WSOP Europe Gets Underway With Four Bracelets Already Awarded

After successful online and live series in Las Vegas, the World Series of Poker headed to Europe last week for the next live bracelet series.

After successful online and live series in Las Vegas, the World Series of Poker headed to Europe last week for the next live bracelet series. 

The WSOP Europe runs Nov. 19 – Dec. 8 at King’s Casino Resort in Rozvadov, Czech Republic with €11.5 million guaranteed. This includes 15 WSOP gold bracelets with the €10,350 Main Event running Dec 3-8 with a €5 million guarantee.

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After some speculation regarding COVID-19, the casino announced last week that the series will continue. King’s announced on Twitter the WSOP will complete the series as planned. With four bracelets already won, here’s a look at the action so far.

Event 1: €350 NLHE Opener (Nov. 19)

A massive 1,789-player field showed up for The Opener. At the end of the day, Italy’s Antonello Ferraiuolo (pictured above) won the first bracelet of the series. 

On top of the €77,750 payday for first. Ferraioulo also won a Main Event seat

Ferraiuolo was the latest Italian WSOP bracelet winner since 2015, when Max Pescatori scored two bracelets. The event was streamed live on Youtube for poker fans to check out the action. 

Event 2: €550 PLO Eight-Handed (Nov. 20)

Bjorn Verbakel, of the Netherlands, captured his first bracelet in this Pot Limit Omaha event. The tournament crushed the $200,000 guarantee with the prize pool swelling to €295,925

Verbakel won €59,250 after defeating Zhao Feng of Singapore heads up. Feng scored €36,7617 for second place.

Event 3: €1,350 NLH Mini Main (Nov. 22)

The Mini Main Event attracted 1,397 players with Switzerland’s Emil Bise coming out victorious. Bise overcame Romania’s Marius Gicovanu heads up to win €250,175.

The Swiss player has a gold bracelet to go with two WSOP Circuit rings under his belt.

The event saw 1,397 entries for a €1.6 million prize pool, more than double the €600,000 guarantee.

Event 4: €2,000 PLO (Nov 23)

Slovakians went head to head for this PLO bracelet last week. Samuel Stranak battled his countryman Alan Sabo for the title. Stranek came out on top for €101,764

The tournament produced 241 entries for a prize pool of €423,557. That again more than doubled the $200,000 guarantee.

Some other standout final table opponents included Ian Bradley, Amir Mozaffarian, and Krasimir Yankov.

Players from around the world have jumped in the WSOP Europe action. Many are eager for the return of live poker in Europe.

Upcoming WSOP bracelet events

WSOP Europe will offer a full range of games over the next few days. That includes the final table of Event 5: €550 Colossus. Also players will see a high roller, Pot Limit Omaha, turbo, and a Short Deck event. 

Here’s a look at this week’s action:

  • 1,100 NLHE Turbo Bounty (Event 9, Nov. 29)
  • €25,000 NLHE High Roller (Event 10, Nov. 29)
  • 1,650 NLHE Six-Handed (Event 11, Nov. 30)
  • 2,000 8-Game Mix (Event 12, Dec. 1)

Here’s a look at the complete schedule.

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2021 WSOP Europe

EventDatesTournamentBuy-inGuaranteeChip Stack
1Nov. 19 -22“Opener” NLHE€350€300,00020,000
2Nov. 20 - 238-Handed Pot-Limit Omaha€550€200,00025,000
3Nov. 21 - 25Mini Main Event NLHE€1,350€600,000100,000
4Nov. 24 & 252K Pot Limit Omaha€2,000€200,00050,000
5Nov. 24 - 30NLH Colossus€550€1,000,00025,000
6Nov. 25NLH Classic Freezeout€1,000€150,00030,000
7Nov. 25 & 26PLO/NLH Mixed€1,650€200,00040,000
8Nov. 26 & 27Short Deck€2,500€200,00050,000
9Nov. 27 & 285K Pot Limit Omaha€5,000€150,000100,000
10Nov. 29NLH Bounty Hunter€1,100€200,00030,000
11Nov. 29 & 3025K NLH Platinum High Roller€25,000€1,000,000500,000
12Nov. 30 & Dec. 1NLH 6-max€1,650€200,00040,000
13Dec. 1 & 28-Game Mix€2,000€150,00050,000
14Dec. 2 & 350K NLH Diamond High Roller€50,000€2,000,0001,000,000
15Dec. 3 - 8WSOP Europe Main Event€10,350€5,000,000100,000
 

* Lead image courtesy WSOP/PokerNews/Danny Maxwell

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Big 20 Rewind Roundup: Players Score Big Payouts, Overlays in Week 1 of PokerStars Series

The Big 20 Rewind series continues through Dec. 4 with big guarantees and big prizes. Here's a look at some winners from Week 1.

PokerStars began the celebration of its 20th anniversary with the Big 20 Rewind tournament  series last week. Events run through Dec. 4 with some big guarantees and massive prizes on the line as well.

Some of those special prizes include Platinum Passes, UFC tickets, and trips around the world. The series also is being broadcast on the PokerStars official Twitch page. Week 1 is now in the book and several players were rewarded with some major cores so far.

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Massive prize payout for first winner

Each Big 20 comes with a certain year and title pegged to a significant event in PokerStars history. The opening $11 event on Nov. 14 included a $100,000 guarantee and came with the “2001 – Year of PokerStars” tournament name.

This event saw 12,037 entries try to grab a piece of rewound history. In the end, Ireland’s “Chanaldo9” turned 11 bucks into $15,288

On top of the win, Chanaldo also received a SLAM Package from PokerStars – quite a haul for the lucky winner.

This includes Main Event buy-ins to SCOOP and WCOOP. The winner also received an EPT package and a PSPC Platinum Pass. 

‘Big trip’ with win for Swedish player

Event 2 was known as “2002 – Year of WCOOP” and came with a $1,050 buy-in. The tournament brought in 218 player with a $250,000 guarantee, offering a significant overlay. 

Players from all over the globe were represented the at final table including the United Kingdom’s Ronan “Sw33ney” Sweeney and “MilkmanPro”.

It came down to Sweden’sHendurr” verses Denmark’s Christian “Equanimity911” Frimodt Pederson for the title. Hendurr came out victorious and snagged $48,889. Hendurr also won a trip around the world courtesy of PokerStars. 

Making money in the Moneymaker

2003 – Year of Moneymaker” honored Chris Moneymaker winning an $86 tournament to propel him to the World Series of Poker Main Event title. Last week’s $86 buy-in event offered a $125,000 guaranteed prize pool. 

The winner also received $10,000 towards live buy-in events for 2022. The player pool swelled to 1,698 and Malta’s “GamadGADOL” scored the victory.

Besides the package, Gamad also won $20,552 after defeating Bulgaria’s “PSany2cando”. The runner-up finisher took home $14,776.

Many Streamers jumped in the event and showcased the tournament on Twitch. This included Kristian “BlueDucky45” Leger

EPT pays off big with overlay

On Thursday, online warriors jumped into the fourth of the series, the $1,050 “2004 – Year of the EPT.”

This two-day event included a $250,000 guarantee as well as an EPT-style trophy and travel package. The event also saw an overlay as only 219 players entered the field.

At the end of the action, Sweden’s “S1xxten” captured the trophy and $48,687.

Satellites and side events

If some of these tournaments are out of a player’s reach, Stars is offering smaller buy-in qualifiers as well. Players can try and ladder up into the series. 

The site is also offering free chances on their social media to get in on the action.

The series also includes multiple side events as well. “martin12389” of Argentina, “Syltty” of Finland, and “millimetre” of Russia won the first three side events of the Big 20 Rewind.

The first side event, a $215 freezeout, was particularly lucrative with “martin12389” winning $20,780 for first.

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Upcoming Rewind events

PokerStars will offer a good mix of prizes over the next few days. Some of the special prizes include streamer packages, an electric car, and a trip to the Bahamas. Here’s a look at the weekend’s action:

  • Freeroll – Year of the EPTLive  (Nov. 22) – $20,000 guarantee
  • $30 Year of the Turbo Takedown (Nov. 22) – $100,000 guarantee
  • $109 Year of SCOOP (Nov. 23) – $300,000 guarantee
  • $55 Year of the Big Game (Nov. 24) – $300,000 guarantee
  • $11 Year of Home Games (Nov. 25) – $100,000 guarantee

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Partypoker Roundup: Irish Poker Masters KO Continues, Ireland’s Ronan Sweeney Leads Main Event

The first-ever Irish Poker Masters KO Online debuted Nov. 4 at partypoker and Ireland's Ronan Sweeney leads the Main Event field.

The first-ever Irish Poker Masters KO Online debuted Nov. 4 at partypoker with all progressive knockout (PKO) style tournaments. Almost fittingly, an Irish player has taken the early lead in the Main Event with two mare starting flights on tap.

The series runs until Nov. 23 with buy-ins ranging from €44 to €2,100. Plenty of events continue this week and here’s a look at some of the action so far.

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Main Event gets underway

The €1,100 Main Event features a €1 million guarantee and offers players multiple starting flights. Day 1A ran on Nov. 7 and saw 259 players in the field.  

Of those, 39 survived and advanced to Day 2. The chip leader on Day 1A was Ireland’s own Ronan Sweeney, who bagged 2.1 million chips. 

“Sweeney is a superb tournament player, one who has been ranked in the top 100 players in the world for online poker events,” the partypoker blog notes.

Brazil’s Rui Ferreira takes the second-place spot with just over 2 million to finish the day. Of the 39 players advancing, 10 won their seats via the €109 mega satellite.

Players can move up the partypoker satellite ladder in qualifiers starting at just €0.01. The 10 satellite winners are all now guaranteed at least a min-cash. Here is a list of the satellite cashers and their chip counts:

  • Gianni Paul Sabini – 1,615,716
  • Mario Navarro Arrocha – 1,544,621
  • Renato Ribeiro – 895,473
  • Sebastian Stefan Zavarsky – 818,021
  • Romans Matveichuk – 715,407
  • Radek Janos – 689,447
  • Evgheni Goncearov – 681,312
  • Vojtech Susta – 615,656
  • Kenny Chivers – 523,697
  • Yordan Yordanov – 387,711

Day 1B was on Nov. 14, followed by Day 1C on Nov. 21. All remaining players will duke it out on Nov. 22 to grab a piece of the €1 million guarantee.

Event 2: $55 IPM50

This event comes with a €200,000 guarantee and continues attracting big fields. There are several starting flights throughout the series.

As of Saturday, the first flights brought in 2,790 players and  413 have made it to Day 2 so far. The official second day of action is set for Nov. 15.

Five players have reached the 2 million chip mark so far including:

  1. Matthew Kirwan-Shannon – 3,069,932
  2. Paul Allen – 2,760,282
  3. Pablo Wesley Ribeiro De Melo – 2,343,029
  4. Peter Haden – 2,298,566
  5. Ali Cengiz Sisman – 2,101,103

Event 3: €44 Big 4 Pot Limit Omaha Hi/Lo 8 or Better

The PLO Hi/Lo action has seen 731 players so far with 107 advancing to Day 2. The event carries a €50,000 guarantee with Day 2, the final day, playing out on Nov. 15.  The chip leaders so far include:

  1. Harvey Mckenzie – 1,607,121
  2. Jan Volek – 1,598,512
  3. Rauno Tahvonen – 1,502,067
  4. Paul Murphy – 1,423,090
  5. Maxim Anischenko – 1,409,588

More on the horizon this week

The Irish Poker Masters KO Online continues through Nov. 23 with plenty of action left in the series. The €1,100 Main Event  will see another starting slight, Day 1C, on Sunday. There are also numerous satellite events planned this week as well.

Another turbo flight is also set for Nov. 22 with Day 2 getting underway the same day. Flights for the €109 IPM100, featuring a €250,000 guarantee, also continue this week.

Here’s a look at the complete schedule of events remaining:

Irish Poker Masters KO Online

DateEventYournamentBuy-inFormat
Nov. 15#2IPM50 - Online Day 1 : €200K GTD [2-Day Event, 7-Max]€50+5 ($58+6)1 RE
Nov. 15#3The Big 4 PLO8 - Online Day 1 : €50K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€40+4 ($46+5)1 RE
Nov. 15#5JP Masters - Online Day 1 : €300K GTD [1-Day Event, 6-Max]€500+30 ($579+35)1 RE
Nov. 15#2IPM50 Day 1 Hyper : €200K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€50+5 ($58+6)1 RE
Nov. 15#3The Big 4 PLO8 Day 1 Hyper : €50K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€40+4 ($46+5)1 RE
Nov. 15#5JP Masters Day 1 Hyper : €300K GTD [1-Day Event, 6-Max]€500+30 ($579+35)1 RE
Nov. 15#2IPM50 - Online Final Day : €200K GTD [2-Day Event, 8-Max]--
Nov. 15#3The Big 4 PLO8 - Online Final Day : €50K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€40+4 ($46+5)-
Nov. 15#5JP Masters - Online Final Day : €300K GTD [1-Day Event, 6-Max]--
Nov. 15#10IPM100 - Online Day 1 : €250K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€100+9 ($116+10)1 RE
Nov. 15#11The Big 4 PLO - Online Day 1 : €50K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€40+4 ($46+5)1 RE
Nov. 15#127-Max Turbo - Online 1 Day Event : €30K GTD [1-Day Event, 7-Max]€200+15 ($232+17)1 RE
Nov. 15#10IPM100 - Online Day 1 : €250K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€100+9 ($116+10)1 RE
Nov. 15#11The Big 4 PLO - Online Day 1 : €50K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€40+4 ($46+5)1 RE
Nov. 16#10IPM100 - Online Day 1 : €250K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€100+9 ($116+10)1 RE
Nov. 16#11The Big 4 PLO - Online Day 1 : €50K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€40+4 ($46+5)1 RE
Nov. 16#10IPM100 - Online Day 1 : €250K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€100+9 ($116+10)1 RE
Nov. 16#11The Big 4 PLO - Online Day 1 : €50K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€40+4 ($46+5)1 RE
Nov. 16#10IPM100 - Online Day 1 : €250K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€100+9 ($116+10)1 RE
Nov. 16#11The Big 4 PLO - Online Day 1 : €50K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€40+4 ($46+5)1 RE
Nov. 17#10IPM100 - Online Day 1 : €250K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€100+9 ($116+10)1 RE
Nov. 17#11The Big 4 PLO - Online Day 1 : €50K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€40+4 ($46+5)1 RE
Nov. 17#10IPM100 - Online Day 1 : €250K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€100+9 ($116+10)1 RE
Nov. 17#11The Big 4 PLO - Online Day 1 : €50K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€40+4 ($46+5)1 RE
Nov. 17#137-Max PLO - Online 1 Day Event : €20K GTD [1-Day Event, 7-Max]€200+15 ($232+17)1 RE
Nov. 17#10IPM100 - Online Day 1 : €250K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€100+9 ($116+10)1 RE
Nov. 17#11The Big 4 PLO - Online Day 1 : €50K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€40+4 ($46+5)1 RE
Nov. 18#10IPM100 - Online Day 1 : €250K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€100+9 ($116+10)1 RE
Nov. 18#11The Big 4 PLO - Online Day 1 : €50K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€40+4 ($46+5)1 RE
Nov. 18#10IPM100 - Online Day 1 : €250K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€100+9 ($116+10)1 RE
Nov. 18#11The Big 4 PLO - Online Day 1 : €50K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€40+4 ($46+5)1 RE
Nov. 18#14High Roller - Online 1 Day Event : €100K GTD [1-Day Event, 7-Max]€2,000+100 ($2,317+116)1 Entry per Day
Nov. 18#16Mix-Max Big Bounty - Online 1 Day Event : €50K GTD [1-Day Event, Mix-Max]€200+15 ($232+17)1 RE
Nov. 18#10IPM100 - Online Day 1 : €250K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€100+9 ($116+10)1 RE
Nov. 18#11The Big 4 PLO - Online Day 1 : €50K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€40+4 ($46+5)1 RE
Nov. 19#10IPM100 - Online Day 1 : €250K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€100+9 ($116+10)1 RE
Nov. 19#11The Big 4 PLO - Online Day 1 : €50K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€40+4 ($46+5)1 RE
Nov. 19#10IPM100 - Online Day 1 : €250K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€100+9 ($116+10)1 RE
Nov. 19#11The Big 4 PLO - Online Day 1 : €50K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€40+4 ($46+5)1 RE
Nov. 19#10IPM100 - Online Day 1 : €250K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€100+9 ($116+10)1 RE
Nov. 19#11The Big 4 PLO - Online Day 1 : €50K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€40+4 ($46+5)1 RE
Nov. 20#10IPM100 - Online Day 1 : €250K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€100+9 ($116+10)1 RE
Nov. 20#11The Big 4 PLO - Online Day 1 : €50K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€40+4 ($46+5)1 RE
Nov. 20#10IPM100 - Online Day 1 : €250K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€100+9 ($116+10)1 RE
Nov. 20#11The Big 4 PLO - Online Day 1 : €50K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€40+4 ($46+5)1 RE
Nov. 20#10IPM100 - Online Day 1 : €250K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€100+9 ($116+10)1 RE
Nov. 20#11The Big 4 PLO - Online Day 1 : €50K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€40+4 ($46+5)1 RE
Nov. 21#10IPM100 - Online Day 1 : €250K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€100+9 ($116+10)1 RE
Nov. 21#11The Big 4 PLO - Online Day 1 : €50K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€40+4 ($46+5)1 RE
Nov. 21#4Irish Poker Masters Main Event - Online Day 1C : €1M GTD [3-Day Event]€1,000+100 ($1,158+116)1 RE
Nov. 21#16PLO High Roller - Online 1 Day Event : €75K GTD [1-Day Event, 6-Max]€1,000+50 ($1,158+58)2 RE
Nov. 21#10IPM100 - Online Day 1 : €250K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€100+9 ($116+10)1 RE
Nov. 21#11The Big 4 PLO - Online Day 1 : €50K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€40+4 ($46+5)1 RE
Nov. 21#10IPM100 - Online Day 1 : €250K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€100+9 ($116+10)1 RE
Nov. 21#11The Big 4 PLO - Online Day 1 : €50K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€40+4 ($46+5)1 RE
Nov. 22#4Irish Poker Masters Main Event Day 1 Turbo : €1M GTD [3-Day Event]-1 RE
Nov. 22#10IPM100 - Online Day 1 : €250K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€100+9 ($116+10)1 RE
Nov. 22#11The Big 4 PLO - Online Day 1 : €50K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€40+4 ($46+5)1 RE
Nov. 22#10IPM100 Day 1 Hyper : €250K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€100+9 ($116+10)1 RE
Nov. 22#11The Big 4 PLO - Online Day 1 : €50K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€40+4 ($46+5)1 RE
Nov. 22#4Irish Poker Masters Main Event - Online Day 2 : €1M GTD [3-Day Event]--
Nov. 22#10IPM100 - Online Final Day : €250K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]€100+9 ($116+10)-
Nov. 22#11The Big 4 PLO Day 1 Hyper : €50K GTD [2-Day Event, 6-Max]-1 RE
Nov. 22#17Second Chance Turbo - Online 1 Day Event : €50K GTD [1-Day Event, 6-Max]€500+30 ($579+35)1 RE
Nov. 22#18Mini Second Chance Turbo - Online 1 Day Event : €20K GTD [1-Day Event, 6-Max]€50+5 ($58+6)1 RE
Nov. 23#4Irish Poker Masters Main Event Final Table : €1M GTD [3-Day Event]--

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WSOP Weekly: Aleksei Vandyshev Takes Down Main Event; Faraz Jaka, Chris Moorman Run Deep

The World Series of Poker Online continues at GGPoker with just a few more events remaining. Here's a look at some action from the last week.

The World Series of Poker Online continued over the last week at GGPoker with the $5,000 Main Event coming to a close. In the end, Aleksei Vandyshev scored the title for a massive gold bracelet.

Some other big names also had impressive runs with Faraz Jaka scoring a runner-up in one of the final events.  Chris Moorman made a deep run looking for his third WSOP bracelet.

An American player also added his first WSOP bracelet as well. Here’s a look at some headlines from the series over the last week.

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Event 25: $777 Lucky Sevens (Sept. 4)

Sevens were the magic number for American David “Zonedin” Jackson. This tournament regular from Florida zoned in on the competition by defeating 2,014 entries.

Jackson scored his first bracelet along with $194,178. He now has a bracelet and a WSOP Circuit ring. 

Jackson defeated Romania’s Dumitru “Ddimancescu” Pora heads-up for the title. Pora took home $140,394 for the runner-up finish in an event with a total prize pool of $1.4 million

Event 26: $888 Crazy Eights (Sept. 5)

Alexandru Papazian added a second bracelet to his collection with this victory. The Crazy Eights brought in 2,350 entries for a $2 million prize pool. Papazian overcame the huge field to win $241,128

Nine different countries were represented at the final table with Romania’s Papazian coming out on top. Israel’s Tal Noach took second place for $180,818. 

Papazian also won the Crazy Eights events in Las Vegas in 2017. He showed off his victory with some Twitter subtlety.. 

Event 27: $5,000 Main Event (Sept. 5)

The series championship event finally came to a close after numerous starting flights and featured a $20 million guarantee. Along with an exclusive main event bracelet, the winner took home a seven-figure payday when the event concluded on Sept. 11

After three days of play, Russia’s Aleksei “Ha KojleHu” Vandyshev scored a victory worth $2.5 million. The 4,092 entries created a total prize pool of $19.4 million, treating players to an overlay of more than $500,000.

Brazil has been dominant all series long and another player from the country scored a nice finish. Edson “CrownUpTsu” Tsutsumi Jr. finished runner-up for $1.9 million.

Event 28: $2,100 Bounty Championship (Sept. 7)

Poland’s Dominik Panka took down the two-day Bounty Championship for his first bracelet and $185,228. He defeated China’s Fengdian “Shandongmenghu” Wang heads-up for the title.

The tournament produced a player field of 1,064 and prize pool $2.1 million

Chris Moorman, of the United Kingdom, was another notable cash, finishing eighth for $33,496. 

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Event 29: $1,500 Fifty Stack (Sept. 9)

Ukraine’s Vlad Martynenko pulled out the victory after defeating Faraz Jaka heads-up. Martynenko grabbed his first bracelet along with $250,198.

The event attracted 1,037 entries and generated a prize pool of over $1.8 million. Besides Jaka, notable other cashes included Simon Lofberg, Ermo Kosk, and Anson Tsang.

Jaka is no stranger to big finishes and has more than $6.8 million in live tournament winnings. While he’s yet to capture a WSOP bracelet, he has some huge finishes on some of poker’s biggest stages,

Event 30: $525 Beat The Pros (Sept. 11)

Beat the pros and win some nice cash – that was the name of the game in this event. Canada’s Jase “RetiredFedor” Regina did just that, scoring his first gold bracelet for $75,342.

The tournament attracted 1,594 entries looking to beat the pros, for a $797,000 prize pool. Malta’s Stefan “Stiopata” Atanasov finished runner-up for $42,433. Another interesting name made a deep run as well – Stoyan Madanzhiev.

The Bulgarian won the $5,000 WSOP Online Main Event at GG in 2020 for $3.9 million. He took fourth in this event for $28,165.

Final GGPoker WSOP bracelet events

GGPoker closes out the online series with a few last days of action. Here’s a look at what’s left on the menu.

  • $815 Zodiac Autumn Festival (Event 31, Sept.12) – $2.8 million guaranteed
  • $210 Bounty Double (Event 32, Sept. 12) – $2 million guaranteed
  • $500 The Closer (Event 33, Sept. 12) – $2 million guaranteed

After the series, the bracelet hunting shifts to the Rio in Las Vegas. The annual live series runs Sept. 30 to Nov. 23 with 88 bracelet events.

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WSOP Weekly: Brazilian Players Continue Winning, Spain’s Adrian Mateos Runs Deep Again

The World Series of Poker continues this week at King’s Casino in the Czech Republic and PokerGO begins streaming the action on Wednesday.

Brazil scored another bracelet as the country’s players continue dominating the bracelet count in the World Series of Poker Online at GGPoker. Dmitry Yurasov found his second bracelet and Spanish star Adrian Mateos scored another final table appearance.

GG is hosting 33 WSOP bracelet events through Sept. 12. Here’s a look at the action of the past week. 

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Event 15: $10,000 Heads Up Championship (Sept. 4)

After over a week’s delay the final four faced off in the Heads Up Championship. At the end of the bracket, France’s Arthur Conan won a bracelet and $466,167. He defeated Latvia’s Aleksejs Ponakovs for the title.

Adrian Mateos and Daniel Soltys finished in third and fourth, but still brought home $155,389 each. 

The total prize pool for this event reached $1.5 million with 161 players entering the competition. Regular WSOP commentators Lon McEachern and Norman Chad entertained fans as they covered the finals live online. 

Event 20: $1,500 Monster Stack (Aug. 28)

Brazilian player Eduardo “Ghazbaran” Rodrigues  brought home $212,815 and the win in this event. He defeated Italy’s Dario Sammartino with two players remaining.

The tournament brought in 1,080 entrants, creating a prize pool of over $1.5 million.

Sammartino has been on a hot streak after making a final table a few days earlier in Event 18. In 2019, he took runner-up in the $10,000 Main Event for $6 million.

Event 21: $25,000 Super High Roller (Aug. 29)

Greek poker player Alexandros Theologis took down his first bracelet for $1.2 million. This high stakes buy-in included the largest buy-in during the GGPoker series and the largest prize pool as well.

The event came with a $5 million guaranteed prize pool. That number was smashed with 255 entries and $6.2 million up for grabs. Mateos continued to be a driving force in this series with another final table appearance.

He finished eighth for $196,476 after appearing in the final four of the heads-up event.

Event 22: $400 COLOSSUS (Aug. 29)

The Colossus is aptly named after the huge fields created. This event again lived up to those epic proportions with a player pool of 10,903 entries. The $3 million guaranteed prize pool was crushed, generating over $4 million

In the end, Italy’s Armando D’avanzo captured his first gold bracelet and $409,007. Japan’s Kosuke “PXR-51” Tajima finished in second place for $306,707.

Notable cashes include Argentina’s Damian Salas, finishing ninth for $40,900. He is best known as the 2020 Main Event champion.

Event 23: $600 Deep Stack Championship (Aug. 31) 

Portugal’s Nuno “albertov” Capucho scored $190,274 and his first gold bracelet in this event. Capucho faced off against the United Kingdom’s Karolina “KarolinaNe” Norvaisaite for the title. 

The two-day event created a $1.6 million prize pool. The Day 1 field consisted of 2,820, with only 49 moving on to Day 2. Daniel Negreanu continues to live stream most of the events in the series and that included this tournament. 

Event 24: $1,050 Bounty Pot Limit Omaha (Sept. 2)

Dmitry Yurasov, of Russia, landed his second bracelet and $92,711. He defeated a field of 896 entries and took down $56,487 in bounties. In heads-up play, Yurasov defeated Canada’s Ami Barer, who won $69,347 for second. 

Yurasov was short stacked at the final table but battled his way back to grab the gold. This was the last PLO event of the series.

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Upcoming GGPoker WSOP bracelet events

GGPoker offers multiple tournaments over the next few days, as the site begins wrapping up action. That includes bounty events and the $20 million guaranteed Main Event. Here’s a look at what as what is up on deck:

  • $777 Lucky Sevens (Event 25, Sept. 4)
  • $888 Crazy Eights  (Event 26, Sept. 5) 
  • $5,000 Main Event Championship (Event 27, Sept. 5) – $20 million guaranteed
  • $2,100 Bounty Championship (Event 28, Sept. 7)
  • $1,500 Fifty Stack (Event 29, Sept. 9)

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WSOP Weekly: Spanish Star Adrian Mateos Makes Final Four of $25,000 Heads-up Championship

The WSOP Online continues at GGPoker with Adrian Mateos seeking a fourth bracelet in the final four of the $25K Heads-up Championship.

The fourth week of the World Series of Poker Online continued at GGPoker over the last week. One big name stands out with a chance at a fourth bracelet – Spain’s Adrian Mateos.

In 2017, Mateos became the youngest player in history to win three bracelets at age 22. He now has a chance to score a fourth as one of the final four remaining in the $25,000 Heads-up Championship.

Daniel Negreanu continues searching for his seventh bracelet and also had a deep run over the last week. The WSOP action continues through Sept. 12 and here’s a look at some of the news from the last week.

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Event 15: $10,000 Heads-up (Aug. 21)

Originally this event was planned for128 entries, but due to high demand GGPoker expanded that to 256. At the end of the day 161 players entered into the heads-up challenge for a $1.6 million prize pool. 

The event is currently down to four remaining players and will resume on Sept. 4. The matchups are set for Arthur Conan to face off against Adrian Mateos and Daniel Soltys to battle Aleksejs Ponakovs. The winner scores a gold bracelet and $466,167.

Mateos is seeking his fourth WSOP bracelet and won the $10,000 live version of this tournament in 2017 in Las Vegas. That brought his third bracelet and $324,470.

Conan, Soltys, and Ponakovs are all looking for their first bracelets. Norman Chad and Lon McEachern both will provide commentary on GGPoker.tv during the matches.

Event 16: $1,050 GGMasters High Roller (Aug. 22)

This event included a $2 million guarantee and ended up with 2,240 entries, paying out $2.2 million. After two days of play, Finland’s Samuel Vousden secured the victory for a $274,519 payout.

Vousden defeated China’s Qibing “degenkaliu” Wang heads-up to score his first bracelet. Wang won $205,859 for his runner-up finish. 

Event 17: $400 PLOSSUS (Aug. 22)

The PLO bounty event took place over two days and came with a $1 million guarantee. Israel grabbed the country’s first bracelet of the series as Gabi “kidrurim” Livshitz defeated Russia’s Yuri “sjeverest” Suvorov heads-up.

Between bounties and prize payouts, Livshitz cashed in $152,165 for the achievement. 

GGPoker ambassador Daniel Negreanu had the chip lead after day one, but ended up finishing 23rd for $8,900. Kid Poker continues to live stream all of his events during the series as he chases his seventh bracelet. 

Event 18: $5,000 Short Deck (Aug. 24)

Short Deck action returned to the WSOP over the last week. For the uninitiated, deuces through fives are removed from the deck in this version of poker.

This makes for plenty of action and big hands. Because of the differing mathematics in the game, straights are worth more than flushes. Flushes are also greater than a full house. Other key differences include tables being five-handed and the lowest straight is A-6-7-8-9.

At the tables, Russia’s Radmir “KOPOBA” Sadirov landed a bracelet and $169,111 after defeating 144 players. 

Sadirov faced some tough competition with bracelet winners Sam Greenwood and Daniel Dvoress also at the final table. The total prize pool for the event was $684,000.

Event 19: $840 Bounty Six-Max (Aug. 26)

Ukraine’s Andrii Derzhypilskyi stopped Brazil from claiming another bracelet this series. Going into Day 2 of the event, Brazil held the top three spots on the leaderboard.  Brazilian players have already won several events.

Derzhpilskyi won $154,322 between bounties and prizes. He also was awarded a gold bracelet for defeating the 2,053-player field. The total prize pool reached $1.6 million.

No stranger to deep runs, Derzhpilskyi was at a final table for a bracelet almost a year to the day. He finished fifth in that event in 2020.

Upcoming GGPoker WSOP bracelet events:

The upcoming week promises much more action from GGPoker. Players will be hunting for more bracelets as the site offers NLHE High Rollers, Deepstacks, and more PLOHere’s what’s on the menu for the upcoming week:

  • $10,000 Heads-up Championship (Event 15, Sept. 4) – final four players play to a winner
  • $1,500 Monster Stack (Event 20, Aug. 28)
  • $25,000 Super High Roller (Event 21, Aug. 29) – $5 million guaranteed
  • $400 COLOSSUS (Event 22, Aug. 29) – $3 million guaranteed
  • $600 Deep Stack Championship (Event 23, Aug. 31) 
  • $1,050 Bounty Pot Limit Omaha (Event 24, Sept. 2)

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Update: Catena Media poker team selections

PokerScout editor/site runner Sean Chaffin took a lead in the race among the Catena Media poker team. Chaffin along with content manager Valerie Cross and contributing writer Anthony Cicali offered their own picks for players to watch in the series.

Chaffin found some nice scores over the last couple weeks with Michael Addamo and Mikita Badziakouski. Cross has also found some consistency with Niklas Astedt.

Cicali seems to have found players looking at other live events. That’s led to his points coming exclusively from Negreanu so far. Here’s a look at the standings with a couple weeks remaining:

  • 1st – Sean Chaffin, $133,590
  • 2nd – Valerie Cross, $100,673
  • 3rd – Antony Cicali, $49,759

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WSOP Weekly: Erik Seidel Scores Ninth WSOP Bracelet; Brazilian Dominance Continues

Poker legend Erik Seidel collected his ninth bracelet in the World Series of Poker Online at GGPoker last week

Poker legend Erik Seidel showed he’s still a force to be dealt with last week, collecting his ninth bracelet in the World Series of Poker Online at GGPoker.

The site is hosting 33 bracelet events and that continues through Sept. 12. Once again, Brazilians continue to shine in the series.

The last week also saw a deep run by Daniel Negreanu and a winner share his own win view a unique GGPoker feature.

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Event 11: $10,000 High Roller (Aug. 15)

After multiple days of play, Poker Hall of Fame member Erik Seidel took down this event for $977,842. He now moves into a tie the legendary Johnny Moss for nine WSOP bracelets.

Seidel overcame Uruguay’s Francisco Benitez heads up to take the title. He also joined the exclusive club of players with a live and online bracelet. 

The event saw 624 entries and created a prize pool of over $6 million. Seidel finished Day 1 seventh in chips and then dominated play on Day 2 to earn the gold. After the event, Seidel went on Twitter to express his thanks for receiving some big support. 

 

Event 12: $1,000 NLHE Double Stack  (Aug. 15)

Hong Kong’s  Hinojas “POLALIFE!” Jerome took the bracelet in this massive field event. Jerome won $635,576 and stopped Brazilian pro Felipe Ramos in the heads-up battle.

Brazilian pros have dominated the GG series so far and Ramos took $476,612 for second.

This event guaranteed a prize pool of $4 million, with the double stack action crushing that. The tournament scored a total prize pool of more than $5.5 million from 5,894 entries.

Event 13: $5,000 PLO Championship  (Aug. 17)

The Pot Limit Omaha tournament attracted 267 entries and created a prize pool over $1.2 million. At the end of Day 2, Lithuania’s Vincas Tamasauskas took the gold and $268,926.

Tamasauskas defeated Ben Lakatos of Hungary heads up. Lakatos settled for $194,439 as runner-up. Daniel Negreanu had a deep run as well, finishing 19th.

Event 14: $500 BIG 500 (Aug 19)

Brazil continues to be a force as the country snagged another piece of hardware over the last week. Renan Bruschi captured his first bracelet on Friday.

The Brazilian rounder won $150,327 after topping a field of 2,639 entries. That number created a total prize pool of more than $1.2 million

Bruschi was the highlight of the final table, keeping viewers entertained on GGPoker’s SnapCam. He was seen singing and dancing as he climbed the leaderboard.  

According to the GGPoker website, Snapcam is a 15-second recording that allows players to “use your camera to express yourself while you play. GGPoker’s SnapCam feature allows you to share your excitement of winning a big pot or disappointment at missing all your outs with your table mates!”

In this case, the camera feature produced plenty of excitement. for this user

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Upcoming GGPoker WSOP bracelet events

GGPoker will offer multiple tournament and game types over the next few days. That includes PLO, a heads-up event, and a high roller. 

The major guarantees also continue in the coming week. Here’s a look at what to watch for:

  • $10,000 Heads-Up Championship (Event 15, Aug. 21)
  • $1,050 GGMasters High Roller (Event 16, Aug. 22) – $2 million guaranteed
  • $400 PLOSSUS (Event 17, Aug. 22) – $1 million guaranteed
  • $5,000 Short Deck Championship (Event 18, Aug. 24)
  • $840 NLHE Bounty Six-Max (Event 19, Aug. 26)

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WSOP Weekly: Another Brazilian Scores Gold Bracelet; Overall Numbers Staying Strong

Two weeks are in the books in the WSOP Online at GGPoker and the international bracelet events continue to be dominated by Brazilian players.

Two weeks are in the books in the World Series of Poker Online at GGPoker. The international multi-day bracelet events continue to be dominated by Brazilian players.

This past week included turbo events, big-buy in tournaments and Pot Limit Omaha poker. In lieu of the annual WSOP in Las Vegas each summer, the online site is hosting 33 bracelet events through Sept. 12.

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EventTournamentEntriesWinnerWinner payoutPrize pool
1$50 The Return30,810Bartlomiej "chester20o" Swieboda$161,111$1,417,260
2$1,111 Caesars Cares Charity Event1,584Joao Simao$206,075$1,759,824
3$2,500 Limit Hold'em Championship180Nicolo Molinelli$88,461$427,500
4$800 DOUBLE CHANCE NLHE1,643Thiago "IneedWasabi" Crema de Macedo$161,637$1,248,680
5$315 Bounty NLHE Deepstack2,989Kacper Pyzara$79,789$896,700
6$200 FLIP & GO6,368Georgios Sotiropoulos$117,022$1,209,920
7$1,500 MILLIONAIRE MAKER5,437Eduardo Pires$1,384,013$7,747,725
8$5,000 6-Handed NLHE Championship479Daniel Smiljkovic$423,426$2,275,250
9$525 Superstack Turbo Bounty2,229Lucio "WizardOfAz" Lima$95,205$1,114,500
 

Event 8: $5,000 Six-Max Championship (Aug. 10)

German poker pro Daniel Smiljkovic won this event last Tuesday. Smiljkovic won $423,426 for first place and his first gold bracelet. The event drew 479 entries and a prize pool of over $2.2 million. 

Chinese high roller Xuming “Scplayer” Qi finished in second place for $306,145. The final table included some elite talent and included George Wolff, Marius Gierse, and Aki “Seabossss” Virtanen.

Event 9: $525 Superstack Turbo Bounty (Aug. 12)

In one of the shortest GGPoker bracelet events to date, Brazilian player Lucio “”WizardofAz” Lima took down his first gold bracelet in nine hours.

Lima certainly used some wizardry to overcome a final table that included former bracelet winner Anson TsangFirst place paid $95,205 for the victory.

Lima overcame a field of 2,229 entries, which built a prize pool of $1.1 million including bounties.

Event 10: $400 Double Chance PLO (Aug. 14)

After two days of play, Hungary’s Roland “Quina Quen” Czika took down his first gold bracelet and $55,369. The Pot Limit Omaha tournament started on Saturday night and played Day 2 on Sunday night. The prize pool reached $366,600 with 975 entries. 

Players such as Daniel Negreanu continue to live stream a lot of their action nightly. Fans can observe the game and interact with the feed through chat. 

 

Upcoming GGPoker WSOP bracelet events

GGPoker will offer multiple tournament and game types over the next few days. That includes PLO, a heads-up event, and a high roller

The major guarantees also continue in the coming week. Here’s a look at what to watch for:

  • $10,000 SuperMillions High Roller (Event 11, Aug. 15) – $5 million guaranteed
  • $1,000 Double Stack (Event 12, Aug 15) – $4 million guaranteed
  • $5,000 PLO Championship (Event 13, Aug 17) 
  • $500 NLHE BIG 500 (Event 14, Aug 19)
  • $10,000 NLHE Heads-up Championship (Event 15, Aug 20)

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Update on PokerScout team selections

The poker team at PokerScout recently made picks of players to watch this summer at GGPoker.  Content manager Valerie Cross has taken an early lead thanks to some nice scores from Ajay Charba.

Contributing writer Anthony Cicali and site runner/editor Sean Chaffin sit about $30,000 behind. Here’s a look at the standings after two weeks.

  1. Valerie Cross – $45,120
  2. Anthony Cicali – $16,224
  3. Sean Chaffin – $16,031

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Online Poker Gives Canadian Twitch Streamer Deborah ‘QueenBee’ Vanneste A Buzz

Deborah "QueenBee" Vanneste discovered online poker while recovering from an injury in the Canadian Naval Reserves. Twitch streaming has now become a passion. 

Injuries can come with major setbacks. But for Deborah Vanneste, an injury ended up changing her life. Vanneste was on leave from the Canadian Naval Reserves recovering from an injury and decided to give online poker a shot to pass the time. 

“I deposited onto PokerStars to Celebrate New Year’s that year,” says Vanneste, who lives on Prince Edward Island, Canada. “In my first week playing online poker I won a seat to the Vanessa Rousso boot camp and the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure tournament.” 

On that trip, Vanneste was introduced to poker legends like Daniel Negreanu, Vanessa Selbst, and Bertrand “ Elky” Grospellier. She was hooked by the poker experience.

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If her name doesn’t sound familiar, then “QueenBeePoker” might ring a bell. She’s a Twitch poker streamer on and has almost 7,000 followers.

Vanneste plays poker online weekly and started streaming poker after seeing Jaime Staples on Twitch. 

“I thought there would be a good opportunity for streaming some low stakes at the same time representing women in poker,” she says.

Streaming brought some luck to her early on in the game. On just her second live stream, Vanneste won a PokerStars MicroMillions title live on Twitch. 

The QueenBee currently has over $150,000 in online tournament cashes, including two titles in the recent MicroMillions

Some of her notable online cashes include:

  • $3.30 PokerStars MicroMillions (2014) – 1st, $12,685
  • $8.80 PokerStars MicroMillions Pot Limit Omaha 6-Max (2015) – 1st, $3,517
  • $210 GGPoker Bounty Hunter Special (2021) – 2nd, $2,138
  • $82 partypoker Powerfest PKO (2020) – 5th, $2,323

 

Staying a busy bee

Vanneste currently considers poker a hobby, not a profession. Besides being a mom and a poker player, she has a day job and is pursuing some educational goals

“I currently work full time with Veterans Affairs,” she says. “I am back at university at the moment, pursuing my bachelor’s of business and public administration degrees.”

The QueenBee feels like her stream stands out because she isn’t the typical Twitch streamer. 

“I think representing women in poker sets me a bit apart, especially being mature,” she says. “Also the diversity of games I play, I love adding some mixed games and PLO into the lineup.”

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Twitch streamer Deborah Vanneste showing off her Run It Up Reno trophy,

While she plays mostly online, Vanneste would like to play more in a live setting. She has achieved some success at brick and mortar casinos however. 

In 2017, she was able to attend the Run It Up Reno IV, hosted by Jason Somerville. The QueenBee won a PokerStars satellite for only $27 and punched her ticket to the event. 

At the series she secured some nice cashes and a win as well. She took the top spot in a $125 Triple Stud Six-Max event for $2,625. She also notched two more cashes.

“Getting to play with Jason Somerville was a dream,” she says. “Also bluffing him, showing the bluff, and going on to win felt pretty good too!”

Travel in Canada has been restricted during the COVID-19 pandemic. Vanneste feels the positive side of this situation is that it’s created a mini online poker boom in the country. She still wants to play live and plans on traveling when it’s safe to do so.

“I want to incorporate a trip to Vegas once per year for the World Series of Poker as I have never been yet,” she says.

Vanneste wants that schedule to start soon. The Queen hopes to add some gold.

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WSOP Weekly: Brazilian Players Scoring Big With Three Bracelets, Polish Players Snag Two

The first week is in the books after GGPoker kicked off the World Series of Poker Online international bracelet hunt on Aug. 1.

The first week is in the books after GGPoker kicked off the World Series of Poker Online international bracelet hunt on Aug. 1. Players from all over the globe are competing to capture some gold. 

The site offers 33 bracelet events from Aug 1 to Sept 12. This is the second year GG has hosted WSOP events online.

International online bracelet events launched last year since players couldn’t travel to Las Vegas for the live series due to COVID. So far, Brazilian and Polish players are scoring big.

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Event 1: $50 “The Return” $1 Million Guaranteed (Aug. 1)

Bartlomiej “Chester20o” Swieboda, of Poland, took down the first event of the series. He scored his first bracelet and $161,111.

Vietnam’s Cuong “CLVT” Trinh finished runner-up for $120,810. Swieboda had to overcome long odds as the entry pool quickly grew.

The massive field saw 30,810 entries for the two-day event that [produced a prize pool of over $1.4 million. 

Event 2: $1,111 Caesars Care Charity Tournament (Aug. 3)

On Tuesday, GGPoker hosted a charity event which awarded a bracelet to Joao Simao of Brazil. Simao won his first bracelet and $206,075 for his efforts.

Norway’s Espen “_sennj_” Sandvik finished runner-up but still took hime $154,533. The field had 1,584 entries and generated a prize pool of over $1.7 million. The event also raised $175,824 for the charity.

Caesars Cares is an assistance fund established to support team members at the company’s properties across the US,” the organization’s website notes. “It will provide individual grants to the US-based Caesars team members who suffer unanticipated hardships, including during the closure of Caesars properties as a result of the public health emergency involving COVID-19.”

Event 3: $2,500 NLHE Championship (Aug. 3)

Malta player Nicolo Molinelli scored his second bracelet and $88,461 on Wednesday in this event. Molinelli topped Brazil’s Renan Bruschi heads up for the title. Bruschi still grabbed $66,336 for his efforts.

GGPoker ambassador Daniel Negreanu found a min-cash of $4,063 in the event. Fans have been able to watch the action live as Negreanu has been streaming the events almost nightly. 

 

Event 4: $800 Double Chance (Aug. 5)

Players started with 40,000 in chips in Thursday’s event as 1,643 players entered the field. The prize pool swelled to $1.2 million in this two-day event. 

After two days of play, Brazil’s Thiago “INeedWasabi” Macedo took home first prize for a cash of  $161,637. Macedo defeated Andreas “Duckzzz” Nasman in a heads up battle. Nasman won $121,209 for his efforts. 

Event 5: $315 Bounty Deepstack (Aug. 7)

Over the weekend, Poland’s Kacper Pyzara scored a bracelet in this event. He won $43,504 in bounties and $36,285 in prize money for a total of $79,789.

Evgeny “pro_nl” Kochubey, of Russia, finished runner-up. The player field topped out at 2,001 entries and a prizepool of $89,700 with $75 from each entry going toward bounties.

Pyzara live streamed the final table on his Twitch channel. 

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Event 6: $200 Flip & Go (Aug. 8)

Georgios Sotiropoulous, of Greece, locked up his second bracelet after taking down the $200 Flip & Go on Aug. 8. He scored $117,022 after defeating a player field of 6,638 entries.

This included defeating two-time bracelet winner Chris Moorman at the final table.

What Is a Flip & Go?

A Flip & Go format offers a unique way to earn a bracelet. This year’s live WSOP will offer a version of these tournaments on Aug. 8.

This hybrid-style event features luck, skill, and a version of pineapple poker. The game plays as follows:

  • To start the tournament, each player gets three cards preflop.
  • After the flop each player must muck one card.
  • Every player is then forced all in.
  • One table winner moves on, the rest are eliminated.
  • The remaining players play out the tournament as a normal No Limit Hold’em event.

Event 7: $1,500 Millionaire Maker (Aug. 8)

Brazil scored the country’s third bracelet of the series after Eduardo Pires took down this big-field WSOP favorite. Pires defeated 5,437 entries to win $1.3 million

Pires defeated Lukas “rustyhusky” Hafner, of Austria, heads up for the victory. Hafner almost scored a million bucks ($984,469) as well for second place.

Pires defeated some heavy competition including Tomas Jozonis at the final table. 

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Upcoming GGPoker WSOP bracelet events

WSOP.com will offer a full range of games over the next few days. That includes a bounty tournament, Flip & Go, and high roller. Here’s a look at the upcoming week’s action:

  • $5,000 NLHE Six-Max (Event 8, Aug. 10)
  • $525 Superstack Turbo Bounty (Event 9, Aug. 12)
  • $400 Pot Limit Omaha Double Chance (Event 10, Aug. 14) 
  • $10,000 SuperMillions High Roller (Event 11, Aug. 15) – $5 million guaranteed
  • $1,000 Double Stack (Event 12, Aug 15) – $4 million guaranteed

Here’s a look at the complete schedule:

2021 WSOP Online at GGPoker

DateTournamentBuy-inGuarante
Aug 9#12: $1,000 DOUBLE STACK NLHE [Day 1A]$1,000$4,000,000
Aug 10#8: $5,000 6-Handed NLHE Championship [2-Day Event]$5,000
Aug 10#12: $1,000 DOUBLE STACK NLHE [Day 1B]$1,000$4,000,000
Aug 11#12: $1,000 DOUBLE STACK NLHE [Day 1C]$1,000$4,000,000
Aug 12#9: $525 Superstack Turbo Bounty NLHE$525
Aug 12#12: $1,000 DOUBLE STACK NLHE [Day 1D]$1,000$4,000,000
Aug 13#12: $1,000 DOUBLE STACK NLHE [Day 1E]$1,000$4,000,000
Aug 14#12: $1,000 DOUBLE STACK NLHE [Day 1F]$1,000$4,000,000
Aug 14#10: $400 DOUBLE CHANCE PLO [2-Stack, 2-Day Event]$400
Aug 14#12: $1,000 DOUBLE STACK NLHE [Day 1G]$1,000$4,000,000
Aug 15#12: $1,000 DOUBLE STACK NLHE [Day 1H]$1,000$4,000,000
Aug 15#12: $1,000 DOUBLE STACK NLHE [Day 1I]$1,000$4,000,000
Aug 15#11: $10,000 Super MILLION$ High Roller NLHE [2-Day Event]$10,000$5,000,000
Aug 15#12: $1,000 DOUBLE STACK NLHE [Day 1J, Turbo]$1,000$4,000,000
Aug 15#12: $1,000 DOUBLE STACK NLHE [Final Day]$1,000$4,000,000
Aug 16#17: $400 PLOSSUS [Bounty, Day 1A]$400$1,000,000
Aug 17#13: $5,000 Pot-Limit Omaha Championship [2-Day Event]$5,000
Aug 17#17: $400 PLOSSUS [Bounty, Day 1B]$400$1,000,000
Aug 18#17: $400 PLOSSUS [Bounty, Day 1C]$400$1,000,000
Aug 19#14: $500 THE BIG 500 [2-Day Event]$500
Aug 19#17: $400 PLOSSUS [Bounty, Day 1D]$400$1,000,000
Aug 20#17: $400 PLOSSUS [Bounty, Day 1E]$400$1,000,000
Aug 21#17: $400 PLOSSUS [Bounty, Day 1F]$400$1,000,000
Aug 21#15: $10,000 Heads Up NLHE Championship [No Late Reg, 128 Cap]$10,000
Aug 21#17: $400 PLOSSUS [Bounty, Day 1G]$400$1,000,000
Aug 22#17: $400 PLOSSUS [Bounty, Day 1H]$400$1,000,000
Aug 22#17: $400 PLOSSUS [Bounty, Day 1I]$400$1,000,000
Aug 22#16: $1,050 WSOP GGMasters HR Freezeout NLHE [2-Day Event]$1,050$2,000,000
Aug 22#17: $400 PLOSSUS [Bounty, Day 1J, Turbo]$400$1,000,000
Aug 22#27: $5,000 MAIN EVENT Online Championship [Day 1A]$5,000$20,000,000
Aug 22#17: $400 PLOSSUS [Bounty, Final Day]$400$1,000,000
Aug 23#22: $400 COLOSSUS [Day 1A]$400$3,000,000
Aug 23#27: $5,000 MAIN EVENT Online Championship [Day 1B]$5,000$20,000,000
Aug 24#18: $5,000 Short Deck Championship [3-Stack, 2-Day Event]$5,000
Aug 24#22: $400 COLOSSUS [Day 1B]$400$3,000,000
Aug 24#27: $5,000 MAIN EVENT Online Championship [Day 1C]$5,000$20,000,000
Aug 25#22: $400 COLOSSUS [Day 1C]$400$3,000,000
Aug 25#27: $5,000 MAIN EVENT Online Championship [Day 1D]$5,000$20,000,000
Aug 26#19: $840 6-Handed Bounty NLHE [2-Day Event]$840
Aug 26#22: $400 COLOSSUS [Day 1D]$400$3,000,000
Aug 26#27: $5,000 MAIN EVENT Online Championship [Day 1E]$5,000$20,000,000
Aug 27#22: $400 COLOSSUS [Day 1E]$400$3,000,000
Aug 27#27: $5,000 MAIN EVENT Online Championship [Day 1F]$5,000$20,000,000
Aug 28#22: $400 COLOSSUS [Day 1F]$400$3,000,000
Aug 28#20: $1,500 MONSTER STACK NLHE [Freezeout, 2-Day Event]$1,500
Aug 28#22: $400 COLOSSUS [Day 1G]$400$3,000,000
Aug 28#27: $5,000 MAIN EVENT Online Championship [Day 1G]$5,000$20,000,000
Aug 29#22: $400 COLOSSUS [Day 1H]$400$3,000,000
Aug 29#22: $400 COLOSSUS [Day 1I]$400$3,000,000
Aug 29#21: $25,000 Super High Roller Championship NLHE [2-Day Event]$25,000$5,000,000
Aug 29#22: $400 COLOSSUS [Day 1J, Turbo]$400$3,000,000
Aug 29#27: $5,000 MAIN EVENT Online Championship [Day 1H]$5,000$20,000,000
Aug 29#22: $400 COLOSSUS [Final Day]$400$3,000,000
Aug 30#27: $5,000 MAIN EVENT Online Championship [Day 1I]$5,000$20,000,000
Aug 31#23: $600 Deepstack Championship NLHE [2-Day Event]$600
Aug 31#27: $5,000 MAIN EVENT Online Championship [Day 1J]$5,000$20,000,000
Sep 1#27: $5,000 MAIN EVENT Online Championship [Day 1K]$5,000$20,000,000
Sep 2#24: $1,050 Bounty Pot-Limit Omaha [2-Day Event]$1,050
Sep 2#27: $5,000 MAIN EVENT Online Championship [Day 1L]$5,000$20,000,000
Sep 3#27: $5,000 MAIN EVENT Online Championship [Day 1M]$5,000$20,000,000
Sep 4#27: $5,000 MAIN EVENT Online Championship [Day 1N]$5,000$20,000,000
Sep 4#25: $777 LUCKY SEVENS 7-Handed NLHE [2-Day Event]$777
Sep 4#27: $5,000 MAIN EVENT Online Championship [Day 1O]$5,000$20,000,000
Sep 5#27: $5,000 MAIN EVENT Online Championship [Day 1P]$5,000$20,000,000
Sep 5#26: $888 CRAZY EIGHTS 8-Handed NLHE [2-Day Event]$888
Sep 5#27: $5,000 MAIN EVENT Online Championship [Day 1Q]$5,000$20,000,000
Sep 5#27: $5,000 MAIN EVENT Online Championship [Day 1R, Turbo]$5,000$20,000,000
Sep 5#27: $5,000 MAIN EVENT Online Championship [Final Day]$5,000$20,000,000
Sep 7#28: $2,100 Bounty NLHE Championship [2-Day Event]$2,100
Sep 9#29: $1,500 FIFTY STACK NLHE [2-Day Event]$1,500
Sep 11#30: $525 WSOP Beat the Pros [Freezeout, 2-Day Event]$525
Sep 12#31: ¥815 WSOP Zodiac Autumn Festival [Final Day]¥815¥2,888,888
Sep 12#32: $210 WSOP Bounty Double MILLION$ [Final Day]$210$2,000,000
Sep 12#33: $500 The Closer [Final Day]$500$2,021,000

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