Dario Minieri

Dario Minieri played at the World Series of Poker main event but did not make it past Day 1C disappointing hundreds of his fans all over the US and Italy. Minieri put up quite a struggle at the event but could not hold on to his chips and was eventually sent home along with several other reputed poker players. This WSOP event appears to have been very hard on many poker players including Minieri, on account of the large player traffic it has attracted. The 2010 WSOP has been reported to be the second largest main event in poker history.

Dario Minieri is a 26 year old whiz kid of poker who uses the nickname "Supernova" or "Dariominieri" when he plays online. Minieri has finished four times in the WSOP money and has one WSOP bracelet to his credit. It must also be noted that this Italian poker player was only 23 when he won the World Series of Poker in 2008 and took home $528,418 in a $2500 No Limit Hold'em game. To win this bracelet Dario Minieri had to defeat Seth Fischer along with 1012 other poker players.

His current earnings amount to $1,433,527 and he is the fourth best Italian poker player in the world. Dario Minieri is also known for his online games and is a very avid online poker player. He is the only poker player to have accumulated so many frequent player points at Pokerstars that he was able to buy a Porsche with it.

Dario Minieri has also participated in many European Poker Tours, of which he came in at third place in the 2006 event taking in $159,763 and defeating Mercier. He came in the money in yet another EPT event in 2008 when he took in $153,619 in a third place finish again.

Despite his young age, Minieri is one of the top ranking European poker players and is best known for his skills in playing high-stakes games. Minieri has won many high stakes events and no limit tournaments as well as a few freeze outs.

Dario began playing online games like Magic when he was 13 and entered many cyber game competitions. His interest turned to poker when he was introduced to sit and goes at which Minieri found he had great skills. Minieri has also featured on television in the show High Stakes Poker on GSN.

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