World Poker Tour
World Texas Hold'em Poker Tour Title(s) None Final table(s) 1 Money finish(es) 2 European Texas Hold'em Poker Tour Title(s) None Final table(s) None Money finish(es) 2 Information accurate as of 17 September 2010.
Christopher Bryan Moneymaker
Christopher Bryan Moneymaker (born November 21, 1975, in Atlanta, Georgia) is an American online hold'em poker player who won the main event at the 2003 World Series of Online Hold'em Poker (WSOP). His 2003 win is said to have "revolutionized poker" because he was the "first person to become a world champion by qualifying" at an online online hold'em poker site. This has been referred to in the press as the "Moneymaker Effect." Personal lifeMoneymaker's ancestors made silver and gold coins and chose the name "Moneymaker" as a modification of their German last name: "Nurmacher."