Professional American poker player who finished 4th at the 2006 World Series of Poker.
He studied engineering at UCLA before leaving school to pursue a poker career.
He was named Player of the Year in 2005 and was 10th on the all-time winning list, with more than a $11 million in earnings.
He has a live-in girlfriend Melissa Hayden and a pet dog.
He, like Phil Gordon , is a professional poker player.