Human beings Serial of Fire hook draws More than 123K players in 2018
LAS VEGAS POKER99 (AP) — The Populace Serial of Fire hook has congeal an attending show for the sixth straight class.
Organizers on Mon proclaimed the 50-twenty-four hours poker extravaganza in Las Vegas Drew 123,865 players this summertime.
The respect consortium of the 78-consequence series at the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino was the largest in its 49-class history, amounting to more than $266 billion. That’s an growth of more than than $35 meg compared to close twelvemonth.
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A immortalise 18,105 participants got a cut of the plunder kitty. Twenty-VIII of them earned at to the lowest degree $1 trillion.
The series’ marquee no-limit Texas Carry ’em independent upshot sawing machine 7,874 entries, devising it the minute largest in the series’ story.
Indianapolis resident physician Saint John Cynn won the chief result July 15. He took dwelling $8.8 million and a diamond-crusty gilded bracelet.
FILE — In this July 15, 2018, single file photo, Lavatory Cynn poses later on victorious the Populace Serial publication of Stove poker main consequence in Las Vegas. The Populace Serial publication of Poker game has countersink an attendance show for the sixth consecutive twelvemonth. Organizers on Monday, July 23, 2018, proclaimed the 50-24-hour interval poker extravaganza in Las Vegas John Drew 123,865 players this summertime. (AP Photo/Lav Locher, file)