David Peters; the Winner of 2019 U.S. Poker Open Event and the Overall Championship Title

David Peters

The
U.S. Poker Open in 2019 had a series of ten events. On Saturday
night, the events were crowned the main event which was the #10 and
the last. The $100,000 Main Event contest started with 33 runners. At
the end of the tournament, David Peters managed to win the rough
final table by maneuvering from last positions to the top position.
Becoming the overall USPO Champion he was awarded $1.32 million and
an additional $100,000 which he earned by moving from behind to the
top.

At the beginning of the final
table, Sean Winter had the highest chances of winning. Among the 10
table appearances, Winter was the favorite with victory of five final
table appearances before peter edged him out in the 4th, 5th and 9th
event with a blow. Unfortunately, he needed money to push him to the
end but he did not have enough of it. This was an opening door for
giving him a chance to win the US Poker Open Main Event. David peter
would only make a victory by giving a total win which he perfectly
delivered and took home one of the most prominent poker events in the
US.

At
the end of the tournament, David Peters was leading in the overall
standings. He was the best with 550 points where he pocketed about
$1.5 million. Sean Winter took the second position with 540 points
and was awarded $0.74 million. The third position was taken by
Stephen Chidwick having the same points with Winter (540) but was
awarded lesser than him an amount of about $0.70 million.

Who
is this man David Peters? He is an American professional poker player
born in 1987. His career started when he saw Chris Moneymaker win
WSOP main event in 2013 and got interested. He was encouraged when he
went ahead and started playing free online games and ended up winning
one of them for $600.He has been given a nickname of ‘silent
assassin’ due to his playing strategies. He has been an active and
prosperous actor in major poker tournaments in the United States and
overseas. Currently, he is known to be one among the best no-limit
Texas hold ’em tournament players across the world.

After
the victory, David Peters, of the 31 years said that it felt
wonderful. He added that it was clearly a very prestigious tournament
and unforgettable. It was also a great experience to come from behind
and to pass Sean by 10 points at the end of it all. He continued to
describe himself as a person who is at everymen trying to make
himself better. Expressing his joy he said that he has received the
payment for his hard work since he had been putting a limitless
amount of hours away from the table. Finishing his speech he said he
always has a desire of wanting to grow better and better to higher
levels. He was wishing that it is not going to stop since he wants to
keep it going.

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