LAS VEGAS, Nov. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Qui Nguyen was the last man standing when the 2016 Main Event wrapped, but he was far from the only winner.
Nguyen exclusively offered pieces of his 2016 Main Event final table winnings on the recreational staking entertainment platform, StakeKings ( www.stakekings.com/). With over $8 million on the line for the Main Event title, nearly 100 unique StakeKings buyers vicariously experienced the thrill of being at the final table, sweating out each hand alongside Nguyen. Those who had invested in Nguyen via StakeKings earned an impressive 100% ROI. "This is what StakeKings is all about," said CEO Eric Edwards. "By grabbing a piece of Qui Nguyen, our customers not only enjoyed an enhanced final table viewing experience, but they won big." Las Vegas resident Nguyen, 39, bested a field of 6,737 entrants to win poker's most prestigious event of the year. "I want to thank those who believed in me and thought I'd be a good final table investment," said Main Event champ, Nguyen. "Through StakeKings, I hope my fans had just as much fun at the final table as I did." At StakeKings.com, registered users can buy pieces of their favorite pros via fixed bids or through an auction, enhancing the experience of watching poker by giving fans some skin in the game. The StakeKings marketplace offers a wide variety of packages from consistently winning players. Since the site's launch earlier this year, StakeKings pros have won over $12,250,000. Over a half million dollars has been paid to users to date. To check out the staking marketplace or become a registered user on StakeKings.com, please visit https://www.stakekings.com/. About StakeKingsStakeKings.com is the premier entertainment platform for professional and recreational staking. Through a robust marketplace, the site provides registered users a safe and secure opportunity to buy pieces of their favorite poker pros and other winning players. To learn more about StakeKings, visit http://www.stakekings.com/ Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20161102/435726