Anthony Zinno, the reigning World Poker Tour Player of the Year, is the winner of the $25,000 High Roller Pot-Limit Omaha event. In total, Zinno had to overcome a star-studded field of 175 players in three days of play to take home his first coveted gold bracelet!
In addition to the prestigious bracelet, he received a massive $1,122,196 first-place prize from the total prize pool of $4,156,250! I[...] Read more » 2015 WSOP: Anthony Zinno Wins Event #60: $25,000 High Roller Pot-Limit Omaha
Joined: Apr '11
Age: 50 (M)
Anthony Zinno,the lawyer-turned-poker pro from Boston,dominated much of the three-day tournament and was an unstoppable force at the final table.Despite formidable opponents, Zinno was never seriously threatened during the final several hours of the tourney and managed to win by making things look far too easy.
This final table was packed with nationalities from all around the world, nice change from the usual homogenic WSOP finishes where the americans blow everybody out of the water. PLO must be friggin huge in Scandinavia by the looks of it.
Joined: Mar '12
Location: United Kingdom
Age: 38 (F)
A great win for a player who has been trying to win one for a long time and the million dollars plus is brilliant.Definitely deserves it,3 days of playing Omaha against top players would be a nightmare for me!!
Posted by klash23: A great win for a player who has been trying to win one for a long time and the million dollars plus is brilliant. Definitely deserves it, 3 days of playing Omaha against top players would be a nightmare for me!!
Three days playing Omaha against really $hitty players would be just as soulcrushing tbh. But the potential money in both cases would definitely cheer me up!
Yeah, he is very keen on this wiseguy look - to be honest the amount of money he gathered since he started to play professionally should be enough for some decent wardrobe adjustments but I guess there is really no account for taste. At least it's not a hawaiian shirt.