Daniel Colman won the 2014 Big One for One Drop, earning $15.3 million, but has reservations about the game generally speaking. (Image: WSOP)
The absolute most important poker competition of the season, traditionally, has constantly been the World group of Poker Main Event. But in recent years, a brand new tournament has taken its place once the many lucrative occasion with the prize pool that is biggest. It's the $1 million buy-in Big One for starters Drop, the charity tournament that draws the greatest benefits plus some of the amateur players that are richest around. The first One Drop tournament was held in 2012, plus the follow-up this year as soon as again generated the biggest purse associated with the poker year.
42 players proved for the 2014 Big One for One Drop, and poker that is 23-year-old Daniel Colman walked away with a life-changing prize of just over $15.3 million along with his first WSOP bracelet. The win that are massive vaulted Colman to sixth all-time in the Hendon Mob tournament poker earnings list, with more than $18.2 million in profession winnings.
While the very first One Drop tournament was approximately evenly split between high-rolling pros and ultra-rich amateurs, in 2010's version was more heavily tilted in support of career poker players. There were about 30 professionals among the list of 42 entrants, and ultimately, the battle for the spot that is top down to two full-time pok