Qui Nguyen (Vietnam)

Qui Nguyen (Vietnam)

'2016 World Champ'


Lifetime Tournament Earnings (Live)

$8 million

Career Highlights

  • 2016 WSOP Main Event World Champion


Qui Nguyen won the 2016 WSOP Main Event with an aggressive and unpredictable style of play.  But mostly, he just seemed to make the right moves at the right times.  Perhaps it was his gambling background that helped him bink the big one (he’s allegedly a pro backgammon player, if such a thing exists) Or maybe it was just the racoon hat.  We’ll never know.  Full bio.

Most Iconic Video – Editor’s Pick

The final hand of the most boring heads-up in WSOP ME history, just listen to the exhaustion in the announcers voices…

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