Name: Allen Cunningham
Location: Las Vegas, NV, United States
Total Winnings: $9,923,700
First Place Finishes: 17
WSOP Bracelets: 5
ProRank 1 Position: 6
Marital Status: Girlfriend: Melissa Hayden
Children: A dog named: Muffin
Started Playing Poker: At 18 in Indian casinos.
Allen Cunnigham is one of the most famous professional poker players worldwide.He was born on March 28 1977. Like other great poker players, Allen studied at a large university, namely the United States by UCLA but studieshe left studies aside and started a career in poker ..Allen Cunningham is part of the generation of players who have revolutionized poker by ambition and talent, along with Phil Ivey, Daniel Negreanu and John Juanda.
Although less popular than his colleagues, Allen Cunningham is a great player who has managed some incredible performances. Cunningham won four WSOP bracelets in 2001, the event's Seven Card Stud in 2002, Deuce-to-Seven lowball, 2005 No Limit Texas Hold'em and No Limit Texas Hold'em championship in 2006.Allen Cunnigham has learned a lot by reading poker strategy books, noting construed as poker players and only then developed its own strategy game. One of the youngest veterans of professional poker circuit Allen is complex, calculated, unpredictable, coming in action when you expect.An analytical player, quiet and reserved, Allen is nice and respected by all colleagues.They voted him "Best All Around Player under 35", recognizing the qualities and skills when placed on the table.
The most important success of Allen was in 2006 at the World Series of Poker when he occupied the 4th position and went home with $ 3,628,513.In 2007 Allen won the $ 300,000 tournament Poker After Dark.In December 2007, won the event National Poker League Vegas Open Championship after beating David Singer and won $ 325,000 for his efforts.In May 2008 won a WSOP event at Caesar's Palace with a prize of $ 499.162.
To mention is that he won more WSOP bracelets and many other tournaments both live and online.