Alejandro Lococo, known in the Argentine rap scene as Papo MC, finished seventh in the World of Poker that is disputed in Las Vegas and earned more than one million dollars. The 29-year-old Marplatenese had achieved this Tuesday the historic passage to the final instance in which he competed for the main prize of USD 8 million.
Lococo became one of the main protagonists in the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino Las Vegas, where the contest takes place. Having already reached the Final Series, I was assured of a profit of one million of the North American currency. “I ask you to send me all your positive energies right now,” he had stated on his social networks before competing.
Late at night in the eccentric city of Nevada -the dawn in Argentina– Lococo concluded its participation in seventh place with USD 1,225,000. “Thank you all for the stamina, I love you”, then posted on his Twitter account where he received the support of thousands of followers.
In your past, Papo MC he has won a number of international tournaments, including three cashes under the WSOP umbrella. His best production had it with the fifth place reached in the Millions South America Rio Open.
Crazy is as sharp at the table as it is at a microphone and has logged four five-figure paydays, one of which comes in the WPT 2020 World Online Championships. At that time it ended in a worthy position 23.
Your presentation in the eccentric city of Nevada, United States, meant participate in the most important poker championship in the world. In the past it has shown that not afraid to call players lightly or put into practice your stack of chips. In the neighborhood Open Mike or in stadiums full of fans, Papo MC excels in the art of shock and improvisation. That is, he transfers his talent in music to the tables of the game.
Define to Alejandro Andrés Lococo It is not a simple task. Their roles as freestylerA professional poker player, content creator, event planner and also a father, they are a powerful convergence in his versatile and talented personality, which he enjoys and takes advantage of.
All these facets are linked when he defines himself as someone who strives to give his best in everything he does. This serves to understand, for example, its meteoric rise in Twitch, a platform in which after its first year with its own channel it has 1.7 million followers.
It should be noted that he has participated notably in several editions of The Battle of Los Gallos, where he was recognized by the international and local press. Her performances conquered rap audiences, to the point of becoming a discipline legend freestyle.
On stage he is able to cut the rapper with his incisive rhymes. And at the tables, he is also capable of hitting the grinders with increases and carpets. Used to the casino Buenos Aires, the Mar del Plata has some small perforations on his counter, especially in the South American stages of Partypoker Live, with a record of 36 bricks in Rio in 2019. But at this Main Event, the rapper is sure to beat his record for wins.
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