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Las Vegas, NV – Late Tuesday night at the Rio Hotel and Casino, poker’s second richest purse was settled when the one million dollar buy-in event called “The Big One For One Drop” finished.
Daniel Colman outlasted high profile poker pro Daniel Negreanu during heads up play to claim a platinum World Series of Poker bracelet and a whopping 15.3 million dollar payday.
The 23-year old Boston card player moved into sixth place on the all-time tournament earnings list. Negreanu is the overall leader now after the runner up finish padded his career winnings by 8.2 million dollars.