The WSOP will occur this 12 months
We recap some tales you will have missed together with a Phil Hellmuth prop wager and a few very distinctive masks in a Florida card room.
The WSOP will occur in some kind
Hypothesis is mounting about what a 2021 World Collection of Poker will appear to be and we acquired some hints from poker Twitter legend Kevin Mathers.
A WSOP is unquestionably occurring assuming the COVID-19 state of affairs doesn’t worsen, however it seems to be sure to not have the same old timeframe of Might to July.
So although the November 9 idea has been retired for a number of years now, it’s possible we may see a return to a Important Occasion champion being topped within the remaining quarter of the 12 months.
Spoke with a high-ranking WSOP govt final evening
To reply two steadily requested questions*:
A LIVE version of the WSOP will occur in 2021
The dates of the stay WSOP will NOT be in the course of the standard timeframe (late Might-mid July)
*Assuming situations proceed enhancing
— Kevin Mathers (@Kevmath) March 2, 2021
One other Hellmuth vs Negreanu prop wager
An fascinating prop wager has simply been introduced between Daniel Negreanu and Phil Hellmuth? Mainly Daniel thinks Phil will probably be down cash after enjoying 50 of the common $25,000 tournaments the Aria hosts in Las Vegas.
It is a intelligent wager, basically Daniel is arguing that Phil’s abilities come from exploitative play towards amateurs. The suggestion is towards elite gamers who perceive GTO, Phil has no likelihood.
The query now could be how lengthy will it take Phil to finish such a problem. In concept he may get the majority of it executed throughout a WSOP, however realistically it seems to be like it could take 12 months or two.
Guess provided and accepted:
If he exhibits a $1 revenue he wins the wager.
— Daniel Negreanu (@RealKidPoker) March 2, 2021
Hellmuth and Negreanu lock horns
Two DNegs vs Poker Brat tales for the value of 1 right now. No punches will pulled final evening as the 2 went on the No Gamble No Future podcast final evening to iron out the phrases of their upcoming heads-up problem.
Not a lot acquired ironed out and it acquired derailed shortly, particularly as Hellmuth continued to assert he was an professional on GTO regardless of being unable to obviously outline what it’s.
Will the match be extra fierce than Polk vs Negreanu? Nicely, no, not likely, they’re nonetheless good associates and the needling is generally only for TV, however it nonetheless guarantees to be a enjoyable journey when it occurs.
In the meantime, in Florida…
Lastly, when the remainder of us are lastly allowed to step foot inside a card room once more, count on to see some bizarre stuff…..
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