Shaun Deeb wins career 8th WCOOP title

Posted On 28 Sep, 2019 0

Last week witnessed major tournaments around the world and poker players have been fascinated by entering different tournament and winning big. Just a week after taking down the $1,050 No-Limit 5-Card Draw event at the World Championship of Online Poker (WCOOP), Shaun Deeb once again won the $530 Pot-Limit Omaha tournament for $52,371.

Deeb is an American professional poker player picking fast the titles and slowly becoming a name most won’t forget. He claimed WCOOP title number 8 in the $530 PLO topping a massive field of 599 poker players. He further solidified his ground as one of the most prolific and best-mixed game players in the world.

He was also recorded as a double champion at this year’s WCOOP on PokerStars, and this time he claimed the title boosting his career records just one title away from ‘aDrENaline710’ on the All-time WCOOP titles list.

The 33-year old pro also won five Spring Championship of Online Poker events on PokerStars. Additionally, four World Series of Poker (WSOP) bracelets with the biggest win being the $25,000 PLO 8-Handed High Roller event in 2018 where he walked out with more than a million dollars.

The US-born player sits at 12th on the All-Time money list of New York with total live earnings of $7.5+ million, including the recent $778,300 win in the $25,000 High Roller event at the Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open pushing him over the $7-million mark. The limit to his success knows no boundaries right now.

Deeb’s major online titles

  1. 2008 – WCOOP-25: $320+R PLO, $500K GTD – $144,113
  2. 2010 – SCOOP-17-M: $162+R PLO [6-Max, $250K GTD] – $62,252
  3. 2010 – WCOOP-28: $1,050 NL Hold’em, $1M GTD – $243,610
  4. 2012 – SCOOP-38-H: $2,100 HORSE [$100K GTD] – $46,325
  5. 2015 – WCOOP-44: $215 NL Hold’em [4-Max], $400K GTD – $68,000
  6. 2016 – WCOOP-12: $1,050 NL 5-Card Draw Championship, $75,000 GTD – $22,186
  7. 2018 – WCOOP-22-H: $1,050 PLO8 [8-Max], $150K GTD – $38,089
  8. 2018 – WCOOP-59-H: $2,100 PLO8 [6-Max], $300K GTD – $69,011
  9. 2019 – WCOOP-09-H: $1,050 NL 5-Card Draw, $50K GTD – $10,500

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