Slumpuppy Millionaire: 8-year old wins poker tourney?

TAGs: child prodigy, India

ChildProdigyOkay, this has all the markings of a set-up, but here goes… Aashish Nanak, an eight-year old boy from Chandigarh, India, whose family has dubbed an ‘internet genius’, has won approximately $500G playing online poker. The poker site, which has not been identified, claims it doesn’t owe the kid anything, as (a) he accessed the site via his uncle’s account, and (b) he’s eight freaking years old. If the tall tale turns out to be true, we hope some TV producer puts together an Odd Couple type reality series in which this kid and Doyle Brunson share a house and host a nightly tourney. Read more.


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