Daniel Negreanu Down $226K in World variety 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 not having a year that is great far at WSOP. At least, not based on his tournament that is own tracking, which shows him down $226,000 after barreling through 31 events already only at that 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 because, regardless of the five cashes ( which have garnered him $45,088 thus far), he’s poured $271,111 in to the 31 activities (with the priciest being the One Drop High Rollers No restriction Hold’em tournament that benefits charity and that paid winner Tony Gregg a healthy $4,830,619 for first. Last year’s $18 million + winner, Antonio Esfandiari, only took fourth this year, sufficient reason for a buy-in which was almost 1/10th of last year’s $1 million, he made off by having a ‘paltry’ $1,433,438 for this year’s fourth place finish. Yes, the rich get richer).
Before you lose any rest over Negreanu’s downward trend, however, think about this: he’s doing pretty well over all in tournaments to date this year. Back in April, he took down WSOP Australia for $1,087,160, and also mContinue reading