William (Bill) Blanda


Total WSOP & Circuit Earnings: $154,313  

WSOP Bracelets: 0
WSOP Cashes: 7
WSOP Earnings: $131,785

Circuit Rings: 0
Circuit Cashes: 3
Circuit Earnings: $22,528

Birthdate: 11/22/1955
Resides: Galveston, TX

• Nicknamed: Big Daddy
• Bill started playing poker in school and quotes, "Everyone has to survive somehow!"
• Long Term Poker Goals: Win,win,win. Everything's funny when you're making money.
• Poker players that Bill most respect: Ivy & Doyle,they get it done.
• Bill's scratchpad: My education came from growing up in the streets of South Philly, nuff said. I have reached all of my goals, now I just want to stay in a position to help other people reach theirs. P.S. Stop asking me if you can borrow money or if I want to put you in. If I think you are a good gamble, I will come to you.
Tournament data:
Event Date Place Winnings
2012/13 WSOP Circuit - HARRAH'S NEW ORLEANS
Event #9: No-Limit Hold'em
$1,125 buy-in
5/16/2013 18th $3,333
2009 40th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #21: $3,000 H.O.R.S.E.
$3,000 buy-in
6/9/2009 13th $14,209
2008 39th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #54: 10,000 No-Limit Hold'em MAIN EVENT Championship
$10,000 buy-in
7/3/2008 333rd $32,166
2008 39th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #11: $5,000 No-Limit Hold'em Shootout
$5,000 buy-in
6/6/2008 19th $16,920
2005 36th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #13: $5,000 No-Limit Hold'em
$5,000 buy-in
6/14/2005 36th $8,760
2005 36th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #9: $2,000 No-Limit Hold'em
$2,000 buy-in
6/10/2005 9th $51,630
2004/05 WSOP Circuit - RIO LAS VEGAS
No-Limit Hold'em
$2,000 buy-in
3/17/2005 11th $4,915
2004/05 WSOP Circuit - HARRAH'S ATLANTIC CITY (New Jersey)
No-Limit Hold'em
$1,500 buy-in
1/11/2005 4th $14,280
2004 35th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #30: $3,000 No-Limit Hold'em
$3,000 buy-in
5/18/2004 50th $4,500
2004 35th Annual World Series of Poker
Event #30: $3,000 No-Limit Hold'em
$3,000 buy-in
5/18/2004 59th $3,600

 

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