73 players particiapated in the Macau High Stakes Challenge last Friday. The field included many of the world's best poker players, including Phil Ivey, Gus Hansen, Erik Seidel and John Juanda. Another famous poker pro who paid the $260,000 entry fee was the American high stakes phenomenon Tom "durrrr" Dwan.
However, Dwan was nowhere to be seen when the tournament started and it didn't take long [...] Read more » Why Tom "durrrr" Dwan Didn't Show Up for The Macau High Stakes Challenge ($260k buy-in)
Joined: Apr '09
Age: 38 (M)
Sometimes the news makes us see the reality of things. After all, Tom Dwan is just a normal person like everybody else and, for loosing his passport, he needs to pass through a burocratic process to get everything done. Although we see him as a star, he’s just a citizen who needs documents to travel, like anyone else. Incredible how a little book can change someone’s life. He could have tried to say “Can you imagine i am loosing a minimum of $260k (not counting the Money he would try to win) just because you’re keeping me here?”.