Durrr Challenge Latest (Update)
February 25, 2009 (InfoPowa News) — Tom 'durrr' Dwan's epic online poker match against Patrik Antonius, ultimately for million-dollar stakes, saw the end of the fourth session yesterday with 3,952 hands played of the 50,000 required to decide a firm winner.
In the latest clash, Durrr controlled much of the $200/$400 action to emerge after three hours of play around $149,978 ahead of Antonius, peaking at one time in the session at $229,814.
The match attracted a huge amount of attention across the Internet, notably at poker site twoplustwo.com, which recorded 213,419 posts on the appropriate thread and probably legions more lurking and reading. Biggest pot thus far in the challenge was $166,581, which Durrr took down. Up to now, Dwan has won three of the four sessions played against challenger Antonius.