Day 3 loud announcement at Hustler Casino Go ahead and play with a minimum bid of $1,000,000. The starting lineup itself was not bad, but after that star players kept appearing on the broadcast. Doug Polk and Tom Dwan in particular came over.
Despite the good chips, the first few days of the live broadcast were a bit boring. At some point, players decided to lower the minimum purchase amount to $500,000, but they refunded the previous amount after viewers were unhappy. As it turns out, there was good reason for that – Tom Dwan sat down at the poker table once again for a world-record pot – over $3,000,000.
Wesley opened with Trey’s $30,000-per-jack bet. Among the aces of all trades, LSN Hank called with . Dwan, whose hand didn’t appear on the stream, raised $100,000; Wesley five-bet to $275,000. After a moment of hesitation, Tom called.
The pot was already $562,000 on the flop. On the flop, Dwan called a $125,000 check-call. The pot was $812,000.
The turn called and Tom quickly failed again. Wesley bet $350,000. For Dwan, this has not been an easy task. After a few minutes of deliberation, he decided to raise his salary. There is $1,500,000 in the pot.
The river is . Wesley went all-in for $786,000 without hesitation. That’s exactly what’s in Dwan’s stack. Tom thinks for about five minutes, then goes all-in and throws his cards on the table – .
The call netted Tom a $3,100,000 pot, something he had never seen before in televised poker, setting a new world record.
The Hustler Casino live stream continued today with over 40,000 viewers. The competition will continue for several days, during which a similar pool may appear more than once.