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 very own tournament tracking app, which shows him down $226,000 after barreling through 31 events already only at that 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 most players.
Can’t Win for Losing
The downswing is because, despite the five cashes ( which have garnered him $45,088 to date), he’s poured $271,111 in to the 31 events (with the priciest being the One Drop tall Rollers No limitation Hold’em tournament that benefits charity and that paid champion Tony Gregg a healthy $4,830,619 for first. Last year’s $18 million + winner, Antonio Esfandiari, only took fourth this year, along 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 present year’s fourth place finish. Yes, the rich get richer).
Before you lose any rest over Negreanu’s downward trend, however, think about this: he’s doing pretty well over all in tournaments thus far this season. Back in April, he took down WSOP Australia for $1,087,160, and also made his means to two more “Daniel Negreanu Down $226K in World variety of Poker So Far”