Event 55: $1,000,000 Big One for One Drop

Tom Dwan — Professional Poker Player

Tom Dwan

Known as one of the toughest professional poker players in the world, Tom Dwan currently resides in Las Vegas, Nevada. At only 25 years of age, Dwan has participated in some of the highest buy-in tournaments and cash games in the world.

Most commonly known in the poker community by his online handle “durrrr,” Dwan attended Boston University before deciding to pursue poker professionally. Since then, he has played numerous live poker tournaments and cash games, including the Million Dollar Cash Game and the National Heads-Up Poker Championship. With tournament earnings exceeding $2,000,000, Dwan has proven he is one to be reckoned with at the poker table.

Biggest Cash: 2010, 2nd-place finish in WSOP $1,500 No-Limit Hold’em Event — $381,885

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