Daniel Negreanu Has Passed Ivey, Hellmuth and Seidel in Past Six Months

Published on 2013-10-27 16:25:00

The King Top 5 ListThanks to a very strong run over the past six months or so, Daniel Negreanu has been able to vault the likes of Phil Ivey, Phil Hellmuth, Jr. and Erik Seidel to grab the number three spot on the all-time poker money list.

Here is how the top five looks on the all-time money list as of this moment:

1. Antonio Esfandiari, $25,578,279
2. Sam Trickett, $19,877,332
3. Daniel Negreanu, $19,549,210
4. Erik Seidel, $18,624,682
5. Phil Hellmuth, Jr., $17,978,409


Six months ago, Daniel Negreanu was sitting in sixth spot on the all-time money list. However, a string of impressive performances has netted Negreanu over $2 million dollars since that time, and he was been able to vault some of the world's best players.

Let's take a look at some of Negreanu's biggest cashes since the start of 2013:

€25,000 WSOPE High Roller, 1st, $979,950
€10,000 EPT Barcelona High Roller, 2nd, $352,880
$25,000 WPT World Championship, 7th, $137,085
WSOP APAC Main Event, 1st, $1,087,160

In addition, Negreanu has also posted a number of five figure scores since the start of 2013.

"Kid Poker" warned the world about a year ago that he was playing some of the best poker of his career, and he was certainly followed through.

Negreanu currently sits about $300k behind Trickett for second place on the all-time money list, and about $6 million behind Antonio Esfandiari.


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