Monday, March 1, 2010

Shooting Star: Jerry Yang

Jerry Yang was born in Laos. His family escaped to Thailand and came to the United States in 1979. Jerry has a health psychology degree from Loma Linda U. He began playing in small poker tournaments in 2005. Then in 2007, he won a World Series satellite and went on to win the 2007 WSOP Main Event, taking home $8,250,000. Jerry’s generous nature has made him a popular champion.