Allen Cunningham

Allen CunninghamAllen Cunningham is a professional poker player. He was born on 28 March 1977. Like other big players Allen followed his studies at a big university in USA (UCLA), and later to leave university and follow his vocation for poker.

In 2005 Allen won the ESPN/Toyota Player of the year title, and he was voted by other poker players The Best All Around Player under 35.

One of the most important winnings for Allen Cunningham was in 2006 at the World Series Of Poker, when he finished 4th place and took home $3.628.513.

In 2007 Allen won $300.000 Mega Match from the Poker After Dark event, and in December 2007 he won the Main Event of National Poker League Vegas Open Championship, after beating David Singer, getting $325.000 for his efforts.

In May 2008 , Allen Cunningham won an event at WSOP Circuit from Caesars Palace winning $499.162.

Since now, his winnings are over 10 million dollars, this income putting him on the 5th place on the top players with the biggest winnings from poker after Jamie Gold, Joseph Hachem, Daniel Negreanu and Phil Hellmuth. He won many WSOP bracelets and many other live and online tournaments.