Cascarino Nikhil Persaud buoys on online poker tournaments for his winnings

The advent of poker online though facing resistance in certain jurisdictions in the world today is a shot in the arms of tenacious players. Online tournaments have enabled players to climb up the ladder of eminence, increase their bankroll amounts and horn their skills with versatility.

His participation is robustly felt in the Ladbrokes Poker while he plays online under the screen name “reraiseallin”. Persaud has appeared in numerous television events, including the Late Night Poker. This has seen him become a major participant in the poker industry to advance the game even further. His skills online have seen him get sponsorship from the Black Belt Poker as a Brown Belt. Nevertheless, he has not been as vibrant in live events albeit his few events boast enviable performance.

His most commendable feat online came across his career path in 2006 winning his heat as well as the semi final in the European Open III, Maidstone prior to emerging 5th in the final to wring out $25,000. Sail through to the final table; he incredibly ousted renowned pros like Ian Frazer alongside Thomas Bihl. In 2009, he cashed in the WSOP Main Event placing 549th to get $23,196 while making the money in 2005. His recent winning was at the 2010 London Grosvenor World Heads-Up Poker Championship where he ousted strong figures like Victoria Coren, Toby Lewis and Leon Louis. Online he has won various events at the Black Belt Poker, William Hill Poker and the PokerStars.com where he has siphoned off plethora cash in earnings.

Based in London, Persaud is among the English whiz poker players who have left a mark at the global levels. His resume is an admirable piece though it lacks a wide array of covered events but he has made above $400,000 in live tournaments.