Justin Bonomo’s 2018 Heater Continues with $453K Win in PokerStars EPT Monte Carlo Single Day High Roller
(Image: PokerStars/Neil Stoddart)Just days after the red-hot Sam Greenwood won the Super High Roller, Justin Bonomo kept pace by winning a High Roller of his own.The €25K Single Day High Roller, which featured an action clock and the big blind ante, attracted 34 unique players who re-entered 16 times.
The 29-year-old Canadian is close to exceeding that total already for 2018 after taking down the WPT Amsterdam High Roller.nl)Busting a World ChampThe WPT Amsterdam High Roller, which cost €6,000 to enter, attracted 65 entries who generated a prize pool of €359,385 ($444,767).
Tournament grinder pro Dylan Wilkerson defeated poker boom era golden boy Erick Lindgren heads-up Monday night for the WSOP Circuit Main Event title at Harrah’s in Cherokee, North Carolina, scooping his first career gold ring and $294,152.Bankrupt Erick Lindgren (left) lost a heads-up match against Dylan Wilkerson (right) for the WSOP Circuit Main Event title at Harrah’s in Cherokee, North Carolina.
At the final table of the WPT Amsterdam main event, all eyes were on Ema Zajmovic, who was looking to win her second World Poker Tour title.If you recall, she took down the WPT Playground Poker Club in February 2017 to make history by becoming the first female champ.
This weekend, 33-year-old Max Young set a record by conquering the MSPT Golden Gates final table in a mere 90 minutes.Max Young’s MSPT Golden Gates win for $97,810 was the third-largest score of his career and brought his lifetime earnings up to $746,027.
More sugar for the bun in the oven: Recently married, Davidi Kitai and his wife are expecting a bundle of joy.That helped surpass the €2 ($2.
On Monday, the World Series of Poker Circuit (WSOPC) Horseshoe Council Bluffs at Caesars’ just-outside-Omaha, Nebraska property wrapped up after 12 days of action.David Davenport wouldn’t have played the WSOPC Council Bluffs Main Event at Caesars Omaha, Nebraska casino if it wasn’t for the encouragement of his wife, who joined him in the winner’s photo.
Two final tables in one day, at the same venue?Joseph Cheong won the WSOP Circuit High Roller at Planet Hollywood in the same day he made the final table in the Main Event.
Russia’s Arseniy Karmatskiy has won PokerStars EPT Sochi and $464,100 after dominating the final stages of the $3,300 main event.(Image: Neil Stoddart/PokerStars)On the final day of the inaugural European Poker Tour (EPT) in the Russian city of Sochi, Karmatskiy was a fitting winner.
Over the weekend, the Mid-States Poker Tour (MSPT) wrapped up its first stop of Season 9 at Canterbury Park in Shakopee, Minnesota.The MSPT Canterbury Park proved to be the second-largest in 15 visits with 491 entries (the record is 493 from last December), and on Sunday night it was Mark Collins who emerged victorious to win $102,076.
Jake Cody used a dose of ru good to parlay his tournament win into roulette success at Partypoker’s UK Poker Championship.Spurred on by his friends, Cody cleared the bet with Dusk Till Dawn owner and fellow poker player Rob Yong before putting his chips down.
Patrik Antonius took his live tournament earnings beyond the $7 million mark with a win at the Partypoker Millions Germany series in the Czech Republic.(Image: Partypoker Live) With the top poker players in the world converging on Feb.
Roger Federer took down Marin Cilic in the finals of the Australian Open, capturing his 20th Grand Slam title.Roger Federer captured his 20th Grand Slam title by defeating Marin Cilic to win the Australian Open.
The 2018 World Series of Poker Circuit Choctaw Durant Main Event attracted 1,249 entries, which created a $1,873,500 prize pool.After finishing 158th in the 2016 WSOP Main Event, Jason Strasser came to a realization that his game was outdated.
The New York Yankees, fresh off a surprising season that culminated with an appearance in the ALCS, are now favored to win the 2018 World Series following the acquisition of slugger Giancarlo Stanton from the Miami Marlins.Acquiring Giancarlo Stanton in a trade with the Miami Marlins made the New York Yankees the favorites to win the 2018 World Series.