durrrr Challenge 2: jungleman12 adds $110k

Tom Dwan
Tom Dwan

Dan “jungleman12” Cates continued to pound Tom Dwan in the durrrr Challenge 2 last night.

This time around Cates was able to rake $110k from the Team Full Tilt pro in 346 hands of $200/$400 No-Limit Hold’em.

Dwan had been slowly clawing his way out of the hole with several small victories but last night’s session essentially erased all his work.

Cates had the fortune of pulling in two pots worth over $50k each, which helped tip the scales in his favor.

The entire session took less than an hour and Dwan implied that he had been playing for over 15 hours when he finally called it a night.

In other high stakes online news last night, Gus Hansen managed to put in an impressive performance winning $172k in the $300/$600 Six-Max PLO games. Despite some positive steps over the last few weeks, Hansen is still down $1.4 million on the year.

FinnishNightmre (+$115k), luckexpress10 (+$71k), ronnyr37617 (+$67k) were also amongst the biggest winners last night.

Meanwhile gamblegambel (-$229k), DrugsOrMe (-$137k), OMGClayAiken (-$75k), Sauce1234 (-$71k) and David Benefield (-$54k) were all in the losing column.

Check below for some of the best hands between durrrr and jungleman12 last night or check our online poker stats section for more information.

durrrr Challenge 2 by the numbers:

  • 60,288,086: Total amount wagered
  • 60,000,000: Cost of Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie’s new chateau in France
  • 755,612: Amount jungleman12 is ahead
  • 10,129: Hands played
  • 6,161: Hands jungleman12 has won
  • 16: Hours logged
  • 9: Sessions recorded
  • 4: Months since the challenge started
  • 1: $1.5 million bonus for jungleman12 if he finishes ahead of Tom Dwan


Tom Dwan vs. Dan Cates.


Another huge Dwan/Cates hand.


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