The main curiosity of the world poker series is always the one who wins Main Event. But there is another intrigue that is of considerable interest not only for players but also in fans. It’s a title "Player of the year" and mvp.
At this time American Hiroler Jake Schindler was able to win a gold bracelet in Hirolelers with Bay-in $ 50,000 and become a wound-apa of another expensive event with a Holdem with Bay-in $ 25,000. These victories brought him $ 2,202,983 prize and 1,842 tournament points.
In second place is still going David Peters. The owner of 4 WSOP bracelets has expanded its collection of trophies at the beginning of the series thanks to the Hirolery tournament with Bay-in $ 100,000. Also Peters played for the event final for $ 50,000 (5th place) and twice fell into prizes in other events. In total rating it has 1 782 points.
David Peters / Photo PokerNews
Closes the top three for the title of the best player of the year WSOP Chad Evslage. The first in his career won bracelet brought him $ 1,415 610, also Chad finished 6th in Hold Tournament with Bay-in $ 10,000 and scored rating points in an event for $ 3,000. In the total standings he has 1 595 points.
Evslage Chad / Photo PokerNews
As for other players, the owner of this title last year Josh Arye again among the contenders for victory. He started quite confidently on the series, holding 21st place. Some of the world -class players (such as Daniel Negrean and Phil Helmut) for various reasons do not show the results that their fans are waiting for.