PokerStars Top 5 Best Hands of 2016

By anyone's reckoning 2016 was a big year for poker. Aside from all the tour changes, there were some memorable winners from events played in all corners of the globe.

Inevitably that meant some big hands, and some brilliant ones, five of which are highlighted in our latest Top 5 video from the PokerStars archive.

Sam Abernathy_16Feb17.jpgWhere does Sam Abernathy feature in the Top 5?

Here you'll find a combination of masterful play and (there's no other way to put this) comeuppance, a warning to everyone not to do a lap of honour before the last card is dealt.

It concludes with our number one hand from 2016, which speaks for itself when watched in full, which you can do below.

As always, send us your best hand suggestions to us on Twitter: @PokerStarsBlog.

Stephen Bartley
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