Guinness Book of Records contains a ton of fascinating records related with poker and poker players which is certainly a snippet of data for a different segment. Here are some of them:
The biggest web-based poker competition called Guinness World Billion was hung on 16 June 2013. This occasion was gone to by 225,000 individuals. The up front investment was just $ 1, so PokerStars had the option to enlist an extraordinary number of members. After a year, PokerStars attempted to break its record, however the endeavor was ineffective.
One more fascinating web-based poker record was finished in 2007. The poker room PokerStars hit the Guinness Book of Records for the biggest number of players. Around then, around 151,758 players at the same time played on the web.
PokerStars is additionally referred to be positioned as the main on the planet for the biggest web-based poker competitions.
The longest game occurred in Vegas. Phil Luke, an expert poker player set a standard in summer. Phil played poker in a Las Vegas gambling club for 115 hours, making a brief breaks consistently.
The most costly poker chip, made by Gerard Duty, esteemed $ 450,000. Figures 7 and 8, which are on the two sides of this show-stopper, were made of 62 precious stones of 2.5 carats each. It required more than two years to fabricate it. No big surprise that it is recorded now in the Guinness Book of Records.
Bertrand ‘ElkY’ Grospellier
Bertrand ‘ElkY’ Grospellier, set a standard for the biggest number of tables played during the games. The Frenchman opened 62 tables Sit and Go for $ 6.50, and played them at in addition to $ 23.67. Most likely his involvement with the round of StarCraft assisted Bertrand with establishing this standard for which fixation was likewise vital. The record was set in 2009.
Randy Lew, one more individual from TeamPro PokerStars set a standard for the biggest number of hands played in eight hours. Randy played in 23.493 conveyances that time. Randy Lew was multitabling for cash tables, the quantity of which were somewhere in the range of 25 and 40 in various times of the game.
Randy Lew needed to set the record not just for the biggest number of played hands for 8 hours, yet he additionally needed to win them out. Notwithstanding, he remained in less by $ 1,200 for quite a while, by the by, he went in, in addition to $ 7.65 after he opened two or three tables NL1000. Talk had it that Lew didn’t eat and didn’t go to the latrine for as long as 8 hours of play.
In 2012, the name of Antonio Esfandiari was added to the Guinness Book of Records. The Iranian player procured $ 18,300.000 in a foundation competition Hot shot Enormous One for One Drop under the WSOP 2012. The up front investment to the competition was $ a million, and 47 individuals partook in it. Consequently, Antonio entered the Guinness Book of Records.
The most youthful champ of the WSOP Headliner was a 22-year-old English player Joe Cada. He won the Headliner at 21 years old years and 357 days in 2009
In 2010, the record for the longest poker meeting was at last set. Phil ‘Unabomber’ Laak was constantly playing poker for 115 hours. The player could have some time off each hour or gather them for an extended rest following two or three hours. Thus, the Irish played 115 hours in addition to $ 6.766, thatw ere gave to noble cause. (Checked no store rewards for Irish players)