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WSOP PLAYER OF THE YEAR

The 2018 WSOP Player of the Year Race will include 72 bracelet events in Las Vegas and bracelet events at WSOP Europe at King’s Casino in Rozvadov, Czech Republic (Oct 11 – Nov 2.)

Use the calculator below to estimate points for any particular event. Official points earned will be listed on the results page for each event. Click here for more information on the 2018 POY formula.

The following events are excluded from POY: Casino Employees, Seniors, Super Seniors, Ladies, Tag Team, Big One for One Drop, and Global Casino Championship.

2018 WSOP POY LEADERBOARD

RANK NAME POINTS
1 Shaun Deeb 5,073.92
2 Ben Yu 3,746.04
3 Joe Cada 3,531.86
4 John Hennigan 3,499.91
5 Scott Bohlman 3,155.88
6 Michael Addamo 3,028.78
7 Paul Volpe 2,859.76
8 Anthony Zinno 2,593.34
9 Eric Baldwin 2,516.30
10 Romain Lewis 2,460.14
11 Justin Liberto 2,459.84
12 Timur Margolin 2,426.16
13 Mike Leah 2,354.13
14 Elio Fox 2,323.83
15 Chris Ferguson 2,308.07
16 Julien Martini 2,096.31
17 Hanh Tran 2,064.14
18 Ryan Riess 2,053.19
19 Roland Israelashvili 2,020.41
20 Mario Prats Garcia 2,005.73
21 Brian Hastings 1,972.24
22 Ryan Bambrick 1,961.61
23 Yueqi Zhu 1,939.33
24 Manig Loeser 1,881.71
25 John Racener 1,880.83
26 Chance Kornuth 1,839.75
27 Nick Petrangelo 1,834.39
28 Justin Young 1,812.61
29 Calvin Anderson 1,808.66
30 Michael Mizrachi 1,798.34
31 Jack Sinclair 1,781.49
32 Steven Wolansky 1,780.39
33 John Cynn 1,779.26
34 Mikhail Semin 1,779.19
35 Joshua Turner 1,774.22
36 Ismael Bojang 1,763.76
37 Bart Lybaert 1,750.16
38 Daniel Ospina 1,726.19
39 Ryan Leng 1,684.22
40 Dylan Linde 1,672.11
41 Jesse Martin 1,650.79
42 Thomas Taylor 1,644.06
43 Longsheng Tan 1,635.09
44 Dominik Nitsche 1,634.69
45 Scott Seiver 1,634.21
46 Joseph Couden 1,630.91
47 Timothy McDermott 1,628.14
48 Phil Hellmuth 1,619.46
49 Paawan Bansal 1,617.42
50 Asi Moshe 1,602.54
51 Eli Elezra 1,597.68
52 Dan Matsuzuki 1,584.80
53 Jan-Eric Schwippert 1,577.88
54 Robert Peacock 1,577.74
55 Jordan Polk 1,576.60
56 Raymond Henson 1,567.52
57 Jake Schwartz 1,545.08
58 Yang Zhang 1,534.80
59 Phil Galfond 1,517.82
60 Aymon Hata 1,509.94
61 Martin Kabrhel 1,501.40
62 Ian Steinman 1,498.93
63 Mike Takayama 1,497.16
64 Ryan Tosoc 1,489.34
65 Daniel Zack 1,484.58
66 Jerry Wong 1,475.85
67 Galen Hall 1,469.61
68 Dutch Boyd 1,464.36
69 Brian Rast 1,459.38
70 Benjamin Zamani 1,458.71
71 Julien Sitbon 1,444.01
72 Martin Zamani 1,443.04
73 Eric Blair 1,439.69
74 Nicholas Seiken 1,438.01
75 Arne Kern 1,432.15
76 Gary Hasson 1,430.91
77 David Peters 1,428.83
78 Benjamin Moon 1,420.97
79 James Alexander 1,419.06
80 Tommy Nguyen 1,418.76
81 Robert Nehorayan 1,418.49
82 Arkadiy Tsinis 1,418.07
83 Ryan Hughes 1,411.26
84 Stefan Huber 1,406.02
85 Tom McCormick 1,395.77
86 Michael Noori 1,391.78
87 Stoyan Obreshkov 1,388.51
88 Jeff Gross 1,386.70
89 Norbert Szecsi 1,385.38
90 Craig Varnell 1,378.20
91 Will Berry 1,376.08
92 Jeff Madsen 1,375.83
93 Matt Glantz 1,375.27
94 DJ MacKinnon 1,372.75
95 Jason Koon 1,363.34
96 Danny Wong 1,360.21
97 Andrey Zaichenko 1,358.80
98 Krasimir Yankov 1,358.52
99 Robert Georato 1,353.32
100 Benjamin Dobson 1,351.75
*Unofficial data - official numbers will be released after series is finished.

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*For heads-up and shootout events, players eliminated in the same round and earning the same payout will all receive the same points, equal to the average of their places as listed above.

Previous WSOP Player of the Year Winners

Year Name Bracelets Final Tables Cashes Tournament Earnings
2017 Chris Ferguson 1 4 23 $428,423
2016 Jason Mercier 2 4 11 $960,424
2015 Mike Gorodinsky 1 3 8 $1,766,796
2014 George Danzer 3 5 10 $878,993
2013 Daniel Negreanu 2 4 10 $2,214,304
2012 Greg Merson 2 2 4 $9,755,180
2011 Ben Lamb 1 4 5 $5,352,970
2010 Frank Kassela 2 3 6 $1,255,314
2009 Jeffrey Lisandro 3 4 6 $807,521
2008 Erick Lindgren 1 3 5 $1,348,528
2007 Tom Schneider 2 3 3 $416,829
2006 Jeff Madsen 2 4 4 $1,467,852
2005 Allen Cunningham 1 4 5 $1,006,935
2004 Daniel Negreanu 1 5 6 $346,280