We recap some tales you’ll have missed together with DNegs will not give up and a poker fan provides us the WSOP Player of the Year.
PokerStars report overlay
It is uncommon to see overlays of any sort at PokerStars however this one was staggering. During the Big Blowout sequence final month a single occasion had a $1,232,700 overlay.
The $109 Big Blowout had a $5 million assure and wanted 50,000 entries to cowl it, it bought 37,673.
This, in line with pokerfuse, is the biggest overlay each in PokerStars history and online poker history, in addition to the second biggest overlay in poker general:
Guaranteeing an bold $5 million for a buy-in of simply $109, @PokerStars‘ Big Blowout event fell quick by a whopping $1.23 million. 😱
This makes it the biggest overlay ever in the history of online poker and the second-largest overlay throughout reside and online. pic.twitter.com/5EWwib1DYI
— pokerfuse (@pokerfuse) December 29, 2020
Negreanu doesn’t again down
He was nearly down $1 million at one level, he’s working unhealthy and being outplayed, however Daniel Negreanu just isn’t giving up.
He had the choice to withdraw from his heads-up problem towards Doug Polk on the 12,500 hand mark however has pledged to maintain going for the complete 25,000.
The second half has thus far gone properly for him. Last evening he booked a $27,005 win towards Polk however he must put in loads of work to beat the present general deficit of $743,248.
It’s Jan 1st 2021 and we’ve got reached the midway level of the problem having performed 12,500 arms.
As agreed upon in the foundations I’ve the choice to give up.
That just isn’t going to occur.
The second half resumes Monday, Jan 4th 2:30pm
— Daniel Negreanu (@RealKidPoker) January 1, 2021
WSOP Player of the Year?
We have had a Main Event champion and a Hall of Fame induction, the one factor lacking now could be a WSOP Player of the Year.
The World Series didn’t declare one however one 2+2 user put collectively a Player of the Year rating which mixed the US and International online participant swimming pools.
He used his personal scoring system primarily based on the WSOP method, so it isn’t an official end result however given the WSOP has had its personal issues with the Player of the Year method, we predict it’s ok. Click the desk under to see the complete listing:
We hope this can be a common characteristic, the funniest streamer in the sport Ben Spragg provides us a fast round-up of the most recent poker information in is personal distinctive means:
🌏 Poker Twitter Poker News Update 🌏
⚡BREAKING TWITTER NEWS ⚡ pic.twitter.com/ES8nTe9Dbc
— Spraggy (@spraggy) December 29, 2020
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