Probability Kornuth Wins Stairway to Thousands and thousands Step 2 ($51,600)

Two occasions within the first-ever PokerGO Stairway to Thousands and thousands collection at Aria in Las Vegas are already within the books. On the ultimate desk of the second one step — $2,150 No-Restrict Grasp’em — poker professional Probability Kornuth got here out victorious for a $51,600 payday.

The Chip Chief Training founder beat out a box of 129 entrants, proceeding on from his 2021 luck. Final yr, Kornuth completed 2d to Ali Imsirovic within the Global Poker Index Player of the Year standings. He scooped his 3rd occupation World Series of Poker (WSOP) bracelet in October when he shipped Event #29: $10,000 Short Deck for $194,670.

Stairway to Thousands and thousands Tournament #2 Ultimate Desk Effects

Position Participant Prize
1 Probability Kornuth $28,500
2 Eric 1st earl baldwin of bewdley $36,120
3 Jovan Santiago $28,380
4 Joelle Parenteau $23,220
5 Brock Wilson $18,060
6 Jeremy Ausmus $12,900

Kornuth on Best of his Sport

On the Stairway to Thousands and thousands ultimate desk Friday afternoon, which aired on PokerGO, the proficient poker professional ruled play as soon as once more. He confronted some tough festival, together with runner-up Eric 1st earl baldwin of bewdley, a Las Vegas native match crusher, three-time WSOP bracelet winner Jeremy Ausmus, and up-and-coming megastar Brock Wilson.

Kornuth additionally cashed in the first event of the series, an $1,100 buy-in no-limit cling’em match, the one recreation performed all over the collection. He completed in sixteenth position for $3,800 in that one. In doing so, like everybody who cashes in each and every Stairway to Thousands and thousands tournament, he gained a unfastened access into the next match. All the collection agenda is as follows:

Date Purchase-In Ensure
Jan. 12 $1,100 $100,000
Jan. 13 $2,150 $100,000
Jan. 14 $4,200 $100,000
Jan. 15 $8,400 $200,000
Jan. 16 $15,800 $300,000
Jan. 17 $25,100 $500,000
Jan. 18 $52,000 $500,000
Jan. 19 $102,000 $1,200,000

Kornuth once more earned his approach right into a unfastened buy-in for Tournament #3: $4,200 No-Restrict Grasp’em, as did the opposite 18 gamers who cashed in Tournament #2. Different notables who reached the cash outdoor of the overall desk come with Vikenty Shegal (8th position for $10,320) and Michael Wang (thirteenth position for $5,160).

Tournament #3 started Friday afternoon throughout the Aria poker site with 84 entrants, 12 of whom might be paid. The match is taking part in all the way down to the overall desk sooner than the night concludes. On the time of publishing, 9 gamers remained and Kornuth used to be as soon as once more on most sensible of the leaderboard. Jesse Lonis and Joseph Cheong have been additionally nonetheless status.

The overall desk is ready to air at 1 p.m. PT Saturday on PokerGO.

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Author: Bradley Watson