The recent World Series of Poker (WSOP) tournament welcomed players from all over the world. On Saturday, the poker fans found out the winner, who may also be known as a music producer. Steve Albini has built a successful career by working with Nirvana and other popular music stars. It seems like his poker career may also be developing thanks to the second WSOP bracelet. The won prize fund of $196 089 was got through the successful play with 773 participants.
Steve Albini successfully won his first WSOP bracelet and prize of $105 629 in 2018. According to the WSOP, Albini has won 9 fund prizes in total at the tournaments. The general earning of the player is currently calculated to be $369 136.
The player himself has shared his feelings and thoughts about his success at the tournaments. According to him, Albini had to go for broke a million times. One of the driving factors was also an extremely small number of chips.
Talking about the financial aspect of poker, Albini noted that poker played a part in his earnings, but it was not his profession.
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