On Tuesday, Alex Jacob, the ex poker player, is all set to compete Tuesday in the semi-finals of Jeopardy Tournament of Champions 2015. He quite convincingly won his quarter-finals match earlier on Friday.
Today, Jacob is taking on Vaughn Winchell and Brennan Bushee. Both Winchell and Bushee are 5-time champs on the show, while Jacob won 6 times in a row on the show back in April, sacking up US$ 151802.
The champ of Tournament of Champions would receive US$ 250000. The 1st runner-up would receive US$ 100000, when the 2nd runner-up would get US$ 50000. The other players in semis round were Kerry Greene, Dan Feitel, Catherine Hardee, Matt Jackson, John Schultz and Andrew Haringer.
Meanwhile, Louisiana’s largest casino resort is all set to host the Winter Classic Poker Tournament this December. The series runs from 9th Dec to 13th Dec at the Coushatta Casino Resort in Kinder. The series’ highlight is the US$930+US$70 buy-in main event that features twenty-thousand in starting chips, as well as a forty minute blind levels on the very first day and the sixty minute blinds on the last day. The Coushatta Tribe of Louisiana is committed to offering a magnificent customer service, proven this year by getting the Certificate of Excellence from Trip Advisor. Other events are – a $300 buy-in mega satellite, $500 buy-in tournament as well as a $325 buy-in senior’s event.