Greenwood wins third High Roller of 2018

We round-up some stories you may have missed including adventures with nine high and Joe Ingram chats with John Duthie.

Greenwood does it again

Sam Greenwood WPT
Sam Greenwood

Because the fields are shorter and more familiar, High Rollers tend to produce 'form players' and this year that player certainly is Sam Greenwood.

Last weekend he won the €6,000 High Roller at WPT Amsterdam for €125,785 - his third High Roller title in 2018. He also won the $50,000 Challenge at the Aussie Millions in January for $116,400 and the €50,000 Super High Roller at partypoker MILLIONS Barcelona this month for €1 million. 

His 2018 earnings now stand at $2,365,985 and it is worth noting that at the end of 2017 he also won the partypoker MILLIONS Main Event in Punta Cana for $1 million. 

Nine high like a boss?

Just like the 7-2 game has probably caused players a lot of money trying to show a bluff, William Kassouf clearly has a lot to answer for when you see hands like this, courtesy of Live at the Bike:

Papi and Duthie

All the talk in 2018 is on the roaring success of the partypoker LIVE tour, so Joe Ingram had a two hour chat with the tour's President (and former EPT founder) John Duthie. Both men have had plenty of things to say about Duthie's former employers so this one is no holds barred:

Careful what you wish for

Finally, a cautionary tale (and proof the boom switch does not exist for sponsored players) as Kevin Martin rues wishing for an entertaining runout:

Have you shown a nine high like a boss bluff? Let us know in the comments:

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