Antoine Saout

The 33-year old Frenchman from Morlaix now lives in London and has amassed over $5.5million in live tournament winnings.

The 33-year old Frenchman from Morlaix now lives in London and has amassed over $5.5million in live tournament winnings, despite never landing a major title, although he has come very close, including an excellent 3rd place in the WSOP Main Event back in 2009, which earned him $3,479,670.

That 3rd spot is the largest WSOP payout of any French player in history, and Saout currently stands 5th in the all-time French tournament money-winners list – his final  table run this year guaranteeing him $1million which will vault him lover Sylvain Loosli and Fabrice Soulier into 3rd spot, less than $1million behind 2nd placed David Benyamine.

Should he take down the Main Event and the $8.15million top prize, he would instantly overtake Bertrand Grospelier in the number 1 spot.

Saout was also to the fore in last year’s Main Event, finishing in 25th place for $269,430 and according to WSOP.com, ‘the former engineering student has long credited his math and analytical skills for his success in the game’.

He told PokerNews that:

“I really want to be the first (French Main Event Champion). I was the first to final table. It’s not like an EPT. This is the biggest tournament. I really want this.”
Read More
11 years ago10,736

Published 11 years ago

Antoine Saout in Vienna

Two months after the very exciting WSOP Main Event Final Table, Frenchman Antoine Saout has come to Vienna to take part in the Eve...

11 years ago3,990

Published 11 years ago

Interview with Antoine Saout at WPT Maroc (French/Italian)

Interview with the November Nine 09 Antoine Saout, Everest poker pro, at WPT Marrakech 2009 Main Event day 2.

11 years ago10,936

Published 11 years ago

November Nine-Saout in London

Antoine Saout, the Team Everest Pro, was the pride of France as he made it all the way through to the November Nine - the final ta...

Live Poker Events, 4 years ago

Scott Blumstein Takes the WSOP Main Event title!

Scott Blumstein won the Main Event bracelet, $8,150,000 and a place in poker history!

Live Poker Events, 6 years ago

WPT UK Final Table Streaming Live on PokerTube Today

(Updated)The World Poker Tour UK £3,000 Main Event at Dusk till Dawn is now down to final six players. The final table action, which starts at 2:30 PM, will be streamed live right here on