The 1983 World Champion of Poker, Tom McEvoy, has won four World Series titles (including one in Omaha) and is the author of more than 11 books on winning at poker, including Championship No-Limit & Pot-Limit Hold'em, Championship Hold'em. Beat Texas Hold’em, No-Limit Texas Hold’em and How to Win No-Limit Hold’em Tournaments.
The 1998 Player of the Year, T.J. Cloutier, has won four World Series of Poker titles. He is the only player ever to have won bracelets in each of the three types of Omaha games: Omaha high-low, limit high Omaha, and pot-limit Omaha. T.J. played professional poker in the '80s as a road gambler and has become one of the most celebrated tournament players in the world. He has won more major tournament titles—60 and counting—than any other player in the history of poker. He is the author of How to Win the Championship and co-author of Championship Omaha, Championship Tournament Poker, Championship No-Limit and Pot-Limit Hold'em and Championship Hold'em.