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Poker games continues almost everywhere in the world and we are always there to cover them for the poker fans around the universe. This week saw several tournaments get down to the tables including some of the world’s most prestigious tournaments. Some of the tournaments played this week involved huge cash to an extent of making history in the poker world. The pokernews mid-states poker tour tournament was one of the history maker events this week.
The tournament was recorded as having awarded huge prizes to the players making it to history books. not only did the tournament have great pay, it also recorded a huge turnout of the players at the No-Chuck gaming in Baraboo. This year’s tournament was eagerly waited by both the players and poker fans around the world after a spectacular display at the inaugural event in September last year. A total of 100 entrants managed to secure a place In this year’s event before the start of the weekend.
After a lengthy time of play, it was Daniel Bekavec from Chicago who emerged the champion at the day 2 of the event. It took a total of 13hrs for him to earn the title and a cash prize of $76, 668 along with a diamond championship bracelet. he managed to beat some of the world’s pros including Minnesota pro Ryan Hartmoun who he eliminated in a tough heads up battle. Hartman did not leave the tournament empty handed. He earned himself $41, 949 for his first runner up finish in the events. The level of play witnessed in this year’s event was much more spectacular as compared to previous mid sate poker tour even that was held at Ho-Chunk
The professional poker player from Italy, Dario Minieri has been leading the pack of games for two straight days in the PCA (PokerStars Caribbean adventure) tournament’s $ 25000 game of Buy in High Roller. Dario Minieri is a professional poker player and belongs to the PokerStars team. After two days of the tournament, there were only 24 players left out of the 84 that had participated. The rest 60 were eliminated on different levels and grounds. Dario Minieri had leaded the scoreboard after the first day of the PCA tournament and then followed it up with a very strong performance on day 2 too.
Minieri had held a huge stack of about 430,700 chips when he finished day 2 and was about to begin day 3, thus just edging out another player, Brummelhuis chips tally of about 403,800 and thus pushing him to the second place when the third day began. Dario and Brummerlhuis were thus the only players to have crossed the astonishing mark of the 400000 chip threshold set the rules of the PCA and they both had a very comfortable lead over the former WPT (World Poker Tour) champion, Vivek Rajkumar’s tally of about 301,700 and thus positioning him in the third place. Then Dario Minieri went on to win the High Roller event of the EPT (European Poker Tours) in October.
There were many eliminated that evening in the Atlantis Resort/ Casino on the Paradise Island, Bahamas, West Indies. But one of the special mentions is the Mike Matusow. He lost in an all in pre flop manner with the A-Q against the famous Carter Phillips K-8. Phillips had him all over when the fop had come K-8-4 and after that a running play of 9-J had left Mike Matusow all high and dry after the game.
Michael Mizrachi, with his excellent poker profile has added a new achievement to his profile. He has won WSOPC main event title and a big cash prize of $1 million. The year 2013 is really lucky for Michael Mizrachi. He has won lots of money in a short time span. He is a popular tournament player with endless achievements in the poker history. You would not believe but total earning of Michael Mizrachi during his entire poker career is more than $14 million. His performance can be taken as very much closer to John Juanda. He is ranked seventh after John Juanda for his achievements and winning amount.
Michael Mizrachi can be taken as all time poker player and doing very well in poker industry. He is blessed with two WTP titles, three WSOP bracelets, and one WSOP championship ring. Mizrachi was the dominating player at the final able and he was able to eliminate other six players to secure the victory. There were total of 116 runners up and total cash amount was more than $4 million. Michael Mizrachi has made plenty of final tables and cash spots during his entire poker career.
Only a few days back, Michael Mizrachi has made a victory at poker tournament. In a short time span, he has won more than $3 million. We are hoping good score from Michael Mizrachi in future also. He is participating in online poker tournaments for big cash prize. Currently, he is registered with PokerStars website. The website is equipped with latest technology and a live chat room. With a live chat room, it is possible to communicate with other popular faces. You can share your experience and poker strategies with other players. For busy personalities, online poker tournament is an excellent career option as compared to live poker tournaments.