Maurice Hawkins is warming up for the 2023 World Series of Poker where he feels most comfortable: the WSOP Circuit. On the court at Harrah’s Cherokee Casino in North Carolina, the pro defeated high rollers on stage to earn his 15th gold ring, once again becoming the only record holder for the traditional festival. The Florida star won $54,599 by sending home 91 players.
Hawkins quietly dominated the WSOP Circuit between January 2020 and April 2023, but less than 45 days ago, Joshua Reichard called his title the Main Chicago event. The performance of our compatriots. He said at the time that he didn’t care about numbers, but made an exception in order to equalize Hawkins.
“Honestly, I don’t care much for the record, but this” is cool. The WSOP website has pictures of all the record holders, of which Phil Hellmuth is there because he has the most bracelets. I thought it would be nice to sit next to him since we’re both from the same state (Wisconsin). . I think the photo of Morris will still be there, but it will motivate me even more,” Reichard told WSOP reporters.
Hawkins, on the other hand, is much less political. He is still on the WSOP website Called for more consideration of his championship record.
“Respect my name! I’m Maurice Hawkins. If you want to challenge me, just say so. ” “All right. I don’t like the passive-aggressive attitude of false modesty and pretending that I don’t care about the numbers when I actually do. Hawkins replied.
Hawkins now has $2.2 million – the largest WSOP circuit prize money in the festival’s history.