Pokerous Releases New Infograph on Online Poker Payouts

Online Poker Payouts
The infograph gives shout outs to the top three online single-event winnings, as well as the top online poker earners.

If you’ve ever wondered whether or not you could be successful at online poker, Pokerous has some good news, there are several players around the world that have earned upwards of a two million dollars, and many more that have earned six figures, just by playing online poker with their skills.

Pokerous released a new infographic showing that there are an estimated 100 million poker players across the world. The 2010 World Championship of Online Poker had a Prize Pool of over $12 million dollars. The first place prize, a total of $2,278,097, was awarded to Tyson Marks. 

The 2011 Pokerstars 5h Anniversary Sunday Million has a prize pool of over $11 million, and Luke Vrabel came out on top with winnings of over $671 thousand. The 2008 World Championship of Online Poker also had one of the highest prize pools, with $10.9 million at stake. Yevgeniy Timoshenko was the winner during that tournament, and came out with $671 thousand.

The top six online poker earners all have earned over $17 million in their tournaments. Antionio Esfandiari has the highest earnings so far, with over $25,578 million won to date. Erik Seidal, at over 21 million, comes in second.

PokerStars is the most trafficked online poker site in the world, with an average of 20,800 poker players at any time. Full Tilt Poker, iPoker, 888Poker and PartyPoker are all other popular poker sites.

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