Just a week has handed since Henrik Hecklen headed to Madrid to compete within the Triton Poker Collection. The Dane entered the €100,000 buy-in Primary Match and walked away with a colossal €2,170,509 prize after a heads-up handle Orpen Kisacikoglu (€2,016,491). Now Hecklen has the risk to win some other seven-figure prize he’s the chip chief with 40 gamers ultimate within the $10,300 buy-in 2022 SCOOP Prime Primary Match.
The 654 starters, who created a $6,540,000 prize pool, had been whittled to a extra manageable 40 and it’s Hecklen who’s flying the best possible. He returns to the tables with 10,736,164 chips in tow, one in every of handiest two gamers armed with eight-figure stacks. Bulgaria’s “AchoBogdanov” is the opposite with 10,322,915 chips.
Each and every of the returning gamers is assured a minimum of $23,262 for the efforts, however this swells to $102,819 by the point handiest 9 gamers stay, which is what is going to occur through the tip of Day 3 which kicks off at 5:30 p.m. BST on Might 31.
Hecklen would possibly lead now however he’ll no longer have a very simple journey in opposition to the name and the $1,141,510 best prize. It is because, as is generally the case within the $10,300 SCOOP Primary Match, the sector remains to be stacked with elite skilled gamers.
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Germany’s “Sintoras” will fancy their possibilities courtesy of returning with 9,331,928 chips. British megastar Andy “BowieEffect” Wilson (8,830,277) sits back off in fourth position, whilst Eelis “EEE27” Parssinen (5,909,325) has a best ten stack.
Additional down the chip counts you in finding such luminaries as Pascal “Pass_72” Lefrancois (4,343,327), James “RUNSITSRANN” Rann (3,681,040), David “MissOracle” Yan (3,327,340), Yuri “theNERDguy” Dzivielevski (2,760,782), and brief stack Andras “probirs” Nemeth (479,334).
Practice all of the penultimate day’s motion from 6:00 p.m. BST handiest at the official PokerStars Twitch channel.
SCOOP 95-H: $10,300 NLHE Primary Match Most sensible 10 Chip Counts
|1||Henrik “hhecklen” Hecklen||United Kingdom||10,736,164|
|4||Andy “BowieEffect” Wilson||United Kingdom||8,830,277|
|6||Blaz “Scarmak3r” Zerjav||Slovenia||7,940,340|
|8||Kayhan “KayhanMok” Roshanfekr||Norway||6,959,009|
|10||Eelis “EEE27” Parssinen||Finland||5,909,325|
Astedt Lurking in on Day 3 of the $1,050 NLHE Primary Match
The $1,050 NLE Primary Match began with 4,408 gamers however handiest 79 of the ones gamers stay searching for the $628,713 first position prize. A big proportion of the $4,408,000 prize pool remains to be ready to be dished out, with the highest six finishers all turning their $1,050 funding into six figures.
Malta’s “000000000136” is the participant to catch going into Day 3 however there isn’t a lot distance between their tournament-leading 17,283,610 stack and the 17,005,672 chips that “NikTolik” has of their ownership.
Quite a few stellar names clutter the chip counts, together with Ben “jenbizzle” Jones (13,972,666) of the UK, and a definite Niklas “Lena900” Astedt (8,689,610) who’s lurking outdoor the highest ten chip counts in 14th position.
Throw into the combination the likes of Timothy “Tim0thee” Adams (4,937,116), Dinesh “NastyMinder” Alt (4,102,628), and Christopher “lissi stinkt” Frank (2,314,536), and you’ve got the recipe for an exhilarating Day 3.
Play resumes at 5:30 p.m. BST and continues till handiest 9 gamers have chips in entrance of them.
SCOOP 95-M: $1,050 NLHE Primary Match Most sensible 10 Chip Counts
|3||Gaston “g-man/obell” Belluscio||Argentina||16,770,679|
|6||Ben “jenbizzle” Jones||United Kingdom||13,972,666|
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Race is directly to Grow to be the $109 NLHE Primary Match Champion
There may be nonetheless numerous play left within the $109 NLHE Primary Match as a result of 158 grinders stay in competition for the $259,474 best prize. Some 25,534 gamers began this match with prime hopes, and so they created a $2,553,400 prize pool. Simplest 158 go back for Day 3, every having locked in $1,481.
Brazilian’s make up six of the present best ten, and occupy the highest two puts at the leaderboard. “GoianoVix” leads the best way courtesy in their 16,707,659 chips, with fellow Brazilian “Mr. Havener” on 13,934,680 chips.
Simplest Marco “marcozevola5” Zevola (12,474,241) and “RecedevusT” of Sri Lanka (11,310,443) have greater than 10 million chips.
SCOOP 95-L: $109 NLHE Primary Match Most sensible 10 Chip Counts
|3||Marco “marcozevola5” Zevola||Argentina||12,474,241|
$253K Awaits the $10,300 Prime PLO Primary Match Champion
Motion within the $10,300 PLO Primary Match resumes at 5:30 p.m. BST on Might 31 with handiest seven of the 106 entrants scuffling with it out for a $253,304 best prize and, in fact, the name of champion.
Poland’s “Stroynowski” (6,329,409) holds a slim lead over “d.apollo777” (6,067,876) of the UK when the playing cards are again within the air. The entire different 5 finalists can have a noticed in the place this actual name calls house on the shut of play.
“PokerLoans1” is hopeful of snagging the victory for Argentina, however Mads “madsamot” Amot, Andrey “Anyeyyy” Novak, Maxi “mikki696” Lehmanski, and Linus “LLinusLLove” Loeliger have plans to damage the night of someone who thinks this match is a finished deal.
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SCOOP 97-H: $10,300 PLO Primary Match Ultimate 7 Chip Counts
|4||Mads “madsamot” Amot||Norway||2,722,154|
|5||Andrey “Anjeyyy” Novak||Ukraine||2,349,972|
|6||Maxi “mikki696” Lehmanski||Austria||2,230,259|
|7||Linus “LLinusLLove” Loeliger||Austria||1,055,604|
Leonard Hoping to Grow to be a Six-Time SCOOP Champion
Seventeen gamers stand between Patrick “pads1161” Leonard and Leonard’s 6th SCOOPP name. Leonard received his first SCOOP in 2017, then a brace in each 2020 and 2021, however has drawn a clean up to now this sequence. Which may be set to modify as a result of the preferred Brit has navigated his method during the bulk of the 679 box within the $1,050 PLO Primary Match and is recently occupying 8th position with 18 gamers ultimate.
Canada’s “uwintakeit” is going into the overall day with a considerable lead. They’ve 13,537,441 having a bet tokens at their disposal with Benjamin “beastishngry” Juhasz on 7,337,413 in moment position.
Then again, PLO is an excessively swingy recreation so do not write off the possibilities of Bernando “bedias” Dias (3,717,764), Leonard (3,497,631), of flying Finn Aku “Aku1206” Joentausta (3,239,335) when the playing cards are again within the air.
SCOOP 97-M: $1,050 PLO Primary Match Most sensible 10 Chip Counts
|2||Benjamin “beastishngry” Juhasz||Hungary||7,337,413|
|7||Bernado “bedias” Dias||Brazil||3,717,764|
|8||Patrick “pads1161” Leonard||United Kingdom||3,497,631|
|10||Aku “Aku1206” Joentausta||Finland||3,239,335|
Poles Dominate $109 PLO Primary Match
Gamers hailing from Poland recently occupy the highest 3 puts within the chip counts within the $109 PLO Primary Match, the place handiest 18 of the two,797 entrants have chips of their stacks.
“MagicRoslin” will have to fancy their possibilities of glory as a result of they cling 14,045,295 chips, and second-placed “pokerqmaster” has 8,230,644. A 3rd Polish grinder, “NERINEJA85”, takes their seat in 3rd position with 6,923,672 chips.
Somebody will stroll away with $40,628 this night, in finding out who in PokerNews‘ recap on June 1.
SCOOP 97-L: $109 PLO Primary Match Most sensible 10 Chip Counts