Michael Acevedo



  • Second Place — GGMasters
  • First Place — Road To Vegas
  • 7th Place — WSOP Lucky 777 Online

Michael Acevedo, author of “Modern Poker Theory”, which is consider to be one of the best poker books ever written. With a background steeped in physics and game theory, Michael has seamlessly integrated academic insights into the world of poker. This fusion has not only garnered respect within the poker community but has also led to collaborations with some of the brightest minds in the industry. His role as a Leading Poker Theorist reflects his deep understanding of the game's intricacies.

Michael has over 10 years of experience as a professional poker player and has won more than $2.5M in online MTT earnings plus much more in live cash games. His poker journey has spanned various levels of competition, from online micros to esteemed events like the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas and Triton Super High Rollers.

Michael's influence extends beyond playing, encompassing over 8 years of coaching experience. He has guided numerous players from across the globe, including notable names like Patrik Antonius, Brandon Adams, Jonathan Little, and Justin Saliba. This coaching prowess underscores his ability to translate his strategic insights into practical guidance.