The storage hunter won a total of $70,455 for his victory in the main event -- some big poker players like Phil Hellmuth and Chris Moneymaker shouted him out on Twitter, congratulating him on his big W.
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The event, hosted by America's Cardroom, seemed to wear down Rene a little bit ... saying he started out strong but would begin to get some pushback from the other players.
Of course, all that hard work paid off. Congrats, Rene!!! It's a good gamble he'll be dropping some of those winnings to snag some sweet storage units. 🤑