Greg Merson


Total WSOP & Circuit Earnings: $9,828,344  

WSOP Bracelets: 2
WSOP Cashes: 7
WSOP Earnings: $9,828,344

Circuit Rings: 0
Circuit Cashes: 0
Circuit Earnings: $0

Birthplace: Washington, D.C.
Resides: Laurel, Maryland

• Twitter: @gregy20723
• Hobbies: Sports, massages, traveling, yoga
• Greatest poker accomplishment: Winning the 2012 WSOP Main Event
• Only player to win two gold bracelets at the 2012 WSOP.
• Won WSOP Player of the Year in 2012, edging Phil Hellmuth for the crown. Needed to win Main Event to win POY and did.
• Estimates he's played more than 7 million hands of poker online.
Tournament data:
Event Date Place Winnings
2013 44th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #62: No-Limit Hold'em Main Event
$10,000 buy-in
7/6/2013 167th $42,990
43rd Annual World Series of Poker
Event #61: No-Limit Hold'em Main Event
$10,000 buy-in
7/7/2012 1st $8,531,853
43rd Annual World Series of Poker
Event #57: No-Limit Hold'em / Six Handed
$10,000 buy-in
7/3/2012 1st $1,136,197
43rd Annual World Series of Poker
Event #28: No-Limit Hold'em / Four Handed
$2,500 buy-in
6/14/2012 5th $70,280
43rd Annual World Series of Poker
Event #23: No-Limit Hold'em / Six Handed
$3,000 buy-in
6/11/2012 21st $16,850
2011 42nd Annual World Series of Poker
Event #26: No-Limit Hold'em / Six Handed
$2,500 buy-in
6/15/2011 50th $8,809
2009 40th Annual World Series of Poker
World Championship NL Texas Hold'em (Event 57)
$10,000 buy-in
7/3/2009 639th $21,365