We recap some tales you will have missed together with DNegs will not give up and a poker fan offers us the WSOP Participant of the Yr.
PokerStars document overlay
It’s uncommon to see overlays of any form at PokerStars however this one was staggering. In the course of the Massive Blowout collection final month a single occasion had a $1,232,700 overlay.
The $109 Massive 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 most important overlay each in PokerStars historical past and on-line poker historical past, in addition to the second greatest overlay in poker total:
Guaranteeing an formidable $5 million for a buy-in of simply $109, @PokerStars‘ Massive Blowout match fell brief by a whopping $1.23 million. 😱
This makes it the biggest overlay ever within the historical past of on-line poker and the second-largest overlay throughout dwell and on-line. pic.twitter.com/5EWwib1DYI
— pokerfuse (@pokerfuse) December 29, 2020
Negreanu doesn’t again down
He was virtually down $1 million at one level, he’s working dangerous 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 to this point gone nicely for him. Final night time he booked a $27,005 win towards Polk however he should put in quite a lot of work to beat the present total deficit of $743,248.
It’s Jan 1st 2021 and we now have reached the midway level of the problem having performed 12,500 fingers.
As agreed upon within the guidelines I’ve the choice to give up.
That isn’t going to occur.
The second half resumes Monday, Jan 4th 2:30pm
— Daniel Negreanu (@RealKidPoker) January 1, 2021
WSOP Participant of the Yr?
We have now had a Most important Occasion champion and a Corridor of Fame induction, the one factor lacking now could be a WSOP Participant of the Yr.
The World Collection didn’t declare one however one 2+2 user put collectively a Participant of the Yr rating which mixed the US and Worldwide on-line participant swimming pools.
He used his personal scoring system based mostly on the WSOP system, so it’s not an official consequence however given the WSOP has had its personal issues with the Participant of the Yr system, we expect it’s ok. Click on the desk beneath to see the complete listing:
We hope this can be a common function, the funniest streamer within the recreation Ben Spragg offers us a fast round-up of the newest poker information in is personal distinctive means:
🌏 Poker Twitter Poker Information Replace 🌏
⚡BREAKING TWITTER NEWS ⚡ pic.twitter.com/ES8nTe9Dbc
— Spraggy (@spraggy) December 29, 2020
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