Antoine Saout Movie Score: four / five
Last Sunday casino Baden was the place to watch out for if you are a poker fan. All poker game enthusiasts were treated to a great poker game full of surprises as they witness worlds two time champions lose a game that would have earned him a place on the poker games history books. The world poker tour Baden continued last Sunday where the last 6 finalists of the 254 player field returned to the famous casino Baden to face each other in the finals.
To most his fans around the globe, the two times world champion Marvin Rettenmaier was considered the favorite to win. But as most will also remind you, a poker game is almost impossible to predict the outcome. It’s the poker game’s nature of producing unexpected surprises that make it much more interesting. Anyone can win as well as they can lose a game and last Sundays spectacular game saw Marvin, the trophy holder bow to Vladimir Bozinvic cutting short his dreams of making history like his counterparts Josh Hansen and Carlos Mortensen of being a three times winner of world poker series.
The unfortunate loss of Marvin came after three levels of play with Vladimir being awarded $271 288 and the ultimate prize, the luxurious trophy for holding his first position. Marvin $59,496 on the fifth position with Paul Berende $172, 655, Oswin Ziegebecker, 587, Kimmo Kurku 81, 034, taking second to fourth positions respectively the sixth position going to Grzegorz Wyral $47,820. For poker game lovers, the world poker series has pulled enough surprise than ever before. With the speculations that the next games might be taken online, it is clear that the game is first grown and that it is here to stay.
Antoine Saout Video clip Rating: / five
Asthon Griffin is mostly popular as Ashman 103 in online games. His fierce game playing style has made him popular among the poker world. Taking small stakes, he started his poker career with his sister and mother. At the initial stage, playing few games, he understood that he had only 200 dollar left in his account but he never lost his hope and within a month, he took this money to as many as ten thousand dollar. Getting such huge success in the initial stage of his career, he took the decision to quit school so that he can be more focused on online poker games.
With his fierce gaming style, he earned one million dollar within August 2008. But he lost most of his money within a week. In such a situation, most players blame on his bad luck but Ashton Griffin has an all together different personality. He admitted his fault and said that due to his ego and shot selection, he was in such a situation. His career has a lot of ups and downs. After battling back from such a traumatic position, he again won 500K dollar but again faced a loss of $400K in one event. But within a month, he again won $600K and from then he started the dream run of his career and won back to tournaments and within a whisker, he was back in the top again.
Though he has got many successes in his early career still he has much less exposures of live tournaments. He reached the final table in Poker Tour of Latin America in 2008 and after that he held the 7th position in Costa Rica with a win of 28k dollar. In recent times, he got one of the biggest win in his career in North American Poker Tour with a winning prize of 560K dollar. He is truly an incredible player and will see more of him in coming years.
Hwang Hangs has finally made his first WPT title at Borgata after a tough final table in Atlantic City. Hwang Hangs has made final table several times in the past also but this is the first time he has won WPT title championship. He is also popular as chip leader and doing very well in the poker world. After winning WPT title, the total earning of Hwang Hangs has become more than $1 million.
Hwang Hangs is also playing online poker in his off time. Few people believe that Internet poker is better than live poker. At the same time, few people believe that live poker is losing essence because of Internet poker. The best thing about Internet poker is that online sessions are usually very short. You can continue online tournaments along with your full time job. Your facial expressions are also hidden by the opponents.
It is possible to attend weekly or monthly sessions during virtual tournament. These regular tournaments are usually associated with huge cash prizes and lucrative bonuses. It is possible to chat with virtual players. You can share your experience with other online players. You have to sure that your credit information is safe with the website. You don’t have to visit other places when you are playing online.
Now software is already featured with website and you don’t have to waste your time in downloading. Extra features are also added with website for making any web source more social and functional. The next attractive thing about Internet poker is lucrative bonus schemes. Don’t forget to check the bonus scheme before making any final registration. Most popular bonus type is sign up or welcome bonus that will transfer to your poker account as soon as you register for a particular poker website.