Doug Polk Wins $1.2 Million

Last updated on February 14th, 2021 at 10:33 am

You can find excitement in online casinos, but some are worth watching instead of playing. For example, Doug Polk is leaving with $1.2 million from his poker challenge coordinate with Daniel Negreanu. Polk won $255,722 on Wednesday as they arrived at the endless supply of 25,000 hands of heads-up No-limit Hold’em. Stay updated with poker news and poker reviews.

The match was the perfection of a long-standing quarrel between the two poker stars. Polk and Negreanu began playing Nov. 4 with 200 hands live at the PokerGO studio by the Aria. The match at that point moved online at WSOP.com, where they played two tables all at once at stakes of $200-$400 (a $40,000 starting purchase in for each table).

Negreanu won $116,500 in the underlying live meeting, yet Polk immediately recaptured the lead and never surrendered it. Twice Negreanu got the shortage down to about $500,000, however Polk assembled the lead back up. He won $636,098 over the last four meetings to get done with $1.2 million. The fight originated from Polk’s incessant assaults on Negreanu for his activities while a minister for the online poker webpage PokerStars just as a portion of his own conduct. They remained generally genial all through the challenge.Polk was up $770,254.08 at the midpoint of the test. Negreanu had the choice to stop however decided to continue onward.