The Playground Winter Festival is all set to start and the action is heating up for its 2018 Edition. The festival is taking place this year at the Playground Poker Club in Kahnawake; it is just outside of Montreal. The festival is comprised of 17 events and it will continue for over 18 days, the festival of 2018 is certain to warm things up by offering the winning amount of over $1,000,000. This is the guaranteed prize pool and it is guaranteed between about 14th January to 31st of January.
The kickoff event of the festival – a $135 + $25 NL Hold’em Next-Day Re-entry is now open and boasts an impressive Guarantee of $100,000. The tournament is also a bonus to the community as the fee of $25 “rake” is not a normal one – this amount taken during the tournament will be given to local charitable initiatives as a donation.
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Poker player Daniel Negreanu has fixed few targets for this season, which includes going up to the top-most position on the all-time live championship money number.
Daniel, the Canadian poker player, rest at 2nd on that list, currently. He won more than $ 14.9 million in his celebrated poker career. However, the Canadian pro rests around $ 2 million behind Erik Seidel, who stays at the top of the list. Seidel has won about $16.9 million in his whole career. Other poker pros, who are very close to Daniel Negreanu are Phill Hellmuth and Phil Ivey.
Daniel has marked few other targets for the 2012 season, which includes earning over $ 1 million in championship earnings. The Canadian pro off to a well beginning in that sense, having won more than $ 250000 at the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure Super High Roller championship.
One of Daniel’s planned championships for the year 2012 has a well probability of achieving both of these targets in a single swoop. Daniel has already invested to playing in the “Big One for One Drop” championship that will be serving at 2012’s World Series of Poker and needs an unbelievable $ 1 million buy-in from each poker player. The Canadian poker pro has remarked that he might sell up to $ 600000 of his activity so that it allows him to play in the championship.
As a whole, Daniel has targeted ten different achievements for himself in this year. With getting his position at the top of all-time money winner’s chart, the Canadian pro has also drew a aim of desiring to recover his spot as the No. 1 all-time achiever on the World Poker Tour. Negreanu also aims to win at least one top championship win apart from the World Series and a WSOP bracelet.