Bruno Volkmann Takes On-line Poker Scores Best Spot for the First Time

Brazil’s Bruno Volkmann takes over on the new international #1-ranked participant on this planet. (photograph courtesy: SuperPoker)

It used to be an extended grind for Brazil’s Bruno ‘brunovolks’ Volkmann however now his time is in any case right here – for the primary time in his prolific on-line profession, Volkmann is the #1-ranked online poker player on this planet.

For the easier a part of a yr, Volkmann has maintained a spot in the top 10, striking up large ratings week-in and week-out. He were constantly operating his manner to take a look at and step forward, attaining as excessive as #2 on this planet, however in the past not able to take the highest spot. That every one modified this week as Volkmann (11,509 leaderboard issues), jumped two spots, from #3 to take hold of the number 1 place for the first actual time.

Volkmann picked up 3 qualifying ratings this week which put him excessive. The primary on October 25 in a victory in a $315 Sunday Bounty on GGPoker during which he took house $10,084 and, extra importantly for his ratings, 350.71 issues. Two days later, Volkmann used to be on the ultimate desk once more of the GGPoker match, this time the $1,050 Prime Rollers Major Match the place a fifth-place end earned him some other $11,217 and 149.89 issues, simply sufficient to vault him into first position. His ultimate qualifier this week used to be in GGPoker’s Sunday Fifty $250 the place a bronze end helped him pad his lead with 179.06 issues, just right for $11,104.

All of the little ratings in any case added up for Volkmann, however the spine of his #1 run used to be constructed previous within the yr. 3 necessary victories, unfold all over the yr, proved to be necessary items to giving him a base to construct on. It began along with his Might victory within the Tremendous MILLION$ for a hefty $319,831 payday (the second-largest ranking of his profession) and an excellent 954.59 issues. In August he went large once more, successful a WSOP Prime Curler on GGPoker for some other $111,464 and 714.14. In any case, his PokerStars WCOOP victory in Match #63-H ($10,300 NLHE 8-Max PKO) for $119,620 and 784.22 issues stays the necessary wins in his get up the leaderboard.

Volkmann is an image of consistency. Some gamers make huge leaps within the score after binking an enormous ranking, however for Volkmann it’s been his constant end result that has in any case paid off.

Whilst Volkmann will revel in a keep on the most sensible, how lengthy his reign will probably be continues to be observed. He has a lead however the leaderboard issues are actually tight on the most sensible with Daniel ‘SmilleThHero’ Smiljkovic (11,293 issues) simply 216 issues in the back of.

However Smiljkovic additionally has some catching as much as do. A have a look at his fresh effects will notice an enormous hole in on-line ratings, one thing that doesn’t occur continuously for this on-line grinder however there’s a reason why for his just about one month absence at the on-line scene: he wasn’t taking part in on-line, he used to be taking part in are living.

Smiljkovic used to be noticed on the 2021 Global Collection of Poker in Las Vegas putting in place hours at the are living felt. He’s racked up 3 small cashes however Smiljkovic, September’s Online Player of the Month, nonetheless has numerous time left within the collection – together with the Major Match – to make a large ranking prior to he returns to his on-line grind.

The participant Volkmann must be careful for at the moment is fellow Brazilian Pedro ‘pvigar’ Garagnani (11,226who has been skyrocketing up the ratings and lately sits at a career-high rank of #3 on this planet.

Garagnani has been choosing up large chunks of leaderboard issues throughout the year. His newest conquest used to be a win within the WPTDeepstacks Prime Curler on partypoker for $112,079 and 753.70 issues on October 24. Two days later he took down the Prime Rollers Major Match on GGPoker for some other $35,620 and 393.70 issues. Not like, Smiljkovic, Garagnani is complete velocity forward along with his on-line grind and is solely some other large win clear of taking up the ratings for the primary time himself.

For Yuri Dzivielevski, now a three-time former #1, he falls to 5th position after an improbable 32 weeks on the global’s most sensible on-line professional. In fact, the ones following intently will know that this used to be utterly anticipated because of the truth that Dzivielevski has been spending his complete autumn in Las Vegas taking part in are living on the Global Collection of Poker. Nonetheless, falling simply 4 spots is a testomony to his on-line accomplishments.

Dzivielevski lately has seven cashes within the 2021 WSOP together with a last desk within the $1,500 Razz during which he completed in fourth position for $29,089.

On-line Poker Scores (Week of eleven/2)

RANK NAME POINTS
1st Bruno brunovolks Volkmann 11,509
second Daniel SmilleThHero Smiljkovic 11,293
third Pedro pvigar Garagnani 11,226
4th Joao Naza114 Vieira 11,208
fifth Yuri Yuri Martins Dzivielevski 11,190
sixth Alex Alexyo Theologis 10,969
seventh Anatoly nl_profit Filatov 10,709
eighth Enrico whatisL0v3 Camosci 10,285
ninth Lucio Llima92 Lima 10,192
tenth Rui RuiNF Ferreira 9,729

Author: Bradley Watson