Noori Fail In Bet To Eat McDonald’s Of Worth $1,000

If you were asked to eat fast food of about $1,000, would you be able to do so?

We know the obvious answer, ‘No’. The same was the case with Mike Noori as well, when he bet with a friend to eat fast food of approximately $1,000, almost everybody thought it was impossible, but it was Noori who was determined to do so. Let’s see what happened then.

Mike Noori the poker pro on the weekend started an attempt to eat McDonald’s of worth $1,000 worth (that does not include drinks). The time to eat all stuff was 36 hours. This idea came to prop from the nominee of Poker Hall of Fame Matt Savage.

Nearly 10 hours of the bet would have passed, and Noori had only consumed fast food of $90. This was the update that came on twitter. Finally the bet concluded at the mark of $100, according to the information received from the tweet. Some of the commentators present at the spot, called the effort of Noori as “pathetic,” but if talk about Noori, and then he was apparently struggling on just the 10 percent of the way through the bet. Continue reading Noori Fail In Bet To Eat McDonald’s Of Worth $1,000

Vanessa Selbst, the Wicked Chops player with high level of consistency

Who said men are sharper in playing cards? We have women poker players who could give the men players a run for their money in the poker world.

If you are poker enthusiasts then you would surely have heard of Vanessa Selbst, a professional poker player and also the all-time highest earner in the female circuit.
She was also in the race for Card Player of the Year and that takes a lot of consistency in a sustained period of one year in the circuit. However it is a small period of time for evaluating a player’s achievement and Vanessa was termed as the most consistent player in the past half decade.
She has a career winning of $10.5 million and is a team member of Team Pokerstars Pro where her username is spelt “V.Selbst.” if you are a New Yorker then she is your neighbor living in Brooklyn, and she has logged an impressive playing time of 10 years where she started with PLO cash games and live NLHE. She made the brake in to live tournaments in 2007, and then there was no turning back, except for a break of two years when she attended law school.
She owns three WSOP bracelets and the only woman in the circuit to have achieved the distinction in open events. Year 2010 was her best year, where she won $750, 000 and the top spot   at the North American Poker Tour, held at Mohegan Sun. she also won $200,000 when she ended fourth in the EPT London High Roller Event.

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The Mineral Poker Event

Poker fanciers who could not visit to Las Vegas for WSOP 2012 (World Series of Poker) will be baffled following 8th June, 2012, Friday. Indeed, many events will take place throughout France. In inclusion to ACF Summer Series as well as BPT Toulouse, also there is the championship – EUR 400 buy-in “The Mineral” open to be held at the Cercle Cadet.

The 400 Euro Mineral is a championship with an assured prize kitty of 60,000 Euro and 2 packages for France Poker Series – Paris approachable to 1,100 Euro, a popular tournament to take place on the very same spot in November. It starts on 9th June, 2012, Saturday, and it will be feast over 2 days. As far as structure is concerned, competitors will get 15,000 chips at the beginning for game stages of forty minutes. The duration of levels will go up on the second day, and Joseph Hachem and Raymond Rahmeare expected amongst the participants.

The organizers of the championship thought regarding poker players who do not possesses the amount of 400 Euros. Therefore, to provide them a scope at this championship, they prepared for 6th June qualifier satellite tournaments on Wednesday available at a buy-in for € 60, € 80 and € 100. Remember that minimum € 400 event held at the Cercle Cadet, a pack of 318 poker pros was recorded, that generated a prize kitty of 114,480 Euro. The champ was therefore able to bag a huge amount of 25,850 Euros. For cash game fanciers, an open space will be allowed on ground floor in the weekend.