Phil Laak has become a man to beat on the World Poker Tour. Not only has Phil Laak earned one World Poker Tour title, he has also had 5 final table finishes and 6 total money finishes. While Phil has not been on the poker scene for a very long period of time, with his first poker tournament appearance in 2004, he has begun to make a name for himself.
While Phil Laak has not played poker for a long period of time, he does have experience in the mathematical and engineering scene. He has a degree in mechanical engineering and was a sports broker before coming to the professional poker scene. Phil can get extremely angry, however, this is due to his intense passion for the game of poker. When not playing poker, Phil is usually extremely calm and organized.