Antonio Esfandiari Shows Off His Magic Skills

Antonio Esfandiari Shows Off His Magic Skills

Saturday, 8 March 2014

Antonio Esfandiari isn't just nicknamed 'The Magician' for conjouring up massive tournament wins.

Poker's $18m man is skilled at sleight of hand and has been showcasing his skills in the new web series for Ultimate Poker.

The former professional magician does his best Dynamo impression in the opening episode and produces some impression close up tricks.

“Filming street magic takes me back to a special time in my life,” said Esfandiari, who is a Brand Ambassador for the American site. “I was a kid with a dream to be the next David Copperfield. That is all I cared about until I discovered poker. To succeed at poker and go back to magic as a hobby on the streets of Las Vegas was very fun for me.”

Check out his tricks below:

Further episodes will be released every Wednesday for the next five weeks.

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