Dewey Tomko Net Worth is$15 Million
VN:F [1.9.22_1171]
deserves the money?
Rating: 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)
VN:F [1.9.22_1171]
Would you date ?
Rating: 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)
Date of Birth: Dec 31, 1946
Nicknames: Duane Tomko
Country: United States of America
Dewey Tomko is a professional poker player with a net worth of $15 million. Dewey Tomko made his net worth through his years as a professional poker player. He was born in Glassport, Pennsylvania.
Duane "Dewey" Tomko (born December 31, 1946 in Glassport, Pennsylvania) is an American former kindergarten teacher turned professional poker player, based in Winter Haven, Florida.
Tomko is chiefly noted as the runner-up in the World Series of Poker (WSOP) $10,000 no limit Texas hold'em main event in both 1982 (to Jack Straus) and 2001 (to Carlos Mortensen.) Besides his success in the main event, Tomko has won three WSOP bracelets, all in different variations of poker, in addition to various other tournament wins throughout his career.
Tomko was born and raised in Glassport, PA., a suburb of Pittsburgh. He began playing poker profitably as a 16-year-old in Pittsburgh pool halls which allowed him to finance his education.
He worked as a kindergarten teacher for several years, but often played poker through the night. After Tomko realised that poker was more profitable than his job, he invested a sum of his winnings into businesses while choosing to play poker full-time and leaving his full time job.
Tomko won his first WSOP bracelet in 1979 in the $1,000 No Limit Hold'em event. He defeated Duanne Hammrich heads-up to win the title and $48,000 cash prize.
At the 1984 WSOP, Dewey won two bracelets. First he won the $10,000 Deuce to Seven Draw event. The next day he went back-to-back, winning the $5,000 Pot Limit Omaha with re-buys event.
In addition to his WSOP success, Tomko has made two World Poker Tour (WPT) final tables. He finished runner-up in the 2003 Five Diamond World Poker Classic ($552,853) and in fourth place in the Costa Rica Classic ($14,650.)
Tomko has played every WSOP Main Event since 1974 which is currently the longest active streak.
Tomko took third place in the 2005 WSOP Deuce-to-seven lowball event worth $138,160. He also made the final table of the first WSOP $50,000 buy-in H.O.R.S.E. tournament in 2006 which featured some of the best tournament and cash game poker players in the world. He finished in 7th place earning a $3

Dewey Tomko Net Worth, 5.0 out of 5 based on 1 rating

Dewey Tomko Latest News

Glassport High School classmates reunite

“So this is a great event to have. I hope they continue to build on it.” Dewey Tomko, Class of 1964, is perhaps one of the most famous grads of the school. A professional poker player who has competed in the World Series of Poker since 1974 and was ...
Posted: August 16, 2013, 5:31 pm

Dewey Tomko: Rambling Gambling Man

Hall of Fame Poker Player Dewey Tomko, possesses a combination of calm stoicism and an unrelenting corrival even the most accomplished athletes and talents would acknowledge. The members of this exclusive club trade and sashay like a colloquium that is ...
Posted: April 1, 2015, 4:27 pm

Mystery of Dewey Tomko Phantom Byline

An article that appeared in The Press of Atlantic City, purportedly written by poker legend Dewey Tomko and one Bill Byers, entitled “Poker Pros: Test Gambling Sites for Cheating” is a fraud. The article, which had a largely anti-online poker slant ...
Posted: May 7, 2014, 5:00 pm
Related Topics:
Celebrities, Celebrities Income, Celebrities Net Worth, Dewey Tomko, Dewey Tomko Age, Dewey Tomko Background, Dewey Tomko Bio, Dewey Tomko Casino Costa Rica, Dewey Tomko Casino Owner, Dewey Tomko Country, Dewey Tomko Date Of Birth, Dewey Tomko Doyle Brunson, Dewey Tomko Ethnicity, Dewey Tomko Golf, Dewey Tomko Golf Course, Dewey Tomko Golf Stories, Dewey Tomko Height, Dewey Tomko Hendon, Dewey Tomko History, Dewey Tomko Hoax, Dewey Tomko Home Town, Dewey Tomko Images, Dewey Tomko Income, Dewey Tomko Interview, Dewey Tomko Money, Dewey Tomko Net Worth, Dewey Tomko News, Dewey Tomko Online Poker, Dewey Tomko Partner, Dewey Tomko Place Of Birth, Dewey Tomko Poker, Dewey Tomko Poker Player, Dewey Tomko Profession, Dewey Tomko Restaurant, Dewey Tomko Rick Reilly, Dewey Tomko Salary, Dewey Tomko Stories, Dewey Tomko Story, Dewey Tomko Talent, Dewey Tomko Videos, Dewey Tomko Weight, Dewey Tomko Wife, Dewey Tomko Wiki, Duane Tomko, Duane Tomko Age, Duane Tomko Background, Duane Tomko Bio, Duane Tomko Country, Duane Tomko Date Of Birth, Duane Tomko Ethnicity, Duane Tomko Height, Duane Tomko History, Duane Tomko Home Town, Duane Tomko Images, Duane Tomko Income, Duane Tomko Net Worth, Duane Tomko News, Duane Tomko Partner, Duane Tomko Place Of Birth, Duane Tomko Profession, Duane Tomko Salary, Duane Tomko Story, Duane Tomko Talent, Duane Tomko Videos, Duane Tomko Weight, How Much Dewey Tomko Worth, How Much Duane Tomko Worth, How Much Is Dewey Tomko Income, How Much Is Dewey Tomko Net Worth, How Much Is Dewey Tomko Salary, How Much Is Duane Tomko Income, How Much Is Duane Tomko Net Worth, How Much Is Duane Tomko Salary, How Much Is Richest Celebrities Income, How Much Is Richest Celebrities Net Worth, How Much Is Richest Celebrities Salary, How Much Richest Celebrities Worth, Richest Celebrities Age, Richest Celebrities Background, Richest Celebrities Bio, Richest Celebrities Country, Richest Celebrities Date Of Birth, Richest Celebrities Ethnicity, Richest Celebrities Height, Richest Celebrities History, Richest Celebrities Home Town, Richest Celebrities Images, Richest Celebrities Income, Richest Celebrities Net Worth, Richest Celebrities News, Richest Celebrities Partner, Richest Celebrities Place Of Birth, Richest Celebrities Profession, Richest Celebrities Salary, Richest Celebrities Story, Richest Celebrities Talent, Richest Celebrities Videos, Richest Celebrities Weight, Who Is Dewey Tomko, Who Is Duane Tomko, Who Is Richest Celebrities,