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Poker News: WSOP Bracelets For Zedan, Cazayous, Korenov
We are the poker tournament that is biggest of the year the 2019 World variety of Poker which means an abundance of winners are coming down the pipeline. Here are three notable players whom became champs this week that is past
Russian Internet Poker Professional Korenov Wins Marathon Event
Roman Korenev, a poker that is russian best known for his online success, fought their method to a World group of Poker Marathon event name this week in Rio. Korenev, who earned his career that is first gold with the triumph, took house $477,401 for the win.
Korenev been able to outlast the field of 1,083 players at the Rio Casino to earn the portion that is biggest associated with $2,553,714 prize pool. The 30-year-old gambling professional, who is from the city of Krasnoyarsk, had previously posted a most readily useful finish of fourth place during the 2016 European Poker Tour Barcelona when he netted just under $200K for that triumph. By the addition of their biggest cash prize to date, Korenev has now earned just north of $2.1 million in career live competition earnings.
The cash was not easily earned as Korenev's battle with upwards of the thousand other players. That included a battle that is heads-up American Jared Koppel that lasted more than five hours. The slow-moving structure saw each player begin with 26,000 in chips, with each level of the marathon event lasting 100 minutes unlike some other tournaments.