Tom Dwan came to prominence as a star of online poker, with millions of dollars in winnings to his name. His graduation to the TV poker circuit saw him reach global notoriety, famed in part for his particular approach to the game.
Unlike most taught poker players, Dwan didn’t play with a tight-aggressive approach. Far from a shrinking violet, Tom Dwan has a reputation for playing wild and loose, leading to much more volatile wins and losses. This, coupled with his keen understanding of poker fundamentals, made him an unpredictable, difficult opponent to play against.