Daniel Negreanu Down $226K in World number 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 profession is lacking a year that is great far at WSOP. At minimum, not based on their 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 will certainly be impressive for many players.
Can’t Profit for Losing
The downswing is really because, inspite of the five cashes ( that have garnered him $45,088 so far), he’s poured $271,111 in to the 31 activities (with the priciest being the One Drop High 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, sufficient reason for a buy-in that was almost 1/10th of last year’s $1 million, he made off with a ‘paltry’ $1,433,438 for in 2010’s fourth place finish. Yes, the rich get richer).
Before you lose any rest 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 straight down WSOP Australia for $1,087,160, and (more…)