- Favorite Place to Play Live PokerThe International, East London
- Favorite Tournament Game 6max FTW
TheSquid - Poker Player Profile
Full Tilt Poker sammy_grinder
Party Poker sammy_squid
Cake Poker ValueTown1
William Hill ImDaGrind
888 Poker sammygrinder
Betfair (old) CallQuicker
WPT Poker SlingsAndArrows
Coral Poker JACK ELLWOOD
Ladbrokes Poker ValueTown1
World Wide Ranking
Former High Point
United Kingdom Ranking
London, City of Ranking
Number of Cashes
- $2,000,000 in lifetime cashes
- 160 Ranked 160th World Wide
P5s Scouting Report
sammy_grinder on Full Tilt. samsquid on Stars. sammy_squid on Party. Sam Grafton of the United Kingdom is a multiple PocketFives Triple Crown winner who cashed for $81,500 upon finishing 3rd in the FTOPS XVII Event #1 ($200+16 NLHE) in April '10. His other key scores include a victory in the Full Tilt $22.5k Guarantee for $13,700 and a runner-up performance in the $32k Guarantee for $10,600 (January '11).
In May 2012, Grafton final tabled a $2,100 NLHE SCOOP event for $188,000. In August of the same year, he was the runner-up in the Party $200K for $24,000. On the final weekend of 2012, Grafton was part of a five-way chop of the PartyPoker $300K and collected $25,000.
In February 2013, TheSquid inked his competition in the Full Tilt Sunday Brawl, walking away with the win and $40,000.
His big breakthrough in the live tournament scene came at the end of 2012, when he won the £2,500 No Limit Hold'em Main Event of the Grosvenor U.K. Poker Tour Grand Final in London. That win was worth $163,000.