How online poker conquered the world

General September 17, 2018 6:35 am

In those days, gambler Chris Moneymaker – yes, that’s his real name – got qualified for the World Series of Poker (WSOP) through an online casino. He entered an online casino with 39 dollars and began to play poker. From there on, he made it to the final table at the WSOP in Las Vegas, won the main event and the top prize of 2.5 million dollars.

From nobody to poker millionaire

His story has inspired millions of poker enthusiasts to try their luck in online casinos. All around the world, people wanted to play online poker now. This movement got a name: "Moneymaker Effect". Inspired by the history of a nobody who beat hundreds of world-class players and became a millionaire, poker enthusiasts from all over the world began to play online poker, perhaps thinking: "If a guy like Chris Moneymaker can be successful, I can get a millionaire as well!"

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