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Ali Imsirovic Wins Back-To-Back Poker Masters Events and Purple Jacket

by Card Player News Team |  Published: Oct 24, 2018

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Ali Imsirovic had a breakout performance at the 2018 Poker Masters. The 23-year-old poker pro from Vancouver, Washington cashed three times across the seven-event series, accumulating $1,288,600 in earnings and winning two titles. Imsirovic emerged victorious in back-to-back events, taking down a $25,000 buy-in no-limit hold’em on Wednesday, Sept. 13 and then turning around to win the $50,000 buy-in no-limit hold’em event just a day later. With those two victories and an eighth-place showing in the series’ $10,500 buy-in kickoff event, Imsirovic earned enough ranking points to secure the 2018 Poker Masters Purple Jacket, which was awarded to the player of the series. “There are very few things that can compare to this. This win is very prestigious for me because this event series has all the top players in the world,” said Imsirovic after locking up the jacket. “I know the World Series of Poker main event is seen as more prestigious, but in that event, you need to get very lucky ...


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