“WhatIfGod” Defeats Ramon Colillas Heads-As much as Win 2nd EPT On-line Major Tournament

Sweden’s “WhatIfGod” effectively defended his name within the Eu Poker Excursion On-line Major Tournament by means of taking down Event #32: $5,200 NLHE Main Event on PokerStars for $363,641.

“WhatIfGod,” who won the same event in 2020 for $1,019,082, earned consecutive titled by means of defeating PokerStars ambassador and Ramon “RamonColillas” Colillas after an intense heads-up fight.

The flagship match attracted a complete of 402 entrants to generate a prize pool of $2,010,000 that surpassed the ensure of $1,500,000. Best 9 of the ones avid gamers made it to the Day 3 ultimate desk, together with PokerStars ambassador Benjamin “bencb789” Rolle, Daniel “Oxota” Dvoress and Christian “WATnlos” Rudolph.

2021 EPT On-line Major Tournament Ultimate Desk Effects

  PLACE PLAYER COUNTRY PRIZE (USD)
  1 “WhatIfGod” Sweden $363,641
  2 Ramon “RamonColillas” Colillas Spain $276,741
  3 Christian “WATnlos” Rudolph Austria $210,608
  4 Daniel “Oxota” Dvoress Canada $160,279
  5 Eduardo “Eduardo850” Silva Brazil $121,977
  6 Bruno “nice dant” Volkmann Brazil $92,828
  7 Benjamin “bencb789” Rolle Austria $70,645
  8 Orpen “OrpTheTurk” Kisacikoglu United Kingdom $53,763
  9 Pedro “pvigar” Garagnani Brazil $41,259

Brazil used to be probably the most represented nation on the ultimate desk with 3 local avid gamers making it to Day 3: Eduardo “Eduardo850” Silva, Bruno “nice dant” Volkmann and Pedro “pvigar” Garagnani.

Little is understood about “WhatIfGod,” who seems to play nearly completely on-line. PokerNews previously reported that he made an look on the 2014 reside EPT competition, however handiest two accumulate two bracelets he gained all through the 2014 International Championship of On-line Poker (WCOOP).

"WhatIfGod" Defeats Ramon Colillas Heads-Up to Win Second EPT Online Main Event 101

Ultimate Desk Recap

The Day 3 motion lasted for roughly 5 and a part hours and ebbed and flowed between slow-paced and action-packed. Garagnani used to be the primary participant eradicated early within the day when he ran pocket tens into the pocket kings of Rudolph. Now not lengthy after, Rolle, an Austria-based German professional who founded Carry Your Edge, used to be despatched house in 7th position when his pocket fours could not grasp in opposition to the ace-queen of the eventual champion.

The new-streak endured for “WhatIfGod,” who went directly to elliminate Volkmann in 6th position and later Rudolph in 3rd position to get the match heads-up.

“WhatIfGod” entered heads-up close to even in chips with Colillas, a Spanish professional recent off a deep run within the 2021 International Sequence of Poker Major Tournament, the place he completed in 14th place for $380,050.

Ramon Colillas

“WhatIfGod” sooner or later took a large lead over Colillas, who then got it in with ace-five in opposition to pocket kings and hit a flush at the river to double up and keep alive. Now not lengthy after, Colillas had two pair with seven-five in opposition to the 2 pair of “WhatIfGod” with queen-five. The entire chips were given within the center at the flip, and Colillas spiked a seven at the river to beef up to a complete space and keep in competition.

Colillas sooner or later took the lead however “WhatIfGod” proceeded to take regulate after successful a turn with pocket fives in opposition to ace-queen. The final blow got here in a hand the place Colillas guess at the river with two pair and referred to as when his opponent re-raised all-in with a queen-high flush. For his runner-up end, Colillas earned a payday of $276,741.

That wraps up PokerNews’ protection of an exhilarating EPT On-line Major Tournament. Be certain to try the live reporting portal for protection of different occasions.

Author: Bradley Watson