Danish professional poker player Peter Eastgate is known for winning the World Series of Poker Main Event in 2008. He was then the youngest ever player to win the Main Event, beaten to this title by Joe Cada in 2009. Having won the title at the age of 22 he overtook Phil Hellmuth as the youngest winner of the prestigious title. Joe Cada was 21 when he took the title in 2009. Eastbrook followed the tournament trail and cashed in the European Poker Tour ,PokerStars Carribean Adventure and the 2009 EPT in London. At the end of 2009 his total live tournament winnings were in excess of $10,600,000.