A technical poker player: Mike Matusow

Mike Matusow was born on 30th of April of the year 1968 in Nevada. He has nicknamed as “The Mouth” in the poker world. He is a professional American poker player who is widely famous for his dynamic personality. He got his nickname because of his habit of constant trash talking at the game table. He is persistent in playing poker games and can play continuously for hours, and that too for several days. It is the reason due to which he has sometimes called as “Mike Matusow Blow Up” and “Mike Matusow Melt Down.” He was active in the poker games worldwide till the year 1990.
After his retirement, he started working as a poker dealer and the as an American professional poker consultant. He reached the apex of the poker industry because of his efforts and dedication. He is five times bracelet winner at the World Series of Poker. In the year 2005, he participated in the World Series Poker championship. By the age of eighteen, he started playing video poker regularly at the Maxim Casino due to which he suffered from strain injury in his shoulder and arms.
Mike Matusow won his first bracelet at World Series of Poker main event in the year 1999 when he defeated Alex Brenes and earned a cash prize of $350,000. He secured sixth place at the 2001 poker event along with a cash prize of $10,000. He won his second bracelet in 2002 along with $5,000 in cash prize. In the year 2008, he won his third bracelet at the WSOP $5000 No Limit event. He started playing poker when he was a kid. He used to play at local tournaments where he was not very successful. Scott Nguyen provided financial support to Mike in the form of $333,333 for partial stakes at the 1998 WSOP main event.