Poker Legend Doyle Brunson Makes First Look At 2021 World Sequence of Poker
One in all poker’s most iconic figures made his first look on the 2021 World Sequence of Poker Sunday.
Doyle Brunson was noticed on the Rio for the primary time all collection on Day 1 of the $1,000 no-limit maintain’em tremendous seniors occasion. The 88-year-old 10-time WSOP bracelet winner tweeted final June that he deliberate on taking part in a “choose few” occasions this 12 months however didn’t make an look till the collection was already operating for a few month.
It was the primary time that the “Godfather of Poker” performed in a WSOP occasion since his sixth-place end within the 2018 $10,000 no-limit 2-7 single draw championship, the place he earned $46,963 for his deep run. Previous to his entry into the event, the “Godfather of Poker” tweeted that it will possible be the final WSOP occasion he ever performed.
— Kevin Mathers (@Kevmath) October 31, 2021
Like his run within the 2018 2-7 no-limit single draw championship, Brunson opted to register late for the occasion, hopping within the tremendous seniors within the sixth degree of Day 1. In 2018, he max late registered the only draw in the beginning of Day 2. In earlier interviews, Brunson cited the grueling nature and length of poker tournaments as one of many important causes he was trying to play much less of them sooner or later.
Sadly for Brunson and most poker followers, his run within the tremendous seniors occasion lasted about an hour. Brunson was eradicated after about an hour of play when he moved all in on the button for his final 10 large blinds and was referred to as by Jana Vondach within the large blind.
Brunson confirmed 64 and was in large bother in opposition to Vondach’s AA.
After a flop of AOkayJ, Brunson was drawing useless to a chop. The flip was the 7 and the river was the ten, which despatched Brunson house.
On condition that his tweet from final summer season stated that he was taking part in a “choose few” occasions in 2021, it’s unlikely this would be the final time the poker world sees Brunson on the collection, however he in all probability received’t be registering greater than a handful of different occasions.