Patrik Antonius is a famous Finnish professional poker player. Also, he is a former tennis player, tennis coach, and model. Patrik Antonius was taught to play poker by pro-Marcel Lüske, member of ‘Circle of Outlaws.’ He was encouraged to play by his friend Jennifer Harman. Continue reading to find the net worth of Patrik Antonius as of 2018.
Early Life & Biography:
Patrik Antonius was born on 13th December 1980 in Helsinki in Finland. He is a former model from Vantaa, Finland. Also, Patrik is a well-known tennis player and tennis coach.
Marcel Lüske, the member of pro ‘Circle of Outlaws’ trained Patrik to play professional poker. Patrik Antonius finished at 12th position in European Poker Tour (EPT) event at the Caribbean Adventure. Two months later, he was in 15th position World Poker Tour (WPT) Bay 101 Shooting stars event. These events were held in early 2005.
At present, Patrik lives with his wife, Maya Geller and they have two children.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Patrik Antonius finished in three events of 2005s World Series of Poker (WSOP). Around September 2005, in Barcelona, Patrik finished in 3rd position in the final table of the European Poker Tour (EPT) Main Event. In October, Patrik won the EPT event in Baden Bei Wien winning €288,180 as first prize. He had defeated Gunnar Østebrød. After December 2005, Patrik Antonius finished in 2nd position. He won $1,046,470 at the WPT Five Diamond World Poker Classic in Las Vegas, Nevada.
According to records, Patrik Antonius won $50,000 in 2006 World Series of Poker and same year he won $205,920 from H.O.R.S.E. In 2007, Patrik won $311,394 from World Championship at Pot Limit Omaha event.
He made appearances in 3 games of NBC’s ‘Poker After Dark’ where he won in one of them and was runners-up for the other two. By 2011, Patrik Antonius won over $4 million from his live tournaments. Also, he made $911,178 from 14 wins in WSOP events. In September 2008, Patrik finished 2nd place and won $320,000 that helped him get a sponsor deal allowing him 0.5% stakes (Approx. $20 million)
Net Worth & Earnings:
The estimated net worth of Patrik Antonius is around $32 million. He is a former model from Vantaa, Finland and tennis player and coach. His net worth comes from playing as a professional poker player. He was taught by Marcel Lüske, member of ‘Circle of Outlaws’ and encouraged by Jennifer Harman. After finishing in 12th and 15th position in European Poker Tour (EPT) and World Poker Tour (WPT) respectively, he started winning in the following events. By 2011 he made his fortune that he used on assets and shares with online Full Tilt Poker.
Patrik Antonius plays at several online poker accounts at Full Tilt Poker and other rooms. Thereby, Patrik makes a fortune playing online. Also, he backs up other players in tournaments. For example, he played at the 2010 World Series of Poker and got $2,332,992 from playing with Michael Mizrachi.