WSOP Colossus II Occasion Brings in Huge Numbers
Men lie, women lie, numbers cannot. The entire world group Of Poker is growing in stature as well as the evidence is within the numbers, which continue being quite staggering. A year ago, the WSOP Colossus event had the absolute most individuals for just about any event in 2015, so when the 2016 version began this weekend the competition had been likely to break records too.
The 2016 version of Colossus, called Colossus II, features 21,613 entries, which can be down from 22,374 in 2015, but that’s still a incredible wide range of competitors. Reports are saying that 3,245 players will probably be in a position to cash away in this event as there’s a award pool of $10,806,500 to draw from. That wide range of players which will cash away would have been a record.
There are likely to be six routes and many of these have already started. The breakdown will 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 very best players from those move that is will to Day 2 as well as the winner of this occasion is going to reach minimum a million bucks, that is more than the $638,880 that Cord Garcia won in the inaugural event in 2015. Bradley McFarland came in 2nd to Garcia, and he took house $386,253. The prize money that is lowest in the top five ended up being $182,348.
The Colossus II is really a massive no-limit hold ’em tournament that costs $565 to get into, so that it really should not be that much of a shock that the involvement numbers are so huge. 阅读更多