It has been fairly the 12 months for the Netherlands’ Kevin Paque. A trio of cashes on the Triton Poker Sequence Madrid competition in Could noticed €1,583,000 ($1,669,327) added to his bankroll. Paque then completed third within the €100,000 Super High Roller event at EPT Barcelona for a further €913,730 ($937,775).
Now Paque has confirmed he can rub shoulders with one of the best gamers on-line poker has to supply by taking down the most recent version of the GGPoker Tremendous MILLION$, outlasting 175 opponents on his method to claiming $357,739 of the $1,760,000 prize pool.
GGPoker Tremendous MILLION$ Last Desk Outcomes
|9||Deividas “PDC Mayor” Daubaris||Mexico||$51,105|
It took 45 minutes of ultimate desk motion earlier than the primary participant discovered themselves with none chips. Deividas “PDC Mayor” Daubaris was down to three.5 huge blinds when he moved all-in from underneath the gun with jack-nine. The motion folded to Mark Radoja within the huge blind, who known as with ace-eight. An eight on the flop proved greater than sufficient to ship Daubaris dwelling in ninth.
5-time Tremendous MILLION$ champion Niklas Astedt was the subsequent participant heading for the exits, regardless of tripling his ultimate desk beginning stack within the early phases. Astedt misplaced an enormous pot in opposition to Ole Schemion when Schemion’s ace-queen hit a Broadway straight on the river to crack Astedt’s pocket queens. The remainder of Astedt’s 5 huge blinds went into the center with ace-nine, which misplaced to the pocket aces of the chip chief Benjamin Rolle.
Pablo Silva‘s newest deep Tremendous MILLION$ run resulted in a seventh-place end value $83,127, the final rating to not tip the scales at six figures. Silva open-shoved from underneath the gun with suited queen-jack for a shade over 5 huge blinds, and Mark Radoja re-shoved from the small blind with the dominating king-queen. An ace-high board decreased the participant depend by one.
Radoja was the subsequent participant eradicated regardless of profitable Silva’s chips. Blinds elevated to 50,000/100,000/12,500a, and Radoja moved all-in for ten huge blinds with ace-five od spades. Paque three-bet all-in with pocket nines, which folded out the blinds. Radoja didn’t join with the group playing cards and finally misplaced to a set of nines on the river.
The ultimate 5 grew to become 4 with the premature demise of Thomas Muehloecker. Schemion raised to 250,000 on the button with ace-queen, Muehlocker three-bet shoved for two,394,183 from the small blind with ace-jack, and Schemion known as all-in for round 250,000 fewer chips. Each gamers paired their ace on the flop, however Muehloecker handed over most of his stack. Muehloecker’s managed to rebuild barely to seven huge blinds however then bought his chips in with pocket kings solely to lose to Schemion’s pocket queens.
Begin-of-the-day chip chief, and the person in entrance at the beginning of four-handed play, Rolle was the subsequent participant to seek out themselves void of chips. Rolle misplaced a bit of his stack to Pete Chen then a good clip, twice, to Schemion. Rolle’s final ten huge blinds went into the center of the felt with pocket threes, and Paque known as from the small blind with ace-jack. An ace on the flip eradicated Rolle.
Heads-up was set when Natural8 ambassador Chen crashed out in third, a end value a formidable $219,933. Chen busted in a battle of the blinds with Schemion. Schemion open-shoved with king-eight, and Chen known as off his 11 huge blinds with queen-jack. A king landed on the flop, and Chen was gone.
Paque held a good chip lead going into the heads-up battle with Schemion however victory was removed from a completed deal. Certainly, Schemion got here off one of the best from the opening confrontations and solid a small lead for himself. The large pots of a extremely entertaining heads-up conflict (watch it within the embedded video above) went Paque’s approach, and he had Schemion on the ropes in the long run.
The ultimate hand noticed Schemion rip it in for 9 huge blinds with jack-eight, and Paque name with the dominating jack-ten. Paque’s ten-kicker performed on a king-high board, resigning Schemion to the $280,497 comfort prize, and leaving Paque to win his first Tremendous MILLION$ title, and a cool $357,739 money payout.