Poker Coverage: Poker Legislation Poker Business Poker Tournaments

Miha Travnik Wins World Poker Tour Slovenia

Local Player Takes Down $144,000 For Topping 141-Strong Field

Print-icon
 

Miha Travnik has won the World Poker Tour Slovenia. The local boy beat 140 opponents at Casino Portoroz to pick up $144,399 (€102,700) in the €3,300 buy in main event.

Travnik entered the heads up dual 3:1 down in chips against Vincenzo Natale and the chip lead swung backwards and forwards over two hours until Travnik crippled Natale calling an all-in four bet with J-J while his opponent tabled 9Diamond Suit 8Diamond Suit.

The jacks held and Travnik held a 10:1 chip lead before finishing his desperate opponent off a few hands later.

The final table payouts were:

1: Miha Travnik — $144,399
2: Vincenzo Natale — $99,481
3: Johannes Korsar — $68,244
4: Ferdi Ciorabai — $51,077
5: Gaetano Fortugno — $40,524
6: Marcello Marigliano — $32,926

 
 
 
 
 
 

Most Viewed Articles
 

1 Gus Hansen Nears $20 Million In Web Poker Losses
2 'Invisible Ink' Poker Cheat Banned From Connecticut Casinos
3 Gambler Finally Hits Vegas Slot Machine That Hadn't Paid Out Jackpot In 15 Years
4 Four Elderly Men Accused Of Palming, Swapping Cards At Minnesota Poker Table
5 Olivier Busquet Wins European Poker Tour Barcelona €50,000 Super High Roller
6 91-Year-Old WWII Veteran Attacked, Robbed Of Casino Winnings, Police Say
7 Pennsylvania Supreme Court: $75K Mandatory Fine For Poker Dealer Who Stole $200 Is Unconstitutional
8 Report: Bag Of Revel Money Goes Missing After Apparently Falling Off Armored Truck's Roof
9 SLS Las Vegas To Open Tonight At Midnight
10 Maryland Casino Says Former Employee Stole 'Highly Confidential' List Of High Rollers
 
 
Get-it-delivered-240