Tristan Wade

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Tristan Wade
Nickname(s) Cre8ive (Full Tilt Poker and PokerStars)
Residence Boynton Beach/Orlando, Florida
Born 1984 or 1985
Boynton Beach, Florida
World Series of Poker
Bracelet(s) 1
Final table(s) 5
Money finish(es) 24
Highest ITM
Main Event finish
113, 2010
World Poker Tour
Money finish(es) 2
European Poker Tour
Money finish(es) 1
Information accurate as of 2015-10-1.

Tristan Wade is an American professional poker player from Boynton Beach, Florida. He won his first World Series of Poker bracelet at the 2011 World Series of Poker Europe.[1] In addition to a bracelet, 2011 saw Wade earn his first 3 World Series of Poker (WSOP) final tables, with two at the summer 2011 World Series of Poker before his fall bracelet in Europe.[2] Wade is also an instructor at Deepstacks University.[3] Wade is an alumnus of University of Central Florida where he earned a bachelor of science degree in psychology.[2] WSOP.com lists him as a resident of Boynton Beach, Florida,[2] while Hendon mob claims he is from Orlando, Florida.[1] Wade made his first trip to Europe at the age of 26 in 2011 because of Black Friday, which has limited his play in the United States.[4]

Career[edit]

His first professional live game in the money finish was a 25th-place finish in the 2,998-person $1,500 June 2 – 4, 2007 World Series of Poker No-Limit Hold'em Event 3 for a prize of $23,735.[1][2][5]

His biggest win at PokerStars was the February 10, 2009 1156-person $150 + $12 Nightly Hundred Grand No-limit Hold'em tournament for a prize of $31,732.[6][7] His largest win at Full Tilt Poker was the March 8, 2008 341-person $300 + $22 $90,000 Guarantee No-limit Hold'em tournament for a prize of $24,347.[7][8] His largest online prizes have been $47,500 for 3rd in the February 28, 2010 998-person $500 + $30 PokerStars Sunday 500 No-limit Hold'em event and $46,115 for 3rd in the July 27, 2009 401-person $1,000 + $60 Full Tilt Poker $1K Monday event.[7][9][10]

World Series of Poker[edit]

World Series of Poker bracelets
Year Tournament Prize (US$)
2011E €3,200 buy-in No Limit hold 'em Shootout €182,048

An "E" following a year denotes bracelet(s) won at the World Series of Poker Europe

World Series of Poker results
Year Cashes Final Tables Bracelets
2007 1
2008 3
2009 1
2010 4
2011 2 2
2011 E 2 1 1
2012 4 1
2012 E 1
2013 1
2014 2
2015 3 1

His first WSOP final table was a 7th-place finish in the 3,157-person $1,500 June 11 – 13, 2011 World Series of Poker No-Limit Hold'em Event 18 for a prize of $94,700.[1][2][11] His first WSOP bracelet was in the 258-player €3,200 October 11 – 13, 2011 No-Limit Shootout Event 4 at the 2011 WSOP Europe for a prize of €182,048.[12]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Tristan Wade". TheHendonMob.com. Retrieved October 13, 2011. 
  2. ^ a b c d e "Tristan Wade". World Series of Poker. Retrieved October 13, 2011. 
  3. ^ Arnett, Kristy (March 2, 2011). "Bet Sizing With Tristan Wade". Poker News. Retrieved October 14, 2011. 
  4. ^ Showell, Matthew (October 1, 2011). "Wade Joins US Grinders for Post-Black Friday World Tour". Poker Listings. Retrieved October 14, 2011. 
  5. ^ "2007 38th Annual World Series of Poker: Saturday, June 02, 2007 to Monday, June 04, 2007: No-Limit Hold'em (Event 3)". World Series of Poker. June 4, 2007. Retrieved October 14, 2011. 
  6. ^ "PokerStars: Nightly Hundred Grand". Card Player. February 10, 2009. Retrieved October 14, 2011. 
  7. ^ a b c "Tristan Wade". Card Player. Retrieved October 14, 2011. 
  8. ^ "Full Tilt Poker: $90,000 Guarantee". Card Player. March 8, 2008. Retrieved October 14, 2011. 
  9. ^ "PokerStars: Sunday 500". Card Player. February 28, 2010. Retrieved October 14, 2011. 
  10. ^ "Full Tilt Poker: $1K Monday". Card Player. July 27, 2009. Retrieved October 14, 2011. 
  11. ^ "2011 42nd Annual World Series of Poker: Saturday, June 11, 2011 to Monday, June 13, 2011: Event #18: No-Limit Hold'em". World Series of Poker. June 13, 2011. Retrieved October 14, 2011. 
  12. ^ "2011 World Series of Poker Europe: Tuesday, October 11, 2011 to Thursday, October 13, 2011: Event #4: No Limit Hold'em SHOOTOUT". WSOP.com. October 13, 2011. Retrieved October 14, 2011. 

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