Polk finishes the problem in fashion taking seven figures from his very long time rival. Will we see him on the tables once more?
After three months, 25,000 fingers and a surprisingly low quantity of trolling total, the heads-up feud between Daniel Negreanu and Doug Polk is over with the outcome most individuals anticipated.
After successful a $255,722 session final night time Doug Polk closed the problem up round $1.2 million. To not point out an assumed massive variety of facet bets on high of that.
— Doug Polk (@DougPolkVids) February 4, 2021
Polk is now anticipated to trip off into the sundown and never return to poker. He has already indicated that he doesn’t desire a rematch or one other problem, and that he plans to maneuver away from Las Vegas which might make it a lot more durable for him to play reside or on-line. Having mentioned that, he has tried and failed a number of occasions at retirement, like many different poker gamers.
A invaluable studying expertise?
What’s subsequent for Negreanu? Many assume this could possibly be the beginning of one thing important for KidPoker on the planet of heads-up on-line poker. Regardless of dropping seven-figures and occurring a number of tilt fuelled rants, he has indicated he has loved the problem and learnt quite a bit. Maybe the best tribute on this respect is the truth that his harshest critic Doug Polk has not solely commented how a lot he has improved but additionally cited his enchancment as one of many the reason why he wouldn’t need to face him once more.
Can I not have a match towards one other previous has been please? 😂
— Daniel Negreanu (@RealKidPoker) February 4, 2021
For poker followers it was really a reasonably entertaining spectacle. It was as crass as anticipated by way of the needling between the 2 males between classes, however there was additionally a number of respect proven at occasions. The extent of poker was most likely higher than anticipated too between a rusty Polk who proved he’s nonetheless one of many sport’s greats and an improved Negreanu.
The massive query maybe is whether or not the feud between Polk and Negreanu is now over? In all probability not, particularly if the antics of each males the final couple of week’s is something to go by. Nonetheless, they’ve been about as cordial as they’ve ever been with one another and with Polk presumably going into precise retirement possibly the worst of it’s now over?
Till he comes out of retirement once more, after all.
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