Daniel Negreanu Down $226K in World variety of Poker So Far
Canadian poker professional 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 great 12 months so far at WSOP. At least, not in accordance with their very own tournament tracking app, 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 many players.
Can’t Win for Losing
The downswing is really because, regardless of the five cashes ( that have garnered him $45,088 up to now), he’s poured $271,111 to the 31 occasions (with the priciest being the One Drop High Rollers No limitation 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, and with a buy-in which was almost 1/10th of last year’s $1 million, he made down by having a ‘paltry’ $1,433,438 for this season’s fourth place finish. Yes, the rich get richer).
Before you lose any rest over Negreanu’s downward trend, however, consider this: he’s doing pretty well over all in tournaments up to now this season. Back in April, he took straight down WSOP Australia for $1,087,160, READ MORE