Regardless of the prospect of jail for the alleged violent assault of his spouse and risk to kill her, Rudy Gavaldon managed to pocket $20,193 and a World Sequence of Poker on-line bracelet. [Image: Shutterstock.com]
There are ice-cold poker gamers after which there’s Rudy Gavaldon, a Michigan man who just lately pocketed $20,193 and clinched a World Sequence of Poker on-line bracelet in his dwelling state, regardless of awaiting trial for allegedly aspiring to homicide his spouse.
Gavaldon, from Traverse Metropolis, faces felony costs in Grand Traverse County for intent to commit homicide and for being a ordinary offender. Simply 11 months after Michigan police arrested and charged Gavaldon for an alleged brutal assault on his spouse Lara Gavaldon, he entered the WSOP on-line bracelet occasion beneath the display title “Flyheim86.”
He received Occasion #3 — $500 No-Restrict Maintain’em Turbo 6-Max — and the $20,193. Based on poker media experiences, whereas WSOP.com doesn’t launch private details about winners, the title and residence of the Michigan on-line winner matched Gavaldon’s in a public information search.
days after he completed third in a WSOP Circuit ring occasion
Gavaldon, who had a pre-trial listening to on June 23, has Woman Luck smiling on his playing, along with his massive win coming simply days after he completed third in a WSOP Circuit ring occasion. It stays to be seen, nonetheless, if his luck stretches to keep away from doing time.