Both players are former WSOP Circuit gold ring winners looking to add another piece to their collection of poker trophies.The Main Event at Harrah’s AC attracted a total of 306 entries over its two starting flights.
The quiet assassin, Mikita Badziakouski, has done it again, winning his second straight Triton Super High Roller Series Main Event, this time for $5.The ever-stoic Mikita Badziakouski seems to have a knack for taking down big Triton-branded high roller main events, and can be seen here smiling after just winning more than $5 million.
This year the world’s largest and longest running tournament poker series will take place from May 29 to July 17.Jamie Gold – $12,000,000 Gold won the 2006 edition of the WSOP Main Event.
In “how grown ups should handle a dispute” news, runner-up Tony Miles apologized on Twitter for accusing WSOP Main Event champion John Cynn of slowrolling him on the final hand of the tournament.Tony Miles (left) has issued a formal apology to WSOP Main Event champ John Cynn (right) for accusing him of a slowroll on the tournament’s final hand.
The final starting flight of the WSOP Main Event is usually the busiest.8 million as well as for a shiny gold bracelet, known to be the most coveted non-monetary prize in poker, and of course the WSOP Main Event Champion title.
He bested a field of 7,874 that included 2009 Main Event winner Joe Cada at the final table.When Cynn, Miles, and Michael Dyer started three-handed play on Saturday, Cynn was second in chips, more than 110,000,000 between him and the chip leader Miles.
Smain Mamouni, who topped the Day 1B chip counts chart, was also among those to keep their momentum into Day 2AB.The player eventually collected 481,500 for a comfortable entry into Day 3 of the major tournament.
Love him or hate him, Joe McKeehen is one of the best WSOP Main Event champions this century.com)The Philadelphia-area native had the chip lead throughout the 2015 Main Event final table but didn’t have the same fortune last night.
Tuesday was an important day at the Gardens Casino in Southern California as it saw the money bubble of the inaugural WPT Gardens Poker Festival $5,000 Main Event burst to secure the top 73 finishers with a payout.Former WPT Champs Still in Contention This will be Ono’s third cash from WPT’s Main Tour.
Congratulations go out to Jack Sinclair who won the WSOP Europe Main Event on Friday for €1.Jack Sinclair is the 2018 WSOP Europe Main Event champion.
There was plenty of poker action and drama at the penultimate day of the EPT Barcelona Main Event.There were 13 players at the start of that day and just six of them made it through the end.
It pays to invest with crypto hedge fund Pantera Capital (no relation to the 1990s heavy metal band) — at least that’s the incentive as the firm will reward seven investors with a free entry into next month’s $10,000 buy-in WSOP Main Event, along with $3,000 for travel expenses and lodging in Las Vegas.If more than seven investors express interest in the free Main Event seats, the hedge fund will set aside three lucky winners at random and then supply the remaining four seats to the company’s biggest investors.
As many as 2,378 entrants participated in Day 1B action, but just under 1,900 made it through the end of the final fifth level of the day.Toward the end of Day 1B, the player won a three-way confrontation that helped him seal the largest stack of the night.
As many as 925 entries registered for the first starting day of this year’s Main Event.During Day 1A of the Main Event, Nguyen shared a table with Ben Lamb, who finished ninth in last year’s edition of the tournament.
Team PokerStars Pro Lex Veldhuis took his Twitch viewers, all 32,839 of them, for quite a ride during the WCOOP $5,200 Main Event.Nearly 33,000 fans watched Lex Veldhuis run deep in the 2018 WCOOP Main Event.
Joe Cada won his second bracelet of the summer, and fourth overall, in the $1,500 “Closer” tournament two days after finishing 5th in the WSOP Main Event.84 points) 2 Bracelets 3 Final Tables 17 Cashes Main Event 105th Place $2,464,161 EarningsBen Yu (3,746.
A thrilling Day 2C of the 2018 WSOP Main Event is now in the books.During the final stages of Day 2C play, the player won a massive 100,000 pot to rocket himself to the top of the leaderboard.
Season XVII of the World Poker Tour has kicked off in style with a summer festival at the Gardens Casino in Hawaiian Gardens, California.And Day 1A of the festival’s $5,000 buy-in Main Event is already in the books.
Yumi Bui, a player from San Diego, California, is the overall leader from Days 1A and 1B of the WPT Gardens Poker Festival $5,000 Main Event.Just as on Day 1A, there were eight one-hour levels scheduled for the day.
Former November Niner Kenny Hallaert thinks the July 2 start date for the 2018 WSOP Main Event is too early.Prior to 2016, it was rare for any bracelet events to start after the Main Event, let alone 13 tournaments.