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Top 2010 Poker Player Stories – #29 Jose "Nacho" Barbero

December 3rd, 2010 No comments
Jose Nacho Barbero

Jose "Nacho" Barbero was the winner of Back-to-Back LAPT Titles in 2010

Poker is a global game.  While so many people are focused on the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas once a year, or the World Poker Tour stops that take place each season, and some American’s pay some interest in the European Poker Tour, there are still a lot of other tournament circuits out there.  This year, the Latin American Poker Tour created somewhat of a poker legend out of their one of their own in Jose Barbero.

The man they call “Nacho” had a monster year that went unnoticed by so many.  But a recent look at the Bluff Magazine 2010 Poker Player of the Year rankings has Barbero currently ranked 9th on the year, and with a few more tournaments still yet to play, he could make a further run up that list.  Especially if he continues to play the way that he has this year. Read more…