Doyle Brunson

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Doyle Brunson

Doyle F. Brunson[1] (born August 10, 1933) is an American poker player from the U.S. state of Texas.[2] He is sometimes called by his nickname, Dolly.[3] He was active as a child. He played basketball for a short time but while in a factory he by mistake broke his leg. Then he chose to play poker. In 1976 he won the Main Event of the World Series of Poker. His winning hand was a ten and a two. In 1977 he won the Main Event again with the same hand and in 1980 he took second place at Main Event. He now has ten World Series of Poker bracelets[4] and holds one World Poker Tour title.

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  1. "F.E.C. Image". Federal Election Commission. 2007-11-28. Retrieved 2008-08-24. 
  2. Bernstein, Ryan (2008). "Doyle Brunson: Poker's Ace is Poker's King". hofmag.com. Retrieved 6 April 2011. 
  3. "Doyle Brunson | Best Poker Moments". bestpokermoments.com. 2011 [last update]. Retrieved 6 April 2011.  Check date values in: |date= (help)
  4. "Doyle Brunson Beats Cancer Again : Poker News : Poker". betting.betfair.com. 1 March 2011. Retrieved 6 April 2011.