Daniel Negreanu Down $226K in World number of Poker So Far
Canadian poker pro Daniel Negreanu who’s won five World variety of Poker (WSOP) bracelets and more than $18 million in tournament cashes throughout his illustrious poker job is lacking 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 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 may certainly be impressive for many players.
Can’t Profit for Losing
The downswing is because, despite the five cashes ( that have garnered him $45,088 so 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 winner 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 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 well over all in tournaments thus far this season. Back in April, he took straight down WSOP Australia for $1,087,160, and also made his method to two no Læs videre Daniel Negreanu Down $226K in World number of Poker So Far