Fabrizio Gonzalez is the most successful poker player from Uruguay. He's made almost $3 million online and he's got cashes on the live circuit around the world.
But right now Gonzalez has a shot at the biggest score of his career. He's among the chip leaders with less than 100 left at the 2012 WSOP Main Event. $8.5 million is waiting for first.
We spoke to Gonzalez about how he went from learning poker on his soccer team's tour bus, to playing online from an internet cafe in Montevideo to being his country's best poker player.
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