Daniel Negreanu Down $226K in World variety of Poker So Far
Canadian poker pro Daniel Negreanu who’s won five World Series of Poker (WSOP) bracelets and more than $18 million in tournament cashes throughout his illustrious poker career is devoid of a great year so far at WSOP. At least, not according to 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 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 may certainly be impressive for many players.
Can’t Win for Losing
The downswing is because, inspite of the five cashes ( which have garnered him $45,088 so far), he’s poured $271,111 in to the 31 activities (with the priciest being the One Drop tall Rollers No Limit 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 sleep over Negreanu’s downward trend, however, look at this: he’s doing pretty much over all in tournaments to date this season. Back in April, he took straight down WSOP Australia for $1,087,160, and also made his method to twmore