Justin Bonomo has become the person earning maximum money winning playing poker tournaments than anyone else in history. On Tuesday, he earned $10 million for winning the $1 million buy-in “Big One for One Drop” event at the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas Justin Bonomo has now won more money playing poker tournaments than anyone else in history.
Bonomo defeated heads-up, Fedor Holz, who got a $6 million consolation prize. With this price money, he secured the fourth place on the all-time money list so far he has won $32 million playing poker; moreover, Holz is only 24 years old.
However, the Poker fans, should take these figures more as point totals on the scoreboard and instead of taking as balances in a bank account. The total mentioned here are only winnings. It doesn’t include the buy-in cost, as well as the all the times pros play a tournament and don’t make the money.
Additionally, the selling pieces are a common practice in poker, and this is more common in tournaments that involve high-stakes tournaments. This means, players will sell part of their buy-in to investors and this is done in return for an equivalent cut of potential winnings. So, no matter exactly what amount Bonomo has in his account, but latest victories of player in 2018 has given some spectacular time to fans.