John Juanda grew up in Indonesia and graduated from Oklahoma State. He is one of the most consistent players on tour. In Player-of-the-Year competition, he finished second in both 2001 and 2002, and third in 2004. He has four WSOP bracelets and eight WPT final tables. He had five cashes at the 2009 WSOP, including four final tables. John was 2008 WSOP Europe Main Event Champion.