2018 World Series of Poker major occasion runner-up Tony Miles introduced he might be competing on NBC’s American Ninja Warrior for a second time.
Miles, who gained $5 million after getting bested by John Cynn in the principle occasion almost three years in the past, posted on his Instagram web page that he could be heading to Washington to compete within the latest season of the present. According to his put up, the present will air on May 31.
It’s a homecoming of kinds for Miles because the Florida resident went to highschool in Tacoma. He first competed on the tv present in Atlanta in the course of the summer time of 2019. He booked a guess with good buddy and 2018 WSOP Player of the Year winner Shaun Deeb that he couldn’t solely get on the present however full the qualifying course.
The phrases of the guess have been based mostly over a three-year timeframe for Miles. He acquired 25:1 for the primary yr, 20:1 for the second and 15:1 for the third and last yr.
Miles guess $5,000 and acquired on the present in 2019, thus beginning the clock on the guess. He stood to win $125,000 if he accomplished the course however fell in the course of the course’s third impediment. The COVID-19 pandemic squashed any hopes of successful $100,000 from Deeb in 2020 however has an opportunity to win $75,000 if he finishes the course this yr.
Just acquired the decision! I’ve formally been chosen to compete on American Ninja Warrior this season. Terms of the guess with @shaundeeb are 3 years to make it by way of stage 1. Odds are 25:1 for first yr. 20:1 for yr 2. 15:1 for yr 3. 5k—>125k this yr. #ANW #NinjaWarrior #LetsGo
— Tony Miles (@TonyMilesPoker) February 24, 2019
Miles’ final event money got here in December with a thirty seventh place end within the $1,700 no-limit maintain’em major occasion on the Hard Rock Tampa’s Winter Poker Open.
*Credit TonyMilesPoker on Instagram.