The Gran Casino continued to enjoy being the host of yet another of the world’s most prestigious poker events. Just like al the other poker fans around the globe, Barcelonans, enjoying the closeness of the event to them had their attention drawn to the world poker tour hosted in the city of Barcelona. This was season XI of the world poker tour. A poker tournament so prestigious that this time round it attracted a total of 249 competitors. The top prize that all the entrants were after was the $258, 448.
In attendance were some of the world major poker pros amongst them being Chanracy. The poker star managed to maintain his early chip lead all the way to the final table that had a total of 6 player eager to make their way down to the final top prize. However, the man between all of them and the cash prize was Chanracy who eventually managed to beat all the man and stand behind the cash prize.
Chanracy Khun, a student and only 22yrs old, not only was he able to add a title to his poker resume but he also managed to win the support of most of the poker fans keenly following the events on the final table. On top of the cash prize, Khun also earned himself a spot at the world poker tour world champion $25, 000 event. His win adds to the current trend of the new faces taking away the top prizes that has been witnessed around the world in most of the prestigious poker tournaments. However, now that his name has popped up in all the poker magazines and articles, he now has more pressure on him to maintain his trend and gather more support of the fans around the world.
Adrienne Rowsome is a seasoned poker player from Edmonto, Alberta. Her reputation as a player to reckon with comes from the fact that she has made her mark in the players world and has ensured that she is competition enough in this world of males. Her introduction to the game was when she was very young and since then, she has proved to be one of the most successful players of the region. What began as a fun activity turned out to be a full time profession for her. Adrienne Rowsome’s father was the first person who introduced her to the game and became her teacher in her growing years. What began as a fun game moved on to be a matter of passion and obsession for her.
Adrienne Rowsome’s developed a deep connection to the game and this is what made her understand the intricacies of it. This knowledge provided her with all the confidence which was required to survive in this era. She is now used to a lifestyle of the highest standards and her winnings at the game provides her with all the resources to survive in it. Her lifestyle is the envy of many people around her and her success inspires other to a great extent.
Adrienne Rowsome had started playing poker before the great boom and even had earned huge cash prizes before anybody else. She has started playing at the local casinos before even the big names in poker games took over. Her online success is something which every player yearns for; this success was the stepping stone for major wins. Starting from lower stakes, she decided to increase her contribution to the world of poker. The main aim of Adrienne Rowsome for playing the games in entertainment; the winnings automatically follow. Her mental makeup is so strong that she can concentrate totally on the game with an aim to win and she would do what her heart desires.
Stuart Errol ‘Stu’ Ungar was the brightest star in the poker world; he was born on 1953 in New York and passed away in 1998. Stu was also a gin rummy performer and he was largely considered as the greatest hold’em Texas and an all time gin rummy performer.
There are only two people, who won the World Series of Poker Main Event 3 times and Stu is one of them. Stu did also win Super Bowl of Poker of Amarillo Slim 3 times and during his time, it was the second most high-status poker title across the world.
Ungar entered World Series of Poker (WSOP) even in the year 1980 seeking for more high-stakes activity. He told to a TV interview, that the first time ever he played Texas hold’em tournament, was the 1980 WSOP. Ungar would defend his title fruitfully in the WSOP of 1981 by beating Perry Green. In the same year, Ungar achieved the 2nd bracelet in $ 10,000 Deuce to Seven Draw event, by beating bobby Baldwin, who was the 1978 world champion in a heads-up play and won $ 95,000. The 4th bracelet came in the year 1983 WSOP by defeating Dewey Tomko, who was a professional poker player and won several bracelets in the past. It was $ 5,000 Seven Card Stud event and Ungar won $ 11,000 in this game.
Ungar was found senseless in his hotel room during the WSOP of 1990, but due to his inspiring chip stack, Ungar finally won the 9th place and achieved above $ 20,000.
Ungar was known as ‘The comeback kid’, ‘The kid’, ‘Stuey’ in the poker world. The famous poker player was infamous because of his aggressiveness, but his striking career and the game skill made him the star of the poker world without any doubt.
The Nick schulman AKA “slick” is one of the top most poker players in the world and he started his poker career in the age of 19. He accomplished a lot in this field and he won a world poker tour main tournament (WPT) in the year of 2005 in which he gained $2, 167, 500 dollars. After this tournament, Nick participated in many events and he cashed numerous awards in the poker games.
From starting his career as a poker player, he earned more than $2 million dollars for his allegiance and hard work. He also a multi talented person among other poker players and he is the youngest poker player in the world poker tour. After he finished the WPT, he attended the final tables of the world series of poker circuit event in Atlantic City in which Nick pocketed $74,495 cash prizes. In this tournament he finished his fourth first place. After this event, he participated in the WPT battle of championship at which he played against Freedy Deeb. At the end of the tournament he obtained the player of the year title.
In the year of 2009, Nick schulman joined to play the first in the no limit deuce to seven draw event in which he won his first Word Series of Poker bracelet. In this tournament, Nick faced and beat some of the poker players which include John Juanda, Michael binger and David Benyamin. After he won that event he attended the next event in the year of 2011. In this he participated in the poker star Caribbean adventure and he obtained $400,000 cash prizes. In the same year he attended the 42nd WSOP event in which he won the 5th place at the no limit Duece to seven lowball event. The Nick schulman’s overall winning includes all the tournament is $6,282,973 which he got 3 1st places, 2 WSOP bracelets and he won the prorank1st position of 94 awards.