KingKongJoel Topped GGSF Fundamental Occasion Champion ($1,133,634)
The GG Spring Competition promised to pay out no less than $150 million by the point the ultimate champion was topped. This large sum was not solely reached, however blown out of the water with $192,643,947 paid out!
An enormous chunk of that spectacular quantity got here from the $1,500 NLHE Fundamental Occasion that “KingKongJoel” gained. KingKongJoel was one of many 1,177 gamers who made it by means of to Day 2 from the 6,803 entrants.
The Fundamental Occasion missed its $10 million assure by $305,725 however the prize pool was so substantial that everybody on the ultimate desk gained no less than $119,197.
Heads-up was set when “Fortunate-Fortunate” busted in third for $670,296. Their elimination left KingKongJoel and Zhuang Ruan to lock horns heads-up. The heads-up duo struck a deal to minimize the pay jumps, which meant Ruan collected $952,195 when he fell in second, leaving KingKongJoel to scoop $1,133,634.
GGSF Fundamental Occasion-H: $1,500 NLHE, $10M Gtd Last Desk Outcomes
|4||Mats “lockdownmode” Ullereng||Norway||$502,651|
*displays a heads-up deal
Haraldstad Wins GGSF PLO Fundamental Occasion
Norway’s Joachim “jochee” Haraldstad took down the PLO equal of the GGSF Fundamental Occasion. Victory on this event got here with a prize value a cool $249,926.
4 of the seven finalists padded their bankrolls with six-figure prizes. Jens “Tankanza” Lakemeier ($46,539), “Suhepx” ($62,125), and Arvi Vainionkulma ($82,931) had been the trio who missed out on a $100,000+ rating.
Haraldstad and “Majki365” butted heads and locked horns one-on-one earlier than putting a deal that assured each camps greater than $210,000 every.
GGSF Fundamental Occasion-H: $1,500 PLO-NL, $2M Gtd Last Desk Outcomes
|1||Joachim “jochee” Haraldstad||Norway||$249,926*|
|4||Markus “Lenbert1” Schottes||Germany||$110,705|
|7||Jens “Tankanza” Lakemeier||Austria||$46,539|
*displays a heads-up deal
Peters Picks Up $5250 Bounty Hunters Fundamental Occasion Title
David Peters denied Adrian Mateos yet one more title within the $5,250 Bounty Hunters Fundamental Occasion. Some 341 gamers purchased in and Peters outlasted all of them, getting his palms on $297,105 with bounty funds included.
The ultimate desk was a star-studded affair, and any of the finalists would have made a worthy champion. Dawid Smolka and Wiktor Malinowski, each of Poland, had been the primary gamers to bow out. Matthias Eibinger and Jans Arends adopted go well with, earlier than the exits of Benjamin Rolle and Jonathan Proudfoot left the waters barely much less shark-infested.
Artur Martirosian busted in third however not earlier than accumulating a ton of bounties that noticed him stroll away with a mixed $168,690, a prize $35,500 greater than Mateos’ $135,141 haul for ending in second place.
GGSF H-106: $5,250 Bounty Hunters Fundamental Occasion Last Desk Outcomes
|1||David Peters||United States||$297,105|
|4||Jonathan Proudfoot||United Kingdom||$83,735|
Two Enormous Occasion Set To Crown Their Champions
Two big GG Spring Competition occasions are set to crown their champions underneath the watchful eye of the PokerNews Dwell Reporting workforce.
Solely 9 gamers stay in rivalry to develop into the GGSF Occasion -H: $10,300 Tremendous MILLION$ champion, an accolade that comes with a $651,821 payout. Brazilian star Yuri Dzivielevski and Daniel Dvoress are the chip leaders in that occasion, the place the likes of Christian Jeppsson, Timothy Adams, and George Wolff are nonetheless battling.
Joni Jouhkimainen is the person to catch within the GGSF Occasion-H: $25,500 Sunday Thousands and thousands. The Finnish grinder sits down on the nine-handed ultimate desk with nearly twice as many chips because the chasing pack.
Locking horns with Jouhkimainen are such luminaries as Elio Fox, Joao Vieira, Sami Kelopuro, Artur Martirosian, Niklas Astedt, Isaac Haxton, Andras Nemeth, and Seth Davies! Wow, what a ultimate desk!