The Global Poker Index was founded by various players to undertake incessant player rankings at the international plane.
They use various factors such as the buy-in figures among others to calculate total points garnered within a three year phase. In the February 2015 GPI rankings, David Vamplew scored 2628.64 to place 57th up from his 59th position in the penultimate release earlier. He is from the UK and has featured at the World Series of Poker, World Poker Tour and the European Poker Tour where he has performed incredibly. Though his trophy portfolio lacks many bracelets and accolades, his resume is a catchy piece for avid poker players.
At the WSOP, he first played at the $2,500 NLHE where he placed 106th to garner $6,071 in 2010 and later appeared in 2011 two times at the $10,000 Main Event emerging 268th to take home $40,645 and the $1,500 NLHE Six-Handed for a 4th ranking to take home $141,030. Recently in 2012, he plunge into the $1,500 NLHE Re-entry where he was 103rd to take home $4,595 and $1,000 NLHE where he was ranked 140th for a meager $2,465. On the other hand, he has played at the WPT where he has cashed once for a whacking €147,970 and also placed 3rd in the 2011 World Poker Tour Venice €3,000 tournament. Nevertheless, the EPT has been the most lucrative of all poker events Scott has participated.
His most notable feat was at the EPT London £5,000 tournament in 2010 wringing out a colossal £900,000 grand prize. In 2011 he sailed through an EPT side tournament where he won the €1,000 NLHE event to garner €19,600 for his efforts. Later he appeared in the 2012 EPT’s Campione €5,000 tournament to take home €41,000.
As of February 2015, the young Scott had amassed above $3,046,271 in live tournaments only. His successes in poker have ensured he leaves the casinos well paid and feted.