Norwegian poker participant
Annette Obrestad on the EPT German Open in Spielbank Hohensyburg, Dortmund
|Nickname(s)||Annette_15, The Huntress|
|Born||18 September 1988|
|World Sequence of Poker|
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|European Poker Tour|
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). 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.
Annette Obrestad began her poker profession on-line when she was solely fifteen years outdated utilizing the net screen-name “Annette_15.”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, she received over $500,000 on Pokerstars, $200,000 on UltimateBet, and $136,000 on Full Tilt Poker. Pocketfives.com, a website that tracks on-line poker, ranked her quantity 51 in 2008. She additionally has been the positioning’s top-ranked participant previously.
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.” 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. 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
On 17 September 2007 Obrestad received the inaugural World Sequence of Poker Europe Major Occasion the day earlier than her 19th birthday. 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. Obrestad at the moment holds second place amongst Norwegian poker gamers within the all-time cash checklist in reside tournaments.
|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
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 PokerStars.com European Poker Tour Dublin occasion to Reuben Peters, after holding the chip lead all through many of the last desk.
As of 2020[update], her whole reside match winnings exceeded $3.9 million.