Joe Hachem, born March 11, 1966 is a professional poker originally from Lebanon currently living in Melbourne, Australia. Joe began playing poker in 1995, following a career as a chiropractor that was cut short after he developed a rare blood disorder.
To most, Hachem is best remembered as the 2005 WSOP Main Event Champion, which saw him outlast 5,618 players to claim a payday of $7.5 million. Hachem is also one of only five players to hold both a WSOP Main Event title, and a WPT title. According to Hendon Mob, Hachem’s living earnings exceed $10 million.
Joe has appeared on Poker After Dark and High Stakes Poker. In addition, he hosts and produces the Australian reality show The Poker Star.
Hachem is a member of Team Pokerstars Pro. Learn more about Joe Hachem
Pokercasts Featuring Joe Hachem
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