Hevad Khan

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  1. A poker professional with over $2.5M in tournament earnings.

Pre-WSOP Fame

Under the handle "RainKhan," Hevad was known for his ability to multitable SnGs, as demonstrated in this video:

The Wrath of Khan

In one of the more successful bids for marketing glory in the history of the WSOP, Khan created a persona in front of the cameras that was alternately garish and outlandish.

Then, a year later, he disavowed the persona, admitting it was a ploy for fame and a way of releasing frustration that had built up from grinding SnGs.

Here are some highlights from the 2007 WSOP: