Canadian poker pro Daniel Negreanu who’s won five World Series of Poker (WSOP) bracelets and more than $18 million in tournament cashes throughout his illustrious poker profession is devoid of a year that is great far at WSOP. At least, not in accordance with their own tournament tracking application, which shows him down $226,000 after barreling through 31 events already at this year’s gathering. The figure was 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 Profit for Losing
The downswing is basically because, inspite of the five cashes ( which have garnered him $45,088 thus far), he’s poured $271,111 into the 31 events (with the priciest being the One Drop tall Rollers No restriction Hold’em tournament that benefits charity and that paid champion Tony Gregg a healthy $4,830,619 for first. This past year’s $18 million + winner, Antonio Esfandiari, only took fourth this year, sufficient reason for a buy-in which was almost 1/10th of this past year’s $1 million, he made down by having a ‘paltry’ $1,433,438 for this present year’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 well over all in tournaments to date in 2010. Back in April, he took down WSOP Austral Continue reading “Daniel Negreanu Down $226K in World variety of Poker So Far”