Johnny Chan Biography
Johnny Chan has won nine World Series of Poker titles-tied for the most ever with Doyle Brunson. He shot to fame in the late 1980s, winning the main championship event of the World Series of Poker in 1987 and 1988 and almost winning an unprecedented third consecutive title in 1989, but finished in 2nd place to Phil Hellmuth. Chan, who was showcased in the movie, Rounders, which was loosely based on his life, is considered one of the all-time great legends of the game. He was inducted into the Poker Hall of Fame in 2002.
Mark Karowe is expert card player who has teamed up with Chan to write for a number of publications. He is also co-author of the self-published “Play Poker Like Johnny Chan-Book One: Casino Poker.
Million Dollar Hold’em
Learn how to win money at limit hold’em, pokers most popular cash game. You’ll get a rare opportunity to get into the mind of the man who has won 10 World Series titles tied for the most with Doyle Brunson as the authors pick out illustrative hands and show how they think their way through the bets and the bluffs. No book so thoroughly details the thought process of how a hand should be played, how it could have been played, and the best way to consistently win.