Young Phan – Poker Player
• Name: Young Phan
• Current Residence: Irvine, Calif.
• Birth Date: 1958
• Birth Place: Nha Trang, Vietnam
Young Phan came to the U.S. from Vietnam under hardship conditions.
In Southern California, he go to school twelve hours per day in order to learn well English. Successful in academia, he premeditated at UCLA and graduated from California Polytechnic in San Luis Obispo.
Young Phan came to the United States in 1984 after being born in vietnam and survived the consequences of the tragedy of the war in his native country.
Nevertheless, Young Phan, had known the gambling experience, before moving to the United States.
Here, he discovers the way to enter to casinos in Los Angeles at the time of his years at Hollywood High School.
Young Phan began poker at Commerce, El Dorado and Normandy and he benefits from his gambling time with his friends in home games.
Young Phan went straight after to the casinos, and he was able to collect money there.
Young Phan was punctually recognized by everyone there.
However, no one was upset that he was under 21.
Young Phan doesn’t believe that arithmetical mind is essential to win in poker gaming, contrary to the rule. He says: ” There’s always enough ways to win”.
Commerce in L.A, was Young Phan favorite casino.
Absolutely, he doesn’t at all mind tolerating comparatively inexpert participants misplace to him at its tables.
By looking at other pros in action, Young Phan has provided excellent experience, monitoring both what they do right and what they do wrong.
“That is the achievement clarification,” in his belief. He believes an apprentice should do more of it also.
He says: “These Guys love to gamble however they just don’t have any talent. They’re at the table to succeed; however they don’t realize they’re not fine enough to come first.
They thrust all-in, and they attempt to bluff me, wishing for to steal the pan.
However, I don’t care if they want to throw away their chips. People do mistakes so I obtain more poker chips.
Young Phan admit that he can be somewhat out of control, and yet in 2003 he participate at 50 final tables and benefit the first place in the WPT play-offs at the Bicycle Club in Los Angeles.
Young Phan is ultra-persuaded in his poker tactics and talents; when asked if the fast action at his Bicycle win was a consequence of the moderately humble amount of cash left after the majority had been cut at the outset, he opined that the authentic cause was “I’m the finest and I can shove everybody around.”
As a result of his training three friends who went on to triumph at an L.A. Poker Classic, Chris has been reputated.
Young Phan says, “Everybody welcomed the way I play because, I never get distressed at the table.
“I’m welcoming with all”. If I win or lose a huge pan I’ll have the same attitude.
• California Polytechnic holder
• Vice supervisor at the Bicycle Casino