Thang Luu

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Thang Luu
Thang Luu.jpg
Luu after winning the $1,500 Omaha Hi-Low Split-8 or Better event at the 2008 World Series of Poker
Nickname(s) Tiger Luu
Residence Las Vegas, Nevada
World Series of Poker
Bracelet(s) 2
Money finish(es) 5
Highest ITM
Main Event finish
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Thang Luu is a Vietnamese American professional poker player who won the 2008 World Series of Poker $1,500 Omaha Hi-Low Split-8 or Better event and repeated as champion in the same event at the 2009 World Series of Poker. He finished runner-up in the same event at the 2007 World Series of Poker.

As of 2008, his total live tournament winnings exceed $750,000.[1]

World Series of Poker[edit]

Luu has five cashes at the World Series of Poker (WSOP) including finishing runner-up to Frankie O'Dell at the 2007 World Series of Poker $2,000 Omaha Hi-Low Split-8 or Better event.

In June 2008, Luu won his first World Series of Poker bracelet in the $1,500 Omaha Hi-Low Split-8 or Better event at the 2008 World Series of Poker, earning $243,342. He collected his second bracelet by winning the same event again at the 2009 World Series of Poker, earning $263,135.

World Series of Poker bracelets[edit]

Year Event Prize Money
2008 $1,500 Omaha Hi-Low Split-8 or Better $243,342
2009 $1,500 Omaha Hi-Low Split-8 or Better $263,135

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "Thang Luu - results". TheHendonMob.com. Retrieved 2008-06-07.