Hendon Mob

word type: sobriquet

  1. A group of friends who banded together at the turn of the century and created perhaps the first and most recognizable marketing entity in modern poker.

Members and Concept

"The idea was to make it like a rock 'n roll band," explained Ross Boatman, who forms one quarter of the Hendon Mob, along with brother Barney Boatman, Ram Vaswani and Joe Beevers.

Extra Carricular Activities

The members of the Hendon Mob created an eponymous database for tracking live poker tournaments. They are also sponsored by Full Tilt Poker.