Nenad Medić

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Nenad Medic
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Medic after winning the $10,000 Pot-Limit Hold'em World Championship at the 2008 World Series of Poker.
Nickname(s) Serb
Residence Niagara Falls, Ontario
World Series of Poker
Bracelet(s) 1
Money finish(es) 8
Highest ITM
Main Event finish
None
World Poker Tour
Title(s) 1
Final table(s) 4
Money finish(es) 15
Information accurate as of 27 December 2009.

Nenad Medić (Serbian Cyrillic: Ненад Медић) (born December 21, 1982 in Apatin, Serbia, SFR Yugoslavia) is a Serbian-Canadian professional poker player with a World Series of Poker bracelet and World Poker Tour Championship title. He resides in Niagara Falls, Ontario. Medic plays online poker under the alias Serb2127.[1]

Nenad Medic is 6'4 (about 196 cm), he also played basketball in college while attending the University of Waterloo and began playing poker with his teammates. Upon leaving college he began playing online poker professionally. He soon began finding success in tournaments, making his first WPT final table at the PokerStars.com Caribbean Poker Adventure in 2005. In January 2006 he made the final table at the Aussie Millions, finishing in 3rd place and earning $282,432. In November of that year he won his first WPT title at the World Poker Finals, earning $1,717,194. Medic again made the final table at the World Poker Finals in 2007, finishing in 3rd place and winning $486,367.

World Series of Poker[edit]

On June 1, at the first event of the 2008 World Series of Poker, Medic won his first World Series of Poker bracelet after defeating Andy Bloch during heads-up play in the $10,000 Pot-Limit Hold'em World Championship, earning $794,112. He accomplished this with a Final Table made up of professionals such as Phil Laak, Mike Sowers, Patrik Antonius, Mike Sexton and Kathy Liebert

World Series of Poker Bracelets[edit]

Year Tournament Prize (US$)
2008 $10,000 Pot-Limit Hold'em World Championship $794,112

As of 2010, his total live tournament winnings exceed $4,400,000.[2] His 8 cashes at the WSOP account for $912,048 of those winnings.[3]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Player Focus: serb2127 - Poker Verdict
  2. ^ CardPlayer.com Profile
  3. ^ World Series of Poker Earnings, worldseriesofpoker.com

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