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It feels like there is a never-ending stream of Brazilian players to dominate the PocketFives Rankings. While Yuri Dzivielevski continues to hold a firm grasp on the #1-ranked player in the world, other Brazilians continue to shine and in June it was Geraldo Cesar who shined brightest. In June, Cesar picked up 2,508 leaderboard points to edge out the #4-ranked player in the United Kingdom, Patrick 'JaegsPL' Lauber, by 17 points, and another Brazilian, Belarmino 'Pagaovelhinho' De Souza, by 21 points in the Player of the Month race. His win comes a month after Brazilian Dalton ‘daltonhb’ Hob
Brazil has one of the most ravenous poker cultures on the planet with a solid domestic live scene and some of the best online poker players on the planet. Despite this, only six Brazilian players have ever managed to take home a World Series of Poker bracelet and two of those came in 2019. Two of the top five and four of the top 25 players ranked on PocketFives come from Brazil. With the 54 bracelet events on GGPoker this summer, the 13-hour Sao Paul to Las Vegas and 18-hour Rio De Janiero to Las Vegas flights - and the expense associated with them - are no longer a factor in keeping the G