Ali Imsirovic Wins Inaugural PokerGO Tour Player of the Year

Ali Imsirovic separated himself from the area to win the inaugural PokerGO Trip offered by Guaranteed Rate Player of the Year. The 26-year-old won a record-setting 14 event titles this year, making an overall of 34 qualified cash money on the high-stakes online excursion for a total of $6,028,321 in earnings.

” It still feels quite unique, to be straightforward,” Imsirovic told PokerGO press reporters after officially securing the honor. “I never ever believed I would complete something of this size in online poker. Next, the objective is to simply maintain attempting to improve as well as strengthen and maintain confirming that I belong below.”

” It was my goal from the start,” he said of attaining this honor. “I really intended to win Player of the Year, and I ensured to try and play as much of these as I might as well as ideally run comparable to I potentially could.”

The Bosnian-born online poker pro recorded 23 six-figure paydays this year, including three success for majority of a million bucks. Imsirovic conserved the very best for last, topping a field of 102 entrances in the Seminole Rock ‘n’ Roll Online Poker Open $25,000 buy-in no-limit hold ’em money player to gain $695,355 as well as his 14th title of the year. This was the third-largest rating of his career. Imsirovic currently has greater than $15.5 million in lifetime online revenues regardless of not securing his first six-figure score until 2018.

Imsirovic cashed for a minimum of $100,000 in 9 of the initial 11 months of the year, but had his two biggest monthly overalls down the last stretch. In September he made four final tables as well as won three titles, including taking down a $50,000 money player at the Super High-stakes Gambler Dish Europe for $598,000 as well as an additional $50,000 high roller occasion at ARIA for an additional $529,000. He paid for more than $1.4 million in that month alone and included almost $1.2 million even more in November with 6 money and also two even more titles.

With 4,364 overall factors accumulated, Imsirovic finished the season with 1,281 greater than his nearest competitor in four-time World Collection of Texas hold’em bracelet champion Michael Addamo. To direct that point differential in perspective: a gamer keeping that quantity of points would have ended up 26th in the total standings. Addamo accumulated 3,083, taking down numerous of the largest buy-in occasions of the year and also winning greater than $9.4 million along the road.

Imsirovic finished the period with 8 more qualified titles and seven even more certified cash money than any other gamer in the race. Below is a consider Imsirovic’s total list of PokerGO Trip ratings for the inaugural season.

Month Event Buy-in Place Payout
January ARIA High Roller #1 $10,000 3rd $54,400
January ARIA High Roller #3 $10,000 2nd $63,000
February ARIA High Roller #4 $25,000 1st $185,800
February ARIA High Roller #6 $50,000 1st $344,910
March ARIA High Roller #9 $10,000 3rd $74,200
April ARIA High Roller #12 $10,000 2nd $111,300
April ARIA High Roller #13 $25,000 1st $310,000
April ARIA High Roller #14 $25,000 1st $300,000
May ARIA High Roller #15 $10,000 3rd $71,400
May ARIA High Roller #17 $25,000 3rd $144,000
May Venetian High Roller #1 $10,000 1st $200,200
May Venetian High Roller #3 $25,000 4th $118,250
June U.S. Poker Open Event #3 $10,000 3rd $100,100
June U.S. Poker Open Event #5 $10,000 11th $25,500
June U.S. Poker Open Event #8 $10,000 4th $63,000
June U.S. Poker Open Event #9 $10,000 1st $217,800
June U.S. Poker Open Event #10 $10,000 2nd $75,600
July PokerGO Cup Event #2 $10,000 1st $183,000
July PokerGO Cup Event #4 $15,000 1st $240,000
July PokerGO Cup Event #7 $50,000 5th $122,500
August Venetian High Roller #5 $10,000 1st $136,000
August Venetian High Roller #6 $25,000 3rd $116,000
August SHRB Europe Event #2 $25,000 6th $121,500
September SHRB Europe Event #9 $50,000 1st $598,000
September Poker Masters Event #10 $25,000 4th $104,500
September ARIA High Roller #22 $50,000 1st $529,000
September ARIA High Roller #23 $25,000 1st $192,500
October ARIA High Roller #24 $10,000 3rd $48,000
November ARIA High Roller #30 $10,000 1st $120,000
November ARIA High Roller #31 $10,000 9th $17,100
November ARIA High Roller 32 $10,000 4th $53,000
November WSOP Event #76 Super Turbo Bounty $10,000 22nd $13,566
November WSOP Event #85 High Roller $50,000 6th $278,840
November WPT Rock ‘N’ Roll Poker Open High Roller $25,500 1st $695,355

Here is a look at the final standings for the top 10 players in the PGT points race:

Rank Player Points Wins Cashes Winnings
1 Ali Imsirovic 4364 14 34 $6,028,321
2 Michael Addamo 3083 6 8 $9,418,837
3 Sean Perry 2525 6 23 $3,807,850
4 Sean Winter 2263 2 20 $3,954,125
5 Sam Soverel 2252 3 23 $3,697,009
6 Chris Brewer 2079 4 27 $3,052,255
7 Daniel Negreanu 1983 2 17 $3,054,904
8 Stephen Chidwick 1954 1 21 $2,909,320
9 David Peters 1940 3 11 $4,461,670
10 Koray Aldemir 1936 1 2 $8,060,465’/

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