There is a brand-new player on the poker scene who uses the screen name sbrugby. If you have been paying attention to high stakes money matches you will know who I am talking about. On any day, you are able to see sbrugby (Brian Townsend) competing in the highest limits on Full Tilt Poker. The normal match of 200/400no limit has a max buy-in of forty thousand dollars. Many nights sbrugby will end up having about $200,000 by the end of his sessions. Sbrugby is rumored to be 24 years old and has only been participating for two years. He captured a small 20 dollar buy in tournament worth about $2000 and hasn’t stopped. He practiced his games in poker room cash games at the 2/5no limit poker table. Phil Ivey has been battling this player non-stop for the past number of weeks. Most of Ivey’s opponents go down in flames after Ivey destroys them. Sbrugby isn’t like a majority of Phil’s opponents.

Sbrugby knows how to play up against the best player on the planet. He wagers a very aggressive style and is relentlessly applying pressure on his adversaries. Anytime he sees weakness in his competitor, he will put his competitor to the test. His incredible skill to analyze his competitor’s hand places him amongst the best on the globe. Brian Townsend is displayed in the 3rd season of High Stakes Poker on GSN. Brian is one of many new web whiz kids who are controlling web poker.