Ma at the 2006 World Series of Poker
|Born||Hieu Ngoc Ma
c. 1957 (age 58-59)
|World Series of Poker|
Main Event finish
|World Poker Tour|
|Information accurate as of 24 July 2009.|
Tony Ma (born c. 1957 in Vietnam) is an American professional poker player.
Born Hieu Ngoc Ma, an ethnic Hoa, he moved to Southern California in 1985 and became a regular fixture on the poker circuit.
At the 1996 World Series of Poker he collected a bracelet and $236,000 for winning the $5,000 limit hold'em event. He won a second bracelet in 2000 for the $2,000 limit hold'em event.
In 1999, Ma won Card Players' Player of the Year Award.
As of 2009, his total live tournament winnings exceed $4,100,000. His 22 cashes at the WSOP account for $1,157,987 of those winnings.
Ma now resides in South El Monte with his wife and two children.
|1996||$5,000 Limit Hold'em||$236,000|
|2000||$2,000 Limit Hold'em||$367,040|