Shannon Shorr – Successful Poker Player of Poker Tournament Circuit

Shannon shorr is a 29 years old professional poker player born on June 7, 1985 in Birmingham, Alabama. Shannon did his schooling in Shades valley high school. He was to a basket ball player. During his school life he got introduced with poker by some friends in 2003. It seemed so attractive to a teenage boy that he started playing house games with few dollars. Then he switched to online playing and lost several thousand dollars as a college student. Once he met Jonathan little who became his mentor later, and he talked with him.

After taking his guidance the teenager travelled to the live poker tour in Melbourne in Crown Australian poker championship in 2006 where he finished at 4th position and won approx. $2,000,00. When he was just twenty-one years old, He got noticed there due to his charismatic poker skills, but that was his first live poker tour because that was the minimum legal age for gambling.

On Aug, 2006 Bellagio cup II, Las Vegas he finished his first final table and won $960,690. This was his best live cash. Again he finished the final table on Dec 2006 in Fifth annual five Diamond world poker classic, Las Vegas for the cash of $15,600. On Dec 2007 in Doyle Brunson Five star world poker classic, Las Vegas he finished at 3rd position and won $102,295. On July 2008 in Bellagio cup IV, Las Vegas he finished at first and won $247,555. On April 2009, WPT he finished at 5th place and achieved $408,505. On Oct 2010 in WSOP circuit, Hammond, he finished at 6th place and won $100,151.

He last played on Aug 2014 in Estrellas poker tour, Barcelona where he finished at first for $149,474. His total live earning exceed beyond $5,780,403 along with 185 cashes and 11 titles. His GPI rank is 39th and pocket five online ranking is 143rd. his all time money list rank is 143rd. he don’t like to discuss the strategy on poker tables. A big fan of Anna kournikova is focused on chasing WSOP Gold bracelet and WPT, EPT titles