Daniel Negreanu


Total WSOP & Circuit Earnings: $15,396,890  

WSOP Bracelets: 6
WSOP Cashes: 78
WSOP Earnings: $14,641,365

Circuit Rings: 1
Circuit Cashes: 1
Circuit Earnings: $755,525

Birthdate: 1974
Birthplace: Toronto, Canada
Resides: Las Vegas, NV

• Twitter: @realkidpoker
• Negreanu won his first major tournament at the 1997 World Poker Finals at Foxwoods at 21 years of age.
•  Two years later, Negreanu won the US Poker Championship in Atlantic City and the World Series of Poker $2,000 pot limit.
• Negreanu's poker achievements by age 24 earned him the nickname Kid Poker.
• At the 2004 World Series of Poker, Negreanu was named the Toyota Player of the Year after winning a bracelet and cashing in five events.
• Negreanu was the runner up at the 2009 World Series of Poker Europe, finishing in second to Barry Shulman. His finish made him the all-time tournament money earner with over $12 million in lifetime earnings.
• Negreanu has been a vegan since 2003.
• Born to Romanian parents who fled to Toronto, Canada from their communist homeland in 1967, Negreanu spent his teen years hustling pool and playing poker. He dropped out of high school one credit short of graduating to pursue a career in poker.
Tournament data:
Event Date Place Winnings
2014 45th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #57: The Big One for One Drop
$1,000,000 buy-in
6/29/2014 2nd $8,288,001
2014 45th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #50: Eight Game Mix
$1,500 buy-in
6/25/2014 9th $8,996
2014 45th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #47: Ante Only No-Limit Hold'em
$1,500 buy-in
6/23/2014 25th $6,573
2014 45th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #43: Limit Hold'em
$1,500 buy-in
6/20/2014 63rd $2,926
2014 45th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #40: Heads Up No-Limit Hold'em
$10,000 buy-in
6/19/2014 10th $26,584
2014 45th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #34: Seven Card Stud
$1,500 buy-in
6/15/2014 10th $8,504
2014 45th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #22: H.O.R.S.E.
$10,000 buy-in
6/8/2014 18th $18,254
2014 45th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #18: Seven Card Razz
$10,000 buy-in
6/6/2014 10th $28,878
2014 45th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #13: No-Limit 2-7 Draw Lowball
$10,000 buy-in
6/3/2014 2nd $156,674
2013 World Series of Poker Europe
High Roller No-Limit Hold'em
€25,600 buy-in
10/22/2013 1st €725,000
2013 World Series of Poker Europe
Main Event – No-Limit Hold'em
€10,450 buy-in
10/19/2013 25th €21,750
2013 44th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #59: 2-7 Triple Draw Lowball (Limit)
$2,500 buy-in
7/3/2013 2nd $107,055
2013 44th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #41: Pot-Limit Omaha / Six Handed
$5,000 buy-in
6/22/2013 34th $10,960
2013 44th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #32: No-Limit Hold'em / Six Handed
$5,000 buy-in
6/18/2013 39th $11,495
2013 44th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #27: Mixed Max - No Limit Hold'em
$3,000 buy-in
6/14/2013 49th $6,475
2013 44th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #23: Seven Card Stud
$2,500 buy-in
6/12/2013 26th $3,889
2013 44th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #5: Omaha/Seven Card Stud Hi-Low 8-or Better
$2,500 buy-in
5/31/2013 12th $12,269
2013 World Series of Poker Asia Pacific
Event #5: No-Limit Hold'em Main Event
$10,000 buy-in
4/11/2013 1st $1,038,825
2013 World Series of Poker Asia Pacific
Event #3: Mixed Event
$2,200 buy-in
4/8/2013 4th $16,336
2012 World Series of Poker Europe
Event #7: Main Event - No-Limit Hold'em
€10,450 buy-in
9/29/2012 43rd €20,150
2012 World Series of Poker Europe
Event #6: Six-Handed Pot-Limit Omaha
€1,650 buy-in
9/27/2012 19th €2,774
2012 World Series of Poker Europe
Event #4: No-Limit Hold'em Shootout
€3,250 buy-in
9/25/2012 16th €5,428
43rd Annual World Series of Poker
Event #61: No-Limit Hold'em Main Event
$10,000 buy-in
7/7/2012 160th $52,718
43rd Annual World Series of Poker
Event #60: 2-7 Draw Lowball (No-Limit)
$10,000 buy-in
7/5/2012 13th $19,272
43rd Annual World Series of Poker
Event #56: No-Limit Hold'em
$1,500 buy-in
7/2/2012 104th $4,155
43rd Annual World Series of Poker
Event #8: Omaha Hi-Low Split-8 or Better
$1,500 buy-in
6/1/2012 45th $5,639
43rd Annual World Series of Poker
Event #5: Pot-Limit Hold'em
$1,500 buy-in
5/30/2012 5th $41,683
2011 42nd Annual World Series of Poker
Event #58: No-Limit Hold'em Championship
$10,000 buy-in
7/7/2011 211st $47,107
2011 42nd Annual World Series of Poker
Event #40: No-Limit Hold'em / Six Handed
$5,000 buy-in
6/23/2011 20th $24,942
2011 42nd Annual World Series of Poker
Event #13: No-Limit Hold'em Shootout (2,000 Max)
$1,500 buy-in
6/8/2011 59th $4,998
2010 World Series of Poker Europe
Event #4: No Limit Hold’em High Roller Heads-Up
£10,350 buy-in
9/21/2010 5th £47,045
2010 41st Annual World Series of Poker
Event #52: No-Limit Hold’em / Six Handed
$25,000 buy-in
6/30/2010 11th $77,569
2010 41st Annual World Series of Poker
WSOP Tournament of Champions
$0 buy-in
6/27/2010 6th $25,000
2010 41st Annual World Series of Poker
Event #40: Seven Card Razz
$2,500 buy-in
6/21/2010 29th $5,423
2010 41st Annual World Series of Poker
Event #26: No-Limit Hold'em / Six Handed
$2,500 buy-in
6/14/2010 16th $23,537
2010 41st Annual World Series of Poker
Event #19: 2-7 Draw Lowball World Championship (No-Limit)
$10,000 buy-in
6/9/2010 8th $26,004
2009 World Series of Poker Europe
WSOP Europe Main Event No-Limit Texas Hold'em (Event 4)
£10,000 buy-in
9/26/2009 2nd £495,589
2009 40th Annual World Series of Poker
2-7 Triple Draw Lowball (Limit) (Event 55)
$2,500 buy-in
6/29/2009 16th $7,223
2009 40th Annual World Series of Poker
Seven Card Stud Hi-Low-8 or Better (Event 53)
$1,500 buy-in
6/28/2009 47th $2,690
2009 40th Annual World Series of Poker
Mixed Hold'em (Limit/No-Limit) (Event 47)
$2,500 buy-in
6/24/2009 37th $5,757
2009 40th Annual World Series of Poker
Limit Hold’em (Event 38)
$2,000 buy-in
6/19/2009 26th $6,169
2009 40th Annual World Series of Poker
World Championship Omaha HL/8 or Better (Event 18)
$10,000 buy-in
6/7/2009 4th $130,401
2009 40th Annual World Series of Poker
Limit Hold'em / Six Handed (Event 14)
$2,500 buy-in
6/5/2009 2nd $138,280
2009 40th Annual World Series of Poker
Pot-Limit Holdem/Omaha (Event 10)
$2,500 buy-in
6/3/2009 43rd $5,074
2009 40th Annual World Series of Poker
World Championship Seven Card Stud (Event 6)
$10,000 buy-in
6/1/2009 10th $36,266
2008 World Series of Poker Europe
WSOP Europe Main Event No-Limit Texas Hold'em (Event 4)
£10,000 buy-in
9/27/2008 5th £217,200
2008 World Series of Poker Europe
H.O.R.S.E. (Event 2)
£2,500 buy-in
9/22/2008 14th £5,500
2008 World Series of Poker Europe
No-Limit Hold'em (Event 1)
£1,500 buy-in
9/19/2008 24th £4,305
2008 39th Annual World Series of Poker
World Championship H.O.R.S.E. (Event 45)
$50,000 buy-in
6/25/2008 13th $142,080
2008 39th Annual World Series of Poker
Pot-Limit Omaha W/Rebuys (Event 28)
$5,000 buy-in
6/14/2008 7th $123,437
2008 39th Annual World Series of Poker
Limit Hold'em (Event 20)
$2,000 buy-in
6/10/2008 1st $204,874
2008 39th Annual World Series of Poker
World Championship Seven Card Stud (Event 14)
$10,000 buy-in
6/7/2008 11th $33,417
2008 39th Annual World Series of Poker
No-Limit Hold'em w/ReBuys (Event 5)
$1,000 buy-in
6/3/2008 22nd $16,496
2007 38th Annual World Series of Poker
Seven Card Stud (Event 32)
$2,000 buy-in
6/19/2007 5th $21,321
2007 38th Annual World Series of Poker
No-Limit Hold'em Shootout (event 21)
$1,500 buy-in
6/12/2007 3rd $101,351
2006 37th Annual World Series of Poker
No-Limit Texas Hold'em World Championship Event (Event 39)
$10,000 buy-in
7/28/2006 229th $42,882
2006 37th Annual World Series of Poker
Pot-Limit Hold'em (Event 29)
$2,500 buy-in
7/19/2006 38th $3,878
2006 37th Annual World Series of Poker
Pot-Limit Omaha (Event 16)
$10,000 buy-in
7/9/2006 20th $12,295
2006 37th Annual World Series of Poker
Omaha Hi-low Split (Event 8)
$2,000 buy-in
7/3/2006 7th $48,776
2006 37th Annual World Series of Poker
No-limit Hold'em Short Handed, 6/table (Event 5)
$2,500 buy-in
6/30/2006 8th $38,852
2005/2006 WSOP Circuit Event - Grand Casino Tunica
No-Limit Hold'em Championship
$10,000 buy-in
1/23/2006 1st $755,525
2005 36th Annual World Series of Poker
Limit Hold'em (Event 36)
$3,000 buy-in
7/3/2005 22nd $6,725
2005 36th Annual World Series of Poker
Limit Hold'em (Event 10)
$2,000 buy-in
6/11/2005 36th $3,665
2004 35th Annual World Series of Poker
Pot-Limit Omaha (Event 31)
$5,000 buy-in
5/19/2004 8th $45,000
2004 35th Annual World Series of Poker
No-Limit Hold'em Shoot Out (Event 18)
$1,500 buy-in
5/8/2004 9th $5,000
2004 35th Annual World Series of Poker
Limit Hold'em (Event 15)
$2,000 buy-in
5/6/2004 1st $169,100
2004 35th Annual World Series of Poker
Limit Hold'em (Event 11)
$2,500 buy-in
5/2/2004 7th $21,800
2004 35th Annual World Series of Poker
No Limit Hold'em (Event 7)
$1,000 buy-in
4/28/2004 3rd $100,940
2004 35th Annual World Series of Poker
No-Limit Hold'em (Event 2)
$2,000 buy-in
4/23/2004 43rd $4,440
2003 34th Annual World Series of Poker
No Limit Hold'em (Event 32)
$3,000 buy-in
5/15/2003 2nd $210,980
2003 34th Annual World Series of Poker
Limit S.H.O.E (Event 23)
$2,000 buy-in
5/7/2003 1st $100,440
2003 34th Annual World Series of Poker
Pot Limit Hold'em (Event 19)
$2,500 buy-in
5/3/2003 6th $13,940
2003 34th Annual World Series of Poker
Limit 7 Card Stud (Event 3)
$1,500 buy-in
4/17/2003 13th $2,460
2002 33rd Annual World Series of Poker
Limit Omaha Hi/Lo (Event 29)
$5,000 buy-in
5/15/2002 2nd $85,400
2002 33rd Annual World Series of Poker
Shootout - Limit Hold'em (Event 25)
$1,500 buy-in
5/12/2002 8th $6,180
2002 33rd Annual World Series of Poker
Limit Omaha Hi/Lo (Event 20)
$2,500 buy-in
5/7/2002 11th $4,060
2001 32nd Annual World Series of Poker
World Championship - No Limit Hold'em (Event 27)
$10,000 buy-in
5/14/2001 11th $63,940
2001 32nd Annual World Series of Poker
Limit Razz (Event 13)
$1,500 buy-in
5/2/2001 4th $12,570
1999 30th Annual World Series of Poker
Limit Omaha Hi/Lo (Event 9)
$2,500 buy-in
5/4/1999 12th $5,580
1998 29th Annual World Series of Poker
Pot Limit Hold'em (Event 9)
$2,000 buy-in
4/29/1998 1st $169,460

 

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