High-stakes pro Polk wins turbo event

Updated: June 11, 2014, 1:33 PM ET
By Andrew Feldman | ESPN.com

Doug Polk sat at his table during the $1,000 buy-in turbo event with a chart in his hands. The chart provided him with the right pushing range given the rapidly increasing blind structure, and as his opponents laughed at his utilization, he strategically navigated through the field and ultimately won his first WSOP bracelet.

Polk began playing poker at the microstakes where swings of dollars resulted in lessons learned. These days, playing online at the highest stakes in the world, ...

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