Allen Cunningham poker player profile

A l Allen Cunningham is a US poker professional and part of the Full Tilt Poker team. Holder of 5 WSOP bracelets, most recently in the 2007 World Championship pot limit hold’em event, winning a cool $487,000. Allen was recently voted best overall poker player under 35 years old by his fellow professional poker colleagues.

Allen Cunningham dropped out of college to pursue his interest and love of poker. His fortunes as a respected professional were boosted during the 2001 WSOP where Allen made the money in five separate tournaments.

Allen’s biggest poker tournament prize came in the 2006 WSOP where Allen collected a tidy $3.6m for his forth place finish, taking his total poker tournament earnings total to in excess of $6,000,000.

Cunningham’s significant other is fellow poker professional Melissa Hayden with whom he travels the tournament circuit.

Cunningham can also be found playing online poker at Full Tilt, as Allen says: "Full Tilt Poker's wide variety of games and tournaments provide something for everyone."


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