Dos jugadores argentinos lograron pasar por caja en el WPT Prime Championship que se está jugando en el Casino Wynn de Las Vegas: Matías Chervin y Julián Rugna.
El torneo comenzó el 8 de Diciembre y entre las 3 jornadas iniciales se realizaron 5.430 inscripciones de u$s 1.100, convirtiéndose en el torneo más grande en la historia del World Poker Tour. La enorme bolsa de premios fue de u$s 5.267.100 y se repartió entre los mejores 677 jugadores.
Julián was one of the first players eliminated on Day 2, and for finishing 670th, he accepted a reward of $1,750 USD. In 2022, this is his ninth payday in Las Vegas, where he has made $22,336.
Matas finished the tournament in 413th place and added $2,130 to his bankroll. With 27 cashes, five final tables, and one victory in 2022, he has earned $73,889. This link contains the interview we conducted a few months ago.
On Monday, December 12, the remaining 55 competitors will compete in Day 3 of the enormous competition. Among them are Stephen Song, Michael Rossitto, Lara Eisenberg, Tom Middleton of England, Jared Jaffee, Kathy Liebett, Romain Lewis, and Rafael Reis of Brazil. The winner will get a grand reward of $712,650, which is 700 times his original investment.
This collection contains our unique images of the WPT Prime Championship.
On Monday, the most anticipated event of the festival will commence: the WPT World Championship, with a guaranteed prize pool of $15 million. Our CEO Fernando Gatto and his daughter Julieta are already in Las Vegas to cover the event for Pokerlogia. You will be able to see exclusive images on our Facebook and Instagram pages, and you will be able to read daily recaps of each game day on our website. We await your arrival!
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This occurred during the Premier Meet Up Game with several numbers.
ITM of Nacho Barbero during the first race.
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