Joe Cada became the youngest person ever to win the World Series of Poker Main Event at the age of 21, and his feat is giving him a boost on Facebook.
Cada's Facebook fan page has been steadily gaining new fans since it was announced that he won the 2009 WSOP - 250, 300, 350, 400 and counting (UPDATE next morning: Now more than 900). The event aired Tuesday night on ESPN at 9 EST.
He is also getting a flurry of messages from fans. Here's a sample:
Way to go Joe!! Looking forward to watching the action tonight on ESPN in Woodhaven, MI!
Congrats Joe. Glad to see someone my age win it. You ran over some vetern players on your way. Spend that $8M wisely, haha.
Woo Hoo!!!! Congratulations, Joe! What an exciting moment for you! Enjoy the spotlight...you deserve it! :)
Congrats Joe you are the best player in the world right now....Great Playin sir!!!!
Joe...Way to Go! Will be watching tonight in Eastpointe MI - Can't wait to see the final hand....you make Michigan proud and give us something to cheer about! Vegas Baby!
Joe Cada's regular Facebook profile page appears to be under the name Joseph Cada.
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