Online Poker: Alex Millar Loses $437,000
Poker Pro Down More Than $500K On 2016
British poker pro Alex “Kanu7” Millar lost roughly $430,000 over the past seven days on PokerStars, according to tracking data from HighstakesDB. It was the second week of the year in which he lost a six-figure sum.
He’s down more than $500,000 on 2016 so far, after logging nearly 11,700 hands through Friday. Millar is still a $2.7 million winner on PokerStars lifetime. Late last year, Millar said he wouldn’t continue endorsing the brand after controversial changes to the VIP rewards program.
Accounts that won the most on the week were Educa-p0ker ($435,000), WRUUUUM ($135,000), Cobus83 ($132,183), d2themfi ($118,158) and wilhasha ($94,301).
Well-known poker pros who had small wins on the week include Mikael “ChaoRen160” Thuritz, Mike “gordo16” Gorodinsky and Rafi “refaelamit” Amit.
Educa-p0ker was the big winner thanks to winning the week’s four largest hands. At $200-$400 no-limit hold’em, he or she won two pots worth $80,000 and two that were roughly $100,000.
On the flip side, Ronny “1-ronnyr3” Kaiser (-$314,000), TILTMENOT (-$202,000), donthnrmepls (-$88,000) and Ravenswood13 (-$73,000) dropped the most over the past seven days.
|1||Portland Asks Poker Rooms To Have Players Deal|
|2||Holz Wins 2016 EPT Barcelona €50k High Roller|
|3||Poker Player Accuses Preet Bharara Of Racism|
|4||PokerStars Rebrands Live Events Starting In 2017|
|5||Poker Strategy With Ed Miller: When Limping Is Good|
|6||Revel Owner Looking To Abandon Reopening Plans|
|7||WSOP Announces 2016 ESPN Television Schedule|
|8||PPA, PokerStars Opposing CA Web Poker Bill|
|9||Poker Hand of the Week: What's Your Play?|
|10||A Poker Life: Harrison Gimbel|
|1||Police Raid Phoenix $2-$5 No-Limit Hold'em Game|
|2||Marcel Luske Accuses PokerStars Of Fraud|
|3||Trump Picks Poker-Playing Billionaire As Adviser|
|4||Brunson Says He Was Intended Victim Of Robbery|
|5||Damon Says 'Rounders 2' Would Be About I-Poker|
|6||Mercier Appears On 'The Dan Le Batard Show'|
|7||Portland Asks Poker Rooms To Have Players Deal|
|8||Holz Wins 2016 EPT Barcelona €50k High Roller|
|9||Jason Koon Wins 2016 SHRPO Championship Event|
|10||Gambler Has Sweat After Putting $10,000 On Team USA|