Ben Sulsky is an American born poker player. Many consider him to be one of the best heads up players in the world, if not the best. His main foray is in the hands up realm and he has proven to be one of the top players in the world.
His main area of play is online where he goes by the name sauce123 on Poker stars and prtctyaneck on full tilt.
His poker career started in college during a trip to Mexico with some friends. While ion vacation he started reading poker books and chatting on various poker forums. It's what everyone does on vacation right? At least tats what millionaire poker players do.
His return to the states was met with an immediate trip to the online poker sites. His success would be almost instant and he would win his first million in just under a year.
He has become one of the most respected online players ever. His name is heard in almost every poker forum and player the world over look up to him.
He can be seen playing at the highest stakes on both major poker sites. His opponents range from millionaire whales to the likes of Phil Galfond and Illarri Sahamies.
To date, Ben has won over $3.7 million in online cash games alone. This puts him as one of the all-time leaders in poker history. He has almost 500,000 hands registered under his Poker Stars account alone.
His tournament winnings are not so impressive. Granted he only plays them when he gets bored of cash games and sees some value. He has over $200,000 in both online and live winnings. He has 2 cashes at the WSOP for just over $100,000.
His biggest cash came at the 2012 heads up SCOOP event where he was the expected favorite. He lived up to the hype and won the event for $258,000. His other big cash came in the WSOP Heads Up event where he placed 4th in 2013.
While he has to win a major live title, he does a few online wins under his belt including the SCOOP event.
Ben also coaches and makes training videos for various poker training sites around the web.
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