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2021 WSOP PLAYER OF THE YEAR
PRESENTED BY VELO

The 2021 WSOP Player of the Year Race will only include 93 bracelet events in Las Vegas: 83 Live + 10 Online

On top of the traditional POY, Players will also compete for the new "No Limits Velo leaderboard", which will include all the No Limit Hold'em bracelet events in Las Vegas including the NV/NJ online bracelet events.

The following events are excluded from both leaderboards : Casino Employees, Seniors, Super Seniors, Ladies, Tag Team.

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 2021 POY formula. Click here for more information on the 2021 Velo NLH Leaderboards.

Total Cash Prizes are $50,000 : $25,000 for the POY leaderboard and $25,000 for the No Limits Velo leaderboard

For each one:

  • 1st place: $15,000
  • 2nd place: $7,500
  • 3rd place: $2,500

WSOP POY LEADERBOARD

RANK NAME PTS
1 Anthony Zinno 2,127.07
2 Phil Hellmuth 2,107.41
3 Dylan Linde 1,757.57
4 Jason Koon 1,666.20
5 Ari Engel 1,571.58
6 Connor Drinan 1,493.22
7 Pete Chen 1,470.58
8 Scott Ball 1,322.93
9 Jake Schwartz 1,315.55
10 Dalibor Dula 1,305.27
11 Michael Perrone 1,301.47
12 Daniel Negreanu 1,277.94
13 Daniel Lazrus 1,277.87
14 Daniel Zack 1,238.24
15 Tyler Cornell 1,197.65
16 John Monnette 1,171.25
17 Harvey Mathews 1,136.33
18 Dejuante Alexander 1,126.96
19 Zhi Wu 1,110.25
20 Jonathan Jaffe 1,098.87
21 Bradley Jansen 1,086.07
22 Rafael Lebron 1,081.32
23 Jesse Klein 1,079.40
24 Jeremy Ausmus 1,063.03
25 Chance Kornuth 1,054.17
26 Ryan Leng 1,048.21
27 Yuval Bronshtein 1,023.47
28 Jim Collopy 1,019.41
29 Long Ma 1,013.38
30 Michael Gathy 999.46
31 Dylan Weisman 993.79
32 John Racener 975.22
33 Michael Prendergast 972.75
34 David Williams 970.65
35 Martin Zamani 969.42
36 Joao Vieira 934.71
37 Vladimir Peck 930.69
38 Ankush Mandavia 926.91
39 Mark Herm 912.37
40 Mitchell Halverson 909.70
41 Ryan Laplante 904.58
42 Jaswinder Lally 894.49
43 Ryan Riess 867.50
44 Ben Yu 859.18
45 John Bunch 826.47
46 Jeremy Pekarek 824.05
47 David Moskowitz 822.46
48 Everett Carlton 818.73
49 Mark Liedtke 813.78
50 Chad Eveslage 809.74
51 Nate Silver 809.24
52 Christopher Vitch 796.41
53 Robert Mizrachi 795.84
54 Roland Israelashvili 778.53
55 Tom McCormick 775.76
56 Daniel Sepiol 774.74
57 Cole Ferraro 767.56
58 Craig Chait 763.45
59 Andrew Kelsall 743.88
60 Darryl Ronconi 740.28
61 Shaun Deeb 730.90
62 John Gorsuch 726.60
63 Maxx Coleman 722.33
64 Brandon Caputo 720.80
65 Ryan Hughes 714.36
66 Jesse Yaginuma 699.45
67 Yulian Bogdanov 690.06
68 Patrick Eskandar 683.62
69 Michael Trivett 680.64
70 Thomas Zanot 678.25
71 Curtis Phelps 669.73
72 Craig Mason 664.66
73 Ren Lin 663.30
74 Hal Rotholz 655.41
75 Pierre Calamusa 652.00
76 Ori Hasson 647.63
77 Jason Somerville 647.08
78 Gabriel Andrade 643.86
79 Bart Lybaert 642.86
80 Andrew Yeh 639.95
81 Sean Hegarty 637.43
82 Jungwoong Park 636.50
83 Randy Ohel 629.65
84 Michael Liang 628.63
85 Christopher Adams 623.30
86 Galen Hall 623.00
87 Steve Foutty 622.14
88 Adrian Mateos 621.44
89 Jeremy Saderne 618.77
90 Clement Van Driessche 617.47
91 Gabe Ramos 613.30
92 Vicent Bosca Ramon 604.27
93 Raymond Henson 600.51
94 Kasparas Klezys 600.10
95 Gal Yifrach 599.11
96 Joshua Faris 588.39
97 Vanessa Kade 588.37
98 Jake Daniels 586.82
99 Benny Glaser 586.23
100 Rok Gostisa 586.14
*Unofficial data - official numbers will be released after series is finished.

NO LIMITS VELO LEADERBOARD

RANK NAME PTS
1 Jason Koon 1,666.20
2 Pete Chen 1,470.58
3 Dalibor Dula 1,305.27
4 Daniel Lazrus 1,277.87
5 Scott Ball 1,272.31
6 Tyler Cornell 1,197.65
7 Harvey Mathews 1,136.33
8 Zhi Wu 1,110.25
9 Michael Perrone 1,102.71
10 Jonathan Jaffe 1,098.87
11 Bradley Jansen 1,086.07
12 Chance Kornuth 1,054.17
13 Long Ma 1,013.38
14 Michael Gathy 999.46
15 Jeremy Ausmus 974.92
16 Martin Zamani 969.42
17 Ankush Mandavia 926.91
18 Mark Herm 912.37
19 Mitchell Halverson 909.70
20 Jeremy Pekarek 824.05
21 Daniel Sepiol 774.74
22 Cole Ferraro 767.56
23 Darryl Ronconi 740.28
24 John Gorsuch 726.60
25 Brandon Caputo 720.80
26 Jesse Yaginuma 699.45
27 Yulian Bogdanov 690.06
28 Patrick Eskandar 683.62
29 Craig Mason 664.66
30 Ren Lin 663.30
31 Pierre Calamusa 652.00
32 Ori Hasson 647.63
33 Ryan Riess 647.23
34 Bart Lybaert 642.86
35 Sean Hegarty 637.43
36 Galen Hall 623.00
37 Jeremy Saderne 618.77
38 Clement Van Driessche 617.47
39 Ryan Laplante 607.34
40 Vicent Bosca Ramon 604.27
41 Gabriel Andrade 593.24
42 Vanessa Kade 588.37
43 Andrew Jeong 585.56
44 Landen Lucas 580.93
45 Michael Liang 578.01
46 Sejin Park 577.17
47 Giovani Torre 575.45
48 Jeffrey Gencarelli 575.04
49 Bin Weng 567.95
50 Pedro Madeira 562.49
51 Brian Altman 556.65
52 Ari Mezrich 555.13
53 Steven Rivero 553.13
54 Ivan Zufic 551.17
55 James Poper 549.07
56 Mike Shin 548.62
57 Jesse Lonis 544.20
58 Jeremy Malod 543.04
59 Brett Apter 540.18
60 Jake Daniels 536.20
61 Mark Liedtke 535.50
62 Manuel Ruivo 531.99
63 Thomas Zanot 530.23
64 Daniel Zack 528.37
65 Sonny Franco 527.89
66 Everett Carlton 523.45
67 Darren Rabinowitz 523.18
68 Mark Smith 522.91
69 Atanas Pavlov 520.76
70 Adrian Mateos 520.20
71 Gabor Szabo 518.95
72 Kyle Chang 517.94
73 Nicholas Zautra 516.33
74 Joao Vieira 515.90
75 Antonio Modacure 514.11
76 Tsz Shing 510.59
77 Sasa Ikac 510.15
78 Young Sik Eum 509.45
79 Liran Betito 508.69
80 Joe Kuether 508.09
81 David Lolis 507.59
82 Giuliano Lentini 506.69
83 Tzur Levy 502.80
84 Daniel Negreanu 500.19
85 Chrishan Sivasundaram 499.61
86 Jared Ambler 489.93
87 Ryan Pedigo 488.73
88 Hannes Jeschka 487.41
89 Nitis Udornpim 486.43
90 Ryan D'Angelo 486.20
91 Kyle Cartwright 486.20
92 John Fagg 486.20
93 Francois Pirault 486.20
94 Aleks Dimitrov 486.20
95 Joshua Heinzl 485.19
96 Adrian Buckley 483.54
97 Arie Kliper 481.65
98 Nicholas Howard 481.65
99 Matthew Wantman 480.57
100 Ignacio Moron 479.20
*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
Earnings
2019
2
6
13
$743,377
2018
2
5
20
$2,534,511
2017
1
4
23
$428,423
2016
2
4
11
$960,424
2015
1
3
8
$1,766,796
2014
3
5
10
$878,993
2013
2
4
10
$2,214,304
2012
2
2
4
$9,755,180
2011
1
4
5
$5,352,970
2010
2
3
6
$1,255,314
2009
3
4
6
$807,521
2008
1
3
5
$1,348,528
2007
2
3
3
$416,829
2006
2
4
4
$1,467,852
2005
1
4
5
$1,006,935
2004
1
5
6
$346,280