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Kevin Lost $300,000 In Poker

In the PokerStars Championship Bahamas many Hollywood stars took part and had some good and bad experiences. Comedian Kevin Hart too participated in the event and lost the match.


This week Hart has lost over $300,000 while playing poker. This is a big amount to be lost in a poker, but luckily he is a star of Hollywood and he can afford it. In 2016 Hart become the highest paid comedian in Hollywood; he made nearly $87.5 million in 2016 for his work. The news about him as the highest paid comedian got published in Forbes Magazine.

The comedian made his first entry into the poker tournament of high-stakes this week. He participated in the PokerStars Championship Bahamas $100,000 buy-in super high roller. In the event, Hart dropped in two buy-ins and this lead to the loss of $200,000 overall.

He also took part in the PokerStars Championship Bahamas buy-in the $5,000 main event no-limit hold’em. Here too, he faced bad day and got eliminated during the course main event.

On 9th Jan Hart tried his hand in week’s third major event; it was the buy-in the $50,000 high roller event single-day. On first entry in the event he got top two pair with all his chips in, but opponent Charlie Carrell, made the straight on the flop. The two top cards turn and river cards failed to protect Hart from losing the game and then he was sent to the rail.

Hart has the option of re-entry in the event; he used that option and started with another buy-in $50,000. This Hart did not have good cars to support him and he easily lost from his opponent Christoph Vogelsang. Because the event offered only one re-entry, so Hart has no option left rather to leave the room and bear the loss.