Gavin Smith

Gavin Smith is a famous Canadian proficient poker player. He bagged the WPT Season IV Mirage Poker Showdown Championship occasion and the WPT Season IV Player of the Year grant in 2005. Then at the 2010 World Series of Poker he won the $2,500 Mixed Hold’em occasion as well as his first bracelet.

Smith studied how to play cards by playing cribbage and rummy with his father. He began playing poker at the age of 26, playing blended amusements with associates. He turned into a poker merchant in 1996 and set up his own particular poker club in 1998. He has likewise functioned as a cabbie and on a green. Smith first came to note by winning competitions in no restriction Texas hold ’em and seven card stud in the 1999 and 2000 World Poker Finals which took place at the Foxwoods Resort.

In May 2005 he won the first prize of $1,128,278 in the World Poker Tour (WPT) Showdown in Las Vegas, vanquishing Ted Forrest in the last heads-up showdown. In October 2005 he made the WPT last table again in the second Doyle Brunson Poker Championship, where he fulfilled third, behind Minh Ly and Dan Harrington. He made a third WPT last table in January 2006, finalizing fourth. The three WPT last tables earned him the World Poker Tour Player of the Year honour for season 4.

He initially traded in for cold hard currency the World Series of Poker (WSOP) in 2003 and might later profit in the $10,000 no restriction Hold’em primary occasion in 2004, fulfilling 52nd. He went ahead to trade in for money 2005 additionally and additionally in 2007. In the time period of April-October of 2006, Gavin was one of the hosts of The Circuit radio show supported via Card Player Magazine.