Bryn Kenney is an American professional poker player from Long Beach, New York, who has no problem putting half his net worth on the line. He has gone from having millions of dollars to being broke 4 or 5 times in his gambling career.
No other poker player has ever accumulated winnings as staggering as Brynn Kenney and he is the #1 all-time ranked player in earnings with a current net worth of $56 million. He won his first WOSP bracelet in 2014. Brynn has a photographic memory which became useful when playing cards.
Kenney’s Professional Poker Career
Brynn crushed opponents in Magic, and by the age of 12, he was ranked #1 in the world for his age group. Playing Magic was where he met Justin Bonomo, Jose Barbero and Tong Gregg, all outstanding Poker Pros today.
Brynn decided to try his hand at Poker for the first time in his grandfather’s backyard. He progressed to playing online, enhancing his skills under the clock. In 2007 age 23, he attended his first live cash tournament, and that’s where his poker career took off. In the years that followed, Kenney continued to participate in live and online tournaments improving his skills and wins.
Kenney won his first WSOP bracelet in 2014 and took home $150 000. A few years later, Kenney beat Joe McKeehan, the 2015 World Series of Poker Main Event winner, with a victory of $1.687 800. By 2017 he was a household name in the Poker Industry. He is currently at the very top of Hendon Mobs All-Time Money List, and his current earnings from Live Poker Tournaments stand at exactly $56 403 502.
Wrapping it Up
Brynn Kenney had a slow and gradual rise to fame and enjoys living on the edge. His poker style is such that he can go from being a millionaire to bankrupt within a day. His 2019 win at the Trinity Million for Charity Event pushed him to #1 on the all-time winnings.