Daniel Negreanu was born in Toronto, Canada in 1974 and was learning to play poker at 15. He moved to Las Vegas when he was 21 years old and when he built up his bankroll. It didn´t went that well for Daniel and he had to move back to Toronto, Canada to rebuild his bankroll.
In 1997 Daniel Negreanu won 2 events at World Poker finals. He was also named the best all around player. His winning here was $55,064.
The year after he was the youngest player to win a bracelet in World Series of Poker, when he won the $2000 Pot Limit event. In the years to come he won 2 World Poker Tour events and 3 more bracelets in WSOP. He was very successfull in many tournaments. When the Wynn Casino opened in Las Vegas they took Daniel Negreanu as their Poker ambassador. But this lasted not very long, and in 2007 Daniel Negreanu signed with PokerStars. Now he is in Team Pokerstars with other poker pros like Chis Moneymaker, Joe Hachem and many more big poker names. At the Card Players Magazine´s Player of the year award he was named the Favorite Poker Player, this was in 2006.
Daniel Negreanu have total 4 bracelets in WSOP and have made över $10 millions in tournament winnings.
His favorite hockey team is, ofcourse, Toronto Maple Leafs, and you can often see him wear Toronto match jersey.