Lukasz Dumanski – Poker Player
• Name: Lukasz Dumanski
• Current Residence: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Lukasz Dumanski, grows within academic relatives with a predilection for sports of chance.
At early age, and encouraged by his father, Lukas competitive nature was stimulated.
However, in his early years, Lukasz was not only most interested in poker, however chess.
He dropped the fact of working in the same domain as his academic profession, after graduating from high school; he later on took the decision of following the gambling business and started competing in New York, where he got his first drop a line to the underground planet of gambling: chess, bridge, backgammon and, poker of course.
It doesn’t take instance to attain the Big Apple that he revealed a backroom card competition at one of his preferred clubs.
Roughly, right away, playing chess took a backseat to playing poker full time.
As so numerous competitors who are at the moment flourishing, Luckasz was a constant loser in his early first years at the table. It took time and money prior to receiving his night by night buy-in running everyday jobs for the other performers at the club.
For Lukasz, may be the most significant time was the period he depleted at the famous Mayfair Club in New York.
Alongside to a slide of poker enormous as Dan Harrington, Erik Seidel and Steve Zolotow, Luckasz exhausted a large deal of time mounting an sympathizing the details of the competition.
It was nearly at that moments that No-Limit Hold’em appears in New York. The assembly was captivated with the new competition that has lately become the famous version of poker worldwide.
Luckasz began the tutor of Annie Duke on the competition’s better points throughout his days playing and investigating poker in New York.
It doesn’t take lengthy before he learns all he could from the Professor Luckasz and became an authority in his personal right, constantly, with Luckasz’s help and a lot of practice.
Luckasz’s second sister, still not a poker superstar, has gained disrepute as a writer.
Arbitrating by the reality that she has published a group of poems as well as a documentation about his life increasing up in a family of gamblers, he appears able to run in the poker world.
Luckasz shift to Vegas in 1993 and started his poker career in earnest, after playing and allocating approaches with some of the world most excellent at the Mayfair Club for most of the 1980s.
Luckas rapidly customize himself as one of the chief competitors in the competition Playing cash tables in addition of big buy-in No-Limit Hold’em pokercompetitions.
Luckasz has become a contest in the poker world. A complete associate of Team Full Tilt, division of the notorious “Corporation” that played Texas banker Andy Beal for the top wagers in poker history, and an authority on scheme with various instructional videos, Luckasz has deserved his reputation.
Famed and familiar for his cool and scheme, Luckasz has played a fraction in more than a little celebrated poker legend.
Luckasz, a vegetarian from the moment of receiving gastric bypass surgery to fight against his heaviness problem, was once wage $10,000 by David Grey that he wouldn’t eat meat.
Sitting at a table in the elevated-bets room at Bellagio, Luckasz structured and consumed a cheeseburger, obliging Grey to cough up the ten huge.
At that moment, Luckasz was peaking the stages at over three hundred pounds while the six-foot-seven stone evaluated in at less than two hundred.
This was a bet that Luckasz was intended to lose though as his weight loss labors splashed and germ at the moment lost weight in his hard work to mass up.
Luckasz has a penchant for the poker gaming that is huge even measure up to that of other lifelong entertainers.
Luckasz is an important element of Full Tilt Poker and, actually, one of the cleverest observers working. The Professor persists to thrive in play-offs while his moments are mainly conquered by his donations with more than a few poker activities away from the felt.
Actually, Luckasz lives in Las Vegas with his wife, his son and three dogs.
• 2007 World Series of Poker bracelet winner