On the eve of the World Series of Poker, the highstakes poker community has arrived from all over the world to Las Vegas for prepare to WSOP, and to participate in one of the most expensive events of this year, the Super Highroller Bowl with a buy-in of 300 thousand dollars. And for those who can not afford the main tournament, tournaments with more democratic buyin have been offered, starting from 10 thousand dollars. One such side event, submitted to the legendary player Tony G.
Tony G is one of the most scandalous people in the poker world. For his poker career he was able to get more than 5 million prize money. A few years ago, he left poker, first in business, and then he managed to win a seat in the euro parliament. Not so long ago, he was even banned from entering to the territory of Russian Federation.
His return to the world of big poker, Tony G decided to start with a $ 25,000 tournament, which was held at the Aria casino in Las Vegas . The event collected 32 entries, and its prize fund amounted to 768 thousand dollars. In the prizes were 5 players, of which first place was taken by Tony G for which he received 353 thousand dollars, as well as a statuette of the champion.