Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) January 25, 2008
Poker player Jon "Pearljammer" Turner has been crowned the 2007 Internet Poker Rankings Player of the Year. To achieve this, Pearljammer beat out the best of the internet poker world in a tight race that came down to the wire. The top 10 finishers is a virtual who's who of internet poker pros.
The 2007 Internet Poker Rankings Top 10 Final Standings are as follows:
8. phat_cat (the 2006 winner)
Jon "Pearljammer" Turner is well-known for his online prowess, but he actually got his start playing live games in Raleigh, NC and then later in Las Vegas. He took home the crown in 2007 after finishing 3rd in 2006. Over the last couple of years, Pearljammer has amassed an impressive online resume, with over 100 wins, 600 final tables, and close to $2 million in cashes. He recently posted his biggest cash taking home $100K for second place in the PokerStars million. Jon recently signed a sponsorship deal with Full Tilt Poker and a poker book deal with Dimat Enterprises, Inc., focusing on no-limit tournament strategy.
The 2008 Internet Poker Rankings Player of the Year Race will be a dual-race hosted, once again, by http://www.InternetPokerRankings.com . Player from around the world can play in either the International Race with tournament times more conducive to Europe, or the US Race which bring them much of the same great tournaments that the IPOY is known for. You can do both if you like! Monthly winners will also be tracked and the overall winner will be crowned at the end of 2008.
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About Dimat Online, Inc.
Dimat Online, Inc. specializes in poker strategy and content and was founded in 2003 by poker pro and author, Matthew Hilger. Dimat operates multiple popular poker related websites focusing on poker tournament player rankings, poker blogs, and a Texas Holdem strategy / community, (http://www.InternetTexasHoldem.com ) aka "ITH". ITH is also the home of the original Free Poker Gift Offer. By using the ITH Poker Stars bonus or Party Poker bonus code, players receive free gifts such as poker books and chipsets with internet poker room signups.
In addition, Hilger operates a publishing business, Dimat Enterprises, Inc., which has released three best-selling poker books, Internet Texas Hold'em, Texas Hold'em Odds and Probabilities, and The Poker Mindset. Next year Hilger will be publishing three new books on no-limit tournament strategy written by three of the top poker players in the world, Eric "Rizen" Lynch, Jon "Pearljammer" Turner, and Jon "Apestyles" Van Fleet.