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Doyle Brunson

WSOP champion in 1976 and 1977 Doyle Brunson is widely regarded by many as the best poker player of all time. He is in 2nd place along with Johnny Chan in holding 10 WSOP braclets each. Last year 2007 Phil Hellmuth has won his 11th WSOP bracelet.

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Doyle Brunson
Player Information
Name: Doyle Brunson
Location: Las Vegas, NV, United States
Yearly Statistics: Click Here

Cashes:53
Total Winnings: $5,636,369 (Includes all tournament winnings)
First Place Finishes: 12
WSOP Bracelets: 10
Age: 80
Marital Status: Married
Children: Pam, Todd, Cheryl
Started Playing Poker: In college
Favorite Poker Game: Hold 'em
Ambition: To play poker until I'm 85 years old.
Hobbies: Swimming
Favorite Music: Country
Favorite Celebrity: Jesus
Poker Players I Respect Most: Too many to list
If I could change anything in the world: My age.
If I could change anything in the poker world: My age.

Doyle Brunson Poker Results

EVENT PLACE PRIZE DATE
44th World Series of Poker 2013
Event #62 - WSOP No Limit Hold'em Championship
409th $28,063 Jul 6, 2013
Pokerstars.com EPT London / Season 8 / UKIPT /Season 2
EPT Main Event - No Limit Hold'em
77th $14,658 Sep 30, 2011
Five Star World Championship / WPT Event Season 9
WPT No Limit Hold'em Championship
24th $37,167 May 14, 2011
NBC National Heads-up Poker Championship
- No Limit Hold'em
16th $30,000 Mar 4, 2011
Doyle Brunson Five Diamond World Poker Classic/ WPT Season 9
WPT No Limit Hold'em Championship
18th $33,785 Dec 3, 2010
NBC National Heads up Championship
Spotlight - No Limit Hold'em
6th $75,000 Mar 5, 2010
World Series of Poker Europe 2009 (WSOPE)
Event #4 - WSOPE No Limit Hold'em WSOP Europe Main Event
17th $52,440 Sep 26, 2009
40th World Series of Poker 2009
Event #37 - WSOP 7 Card Stud Hi/Lo World Championship
7th $62,234 Jun 18, 2009
40th World Series of Poker 2009
Event #12 - WSOP World Championship Mixed Event
15th $21,536 Jun 4, 2009
Doyle Brunson Five Diamond World Poker Classic / WPT Event Season 7
WPT No Limit Hold'em Championship Doyle Brunson Classic
66th $23,420 Dec 19, 2008
Festa Al Lago / WPT Event Season 7
WPT No Limit Hold'em Championship
44th $21,315 Oct 25, 2008
39th World Series of Poker 2008
Event #45 - WSOP H.O.R.S.E World Championship
16th $124,320 Jun 25, 2008
39th World Series of Poker 2008
Event #8 - WSOP World Championship Mixed Event
21st $16,243 Jun 4, 2008
NBC National Heads Up Poker Championship
Spotlight - No Limit Hold'em NBC National Championships
12th $25,000 Feb 29, 2008
38th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #50 - WSOP Pot Limit Omaha World Championship
6th $123,967 Jul 1, 2007
38th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #26 - WSOP H.O.R.S.E
22nd $9,024 Jun 15, 2007
37th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #45 - WSOP No Limit Hold'em
21st $3,372 Aug 9, 2006
37th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #20 - WSOP No Limit H.O.R.S.E
8th $274,560 Jul 14, 2006
Five-Star World Poker Classic - WPT Championship Season 4
WPT No Limit Hold'em Championship
47th $58,585 Apr 24, 2006
Bellagio Five Diamond World Poker Classic / WPT Event Season 4
Event #14 - No Limit Hold'em WPT Event
3rd $563,485 Dec 16, 2005
36th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #31 - WSOP No Limit Hold'em
1st $367,800 Jun 29, 2005
PPT No Limit Hold'em $500,000 Freeroll - Season 1
PPT No Limit Hold'em
3rd $60,000 Apr 25, 2005
Poker Superstars Invitational
- No Limit Hold'em
7th $150,000 Feb 9, 2005
2004 Festa al Lago III /Doyle Brunson North American Poker Championship - WPT Event Season 3
No Limit Hold'em
2nd $62,994 Oct 14, 2004
Legends of Poker WPT Season 3
WPT Main Event - No Limit Hold'em
1st $1,198,290 Aug 31, 2004
35th Annual World Series of Poker
WSOP World Championship - No Limit Hold'em
53rd $45,000 May 28, 2004
34th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #9 - WSOP Limit H.O.R.S.E
1st $84,080 Apr 23, 2003
34th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #8 - WSOP Pot Limit Omaha
18th $4,620 Apr 22, 2003
Five-Star World Poker Classic - WPT Championship Season 1
WPT Main Event - No Limit Hold'em
4th $159,987 Apr 18, 2003
3rd Annual Jack Binion World Poker Open
Event #17 - WPO No Limit Hold'em
4th $16,180 Jan 21, 2002
29th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #16 - WSOP No Limit Deuce to Seven Lowball
3rd $44,250 May 6, 1998
29th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #11 - WSOP Pot Limit Omaha
2nd $78,200 May 1, 1998
29th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #5 - WSOP Pot Limit Omaha
10th $4,644 Apr 25, 1998
29th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #2 - WSOP Limit Razz
1st $93,000 Apr 22, 1998
28th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #22 - WSOP World Championship - No Limit Hold'em
16th $25,440 May 10, 1997
27th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #12 - WSOP No Limit Deuce to Seven Lowball
5th $16,250 May 2, 1996
26th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #15 - WSOP Chinese Poker
2nd $62,500 May 9, 1995
26th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #12 - WSOP No Limit Deuce to Seven Lowball
3rd $33,750 May 6, 1995
Poker Classic
No Limit Hold'em
1st $128,000 Sep 20, 1994
Poker Classic
No Limit Hold'em
6th $5,285 Jan 17, 1992
22nd Annual World Series of Poker
Event #16 - WSOP No Limit Hold'em
1st $208,000 May 11, 1991
17th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #2 - WSOP Pot Limit Omaha
4th $19,050 May 11, 1986
14th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #14 - WSOP World Championship - No Limit Hold'em
3rd $108,000 May 16, 1983
13th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #14 - WSOP World Championship - No Limit Hold'em
4th $52,000 May 22, 1982
13th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #1 - WSOP No Limit Ace to Five Draw
3rd $14,625 May 9, 1982
11th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #12 - WSOP World Championship - No Limit Hold'em
2nd $146,000 May 17, 1980
11th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #6 - WSOP No Limit Deuce to Seven Lowball
2nd $75,000 May 11, 1980
10th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #4 - WSOP Mixed Doubles - No Limit Hold'em
1st $4,500 May 14, 1979
9th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #4 - WSOP Limit 7 Card Stud
1st $68,000 May 10, 1978
8th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #13 - WSOP World Championship - No Limit Hold'em
1st $340,000 May 10, 1977
8th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #5 - WSOP Limit 7 Card Stud Hi/Lo
1st $62,500 May 2, 1977
7th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #8 - WSOP World Championship - No Limit Hold'em
1st $220,000 May 10, 1976
7th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #3 - WSOP No Limit Deuce to Seven Lowball
1st $80,250 May 5, 1976



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Doyle Brunson



WSOP champion in 1976 and 1977 Doyle Brunson is widely regarded by many as the best poker player of all time. He is in 2nd place along with Johnny Chan in holding 10 WSOP braclets each. Last year 2007 Phil Hellmuth has won his 11th WSOP bracelet.

Doyle Brunson proved that age is no factor in poker by winning the 2004 Legends of Poker World Poker Tour Event collecting $1,198,290 in what was the biggest ever WPT field at the time. He is regularly to be found at the Bellagio in Las Vegas playing High Stakes Poker with the best players in the game.

Doyle Brunson wrote Super System which is regarded as the premier Poker book published and is a must read for all aspiring Poker players. Doyle, along with Gus Hansen and James Gardner were the first 3 players to be inducted into the WPT Poker Walk of Fame.

There is a fascinating interview with Doyle Brunson conducted by WSOP media director Nolan Dalla, the best all round Doyle Brunson Gallery, and a fascinating article paying trubute to a Legend by Wendeen Eolis.

Doyle Brunson a true Poker Legend.







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