Annette Obrestad – Wikipedia

Annette Obrestad - Wikipedia

Norwegian poker participant

Annette Obrestad
Annette Obrestad1 EPT.jpg

Annette Obrestad on the EPT German Open in Spielbank Hohensyburg, Dortmund

Nickname(s) Annette_15, The Huntress
Residence Sandnes, Norway
Born (1988-09-18) 18 September 1988 (age 32)
World Sequence of Poker
Bracelet(s) 1
Cash end(es) 10
Highest ITM
Major Occasion end
89th, 2013
European Poker Tour
Title(s) None
Remaining desk(s) 1
Cash end(es) 3
Info correct as of Three August 2014.

Annette Obrestad (born 18 September 1988) is a Norwegian YouTuber and poker participant. She is the youngest particular person to ever win a World Sequence of Poker bracelet, which she achieved on the 2007 World Sequence of Poker Europe (WSOPE).[1] She additionally runs a YouTube channel referred to as Annette’s Make-up Nook the place she posts make-up tutorials and evaluations, specializing in eyeshadow.

On-line poker[edit]

Annette Obrestad began her poker profession on-line when she was solely fifteen years outdated utilizing the net screen-name “Annette_15.” She claims she by no means needed to deposit cash on any on-line poker website, as an alternative making her preliminary on-line bankroll by profitable freeroll poker tournaments. Between September 2006 and February 2007,[citation needed] she received over $500,000 on Pokerstars, $200,000 on UltimateBet, and $136,000 on Full Tilt Poker.[citation needed], a website that tracks on-line poker, ranked her quantity 51 in 2008. She additionally has been the positioning’s top-ranked participant previously.[2]

In July 2007, Obrestad received a $four buy-in 180 particular person on-line sit-and-go the place she claims to have performed virtually all the match with out taking a look at her playing cards. She has stated she peeked at her playing cards as soon as throughout the match, when she was confronted with an all-in wager. She did this to indicate “simply how necessary it’s to play place and to concentrate to the gamers on the desk.”[3] On 2 March 2008 she received first place and $20,000 within the Stars Sunday Hundred Grand, a match with a buy-in of solely $11 however with a discipline of 20,000 gamers.[4] On eight June 2008, she received first place and $35,000 within the Betfair Sunday $125okay GTD Occasion. In December 2008 she received first place within the Final Guess $100okay GTD match. In Could 2010, she received the Sunday 500 for $87,400.

Oberstad beforehand allied with the Betfair poker site and Full Tilt Poker. On 24 April 2012, she signed with Lock Poker.

World Sequence of Poker Europe[edit]

On 17 September 2007 Obrestad received the inaugural World Sequence of Poker Europe Major Occasion the day earlier than her 19th birthday.[5] By profitable the one million-pound sterling (US$2.01 million on the time of the occasion) first prize she edged the report for a single-event payout to a feminine participant set beforehand by poker skilled Annie Duke when she received $2 million on the 2004 Match of Champions, which was an invitational occasion. Previous to the 2007 WSOPE, Obrestad had solely cashed in 4 different reside poker tournaments.[6] Obrestad at the moment holds second place amongst Norwegian poker gamers within the all-time cash checklist in reside tournaments.[7]

World Sequence of Poker Bracelets
12 months Match Prize
2007E £10,000 No Restrict Maintain’Em Occasion £1,000,000

An “E” following a yr denotes bracelet(s) received on the World Sequence of Poker Europe.

European Poker Tour[edit]

Obrestad got here near profitable her second main reside title in November 2007, ending in second place incomes €297,800 ($431,184) on the 2007 European Poker Tour Dublin occasion to Reuben Peters, after holding the chip lead all through many of the last desk.[8]

As of 2020, her whole reside match winnings exceeded $3.9 million.[9][10]

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