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Before his lightning rise to the top of the poker world, antonio esfandiari was a professional magician, and turned 12hour days of practice into a thriving professional career. The game was absolutely booming, as evidenced by the turnout for the 2006 world series of poker main event. Pro poker player profiles antonio esfandiari pokerzone. Antonio esfandiari, jamie gold take it back to 2006. The magician has also made quite a few tv appearances, and made a fortune off sponsorship deals in the.
He graduated from tehran university of medical sciences, faculty of medicine in 1981 and specializes in internal medicine. Esfandiari continued to work as a waiter and a magician until, in 2000, a friend gave him the book winning lowlimit holdemby lee jones conjelco, 2000. Antonio esfandiari shrugs off alltime tournament earnings title. Antonio esfandiari says he will fight kevin hart in boxing match for. Classic, which automatically got them really interested in me. Esfandiari, iran ali esfandiari, known as nima yooshij. Antonio esfandiari is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics. Engaging and funny, rife with anecdotes and advice, the book defangs a.
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