..

Annette Obrestad Joins Team Full Tilt Poker

Written by:
Ace King
Published on:
May/02/2010
Annette Obrestad

Winner of the first ever World Series of Poker Europe and the youngest champion at the time, Annette Obrestad, has signed on with Team Full Tilt Poker.

The 21-year old who famously deposited $9 into her online poker account and turned it into millions will represent Full Tilt Poker at this year's World Series of Poker in Las Vegas.

"(I am) Sooo excited to be part of my favorite online site," Obrestad said about the signing.

The Norwegian poker phenom came close to winning her second major live title in November 2007, finishing in second place earning €297,800 ($431,184) at the 2007 PokerStars.com European Poker Tour Dublin event to Reuben Peters.

Ace King, Gambling911.com 

Poker News

Suspect Arrested in Poker Pro Susie Q Murder Case

Suspect Arrested in Poker Pro Susie Q Murder Case

A 60-year-old Michigan man has been arrested in connection to the death of professional poker player Susie "Susie Q" Zhao, authorities said.

Kid Poker, Doug Polk Agree to Settle Long Running Fued....With Game of Poker

Kid Poker, Doug Polk Agree to Settle Long Running Fued....With Game of Poker

Poker pro Daniel Negreanu has accepted a challenge to play fellow pro and Youtuber Doug Polk following a long-running feud between the two men.

Michigan Authorities Exploring Poker Ties in Brutal Murder of Susie Zhao

Michigan Authorities Exploring Poker Ties in Brutal Murder of Susie Zhao

“We’re looking at every avenue — whether it was part of her hitchhiking — she used to hitchhike quite a bit. She got rides with people she didn’t know frequently,” a police spokesperson said.

FBI Investigating Poker Pro Murder, Body Set on Fire

FBI Investigating Poker Pro Murder, Body Set on Fire

The charred body of Zhao, 33, was found in a Michigan recreation area about an hour away from Detroit July 13 with the tragic news only going public in recent days.

Pro Poker Player Set on Fire

Police asked the public for help in a grisly killing of a female pro poker player in Michigan.

Syndicate