Scott Seiver

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Scott Seiver
Scott Seiver.jpg
Seiver after winning his bracelet at the 2008 World Series of Poker
Nickname(s) mastrblastr / Gunning4you
Residence Las Vegas, Nevada
World Series of Poker
Bracelet(s) 1
Money finish(es) 22
Highest ITM
Main Event finish
None
World Poker Tour
Title(s) 1
Final table(s) 1
Money finish(es) 3
Information accurate as of 8 January 2013.

Scott Seiver (born April 14, 1985 in Columbus, Ohio) is a professional poker player from Cold Spring Harbor, New York, now residing in Las Vegas, Nevada who won the 2008 World Series of Poker $5,000 No Limit Hold'em event[1] and is the winner of the $25,100 buy-in High Roller event at the 2010 L.A. Poker Classic.[2] On July 11, 2014, Seiver is ranked #10 on the Global Poker Index. His highest rank was #2, in May 2014. [3]

Live poker[edit]

Seiver, with twelve cashes at the World Series of Poker (WSOP), won his bracelet in the 2008 WSOP $5,000 No Limit Hold'em event earning $755,891.[2]

Seiver's other poker accomplishments include winning the $25,100 buy-in High Roller event at the 2010 L.A. Poker Classic earning $425,330 in a final table that included runner-up Daniel Alaei, Jason Mercier (3rd), Lee Markholt (4th), Tommy Vedes (5th) and Will Molson (6th).[2]

In 2009 he finished 3rd in the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure $24,500 No Limit Hold'em - High Roller event earning $137,000 and later that year won the $5,000 No Limit Hold'em event at the 2009 Doyle Brunson Five Diamond World Poker Classic earning $218,008.[2]

In 2010 he came in 4th in the $25,000 Invitational High Roller Bounty Shootout earning along with the bounties a total of $215,000 at the 2010 Deep Stack Extravaganza,[2] later he finished 4th at the Main Event of the 2010 PokerStars.net North American Poker Tour (NAPT) at Mohegan Sun earning $190,000.[4]

In May 2011, Scott Seiver won the Season IX WPT World Championship. He defeated Farzad Bonyadi heads-up, earning $1,618,344.

On January 8, 2013, Seiver won the 2013 PokerStars Caribbean Adventure Super High Roller event for $2,003,480.

On June 29th 2014, He finished 6th in the $1,000,000 The Big One for One Drop at the 2014 World Series of Poker.

As of August 2014, his total live tournament winnings exceeds $12,600,000.[5]


World Series of Poker bracelets[edit]

Year Event Prize Money
2008 $5,000 No Limit Hold'em $755,891

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Lucchesi, Ryan (2008-06-13). "WSOP: Scott Seiver Wins Event No. 21". CardPlayer.com. Retrieved 2010-06-07. 
  2. ^ a b c d e Butt, Robert. "Scott Seiver - results". TheHendonMob.com. Retrieved 2010-06-07. 
  3. ^ Scott Seiver's GPI profile
  4. ^ Butt, Robert. "$ 4,700 No Limit Hold'em - Main Event". TheHendonMob.com. Retrieved 2010-06-07. 
  5. ^ "Scott Seiver - stats". TheHendonMob.com. Retrieved 2014-05-03. 

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