WSOP 2021: DJ Alexander Wins His First Bracelet In Match #20: GGPoker Turn & Move

DJ Alexander got here with regards to profitable a bracelet greater than 4 years in the past however in the long run completed runner-up to Pablo Mariz within the $1,500 no-limit cling’em millionaire maker on the 2017 International Sequence of Poker. The Houston-based poker professional, then again, made essentially the most of his 2nd shot at a WSOP identify Monday night as he added a six-figure rating and his career-first WSOP bracelet to his resume.

Alexander bested a 1,232-entry box within the 2021 International Sequence of Poker Match #20: GGPoker $1,000 Turn & Move No-Prohibit Cling’em. The victory took his profession match profits to $2.56 million.

“It’s superior,” mentioned Alexander to WSOP are living newshounds after the victory. “I’ve been right here sooner than, nevertheless it feels nice to recover from the hump.”

It used to be a stacked ultimate desk with some giant names however Alexander controlled to come back out on most sensible in opposition to all of them. The turning level for the poker professional used to be a large name in opposition to David Peters with simply 4 gamers closing. Peters moved all in with Okay-J and Alexander known as with Okay-Q. The board introduced no lend a hand for both participant and Peters used to be out in fourth. Beck then eradicated Schwartz in 3rd position to begin heads-up play with Alexander nearly even in chips. Heads-up lasted for a couple of fingers best. Alexander gained a few non-showdown pots to take the lead sooner than all of the chips were given within the center preflop.

Beck tabled As 4h and had to get fortunate in opposition to Alexander’s Ac Js. The board ran out Kh Qd 2h 10s 5h, giving Alexander the directly to win the identify. Beck earned $111,715 for his runner-up end.

Ultimate Desk Payouts (USD)

1.

DJ Alexander-

$180,665

2.

Jason Beck-

$111,715

3.

Jake Schwartz-

$82,675

4.

David Peters-

$61,815

5.

Huy Lam-

$46,965

6.

Corey Bierria-

$35,645

7.

Rok Gostisa-

$27,495

8.

Fred Goldberg-

$21,435

 

Author: Bradley Watson