Wednesday 5th July, 2017

The Quad Kings Conv busts WSOP $1k in 58th

By Mad Harper

Marc “The Conv” Convey has attended plenty of World Series as a PokerNews blogger, not to mention extended stints behind the scenes as a commentator for the European Poker Tour.


Now it’s Convey’s turn in FRONT of the cameras. The Brighton-based player, who recently founded marketing agency 23 Digital, enjoyed an astonishing hand on Day 1 of the $1k No Limit which put him firmly in the spotlight.



The Conv flopped a set of Kings – and then hit a one-outer on the river for quads (busting three players in all, two with pocket Aces).

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Convey, who hails from Croydon but now lives in Brighton, finally bust the event late yesterday in 58th place for $3,883. He wrote: “3b jam 16bb from button with a3cc. Cutoff had opened with KK. Had a blast and properly warmed up for the main event now ”


There were 1,730 entries creating a $1,575,000 prize pool. Patrick Truong now leads the final 20, chasing a first prize of $262,501. With Peter Akery busting in 30th place for $6,642, there are now no Brits left – on to the next!

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