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Joe Cashen Wins 2019 CPPT Live! Casino & Hotel Maryland Main Event

The 60-Year-Old Contractor Topped A Field of 192 Entries To Earn $50,680

by Erik Fast |  Published: Dec 04, 2019


Joe Cashen is the champion of the 2019 Card Player Poker Tour Live! Casino & Hotel Maryland $200,000 guaranteed $1,100 buy-in no-limit hold’em main event. The 60-year-old commercial contractor defeated a field of 192 total entries in this event to secure the title and the top prize of $50,680. This was the largest tournament score of Cashen’s career. “I’ve been poker all my life, but no-limit hold’em tournaments since 2013 or so,” said Cashen after coming out on top. “It was a wonderful event. I had a lot of fun. I really put a lot of effort into taking this down.” Cashen was a talkative and gregarious player at the table, and he told Card Player that is how he believes that things should be in a poker tournament. “I love to have fun… if you aren’t having fun playing this game, you shouldn’t be here,” said Cashen. Cashen came ...

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