Galfond Challenge: Phil won another €100 000 back
On Monday, Phil Galfond won another heads-up challenge versus the online poker player VeniVidi1993. The guys played 566 hands in PLO at limits equal to €100 / €200. Over the past game day, Galfond succeeded to win €92 800 back.
Phil was winning hands almost throughout the entire session. Towards the end, he even beat VeniVidi for €140 000. However, at the late stage of the fighting, Galfond’s opponent was able to get back on track and win some big pots.
After the Monday's victory, the RIO Poker owner narrowed the gap to €592 310. It's worth noting that Phil won the last four out of five game sessions.
Currently, the poker players have played 12 842 hands. The heads-up match between Galfond and VeniVidi is to resume on Tuesday.