Jason Mercier continues GPI 300 dominance

Poker professionals are equally interested about status and revenue, so the ones who dominate GPI jason_mercier_ept9_prague_hr_day2300 stand out from the crowd.

This is one of the toughest competitions and all those who participate in online tournaments have a chance at making it to the top of the food chain.

The Global Poker Index has proudly release the names of the players who dominated the games in August and data has also surfers regarding the ones leading the GPI player of the year race.

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Anthony Zinno is currently the one who has a significant advantage over the pack, with Connor Drinan but the next in line have what it takes to overtake both of them. This is the top 10 of the celebrated 2015 GPI Player of the Year race:

Rank Player GPI Score
1 Anthony Zinno 4192.90
2 Connor Drinan 3771.11
3 Scott Seiver 3610.29
4 Byron Kaverman 3510.55
5 Dzmitry Urbanovich 3380.69
6 Stephen Chidwick 3352.70
7 Dominick Nitsche 3300.81
8 Erik Seidel 3286.10
9 Nicholas Petrangelo 3277.39
10 Paul Volpe 3274.50

The players that recently entered top 10 are the winners of some recent events that concluded in August, but even more important competitions are scheduled for autumn. Now that the World Series of Poker is in recess, many poker professionals are focusing on competitions held over the Internet. Highroller event act as catalysts for those who hope to improve their position in this hierarchy and there is no shortage of poker pros who can afford to pay the staggering buy ins out-of-pocket.

Anthony Zinno is also featuring in the GPI 300 top 10 and he is within striking distance of leader Jason Mercier, who continues to dominate the list. This is the fourth straight week that he leads the competition but his advantage has been reduced to only 22 points. Anything can happen and if the runner-up make the final table of the next big tournament, he is very likely to overtake the leader.

Several other poker pros made the top 10 with the difference between the leader and the last one being of just 500 points:

GPI 300 top 10

Rank Player GPI Score
1 Jason Mercier 4043.95
2 Anthony Zinno 4021.32
3 Byron Kaverman 3987.89
4 Scott Seiver 3901.43
5 Stephen Chidwick 3748.14
6 Dan Smith 3710.76
7 Bryn Kenney 3648.60
8 Dominik Nitsche 3573.80
9 Paul Volpe 3547.33
10 Dario Sammartino 3520.35

 

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