Will Durkee

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William Durkee
Will Durkee.jpg
Durkee, after winning the $2,000 No Limit Hold'em event at the 2007 World Series of Poker
ResidencePittsburgh, PA
Bornc. 1983 (age 35–36)
World Series of Poker
Money finish(es)7
Highest ITM
Main Event finish
World Poker Tour
Final table(s)None
Money finish(es)1

William Durkee (born c. 1983) is a graduate student at the Northwestern University in Chicago, Illinois . He graduated from the University of Virginia in 2005 with a degree in economics. He graduated with "Honorable Mention All-American" honors in wrestling and "Academic All-American."

In 2007, he won a World Series of Poker bracelet in the $2,000 No-Limit Hold'em event, Later that year, Durkee finished 13th in the World Series of Poker Europe Main Event, earning £38,010 ($76,542).[1]

As of 2008, Durkee has earned over $750,000 in live tournament play.[1] His seven cashes at the WSOP account for $715,422 of those winnings.[2]

World Series of Poker bracelets[edit]

Year Tournament Prize (US$)
2007 $2,000 No-Limit Hold'em $566,916


  1. ^ a b Butt, Robert. "William Durkee – results". The Hendon Mob. Retrieved May 14, 2008.
  2. ^ World Series of Poker Earnings, worldseriesofpoker.com