrington lived in Downey, California. Harrington busted out first, finishing in sixth place.
The tournament was won by Heimowitz, who defeated Lederer in heads-up play. His solid play allows him to make it to many final tables at large events.
Because of the increased number of participants, his run of back-to-back Main Event final tables in has been called the greatest accomplishment in World Series history, particularly by ESPN poker announcer Norman Chad.
This feat was later matched by Mark Newhouse in and He has written co-authored with Bill Robertie three popular books on tournament poker, two books on cash no-limit games and one book on online cash no-limit games, all published by Two Plus Two Publishing :.