Daniel Negreanu Down $226K in World number of Poker So Far
Canadian poker professional Daniel Negreanu who’s won five World variety of Poker (WSOP) bracelets and more than $18 million in tournament cashes throughout his illustrious poker career is devoid of a year that is great far at WSOP. At minimum, not in accordance with their very own tournament tracking software, which shows him down $226,000 after barreling through 31 events already at this year’s gathering. The figure is at ‘just’ $176K, until he busted the $50,000 buy-in Poker Players Championship in 102nd place this week. And that’s despite five cashes, which will certainly be impressive for most players.
Can’t Win for Losing
The downswing is basically because, despite the five cashes ( which have garnered him $45,088 to date), he’s poured $271,111 into the 31 events (with the priciest being the One Drop High Rollers No limitation Hold’em tournament that benefits nu car rental reviews charity and that paid winner Tony Gregg a healthy $4,830,619 for first. This past year’s $18 million + winner, Antonio Esfandiari, only took fourth this year, and with a buy-in that was almost 1/10th of last year’s $1 million, he made off having a ‘paltry’ $1,433,438 for in 2010’s fourth place finish. Yes, the rich get richer).
Before you lose any sleep over Negreanu’s downward trend, however, consider this: he’s doing pretty much over all in tournaments up to now this year. Back in April, he took down WSOP Australia for $1,087,160, and also made h [Read more…] about Daniel Negreanu Down $226K in World number of Poker So Far