Daily Archives: August 3, 2011
Doyle Brunson would be proud. Texas Dolly is of course a member of the Poker Hall of Fame. He used to play poker when it was underground, when people brought guns to the games often held in basements and other shady locales.
Now poker is a mainstream “sport,” televised in national and international markets. The World Series of Poker and World Poker Tour are glamorous (maybe) series where the best poker minds from around the world – and amateurs – compete for purses well in excess of a million bucks.
Here’s a list of the members of the World Series of Poker Poker Hall of Fame. Barbara Enright is the sole female inductee, so far.
For more on each of these poker players, click here.
|1.||Felton “Corky” McCorquodale|
|2.||“Wild Bill” Hickok|
|4.||Nick “The Greek” Dandolos|
|8.||T. “Blondie” Forbes|
|18.||Fred “Sarge” Ferris|
|20.||David “Chip” Reese|
|21.||“Amarillo Slim” Preston|
|23.||Julius Oral “Little Man” Popwell|
|34.||Phil “Poker Brat” Hellmuth|
|36.||Duane “Dewey” Tomko|