Phil Hellmuth and Scott Seiver will battle once more on PokerGO’s High Stakes Duel III.
The two poker professionals will meet someday in August for a rematch of their battle in May, which was gained by Hellmuth. Previously, every man put up $400,000 for a winner-take-all $800,000 pot.
The stakes double this time, with every risking $800,000 for a lofty pot of $1.6 million.
Here we go for $1,600,000. High Stakes Duel replace:
scott_seiver</a> has exercised his option to play me in a heads match for $800,000 apiece ($1.6M). The match will be in August, we are working out dates right now. Match is ONLY on <a href="https://twitter.com/PokerGO?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">PokerGo App, and will probably be proven in it’s entirety
— phil_hellmuth (@phil_hellmuth) June 14, 2022
“He was just tough, and that’s what I was expecting,” Hellmuth instructed PokerGO after his first victory over Seiver. “He’s one of the greatest players in the world and also one of the best of his generation. I knew it was going to be a tough match. I enjoyed playing against him.”
Should Hellmuth beat Seiver once more for the $1.6 million pot, he’s eligible to “cash out” and exit the High Stakes Duel III, in response to the principles of the competition.
If Seiver emerges victorious, Hellmuth may have the choice to play one other heads-up match with him.
Hellmuth has a life time 9-1 file on the present with wins over Antonio Esfandiari, Daniel Negreanu, FOX Sports 1’s Nick Wright, Tom Dwan, and now Seiver.
Seiver served as a alternative on for Dwan, who withdrew from the occasion.
Both Hellmuth and Seiver are at the moment occupied taking part in on the 2022 World Series of Poker. Seiver remarkably went 0-43 in a current Flip & Go occasion. He is OK with that end result, nonetheless, as a result of he additionally gained his fourth bracelet earlier within the collection.
Hellmuth himself is sitting on 16 bracelets, essentially the most of any participant within the recreation. As of Wednesday night time, Hellmuth had one money within the 2022 WSOP, a 136th-place end in occasion no. 7 ($1,500 Omaha eight-or-better) for $2,400. He was then pressured to the sidelines after contracting COVID, however has since returned and is now within the last 10 of the $10,000 Triple Draw occasion with a shot at one other title.
The poker professionals have practically the identical profession stay event winnings. Seiver has earnings of only a hair beneath $25 million, whereas Hellmuth has $24.6 million.
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