Scotty Nguyen is back on the winning track after victory in the Five-Star World Poker Classic tournament in Las Vegas. The former World Champion Scotty, ambassador for the poker site Expekt.com, won the No-Limit Hold’em $1,000 buy-in, cashing $42,522.
“It feels so good to be in the winning circle again. I play my game and had fun doing it. Next thing I know I’m heads-up, then it’s all over baby”, Scotty told Expekt.com after his triumph at Bellagio in Las Vegas.
The Expekt.com ambassador has cashed a massive $11,397,858 during his long career in live tournaments and this was his 47th title. Scotty Nguyen is one of the most charismatic and recognizable pros on the global poker circuit and won the WSOP main event 1998 and the 2008 $50,000 H.O.R.S.E. event, dubbed the Players Championship.