Jack Straus created poker history when he won the 1982 World Series of Poker Main Event after being down to only one chip earlier in the tournament. The classic poker phrase "a chip and a chair" was born. There have been several incredible comebacks ever since the 1982 Main Event. In fact, one occurred only this weekend!
Austrian Josip Simunic entered the final day of the EPT Deauville Main[...] Read more » EPT Deauville: Josip Simunic Wins The High Roller After Insane Comeback!
Okay, it's a pretty good story winning some title with an initial 3 BBs for a start, but seeing this rainbow table where almost all the participants were coming from some interesting country is more funny to me. I mean the guys from Lebanon and Argentina probably saw a thing or two in their life, probably finishing a high roller live tourey on the final table isn't all that big of a deal for them.