Sam Farha Net Worth

Sam Farha Net Worth is
$100 Million

Sam Farha Bio/Wiki 2017

Sam Farha, the well known professional poker player, has an estimated net worth of $100 million. He’s understood to have earned most of his net worth through his triumphs in many poker tournaments. He graduated in the University of Kansas with a degree in operation administration, and after that moved to Houston to assist his brother. A year after moving to Houston, Sam played his first poker game and went to win several thousand dollars. Soon after, he stepped down from his job and became a full time poker player. He hasn’t looked back since then.

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Quick Facts

Full NameSam Farha
Net Worth$100 million
Date Of Birth1959
ProfessionProfessional Poker Player
EducationUniversity of Kansas
NationalityLebanese
TV ShowsHigh Stakes Poker, National Heads-Up Poker Championship, Intercontinental Poker Championship, World Series of Poker 2003


Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Finishes 83rd (Out of 639 entrants) at the WPT Championship for $46,410. Also releases his book "Farha on Omaha" with Storms Reback, offering insight into the various games of Omaha. [April 2007]
2Wins his third gold bracelet, was well as $488,237 in the $10,000 Omaha Hi/Lo 8 OB Championship. This is the same tournament (At a $5,000 Buy-in) that he won for his second gold bracelet in 2006. Ironically, this was the first time he'd played in the event since winning the tournament in 2006, so, while he didn't win in consecutive years, he did win the tournament the first and second times he played in it. [June 2010]
3Finished in 5th place (Tie) at the National Heads-Up Poker Championship (winning $75,000) [March 2006]
4Takes 452nd - out of 7319 entrants - in the 2010 WSOP $10,000 main event, for $31,647. As of this tournament, his total poker winnings total $2,838,238. [July 2010]
5Finishes 6th (Out of 192 entrants) in the $10,000 WSOP Mixed event for $85,728, and 30th (Out of 453 entrants) in the 10,000 Heads-Up No Limit Hold 'Em event, for $21,657. [June 2008]
6Wins Second WSOP bracelet in the 2006 WSOP $5,000 Omaha 8 or Better event #12, also taking home a cash prize of $398,560 [July 2006]
7Took 316th place (Out of a field of 5,619 players) at the World Series of Poker main event in 2005. [July 2005]
8Finishes 3rd out of the 64 elite player field in the National Heads-Up Poker Championship, for $125,000. [March 2009]
9Real life Professional Poker Player. Runner up at the World Series of Poker in 2003. Called the "Humphrey Bogart" of Poker, due to a resemblance to the late actor.


Quotes

#Quote
1You have to gamble to win. If you don't gamble, you can't win.


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Filmography

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Intercontinental Poker Championship2006TV Series

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
2010 World Series of Poker2010TV SeriesHimself
National Heads-Up Poker Championship2010TV SeriesHimself (2010)
2009 World Series of Poker2009TV SeriesHimself
National Heads-Up Poker Championship2009TV SeriesHimself (2009)
2008 World Series of Poker2008TV SeriesHimself
National Heads-Up Poker Championship2008TV Mini-SeriesHimself
2007 World Series of Poker2007TV SeriesHimself
High Stakes Poker2006-2007TV SeriesHimself
National Heads-Up Poker Championship2007TV SeriesHimself (2007)
Lucky You2007Himself
World Poker Tour2003-2007TV SeriesHimself
Poker After Dark2007TV SeriesHimself
The Players at the Table2007Video documentary shortHimself
Intercontinental Poker Championship2006TV SeriesHimself
National Heads-Up Poker Championship2006TV SeriesHimself
2006 World Series of Poker2006TV SeriesHimself
2005 World Series of Poker2005TV SeriesHimself (2005)
National Heads-Up Poker Championship2005TV SeriesHimself
2004 World Series of Poker2004TV SeriesHimself (2004)
World Series of Poker2003TV SeriesHimself (2003)
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