Poker biographies intend to provide not only news and statistics on a player’s performance but also provide some background information about their personal life, how they started their career and basically about the kind of players they are. Alex Borteh is one professional poker player who has a poker bracelet won during the World Series of Poker event of limit holdem event. He also has much acclaimed finishes at the final table of two WSOP events and has won cash prizes from several such events of the WSOP.
Borteh is a professional player who is hooked on to limit holdem as he plays it with passion. Agraduate from Ohio, he began his career by playing at the 2001 World Championship of Magic. His earnings from playing live tournaments in poker sum up to $320,000. His card tricks and dealing of cards is mesmerizing. He has started playing magic since his teenage years and gradually elevated to the professional circuit of poker. His transformation from magic to poker was extremely weird; he was inspired to play the game of cards with his fellow players after his 2nd place finish at the Magic gathering.
Borteh actively took to online poker and started playing it with deftness. He started playing poker simultaneously with his studies, and kind of balanced both with ease. He started earning considerable amount of money playing online poker and after he attained his degree he started playing poker professionally. He plays limit holdem confidently and doesn’t prefer playing no limit holdem. He prefers to play limit holdem games in online poker and earns a lot of money from playing it.
He was rewarded for his confidence with the gold bracelet win in the WSOP event of $3000 limit holdem and also earned a $200,000 cash prize along with the bracelet win. His WSOP win was miraculous as he participated in the event prior to that and finished at final tables. He showed to his followers that there is no dearth of his talent and skills to display. It is unbelievable that a young fellow at the age of 24 have achieved so much won a poker bracelet at the famed WSOP event and his skills in online poker is ever increasing and shining.
Poker holds many surprises. Some players survive, and some just wither away with time. It seems that Borteh is not a loser, he is a fighter and he has miles to go and discover and unravel many undiscovered areas in poker. After all it is just the beginning for him and he is climbing the ladder quite fast, and seems to be coping well.