Daniel Negreanu Down $226K in World number of Poker So Far
Canadian poker pro Daniel Negreanu who’s won five World number of Poker (WSOP) bracelets and more than $18 million in tournament cashes throughout his illustrious poker job is devoid of a great 12 months therefore far at WSOP. At minimum, not based on his very own tournament tracking application, 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 many players.
Can’t Win for Losing
The downswing is really because, despite the five cashes ( which may have garnered him $45,088 thus far), he’s poured $271,111 to the 31 events (with the priciest being the One Drop tall Rollers No Limit 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 which was almost 1/10th of this past year’s $1 million priceless car rental reviews, he made down with a ‘paltry’ $1,433,438 for this season’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 well over all in tournaments up to now in 2010. Back in April, he took down WSOP Australia for $1,087,160, and also made his method to t