Minh Nguyen facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsMinh Nguyen
Nguyen in the 2005 World Series of Poker
|Residence||Bell Gardens, California, U.S.|
|World Series of Poker|
Main Event finish
|World Poker Tour|
Nguyen learned to play poker from his cousin, poker professional Men Nguyen, and has gone on to become a regular on the poker tournament circuit since 1999.
Nguyen finished 24th in the $10,000 no limit hold'em main event at the 2002 World Series of Poker (WSOP), earning $40,000. He went on to win a bracelet at the 2003 World Series of Poker in the $1,500 seven-card stud hi-lo split event, and would finish 11th in the Main Event later that year.
Nguyen earned a second WSOP bracelet at the 2004 WSOP in the $1,500 pot limit hold'em event, and finished 2nd to Mark Seif in the $1,500 no limit hold'em event at the 2005 WSOP.
World Series of Poker bracelets
|2003||$1,500 Seven-card stud Hi-Lo Split||$106,020|
|2004||$1,500 Pot Limit Hold'em||$155,420|
As of 2009, his total live tournament winnings have exceeded $2,100,000. His 26 cashes at the WSOP account for $1,033,671 of those winnings.
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