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 career is devoid of a great 12 months so far at WSOP. At least, not based on his 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 may certainly be impressive for many players.
Can’t Profit for Losing
The downswing is basically because, despite the five cashes ( that have garnered him $45,088 to date), he’s poured $271,111 into the 31 activities (with the priciest being the One Drop tall 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 that was almost 1/10th of last year’s $1 million, he made off 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 much over all in tournaments up to now in 2010. Back in April, he took straight down WSOP Australia for $1,087,160, and also mad Sigue leyendo