Sherkhan Farnood


Total WSOP & Circuit Earnings: $435,918  

WSOP Bracelets: 1
WSOP Cashes: 7
WSOP Earnings: $435,918

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

Birthdate: 1962
Birthplace: Afghanistan

• Farnood is chairman of Kabulbank, one of the largest banks in Afghanistan.
• Farnood is a duel resident of Afghanistan and the United Arab Emirates.
• Reported to be one of the richest persons in Afghanistan.
• First player from Afghanistan to ever win a WSOP gold bracelet.
Tournament data:
Event Date Place Winnings
2008 World Series of Poker Europe
H.O.R.S.E. (Event 2)
£2,500 buy-in
9/22/2008 1st £76,999
2007 World Series of Poker Europe
Pot Limit Omaha (Event 2)
£5,000 buy-in
9/8/2007 6th £38,220
2007 38th Annual World Series of Poker
Seven Card Stud (Event 14)
$1,500 buy-in
6/8/2007 25th $4,259
2007 38th Annual World Series of Poker
World Championship Seven Card Stud (Event 11)
$5,000 buy-in
6/6/2007 22nd $8,460
2006 37th Annual World Series of Poker
Pot-Limit Omaha w/Rebuys (Event 26b)
$1,500 buy-in
7/17/2006 2nd $165,274
2005 36th Annual World Series of Poker
No-Limit Hold'Em (Event 43)
$1,500 buy-in
7/13/2005 8th $35,730
2003 34th Annual World Series of Poker
Limit Omaha Hi/Lo (Event 29)
$1,500 buy-in
5/12/2003 21st $2,160

 

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