Michael Jozoff Wins WSOPC Bicycle Casino Main Event ($161,500)

The most recent Global Collection of Poker (WSOP) Circuit forestall at The Bicycle On line casino in Los Angeles has wrapped up closing weekend after 13 occasions that awarded coveted gold rings.

The 13 occasions, which ranged from a No-Prohibit Dangle’em Monster Stack to an Omaha Hello-Lo 8 or Higher match, attracted loads of gamers to generate $2.2 million in prize cash.

The WSOPC forestall on the Motorbike culminated with the $1,700 Major Match, which on my own noticed 550 entrants and generated an excellent $833,250 prize pool.

The lion’s proportion of that went to California’s Michael Jozoff, who took down the development to earn his first ring and a career-best $161,500.

Jozoff, a 22-year-old who now has $198,415 in match income, in line with The Hendon Mob, defeated seasoned participant Eugene Tito all over heads-up play. Tito has amassed $1.1 million in live earnings and earned one in every of his greatest cashes of $99,840 for his second-place end.

Eugene Tito
Eugene Tito

Jozoff had slightly somewhat of run-good all over the Major Match. On Day 2, he picked up pocket kings to crack the pocket aces of Maria Ho to ship the Ladies in Poker Corridor of Famer out in forty eighth position for $2,960. It became out to be a ordinary storyline for the 22-year-old.

“I in truth cracked aces thrice on this match,” Jozoff told WSOP after his victory. “In a 550-player box, generally you were given to try this. Two of them had been all-in pre.”

What’s subsequent for the younger match grinder? He informed WSOP he needs to “attempt to get out to Vegas” and take his shot at some larger buy-ins.

“I wish to get into the PokerGOs and play the Prime Rollers,” he mentioned. “After which after I’m no longer doing that, simply play some money and hang around and perform a little industry stuff at the facet.”

Different gamers who discovered cashes within the Major Match come with Barry Greenstein (twenty eighth – $4,390), Victor Paredes (thirtieth – $4,390), David “Bakes” Baker (thirty eighth – $3,190) and Jessica Vierling (58th – $2,785).

WSOPC Bicycle On line casino Major Match Ultimate Effects

  1 Michael Jozoff California $161,500
  2 Eugene Tito Los Angeles, CA $99,840
  3 Iris Angeleri Kelseyville, CA $74,480
  4 Steve Hyung Los angeles Palma, CA $54,740
  5 Marc Robinson Los Angeles, CA $41,285
  6 Andrew Ostapchenko Carlsbad, CA $31,530
  7 Corey Brass N/A $24,385
  8 Lee Ci N/A $19,105
  9 Jonathan Williams Hopkins, MN $15,160

“Rampage Poker” Wins 3rd Ring

Some other large winner on the WSOPC Bicycle On line casino forestall used to be common poker vlogger Ethan “Rampage Poker” Yau, who discovered a first-place end in Match #12: $2,200 Prime Curler value $49,530.

Yau is at the heater of all warmers that has noticed him earn 3 Circuit rings since December. And a couple of months earlier than successful his first ring, he took down the Mid-States Poker Tour (MSPT) $1,110 Main Event for $230,379.

Ethan "Rampage Poker" Yau
Ethan “Rampage Poker” Yau

Yau navigated via a box of 80 entrants and defeated David Van Reyk all over heads-up play, who simply closing month completed moment within the RunGood Poker Series (RGPS) Jamul Casino Main Event for $31,487.

Different gamers who cashed within the Prime Curler come with Shan Jing (third – $20,895), Vincent Moscati (4th – $14,695), Sohale Khalili (fifth – $10,655) and Ho (eleventh – $3,495).

Different Highlights

Some other spotlight of the sequence used to be all-time WSOP cashes chief Roland Israelashvili expanding his lead through including 4 extra cashes to his already impeccable poker resume.

Israelashvili, who lately has 329 cashes below his belt, a ways in entrance of his closest competition, Arkadiy Tsinis (234 cashes) and Ari Engel (212 cashes), completed 5th in Match #6: $1,100 No-Prohibit Dangle’em for $8,750 for his preferrred end of the sequence.

Israelashvili additionally earned cashes in Match #1: $400 No-Prohibit Dangle’em (61st – $610), Match #9: $600 No-Prohibit Dangle’em (twenty first – $1,980) and the Major Match (sixty fifth – $2,660).

Some other participant who made a couple of deep runs used to be Elvis Toomas, who you could take note as the fellow who misplaced a prop wager to female friend Christina Gollins that pressured him to transfer all-in darkish at the first hand of the 2022 Wynn Millions Main Event. That happened just a few weeks ago and it noticed Toomas dusting a $10,000 buy-in when his jack-eight bumped into pocket kings.

Toomas, who has $330,447 in live earnings, noticed higher good fortune at WSOPC Bicycle On line casino that incorporated a ninth-place end in Match #9: $600 No-Prohibit Dangle’em for $4,235, in addition to a Forty third-place end within the Major Match value $3,190. Gollins additionally made a deep run within the Major that noticed her completing in sixtieth position for $2,785.

A complete checklist of ring winners at WSOPC Bicycle On line casino is to be had within the desk under. Subsequent up at the WSOP time table is a forestall at On line casino Barriere Le Croisette in France, which is able to happen from April 14-26.

WSOPC Bicycle On line casino Ring Winners

  Match #1: $400 NLH 461 $152,130 Xiaochuan Xie China $29,940
  Match #2: $400 NLH Monster Stack 996 $407,040 Chris Unger Lancaster, CA $76,420
  Match #3: $400 NLH Double Stack 138 $45,540 Oscar Zavala Bakersfield, CA $12,135
  Match #4: $300 NLH 258 $61,920 Gabriel Attoun Joplin, MO $13,870
  Match #5: $400 Omaha 8 or Higher 135 $44,500 Clint Moore Lakewood, CA $12,115
  Match #6: $1,100 NLH 154 $150,150 Peiwen Wang Irvine, CA $39,335
  Match #7: $250 NLH 254 $50,800 Huy Nguyen San Jose, CA $11,380
  Match #8: $400 NLH Turbo 131 $43,230 Richard Parizer California $11,680
  Match #9: $600 NLH 443 $224,540 Dathan Kuppin Los Angeles, CA $45,445
  Match #10: $250 Women NLH 192 $38,400 Kym Imaginable Las Vegas, NV $9,380
  Match #11: $1,700 Major Match 550 $833,250 Michael Jozoff California $161,500
  Match #12: $2,200 Prime Curler 80 $153,849 Ethan Yau Quincy, MA $49,530
  Match #13: $250 NLH Turbo 209 $41,800 Damien Carlisle N/A $9,920

*Pictures courtesy of WSOP.

Author: Bradley Watson