SIGN UP LOG IN
 

Kruse goes away empty-handed at WSOP

Published by

June 15, 2019 4:44 pm

Kruse goes away empty-handed at WSOP

Football star Max Kruse spends his holidays at the Poker World Cup in Las Vegas. In his first tournament, he has nothing to do with the decision.

Unlike many colleagues, professional footballer Max Kruse does not spend his summer holiday in Dubai, on the Maldives or a Mediterranean island, but playing poker in Las Vegas.

Since 2014, the currently non-contracting ex-national player has been taking part in the World Series of Poker – this year as well.

But the HORSE with a buy-in of 10,000 dollars was quickly the end of the line for Kruse, and he didn’t reach the ranks that would be awarded prize money. The winner of the event, which runs until Saturday, will receive prize money of 425,000 dollars in addition to the obligatory winner bracelet.

In the past, Kruse had often caused a sensation in Las Vegas. He has played his way into the money at eight tournaments so far. His best result in 2014 was third place in the 2-7 Draw Lowball. This earned him prize money of 36,494 dollars.

In total, Kruse has won over $120,000 in live tournaments.

Barbarez comes into the money

The long-time Bundesliga player Sergej Barbarez will also be back at the WSOP poker tables in 2019.

In his first appearance, he played his way into the pot-limit Omaha with a $1000 buy-in. In 60th place, he still received 3472 dollars.

More News

Does mousesports have a chance against Team Liquid?

Does mousesports have a chance against Team Liquid?

On the second day of the ESL Pro League Finals Playoffs the home team G2 Esports will play NRG Esports.…

LoL-WM starts with play-in phase in Berlin

LoL-WM starts with play-in phase in Berlin

The preliminary phase of the League of Legends World Championship begins in Berlin-Adlershof on Wednesday. In the studio of game…

'GorillA' and 'sOAZ' leave Misfits Gaming

'GorillA' and 'sOAZ' leave Misfits Gaming

Now the rosterchange has struck and hit two very good players. We'll tell you what happened. Misfits Gaming says goodbye…

Adam Friedman wins Dealer's Choice Championship again

Adam Friedman wins Dealer's Choice Championship again

In the heads-up against Shaun Deeb, the US professional defended his $10,000 title from last year and made poker history.…

Esports: G2 reaches MSI semi-finals

Esports: G2 reaches MSI semi-finals

Even a defeat in the League of Legends Mid-Season Invitationals' eighth group match cannot stop G2 from reaching the semi-finals.…

PUBG: Interview with eSports boss

PUBG: Interview with eSports boss

PUBG is trying to establish itself in mainstream eSports this year. SPORT1 interviewed Jake Sin, the PUBG Director of eSports.…

Because of Nazi greeting, Van Basten deleted from FIFA20

Because of Nazi greeting, Van Basten deleted from FIFA20

The terrible derailment of Marco van Basten (55) has further consequences. Now "EA Sports" removed Hollands former striker star from…

CS:GO - Renegades return to the island

CS:GO - Renegades return to the island

With the commitment of the entire Grayhound-Ruster, the eSports organisation Renegades returns to the world of Counter-Strike: Global Offensive. It…

NHL professional from Toronto accused

NHL professional from Toronto accused

Toronto star Austin Matthews is in for a lot of trouble. The 22-year-old is said to have harassed a female…

FC Arsenal owner Kroenke joins CoD league

FC Arsenal owner Kroenke joins CoD league

For a long time, Kroenke Sports & Entertainment was in conversation with Echo Fox to join the American LCS in…

The gambling industry is accused of breaking the law

The gambling industry is accused of breaking the law

Berlin - The vending machine industry uses technical tricks at ATMs to override current laws. The consequences: The addiction potential…

World Series of Poker Europe: Espen Sandvik wins Event 5

World Series of Poker Europe: Espen Sandvik wins Event 5

Tonight also saw the end of Event #5, the €2,500 8-Game Mix Tournament of the 2019 World Series of Poker…

Lajos Matyas leads to 4th place after day 1 A at the Banco Casino
Lajos Matyas leads to 4th place after day 1 A at the Banco Casino

The 21st Banco Casino Masters at Banco Casino Bratislava saw 124 entries at the start of the €170 event. The…

FK Austria Wien eSports - the ProClub giant
FK Austria Wien eSports - the ProClub giant

In 2017 the chapter "eSport" started at FK Austria Vienna. In addition to a Call of Duty player, the Austrian…

Macau world focus of betting shuts its gambling clubs for about fourteen days in a condition of the coronavirus
Macau world focus of betting shuts its gambling clubs for about fourteen days in a condition of the coronavirus

Macau, the gaming capital of the world close to Las Vegas (USA), reported that it would close its gambling clubs…

ESL One: Coronavirus affects Dota Major
ESL One: Coronavirus affects Dota Major

The participants of the Los Angeles Major have been determined, but because of the coronavirus, entry bans continue to apply.…

No more access to online casinos without a Swiss license
No more access to online casinos without a Swiss license

From 1st July 2019, it will no longer be possible in Switzerland to access the websites of online casinos that…

eSports is a school sport in the USA
eSports is a school sport in the USA

By the end of 2018, some schools had already taken the plunge and recognized eSports as a sport in its…

Ex-world champion switches to Jay-Z agency
Ex-world champion switches to Jay-Z agency

After other exciting transfers, like the change from "MoAuba" to the Focus Clan, have already taken place, Roc Nation Sports…

IPO Summer Edition: Italian Poker Open Launched in San Marino
IPO Summer Edition: Italian Poker Open Launched in San Marino

The Italian Poker Open (IPO) has always been a cornerstone of PokerStars live events in recent years. With the elimination…

Roger Federer:
Roger Federer: "Rafael Nadal can hurt anyone on any surface"

Roger Federer praised Rafael Nadal's ability to develop on hard courts and grass. The Spaniard was considered the king of…

Eurojackpot could rise to over 90 million euros
Eurojackpot could rise to over 90 million euros

Sports cars, yachts, villas: Lottery companies in Europe are considering even higher profits. Even the German classic 6 out of…

Mybetting Deals Tools

Surebet by BetBurger

Surebet by BetBurger

BetBurger is a service focusing on arbitrage bets, also known as sure bets. It turns sports betting into an investment.

Matched Betting by OddsMonkey

OddsMonkey

OddsMonkey offers matched betting services with features to enhance your profits with the best betting offers.

Live Sport Results and Statistics

Live Scores

Always keep ahead of the sports betting game with our real time results and statistics!

2000+ Free Slots

Play the best online slots and your favourites from the biggest developers for free right here!