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PocketFives 50 Greatest Players in WSOP History

In May 2019, the staff of PocketFives.com voted for the Top 50 players in WSOP history, based on their success and their impact on the game. The results were presented ten at a time from #50 to #11, then one at a time down to #1.

PocketFives 50 Greatest WSOP Players

RankPlayer
1Phil Hellmuth
2Doyle Brunson
3Stu Ungar
4Phil Ivey
5Johnny Chan
6Daniel Negreanu
7Erik Seidel
8Chris Ferguson
9Michael Mizrachi
10Jason Mercier
11Scotty Nguyen
12Allen Cunningham
13Billy Baxter
14John Juanda
15Mike Matusow
16Johnny Moss
17John Hennigan
18Joe Cada
19T.J. Cloutier
20Men Nguyen
21Ted Forrest
22Jeff Lisandro
23Barbara Enright
24David Chiu
25Chris Moneymaker
26Daniel Alaei
27Shaun Deeb
28Berry Johnston
29Huck Seed
30Barry Greenstein
31Antonio Esfandiari
32Jeff Madsen
33Brian Rast
34Layne Flack
35Dan Harrington
36Jonathan Duhamel
37Sammy Farha
38Chris Bjorin
39Chip Reese
40Jay Heimowitz
41Dewey Tomko
42Robert Mizrachi
43Paul Volpe
44John Monnette
45John Racener
46Vanessa Selbst
47Max Pescatori
48Amarillo Slim Preston
49Mickey Appleman
50Eli Elezra

The PocketFives list differs significantly from the unordered WSOP Fifty Gala Honorees.