Chris Moorman

Chris Moorman

Chris Moorman

267 global poker index

1 world poker tour index

$8,867,499 total poker live earnings

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Profile

name
Chris Moorman
Nationality
United Kingdom
GPI Rank
267
WPT Wins
1
total poker live earnings
$8,867,499

Biography

Chris Moorman is a British professional poker player residing in Brighton. Moorman was initially famous for his results at the online poker tables playing under the nickname Moorman1 before he proved himself in live tournaments as well with a memorable performance at the 2011 World Series of Poker when he made three final tables, including a second-place finish at the WSOP Europe 10,000 Main Event in Cannes, France.

Intro

Moorman was born in 1985. He started playing poker online and built his bankroll from scratch. He took off by placing second in an online freeroll for $70 and things went on from there. He boasts a record of nearly $15 million in online winnings, while his live tournament earnings exceed $5.3 million. Moorman notched his first significant live tournament win in 2014 when he shipped the WPT LA Poker Classic Main Event. In 2017, Moorman won his first WSOP gold bracelet.

World Series of Poker

Although Moorman’s first WSOP cash came in 2008, it wasn’t until 2011 that he became a notable on the live tournament circuit. He started the year by final tabling the Aussie Millions Main Event and then went to Las Vegas for the summer where he cashed in five events making two final table runs. Moorman finished third in the $2,500 No-Limit Hold’em / Six Handed event for more than $270,000 and then bested his record by reaching the runner-up position in the $10,000 No-Limit Hold’em / Six Handed Championship collecting more than $700,000.

Just after the World Series in Vegas, Moorman traveled to Cannes, France for the WSOP Europe. Moorman scored his second runner-up finish in the Main Event taking home 800,000. A year later, in 2012 Moorman came back to Vegas for three more cashes including the 358th place finish in the Main Event for more than $30,000.

Moorman finally reached the winners circle in 2017 for the first time in a WSOP gold bracelet event after he shipped the $3,000 No-Limit Holdem Six-Handed event for nearly $500,000. He picked up a second bracelet during WSOP Online 2021 when he won Event #29: No Limit Hold’em 8-Max Turbo Deepstack Championship.

In 2023, Moorman went on a run to the top ten of the WPT World Championship at Wynn Las Vegas. The tournament offered a whopping $40 million guarantee and drew 3,835 runners for the popular December tournament. Moorman was among the chip leaders with nine remaining on Day 6 and had locked up at least $566,900.

Other Achievements

In 2011 Moorman made the Aussie Millions Main Event Final Table. He finished the tournament in seventh place collecting A$175,000 ($173,079) for his first six-figure cash. After his run in the 2011 WSOP, Moorman notched another six-figure cash in 2012 with a runner-up performance in the EPT Berlin 10,300 No-Limit Holdem - 8 Max Re-Entry for 145,200 ($189,824).

Moorman nailed down his first major win in 2014 when he shipped the WPT LA Poker Classic $10,000 Main Event for $1,015,460. He is also known for winning some of the bigge/st online tournaments as well as scoring multiple six-figure cashes.

Did you know?

  • In 2011 Moorman came very close to becoming the WSOP Player of the Year, but eventually lost the race to Ben Lamb.
  • Moorman is considered to be one of the most successful online tournament poker players. ccording to some sources, his online tournament winnings are nearly $15 million.
  • Moorman captained his University billiards team to the UK National Championship in his Senior year.

PokerNews Covered Events

Event Place Prize
2023 WPT World Championship at Wynn Las Vegas$10,400 WPT World Championship 4th $2,095,300
2023 WSOP ParadiseEvent #4: $1,000 Mini Main Event 333rd $1,700
2023 WSOP ParadiseEvent #1: $1,500 Mystery Millions 53rd $11,800
2023 NAPT Las Vegas$1,650 Main Event 134th $2,980
2023 World Series of PokerEvent #88: $1,500 The Closer 15th $29,910
2023 World Series of PokerOnline Event #16: $600 Online Deepstack Championship 75th $2,097
2023 World Series of PokerEvent #62: $1,500 Mixed No-Limit Hold’em/Pot-Limit Omaha 151st $3,328
2023 World Series of PokerEvent #68: $1,000 Super Turbo Bounty 230th $1,477
2023 World Series of PokerEvent #53: $1,500 Millionaire Maker 1524th $2,400
2023 World Series of PokerEvent #44: $3,000 No-Limit Hold’em 69th $10,853
2023 World Series of PokerEvent #39: $1,500 Monster Stack 432nd $4,725
2023 World Series of PokerOnline Event #7: $500 PLO 6-Max 118th $807
2023 PokerStars Players No-Limit Hold’em Championship2023 PokerStars Players No-Limit Hold’em Championship 26th $107,500
PokerStars WCOOP 2022WCOOP 92-H: $10,300 NLHE World Championship of NLHE / Main Event, $7M Gtd 28th $45,447
2022 PokerStars EPT London3,000 Platinum Pass Mystery Bounty 32nd £4,150
2022 WSOP OnlineEvent #33: $500 Fall Finale 48th $1,497
2022 World Series of PokerEvent #49: $2,000 No-Limit Hold’em 128th $4,355
2022 World Series of PokerEvent #37: $1,500 MILLIONAIRE MAKER No-Limit Hold’em 809th $2,625
2022 Wynn Millions$1,600 Mystery Bounty $1,500,000 GTD 151st $3,193
2021 World Series of PokerEvent #83: $1,500 The Closer 8th $44,740
2021 World Series of PokerEvent #67: $10,000 No-Limit Hold’em Main Event World Championship 432nd $26,700
2021 Wynn Fall Classic$3,500 NLH Championship 7th $123,360
2021 World Series of PokerEvent #43: $1,000 Double Stack 497th $1,602
2021 World Series of PokerEvent #25: $5,000 6-Handed No-Limit Hold’em 62nd $8,794
2021 World Series of PokerWSOP.com (NV/NJ) Online Bracelet $400 NL Holdem Ultra Deepstack 2x Re-entry 167th
2021 GGPoker WSOP Online Bracelet EventsEvent #28: $2,100 Bounty Championship No-Limit Hold’em 7th $33,496
2021 GGPoker WSOP Online Bracelet EventsEvent #5: $315 Bounty No-Limit Hold’em Deepstack 72nd $1,136
2021 GGPoker WSOP Online Bracelet EventsEvent #6: $200 FLIP & GO NO-Limit Hold’em Go Stage, $1M GTD 4th $53,898
2021 WSOP.com Online Bracelet EventsEvent #29: $800 NLH 8-Max turbo Deepstack Championship 1st $102,406
2021 WSOP.com Online Bracelet EventsEvent #23: $500 NLH Turbo 83rd $874
2021 WSOP.com Online Bracelet EventsEvent #5: $1,000 NLH 8-Max 34th $3,179
$10,000 Wynn Millions ($10M GTD)$10,000 Wynn Millions ($10M GTD) 127th $25,091
MSPT Venetian $1,600 Main Event ($2M GTD)MSPT Venetian $1,600 Main Event ($2M GTD) 49th $7,737
2021 Wynn Spring ClassicWynn Spring Classic $1M GTD Championship 8th $45,760
2020 GGPoker WSOP Winter Online CircuitWSOPC #10: $400 CHRISTMAS PLOSSUS, $1.225M Gtd. 9th $17,892
2020 GGPoker WSOP Winter Online CircuitWSOPC #5: $600 Pot-Limit Omaha 153rd $1,001
2020 GGPoker WSOP Online Bracelet EventsEvent #78: $1,000 Turbo No Limit Hold’em 6-Handed 168th $2,358
2020 GGPoker WSOP Online Bracelet EventsEvent #77: $5,000 No Limit Hold’em Main Event, $25M GTD 662nd $11,834
2020 GGPoker WSOP Online Bracelet EventsEvent #76: $400 FORTY STACK No Limit Hold’em 421st $1,071
2020 GGPoker WSOP Online Bracelet EventsEvent #75: $300 Double Stack No Limit Hold’em 43rd $2,445
2020 GGPoker WSOP Online Bracelet EventsEvent #69: $1,500 Marathon No Limit Hold’em 163rd $3,243
2020 GGPoker WSOP Online Bracelet EventsEvent #66: $800 Pot Limit Omaha 183rd $1,694
2020 GGPoker WSOP Online Bracelet EventsEvent #65: $600 No Limit Hold’em Deepstack Championship 135th $1,991
2020 GGPoker WSOP Online Bracelet EventsEvent #60: $525 Bounty No Limit Hold’em 6-Handed 69th $1,573
2020 GGPoker WSOP Online Bracelet EventsEvent #59: $2,500 Double Stack No Limit Hold’em 111th $5,478
2020 GGPoker WSOP Online Bracelet EventsEvent #58: $5,000 No Limit Hold’em 6-Handed Championship 2nd $398,393
2020 GGPoker WSOP Online Bracelet EventsEvent #55: HK$8,000 No Limit Hold’em Asia Championship, HK$8M GTD 270th $2,855
2020 GGPoker WSOP Online Bracelet EventsEvent #52: $1,000 No Limit Hold’em 139th $2,770
2020 WSOP.com Online Bracelet EventsEvent #26: $500 No-Limit Hold’em Grande Finale 153rd $1,351
2020 WSOP.com Online Bracelet EventsEvent #25: $500 No-Limit Hold’em Summer Saver 92nd $1,358
2020 WSOP.com Online Bracelet EventsEvent #23: $500 No-Limit Hold’em Knockout 36th $2,248
2020 WSOP.com Online Bracelet EventsEvent #20: $500 PLO 6-Handed 4th $28,601
2020 WSOP.com Online Bracelet EventsEvent #19: $400 No-Limit Hold’em 245th $825
2020 WSOP.com Online Bracelet EventsEvent #18: $1,000 No-Limit Hold’em 8-Handed Turbo DeepStack 27th $5,157
2020 WSOP.com Online Bracelet EventsEvent #17: $777 No-Limit Hold’em 33rd $4,159
2020 WSOP.com Online Bracelet EventsEvent #13: $1,500 No-Limit Hold’em High Roller Freezeout 86th $2,220
2020 WSOP.com Online Bracelet EventsEvent #9: $1,000 No-Limit Hold’em 6-Max 139th $1,656
2020 WSOP.com Online Bracelet EventsEvent #4: $500 No-Limit Hold’em Super Turbo 134th $796
2019 PokerStars.es EPT Barcelona2,200 EPT National High Roller 158th €4,190
2019 PokerStars.es EPT Barcelona1,100 EPT National 373rd €2,450
2019 World Series of PokerEvent #80: $1,500 Mixed No-Limit Hold’em, Pot Limit Omaha 187th $2,250
2019 World Series of PokerEvent #59: $600 No-Limit Hold’em Deepstack Championship 308th $1,738
2019 World Series of PokerEvent #42: $600 Mixed No-Limit Hold’em / Pot-Limit Omaha Deepstack 341st $875
2019 World Series of PokerEvent #37: $800 No-Limit Hold’em Deepstack 290th $1,422
2019 World Series of PokerEvent #30: $1,000 Pot-Limit Omaha 179th $1,636
2019 World Series of PokerEvent #25: $600 Pot-Limit Omaha Deepstack 57th $3,008
2018 Caribbean Poker Party$5,300 Main Event 164th $12,500
2018 PokerStars.es EPT BarcelonaMain Event 231st €8,900
2018 World Series of PokerEvent #75: $1,500 The Closer No-Limit Hold’em (30 minute levels) - $1 Million Guarantee 188th $3,515
2018 World Series of PokerEvent #65: $10,000 No-Limit Hold’em MAIN EVENT - World Championship 273rd $42,980
2018 World Series of PokerEvent #62: $888 Crazy Eights No-Limit Hold’em 8-Handed - $888,888 Guaranteed 1st Place 23rd $27,661
2018 World Series of PokerEvent #45: Big Blind Antes $1,000 No-Limit Hold’em (30 minute levels) 181st $1,621
2018 World Series of PokerEvent #34: $1,000 DOUBLE STACK No-Limit Hold’em 638th $1,717
2018 World Series of PokerEvent #24: $2,620 THE MARATHON No-Limit Hold’em 60th $9,616
2018 World Series of PokerEvent #21: $1,500 No-Limit Hold’em MILLIONAIRE MAKER 191st $6,654
2018 World Series of PokerEvent #7: $565 COLOSSUS No-Limit Holdem th $1,118
2018 World Series of PokerEvent #3: $3,000 No-Limit Hold’em SHOOTOUT 17th $6,302
2018 partypoker LIVE MILLIONS North America$1,100 Open 3rd 88,000 CAD
2018 partypoker LIVE MILLIONS North America$10,300 High Roller 8th 35,000 CAD
2018 partypoker LIVE MILLIONS Grand Final Barcelona2,700 Warm Up 8th €32,000
2018 PokerStars Caribbean Adventure$1,650 National Championship 8th $10,640
2017 World Series of PokerEvent #64: $1,500 No-Limit Hold’em/Pot-Limit Omaha 8-Handed Mix 17th $8,137
2017 World Series of PokerEvent #60: $888 Crazy Eights No-Limit Hold’em 8-Handed 874th $1,496
2017 World Series of PokerEvent #43: $1,500 No-Limit Hold’em SHOOTOUT 113th $4,837
2017 World Series of PokerEvent #45: $5,000 No-Limit Hold’em (30 minute levels) 18th $17,196
2017 World Series of PokerEvent #27: $3,000 No-Limit Hold’em 6-Handed 1st $498,682
2017 World Series of PokerEvent #20: $1,500 No-Limit Hold’em MILLIONAIRE MAKER 834th $2,659
2017 World Series of PokerEvent #5: THE COLOSSUS III - $565 No-Limit Hold’em 285th $4,418
2017 partypokerLIVE Millions Dusk Till DawnMain Event 251st £5,000
2017 888Live Easter Edition LondonMain Event 13th £1,580
2017 PokerStars Festival LondonHigh Roller 29th £3,660
2016 888Live Poker Festival London2,000 High Roller 4th £10,300
2016 PokerStars.es EPT Season 13 Barcelona5,300 Main Event 346th €5,630
2014 partypoker World Poker Tour United KingdomMain Event 42nd £6,000
2014 PokerStars.com EPT Season 11 London4,250 Main Event 38th £11,400
2013 World Series of PokerEvent #53: $1,500 No-Limit Hold’em 196th $3,345
2013 World Series of PokerEvent #45: $1,500 Ante-Only No-Limit Hold’em 5th $44,227
2013 World Series of PokerEvent #27: $3,000 No Limit Hold’em (Mixed Max) 51st $5,666
2013 World Series of PokerEvent #11: $2,500 No-Limit Hold’em (Six Handed) 25th $11,435
2013 PokerStars.com EPT LondonMain Event 8th £57,000
2012 World Series of PokerEvent 61: $10,000 No-Limit Hold’em Main Event 358th $32,871
2012 World Series of PokerEvent 54: $1,000 No-Limit Hold’em 142nd $3,015
2012 World Series of PokerEvent 46: $2,500 No-Limit Hold’em 10th $5,703
2012 Aussie Millions$1,000 No-Limit Hold’em Six Handed 20th 4,155 AUD
2011 PokerStars.com EPT PragueMain Event 15th €23,000
2011 World Series of Poker EuropeEvent #7: 10,400 Main Event Championship 2nd €800,000
2011 World Series of PokerEvent #46: $10,000 No-Limit Holdem / Six Handed Championship 2nd $716,282
2011 World Series of PokerEvent #35: $5,000 Pot-Limit Omaha / Six Handed 11th $30,024
2011 World Series of PokerEvent #26: $2,500 No-Limit Hold’em / Six Handed 3rd $271,800
2011 World Series of PokerEvent #18: $1,500 No-Limit Hold’em 66th $8,012
2011 World Series of PokerEvent #7: $10,000 Pot-Limit Hold’em Championship 18th $25,348
2011 Aussie MillionsEvent #9: Aussie Millions Main Event 7th 175,000 AUD
World Series of Poker Europe 2010Event #1: 2,650 Six-Handed No-Limit Hold’em 12th £9,608
2010 World Series of PokerEvent #35: $10,000 Heads Up No-Limit Hold’em Championship 15th $38,424
2010 World Series of PokerEvent #26: $2,500 No-Limit Hold’em / Six Handed 53rd $8,046
2010 World Series of PokerEvent #5: $1,500 No-Limit Hold’em 120th $3,516
2009 World Series of PokerEvent 24 - $1,500 No Limit Hold’em 201st $2,839
2008 World Series of PokerEvent 36 - $1,500 No-Limit Hold’em 189th $3,006
2008 World Series of PokerEvent 7 - $2,000 No-Limit Hold’em 124th $4,056