The Funniest Moments of Poker (Part 1): Scotty Nguyen Drunk

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2010. December 07. |
This article marks the start of a brand new series here at Rakerace.com, in which we will highlight some of the funniest moments in the history of poker, one every week.
In this first part, we recall Scotty Nguyen's performance at the 2008 WSOP $50,000 HORSE event. During this tournament, Scotty got so drunk that he could never even deny it. He started with cocktails, and then beers, keeping at least one casino member busy at all times.

Although his behaviour is truly entertaining for us as viewers, it must have been quite disturbing for the other players at the table. He was raging, shouting, asking for more and more booze and totally disrespecting fellow players.

In an interview made with Scotty a few months later, he officially apologizes for his behaviour in the HORSE event, and says that it was because of the huge pressure and wanting to win so bad that in the end, when there were only three of them left, he just snapped.

Well, in the video below, you can witness how exactly this happened. Enjoy, baby!



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