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Meet Natural8's Team Hot Member - Adrian Attenborough

Shane C

Sep 8, 2023

Adrian Attenborough

In the ever-evolving world of poker, few names shine as brightly as Adrian Attenborough's. Hailing from the land down under, Australia, Adrian has become a force to be reckoned with on the international poker circuit. With a captivating journey that spans continents and includes thrilling victories, Adrian Attenborough's rise to poker stardom is nothing short of extraordinary.

From Queensland to the World: A Remarkable Journey Begins

Born and raised in Queensland, Australia, Adrian Attenborough's poker journey kicked off in 2014 when he secured his first cash at the Australian Millions Poker Championship. It was a modest start, finishing 43rd in the A$1,100 No Limit Hold'em Accumulator event, but little did the poker world know that this was just the beginning of something spectacular.

Adrian's early poker career saw him primarily competing in his homeland, honing his skills and gaining invaluable experience. But it wasn't long before he set his sights on the international stage, marking a pivotal moment in his career.

Adrian's first foray into international poker came in August 2016 when he ventured to Barcelona for the European Poker Tour (EPT). There, he competed in the €5,000 + 300 No Limit Hold'em Main Event, showcasing his determination to take on the world's best players. Placing 71st and earning €15,410 ($17,444), he announced his arrival on the global poker scene.

However, it was February 2017 that marked a significant turning point for Adrian Attenborough. He secured his first six-figure win in Macau, claiming the top spot in the HK$23,000 + 2,000 No Limit Hold'em event at the Macau Poker Cup 26. His prize of HK$1,499,130 ($193,172) not only boosted his bankroll but also solidified his status as a rising star in the poker world.

Notable Achievements

The World Series of Poker (WSOP) is the ultimate battleground for poker players, and Adrian first made his mark here in 2017. In June 2017, he cashed in his first WSOP event, finishing 163rd in the $1,500 No Limit Hold'em - 6 Handed event. It was a milestone that every aspiring poker player dreams of achieving.

Just a month later, Adrian claimed another remarkable victory. At the $ 10,000 + 400 Bellagio Cup XIII in Las Vegas, he finished 3rd, earning $361,660 and proving that he could compete at the highest levels of the game.

However, it was Adrian's performance at the 2022 World Series of Poker Main Event that catapulted him into the poker stratosphere. On July 2022, he found himself at the final table of the $10,000 No Limit Hold'em event, where the stakes were higher than ever. Despite the pressure, Adrian delivered a performance for the ages, finishing 2nd in the Main Event and claiming the life-changing prize of $6,000,000. This extraordinary achievement not only marked the largest cash-in of his career but also firmly established him as one of the world's top poker talents.

As Natural8's Newest Ambassador

With a total live earnings of $7,466,125 and a ranking of 4th on the Hendon Mob’s Australia All-Time Money List, Adrian Attenborough has proven time and again that he is a force to be reckoned with in the poker world. His journey from Queensland, Australia, to the bright lights of Las Vegas is a testament to his unwavering dedication and exceptional talent.

We at Natural8, Asia’s largest online poker platform, are proud to have Adrian Attenborough onboard as one of our ambassadors. As Adrian continues to make waves on the poker scene, we firmly believe that his partnership with Natural8 will be a winning combination, and we can’t wait to see what he will achieve next. 

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