We recap some tales you will have missed together with an enormous PKO occasion and the way a lot of himself is Landon Tice taking part in for?
KidPoker vs the Poker Brat?
We hinted at it final week and now it appears confirmed that Daniel Negreanu and Phil Hellmuth will play heads-up.
Given each males are historically stay gamers it appears inevitable that it will likely be head to head and streamed on PokerGO.
The early betting markets have urged Hellmuth is the favorite, which appears ludicrous given how a lot Negreanu improved in his heads-up problem in opposition to Doug Polk.
Pleased to play anybody on @PokerGo App’s “Excessive Stakes Duel.” Appears like they’re bringing me the GREAT Daniel Negreanu @RealKidPoker, the man that studied heads up for months w coaches I respect, so be it. It will likely be an ideal problem for me! Hoping I don’t seem like THIS picture!! pic.twitter.com/EpE1BqRMWP
— phil_hellmuth (@phil_hellmuth) February 13, 2021
Tice has pores and skin within the recreation
The opposite massive heads-up match within the works is Landon Tice vs Invoice Perkins, and it has been the topic of quite a lot of debate this final week.
Particularly, how a lot does the poker wunderkind Landon Tice have invested in himself? Rumours circulated that he’s taking part in for simply 10% of himself on this problem the place he’s already paying Invoice Perkins $720,000 to play.
Tice confirmed that he has offered quite a lot of motion for this occasion however whereas his share is low, it nonetheless means he has quite a lot of his internet value on the road:
Let me make one thing clear that I am positive everybody cares about relating to my problem with @bp22
I am promoting quite a lot of motion for it. Loads.
I am not rolled to battle at nosebleeds.
Nevertheless, I’m placing a really great amount of my relative internet value on myself profitable it.
— Landon (@LandonTice) February 11, 2021
MicroMillions the largest PKO ever?
The MicroMillions Principal Occasion was a PKO for the primary time in its historical past and it (most likely) mechanically turned the largest subject ever for a progressive knockout event.
49,487 entries for the $22 Principal Occasion, which was not fairly sufficient to hit the $1 million assure.
It did result in one participant bagging virtually $60,000 for his or her troubles together with $18,651.13 in bounties alone:
Desk stakes solely
OK, so this week’s meme basic from Reddit beats all these ‘bathroom roll poker dwelling recreation’ jokes from final yr:
Will we see Hellmuth vs Negreanu heads-up? Tell us within the feedback: