Daniel Colman Moves into Poker Stratosphere with SHRPO Win



Daniel Colman scored another win in just what has been an amazing 2014 for the poker pro. (Image: pokerarena.cz)

Daniel Colman may possibly not be the most beloved poker player in the world, but he’s certainly making a instance for being one of the best, or a minumum of one associated with the hottest, this year. If there was any question as to just exactly how good a 2014 he had been having, Colman managed to make it clear with his performance during the Seminole complex Rock Poker Open (SHRPO) Main Event this week.

Colman battled through a tough last table and then dominated in heads up play to win the SHRPO Main Event, along with a $1,446,710 first prize. It marks the time that is fourth has won a tournament score of at least $1 million this year.

Big One for starters Drop Winner

For the ones that don’t remember, Colman was the winner of this year’s Big One for starters Drop, the $1 million buy-in charity tournament held at the World Series of Poker (WSOP). Colman gained notoriety not just for winning the tournament and its $15.3 million first award, but also for coming across unhappy (or, at the very least, uninterested) after winning. Later, he commented that he saw poker as ‘a very game that is dark and wasn’t thinking about promoting their victories or the game itself.

But which was not even close to the noise that is only’s made in the tournament scene this year. At the European Poker Tour Grand Final Continue reading