It’s no secret that professional pokerists earn a lot and in a few hours can play annual budgets of small cities. Oh, much more important, many Hayrolers instead of swimming in luxuries, try to implement socially significant projects.
One of the best examples of this behavior is Dan Smith. The American won for a career in tournaments impressive $ 36 million and ranks 5th on the list of the most successful poker in history.
In 2019, Smith founded a charity fund "Double Up Drive" , Which since the beginning of its activity has already raised more than $ 16,000,000! This money has received a variety of charitable organizations around the world. Not surprisingly, much of these funds were donated by poterists, in particular, and Phil Galfon. Actually, with the help of the last Dan Smith decided to hold a Double Up for Charity Tool to hold a charity tournament.
In addition to the organizers duet, many stars have already been confirmed in the event: Jason Kun, Stephen Chodvik, Patrick Leonard and others. Total in the tournament will play 16 invited professionals and 9 more players will choose among those who will do the donations on the Double Up Drive website.
5 tickets will be received by those who donate the most money, and 4 more will play in the lottery between all who will list the fund at least $ 10.