David Sklansky, born 1947, is a professional poker, theorist, and author from Teaneck, NJ. He is considered a top authority on poker and gambling theory, having published over twelve books and countless articles on the subject including the foundational Theory of Poker. David attended the University of Pennsylvania before leaving to become an actuary, a profession he later left to gamble professionally.
David has 3 WSOP bracelets and 23 WSOP cashes. He has also won the invitational WPT event “Poker By The Book”, overcoming a table stacked with Phil Hellmuth Jr, Mike Caro, T.J. Cloutier, Mike Sexton and Doyle Bruson.
His latest book Ducy?, part biography and part guide to “life strategy” was published in 2010 to critical acclaim. Learn more about David Sklansky
Pokercasts Featuring David Sklansky
|Episode 9||Pokercast Episode 9 - David Sklansky||January 22, 2008|
|Episode 30||Pokercast Episode 30 - Hevad Khan & David Sklansky||June 30, 2008|
|Episode 48||Pokercast Episode 48 - Bobby Hoff & David Sklansky||November 17, 2008|
|Episode 77||Pokercast Episode 77 - Ilari "Ziigmund" Sahamies, David Sklansky & Chris “DeathDonkey” Vitch||July 1, 2009|
|Episode 109||Pokercast Episode 109 - David Sklansky, Mori Eskandani & Kara Scott||February 15, 2010|
|Episode 110||Pokercast Episode 110 - David Sklansky, Aaron Jones & NAPT Coverage||February 22, 2010|
|Episode 456||Pokercast 456 - David Sklansky & Absolute Poker Refunds with Rich Muny||April 12, 2017|