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- Also known as "Miami" John Cernuto, he is a long time pro poker player who holds WSOP titles in Seven Card Stud Split, No Limit Hold'em and Limit Omaha.
|Year||Tournament||(US$) Prize Won|
|1996||$1,500 Seven Card Stud Split||$147,000|
|1997||$2,000 No Limit Hold'em||$259,150|
|2002||$1,500 Limit Omaha||$73,320|
"Miami" John Cernuto was born in Jersey City, New Jersey and currently lives in Las Vegas, Nevada. Cernuto graduated from Florida State University and worked as an air traffic controller. When Roland Reagan fired the air traffic controllers in 1981, Cernuto turned to poker for his profession. He has three WSOP bracelets to his name and an impressive 45 money finishes in WSOP history.
Cernuto is a sponsored pro at Full Tilt Poker.