2016 was, for most of the past 8 months, the year of Fedor Holz.
Looking back over 2016, there were a lot of awesome moments in poker.
In the old school days of poker, winning $1 million in live tournaments in a year would make you a legend of the game.
The great thing about poker is that, given the right set of circumstances, anyone can win big.
PokerStars Team Pro Daniel Negreanu is the current #1 atop Poker's All-Time Money List with $32.61 million in earnings.
While some argue that poker is life, smart poker players know that poker is just one aspect of it.
Poker Hall of Famer Erik Seidel won nearly $550k this weekend in Aria High Roller events and is approaching $5 million in earnings for 2016.
Phil Ivey's bankroll may take a massive hit soon.
Las Vegas-based gambler Qui Nguyen played in his first ever Main Event this year. It worked out pretty well for him.
British lawyer William Kassouf has become a poker TV superstar in recent weeks due to his antics at the 2016 World Series of Poker.