Scorching at the heels of Phil Hellmuth? Shaun Deeb says so after his newest WSOP bracelet victory within the Thunderdome on the Rio Resort & On line casino noticed him seize his 5th Global Sequence of Poker identify and $1.25m within the PLO Prime Curler tournament.
Deeb Bounces Early to Steamroller the Opposition
Deeb’s win got here as he roared throughout the box from beginning the day with simply 3 million chips, a way in the back of the chip chief Ka Kwan Lau, who started the day on 10.5 million.
The entirety modified in no time, alternatively, as Deeb virtually instantly doubled thru Maxx Coleman with a instantly to shoot as much as virtually 8 million chips. From there, Deeb went on a rampage as he closed in at the identify in surprising style.
With Lau making heads-up the tip of the epic tournament performed out to a delighted Thunderdome, you’ll be able to watch precisely how Shaun Deeb received his 5th WSOP bracelet proper right here:
|WSOP 2021 Tournament #53 $25,000 Pot Prohibit Omaha Prime Curler|
|2nd||Ka Kwan Lau||Hong Kong||$773,708|
Julia Dominates 9-Sport Combine Finale
There used to be any other bracelet winner on Day 31, with Nicholas Julia taking down Tournament #54, the 9-Sport Combine Six-Max tournament. He conquered the general day’s play to take the highest prize of $168,608 on the instant expense of Kristan Lord, who Julia beat heads-up.
With gamers beginning the unofficial ultimate desk with seven gamers in seats, two gamers each busted in the similar hand as Robert Mizrachi crashed out in 6th position for $23,352 as Kenny Hsiung left in 7th for $17,017, Nicholas Julia having flopped the nut instantly to carry and bust each gamers after the chips went in at the flop.
After Robert McLaughlin busted in 5th for $32,808, Aditya Prasetyo left in fourth for $47,164. Justin Liberto had extra revel in than maximum on the ultimate desk and used it to get to 3rd position, however he used to be long gone after an eight-six low gave Lord the win towards Liberto’s eight-seven.
Heads-up, Julia held a 2:1 chip lead and rode out the general palms in taste as Lord claimed the runner-up prize of $104,210.
|WSOP 2021 Tournament #54 $2,500 9-Sport Combine Six-Passed|
Cummings Crushes Opposition in Seniors Tournament
A dominant show from Christopher Cummings in Tournament #52, the $1,000-entry Seniors Tournament, noticed 12 hours of poker scale back the Day 3 box from 148 who started the day in seats to only 16 survivors by means of nighttime.
When all used to be mentioned and performed, it used to be Cummings who bagged up over 22 million chips in one of the vital greatest leads at this degree of any WSOP match in dwelling reminiscence, as he holds greater than double his nearest challenger Dennis Jensen with 9.7 million.
In different places within the best 10, Eric Suende (7.35m) and Todd Hansen (7.31m) have very payable stacks, however it’s the irrepressible Cummings upon whom all eyes can be fastened on throughout Day 4, with each one of the vital 16 gamers who stay chasing what could be a debut WSOP bracelet.
|WSOP 2021 Tournament #52 $1,000 Seniors Championship|
Flora Blossoms on Day 1b of Colossus
On an enormous Day 1b of the Colossus, Frank Flora used to be in bloom after a colossal day on the felt. Flora bagged up 1,217,000 chips, simply greater than Timothy Keenan (1,172,000) and Dwayne Hillock (1,031,000) as an all-North American best 10 noticed Kao Chieng Saechao (994,000) additionally taking a look a danger heading into Day 2.
With 9,399 entrants total, the Colossus has lived as much as its title and the 697 gamers who made Day 2 from Day 1b will upload to the 484 who certified from Day 1a to merge in combination the next day and struggle for the bracelet with everybody within the cash.
|WSOP 2021 Tournament #55 $400 Colossus|
|fifth||Andrew Heckman||U.S.A.||a million|
|sixth||Kao Chieng Saechao||U.S.A.||994,000|
Tournament #56, the $10,000-entry Six-Passed NLHE tournament, noticed Bulgarian Boris Kolev bag up the chip lead as 136 gamers battled right down to 19 on Day 2. Kolev’s stack of two,185,000 is the one one above two million chips, different giant hitters within the best 10 chipcounts integrated Asi Moshe (1,980,000) and Matt Berkey (1,765,000), who reached 2d and 3rd in chips by means of the tip of the night time.
Former WSOP Major Tournament ultimate desk participant Vojtech Rusicka (1,450,000) and Ben Yu (995,000) sneaked into the highest ten, whilst there have been additionally stacks to take thru for Indian Day 1 chip chief Abhinav Iyer (780,000), Sam Grafton (535,000) and brief stack Eli Ross (285,000).
Gamers to lose their stacks at the day and bust the match integrated however weren’t restricted to: Anton Wigg, Alex Kulev, Felipe Ramos, Kenny Hallaert, Michael Gathy, Fabian Quoss, Chad Eveslage and Paul Volpe.
|WSOP 2021 Tournament #56 $10,000 Six-Passed NLHE|
|fifth||Vojtech Ruzicka||Czech Republic||1,450,000|
|seventh||Steve Yea||South Korea||1,130,000|
In any case, Tournament #57 started with 80 entries, considered one of them Shaun Deeb, who bagged fourth greatest with 251,000. Overdue regging the development, Deeb performed his rush brilliantly to leap up the leaderboard and take a seat in the back of simplest Danny Wong (340,000), Michael Trivett (315,000) and Nathan Gamble (257,000).
Different to bag up chips integrated Michael Noori (214,000), Brian Yoon (204,000), Joao Vieira (177,000), Dan Zack (148,000) Anthony Zinno (118,000) and 16-time WSOP bracelet winner Phil Hellmuth, who totalled 105,000 by means of shut of play.
Some weren’t so lucky to make it and the ones gamers integrated Eli Elezra, Randy Ohel, Julien Martini, Johannes Becker, David ‘ODB’ Baker, Galen Corridor, Benny Glaser and Scott Seiver.
|WSOP 2021 Tournament #57 $10,000 Prohibit 2-7 Lowball Triple Draw|
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