PCA 2014: Ryan's wild ride
As years go, Ryan Riess' in 2013 will take some beating. In 12 months, the former mid-stakes grinder had graduated into a World Series champion, and could dip into the the sizeable $8,361,570 reward that accompanies such an achievement.
So as the New Year gets under way, and Riess takes his seat among the other PCA Main Event hopefuls, does he think the money's changed him?
Sarah Grant tracked Riess down on Day 1A to find out what being a poker millionaire is really like.