David Benefield


Total WSOP & Circuit Earnings: $1,430,630  

WSOP Bracelets: 0
WSOP Cashes: 14
WSOP Earnings: $1,430,630

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

Birthdate: 1986
Birthplace: Arlington, Texas
Resides: New York City, NY

• Known throughout the internet poker world as "Raptor"
• Went back to school after playing poker for five years to study philosophy and classical literature
• His poker ambition is to win the main event
Tournament data:
Event Date Place Winnings
2014 45th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #29: No-Limit Hold'em
$2,500 buy-in
6/13/2014 10th $30,267
2013 44th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #62: No-Limit Hold'em Main Event
$10,000 buy-in
7/6/2013 8th $944,650
2013 44th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #38: No-Limit Hold'em / Four Handed
$2,500 buy-in
6/21/2013 41st $5,253
2012 World Series of Poker Europe
MAJESTIC SUPER HIGH ROLLER WITH RE-BUYS
€51,000 buy-in
10/2/2012 8th €115,000
43rd Annual World Series of Poker
Event #3: Heads Up No-Limit Hold'em / Pot-Limit Omaha (512 player max)
$3,000 buy-in
5/29/2012 7th $28,409
2011 42nd Annual World Series of Poker
Event #46: No-Limit Hold’em / Six Handed Championship
$10,000 buy-in
6/27/2011 20th $35,377
2011 42nd Annual World Series of Poker
Event #35: Pot-Limit Omaha / Six Handed
$5,000 buy-in
6/20/2011 38th $11,652
2011 42nd Annual World Series of Poker
Event #29: 10-Game Mix / Six Handed
$2,500 buy-in
6/16/2011 15th $10,246
2010 41st Annual World Series of Poker
Event #26: No-Limit Hold'em / Six Handed
$2,500 buy-in
6/14/2010 20th $18,612
2010 41st Annual World Series of Poker
Event #17: No-Limit Hold'em
$5,000 buy-in
6/8/2010 6th $135,718
2009 40th Annual World Series of Poker
No-Limit Hold’em (Event 15)
$5,000 buy-in
6/6/2009 14th $35,341
2008 39th Annual World Series of Poker
World Championship No-Limit Texas Hold'em (Event 54)
$10,000 buy-in
7/3/2008 73rd $77,200
2008 39th Annual World Series of Poker
World Championship Pot Limit Omaha (Event 50)
$10,000 buy-in
6/29/2008 10th $53,721
2008 39th Annual World Series of Poker
World Championship Pot-Limit Hold'em (Event 1)
$10,000 buy-in
5/30/2008 13th $41,360
2007 38th Annual World Series of Poker
No-Limit Hold'em / Six Handed (Event 12)
$1,500 buy-in
6/7/2007 76th $2,824

 

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