Pat Poels

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Pat Poels
Pat Poels.jpg
Pat Poels after winning his first bracelet at the 2005 World Series of Poker.
Residence Mesa, Arizona
World Series of Poker
Bracelet(s) 2
Money finish(es) 11
Highest ITM
Main Event finish
253rd, 2005
World Poker Tour
Title(s) None
Final table(s) None
Money finish(es) 2

Patrick (Pat) Poels (born c.1968) is an American professional poker player from Mesa, Arizona and a two-time World Series of Poker bracelet winner.[1] He currently leads the engineering team at Eventbrite as the VP of Engineering.[2]

Poels won the 2005 World Series of Poker (WSOP) $1500 Limit Omaha Hi-Low Split 8 or Better event earning $270,100, defeating two-time bracelet winner John Lukas in the heads-up play. Then a year later he won his second bracelet in the $1,000 Seven Card Stud Hi-Low Split 8 or Better event. event.[1]

As of 2009, his total live tournament winnings exceed $900,000.[3]

World Series of Poker bracelets[edit]

Year Event Prize Money
2005 $1,500 Limit Omaha Hi-Low Split 8 or Better $270,100 [4]
2006 $1,000 7 Card Stud Hi-Low Split 8 or Better $172,091[5]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b James, Murphy (2006-01-01). "Turning Poker Pro is a Family Decision: Pat and Laura Poels". PokerNews.com. Retrieved 2008-03-28. 
  2. ^ "Patrick Poels LinkedIn Profile". Retrieved 2012-04-16. 
  3. ^ Butt, Robert. "Patrick Poels - Stats". The Hendon Mob. Retrieved 2008-03-28. 
  4. ^ Butt, Robert. "2005 World Series of Poker $1500 Limit Omaha Hi-Low Split 8 or Better event results". The Hendon Mob. Retrieved 2008-03-28. 
  5. ^ Butt, Robert. "2006 World Series of Poker $1,000 7 Card Stud Hi-Low Split 8 or Better event results". The Hendon Mob. Retrieved 2008-03-28. 

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