WSOP Colossus II Occasion Brings in Huge Numbers
Men lie, women lie, figures never. The World Series Of Poker keeps growing in stature therefore the proof is in the true numbers, which continue being quite staggering. This past year, the WSOP Colossus event had the absolute most participants for just about any event in 2015, and as the 2016 version began this weekend the tournament ended up being likely to break records too.
The 2016 version of Colossus, called Colossus II, features 21,613 entries, which will be down from 22,374 in 2015, but that's nevertheless a number that is incredible of. Reports are saying that 3,245 players will probably be able to cash away in this event as there is a prize pool of $10,806,500 to draw from. That range players that may cash away will be a record.
You will find going to be six flights and several of these have previously started. The breakdown can look the following: Flight A will have 3,249 players, then 2,153 for Flight B, 3,770 for Flight C, 3,099 for Flight D, 4,855 for Flight E and 4,487 for Flight F. The most truly effective players from those will move on to Day 2 and the winner associated with event will probably get at least a million dollars, that is more than the $638,880 that Cord Garcia won within the inaugural occasion in 2015. Bradley McFarland arrived in second to Garcia, in which he took house $386,253. The prize money that is lowest in the top five was $182,348.
The Colossus II is really a massive hold that is no-limit tournament that costs $565 to get into, therefore it really should not be that much of a surprise that the participation numbers are incredibly huge. (بیشتر…)