Brent Carter

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Brent Carter
Residence Treasure Island, Florida, U.S.
Born September 28, 1948 (1948-09-28) (age 68)
World Series of Poker
Bracelet(s) 2
Money finish(es) 46
Highest ITM
Main Event finish
3rd, 1995
World Poker Tour
Title(s) None
Final table(s) None
Money finish(es) 2
Information accurate as of 24 July 2009.

Brent R. Carter (born September 28, 1948)[1] is an American professional poker player from Oak Park, Illinois who has won two World Series of Poker bracelets. He now lives in Treasure Island, Florida.

Poker career[edit]

Carter first finished in the money of a World Series of Poker (WSOP) event in 1991 in the $1,500 seven-card stud event. He won his first bracelet the same year in the $1,500 No Limit Texas hold 'em event, defeating O'Neil Longson in the final heads-up confrontation. He won a second bracelet in 1994 at the $1,500 limit Omaha event. Carter also won a Hall of Fame tournament bracelet in Ace-to-Five Lowball Draw.

Carter finished in the money of the WSOP $10,000 No Limit Texas Hold'em main event in 1991 (15th), 1992 (31st) and 1995 (3rd).

In 1995, Carter won the Best All-Around Player Award at the Four Queens Poker Classic.

On September 10, 2008, Carter, who uses the name '92848' on PokerStars, won a World Championship of Online Poker bracelet in event #11, a $320 buy-in Pot-Limit Omaha Hi/Lo tournament. He bested a field of 1,733 players to win the $88,383 first prize.[2]

As of 2009, his total live tournament winnings exceed $2,900,000.[3] His 46 cashes at the WSOP account for $1,286,821 of those winnings.[4]

World Series of Poker bracelets[edit]

Year Tournament Prize (US$)
1991 $1,500 No Limit Hold'em $166,800
1994 $1,500 Pot Limit Omaha $169,200

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hartness, John (2008-09-18). "Brent "92848" Carter picks up a WCOOP Bracelet for his Birthday in Event #11!". pokerstarsblog.com. Retrieved 2010-07-14. 
  2. ^ Pokerstarsblog.com: Brent "92848" Carter picks up a WCOOP Bracelet for his Birthday
  3. ^ Hendon Mob tournament results
  4. ^ World Series of Poker Earnings, worldseriesofpoker.com