Daniel Negreanu Down $226K in World variety of Poker So Far
Canadian poker professional Daniel Negreanu who’s won five World number of Poker (WSOP) bracelets and more than $18 million in tournament cashes throughout his illustrious poker job is devoid of a great 12 months so far at WSOP. At minimum, not according to his tournament that is own tracking, 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 would certainly be impressive for many players.
Can’t Profit for Losing
The downswing is basically because, despite the five cashes ( which have garnered him $45,088 up to now), he’s poured $271,111 into the 31 activities (with the priciest being the One Drop tall Rollers No Limit 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, 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 this season’s fourth place finish. Yes, the rich get richer).
Before you lose any sleep over Negreanu’s downward trend, however, look at this: he’s doing pretty much over all in tournaments to date this present year. Back in April, he took down WSOP Australia for $1,087,160, and also made h Continue reading Daniel Negreanu Down $226K in World variety of Poker So Far