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Joe McKeehen

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Biography

Joe McKeehen is an American poker player who won the 2015 World Series of Poker Main Event.

He started the final table as the clear chip leader, and held strong to eventually walk away with $7,683,346 in prize money after topping the 6,420-player field.


Read More: Joe McKeehen Wins 2015 World Series of Poker Main Event for $7.7 Million


Joe McKeehen Poker Achievements

McKeehen has since gone on to win two more WSOP bracelets. In 2017, he won his second bracelet in the $10,000 Limit Hold'em Championship for $311,817.

Then, during the 2020 WSOP Online, he triumphed in the $3,200 High Roller for his third bracelet and $352,985 in prize money.

Joe McKeehen WSOP Bracelets

YearEventPayout (USD)
2015Event #68: $10,000 NLHE WSOP Main Event$7,683,346
2017Event #38: $10,000 Limit Hold'em Championship$311,817
2020 [O]Event #14: $3,200 NLHE High Roller$352,985

Joe McKeehen Top Five Poker Cashes

DateEventBuy-inPlacePayout (USD)
July 2015WSOP Main Event$10,0001st$7,683,346
January 2016PCA Super High Roller$100,0002nd$1,220,840
July 2016WSOP High Roller for One Drop$111,1116th$829,792
June 2014WSOP Monster Stack$1,5002nd$820,863
June 2018WSOP Millionaire Maker$1,5003rd$538,276

Courtesy of The Hendon Mob. Last Updated May 2021

WSOP Main Event Winners 2006-15

YEARENTRIESCHAMPIONCOUNTRYPRIZE
20156,420Joe McKeehenUnited States$7,683,346
20146,683Martin JacobsonSweden$10,000,000
20136,352Ryan RiessUnited States$8,361,570
20126,598Greg MersonUnited States$8,531,853
20116,865Pius HeinzGermany$8,715,638
20107,319Jonathan DuhamelCanada$8,944,310
20096,494Joe CadaUnited States$8,547,042
20086,844Peter EastgateDenmark$9,119,517
20076,358Jerry YangUnited States$8,250,000
20068,773Jamie GoldUnited States$12,000,000

Covered Events

Event Place Prize
2021 US Poker Open
Event #5: $10,000 No-Limit Hold'em
3rd $102,000
2021 US Poker Open
Event #3: $10,000 No-Limit Hold'em
1st $200,200
2020 WSOP.com Online Bracelet Events
Event #31: $1,000 No-Limit Hold'em Championship
215th $1,818
2020 WSOP.com Online Bracelet Events
Event #29: $2,000 No-Limit Hold'em Deepstack
42nd $6,103
2020 WSOP.com Online Bracelet Events
Event #25: $500 No-Limit Hold'em Summer Saver
57th $2,230
2020 WSOP.com Online Bracelet Events
Event #24: $400 No-Limit Hold'em 8-Handed
186th $867
2020 WSOP.com Online Bracelet Events
Event #23: $500 No-Limit Hold'em Knockout
49th $1,568
2020 WSOP.com Online Bracelet Events
Event #21: $777 No-Limit Hold'em 6-Handed
110th $1,429
2020 WSOP.com Online Bracelet Events
Event #14: $3,200 No-Limit Hold'em High Roller
1st $352,985
2020 WSOP.com Online Bracelet Events
Event #3: $400 No-Limit Hold'em
57th $1,731
2020 Potomac Winter Poker Open
$3,000 Main Event ($500K GTD)
2nd $115,698
2020 Borgata Winter Poker Open
$3,500 WPT Borgata Winter Poker Open Championship
77th $8,735
2019 World Series of Poker Circuit Harrah's Las Vegas
$1,700 Main Event
49th $3,170
2019 Borgata Fall Poker Open
Event #17: $2,700 Championship
37th $5,576
2019 Borgata Fall Poker Open
Event #14: $1,090 Six-Max NLH
4th $13,552
2019 World Series of Poker
Event #19: Millionaire Maker - $1,500 No-Limit Hold'em
65th $17,416
2019 PokerStars Caribbean Adventure
$1,100 PCA National
94th $1,980
2018 World Series of Poker
Event #48: $1,500 No-Limit Hold'em MONSTER STACK
280th $5,140
2018 World Series of Poker
Event #21: $1,500 No-Limit Hold'em MILLIONAIRE MAKER
3rd $538,276
2018 World Series of Poker
Event #3: $3,000 No-Limit Hold'em SHOOTOUT
3rd $101,766
2017 World Series of Poker
Event #63: $1,000 No-Limit Hold'em
125th $2,042
2017 World Series of Poker
Event #53: $3,000 Limit Hold'em 6-Handed
27th $5,524
2017 World Series of Poker
Event #47: $1,500 No-Limit Hold'em MONSTER STACK
26th $37,831
2017 World Series of Poker
Event #38: $10,000 Limit Hold'em Championship
1st $311,817
2017 World Series of Poker
Event #15: $10,000 Heads Up No-Limit Hold'em Championship
11th $24,881
2016 PokerStars Caribbean Adventure
$100,000 Super High Roller
2nd $1,220,480
2014 World Series of Poker
Event #51: $1,500 No-Limit Hold'em Monster Stack
2nd $820,863
2014 World Series of Poker
Event #6: $1,500 No-Limit Hold'em Shootout
52nd $4,411
2014 Borgata Spring Poker Open
Event 10: $660 NLHE Reentry
1st $33,873
2014 Borgata Spring Poker Open
Event 1: $560 $1 Million Guaranteed Deep-Stack NLHE Reentry
169th $1,385
2013 World Series of Poker
Event #62: $10,000 No-Limit Hold'em Main Event
489th $24,480
2013 World Series of Poker
Event #44: $3,000 No-Limit Hold'em
69th $8,194
2012-13 World Series of Poker Circuit Event - Caesars Atlantic City
Main Event
1st $174,150
2012 World Series of Poker
Event 56: $1,500 No-Limit Hold'em
255th $2,757