You follow players on Twitter, at tables in your favorite online poker rooms, through PokerNews live reporting and at live events, but how did they get their start? What were they doing before they discovered poker? We're here to answer those questions and more for you in Seat Open.
Team PokerStars Pro Lex Veldhuis is a feared no-limit hold'em and pot-limit Omaha cash-game player who got his start in poker through video games. In part two of this Seat Open series, Veldhuis opens up about the experience of telling his parents he dropped out of school to pursue poker, how he became a pro, and what his goals are for the future.
Check out part one of this interview here if you missed it.