What are some famous poker matches ever played?

In the world of poker, there have been some truly unforgettable matches. One of the most famous is the 1988 World Series of Poker where Johnny Chan faced off against Erik Seidel. Another legendary game was the 2003 World Series of Poker where Chris Moneymaker, an amateur, turned a $39 online poker satellite entry into a whopping $2.5 million win. The 2011 game between Antonio Esfandiari and Sam Trickett at the Big One for One Drop tournament, where Esfandiari took home $18.3 million, is another thrilling highlight. These matches not only changed the lives of the players but also left a significant impact on the poker world.

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Griffin Devereaux, Jul, 18 2023