Negreanu, Mercier Top Greatest Poker Hand Voting

Daniel Negreanu
Negreanu: Knows how to call them.

The voting has closed in the PokerStars Greatest Poker Hand competition with pros Daniel Negreanu and Jason Mercier declared the fan and media favorites.

As part of PokerStars' ongoing 100 Billion Hand promotion 22 classic hands from PokerStars' past were selected for the contest.

"The One Where Daniel Calls It" topped the fan voting and edged out a Phil Hellmuth hand from the Big Game for overall winner.

In classic fashion at EPT London in 2010 Negreanu calls out opponent Angel Shlomi's exact hand and gets him to fold it. The clip:


Hellmuth's runner-up hand captured a classic moment during the Big Game where he gets it in good, gets accused of slow rolling then runs it four times against the Loose Cannon and loses three of the four. The rest of the table, of course, celebrates:


In the "Critic's Choice" category voted on by members of the media, Mercier's great call at EPT San Remo in 2008, dubbed "The One Where Mercier Arrives," took top honors. The clip:


A judging panel will now pick which of the top three hands will be used for the new "Zoom & Boom" promotion. Players can win up to $100 each time they win a pot with that hand and share it via PokerStars' Boom! Hand Replayer.

Sign up for a new account via our PokerStars review to be a part of it and to be eligible for exclusive weekly and monthly freerolls.

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