Owais Ahmed

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Not to be confused with Owais Ahmed Ghani.
Owais Ahmed
Residence Irvine, California, U.S.
Born c. 1983 (age 31–32)
Karachi, Pakistan
World Series of Poker
Bracelet(s) 1
Final table(s) 5
Money finish(es) 15
Highest ITM
Main Event finish
World Poker Tour
Title(s) None
Final table(s) 1
Money finish(es) 1
Information accurate as of 15 July 2014.

Owais Ahmed (Urdu: اویس احمد , born c. 1983) is a Pakistani professional poker player from Anaheim, CA. He won his first World Series of Poker bracelet at the 2011 World Series of Poker where he finished in the money in five mixed game events.[1]

World Series of Poker[edit]

World Series of Poker results
Year Cashes Final Tables Bracelets
2010 2 1
2011 5 2 1
2012 2
2013 3 2
2014 3
World Series of Poker bracelets
Year Tournament Prize (US$)
2011 $2,500 Omaha hold 'em/Seven Card Stud Hi/Lo $ 255,959

Ahmed made the final table of his first WSOP in the money finish with a 5th place finish in the 2010 408-player $1,500 Seven Card Stud Event 21 for a prize of $29,809.[2] Prior to winning his first bracelet the following year, this was his highest prize.[1] In 2011, he notched a 1st place finish to earn his first bracelet at a final table that included Scotty Nguyen and a heads up match against Michael Mizrachi at the 450-player $2,500 Omaha/Seven Card Stud Hi-Low-8 or Better Event 47 for a prize of $255,959.[3] He overcame a three-to-one chip deficit against Mizrachi at the start of heads up play.[4]


Ahmed, was born in Karachi, Pakistan, lives in Irvine, California, and works as a data warehouse analyst and a supply chain manager.[5]


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