Mike Sexton

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  1. An old-school poker player and the co-host of the World Poker Tour along with Vince Van Patten.


Some of Mike Sexton's accomplishments in a poker career that spans several decades:

  • Garnering the first-known sponsorship in poker.
  • Getting backed by Stu Ungar.
  • Being the face of Party Poker.
  • Being the co-host for the WPT.

He's a Writer...

You can also find Mike writing articles about poker for sites like Poker News Daily. Check them out in the "Guest Columnist" section of the website.

Tournament Accomplishments

Mike won the 2006 World Series of Poker Tournament of Champions for $1,000,000. He defeated Daniel Negreanu heads up.

Mike won his only WSOP bracelet back in 1989 in a $1500 Stud Hi Lo event. Other top poker players at that final table included Men "The Master" Nguyen, who finished 4th.