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Hellmuth and Matusow Bet BIG on Negreanu to Defeat Doug Polk

It’s the heads-up match that the poker world has been waiting for and in just one week it will be upon us. Starting next week, while the rest of the world will be fixated on Trump and Biden, the poker world will be talking about Polk and Negreanu.

And now two old-school legends are backing Negreanu by putting their money where their notorious mouths are.

First, Mike Matusow announced that he’s putting an incredible HALF of his net worth on Negreanu to win saying:

It’s seemingly an insanely reckless bet with even Negreanu AND Polk warning the four-time bracelet winner against the bet:

With Negreanu simply adding:

Phil Hellmuth then stepped up to the plate as well and said he would also be betting heavily on Negreanu against Polk. In a series of tweets, Hellmuth said he wants to get 4-1, but that he’s willing to bet big.

And who stepped up? None other than Doug himself:

So there it is.

Polk’s 80k to Hellmuth’s 20k. A lot of money is being wagered on this match, and not just on the felt. Who will come out ahead? The cards and insults will start flying next week.

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