WSOP Colossus II Occasion Brings in Huge Numbers
Men lie, females lie, figures never. The entire world variety Of Poker keeps growing in stature therefore the proof is within the numbers, which are quite staggering. This past year, the WSOP Colossus event had the most individuals for almost any event in 2015, so when the 2016 edition began this weekend the tournament was anticipated to break records aswell.
The 2016 version of Colossus, known as Colossus II, features 21,613 entries, that will be down from 22,374 in 2015, but that is still a number that is incredible of. Reports are saying that 3,245 players will be in a position to cash down in this event as there exists a reward pool of $10,806,500 to draw from. That quantity of players which will cash down will be a record.
You will find going to be six flights and several of these have already began. The breakdown will look as follows: Flight A will have 3,249 players, then 2,153 for Flight B, 3,770 for Flight C, 3,099 godesse for Flight D, 4,855 for Flight E and 4,487 for Flight F. The top players from those will move on to Day 2 plus the champion of the event will probably get at least a million bucks, which is significantly more than the $638,880 that Cord Garcia won into the inaugural occasion in 2015. Bradley McFarland came in second to Garcia, and he took home $386,253. The prize money that is lowest into the top five was $182,348.
The Colossus II is really a massive no-limit hold ’em competition that costs $565 to get into, so that it really should not be that much of the surprise that the involvement figures are incredibly huge.