Konopelko Comes Again From Seventh To Win the Tremendous MILLION$
Andrei “ostapb3535” Konopelko most likely shouldn’t be a participant whose title you might be too conversant in however the Belarusian star actually made a reputation for himself on November 2. Konopelko reached his first-ever Tremendous MILLION$ ultimate desk at GGPoker, however sat down seventh in chips and was not too hopeful of progressing a lot deeper. Konopelko might have solely had 21.6 massive blinds in the beginning however he went all the way in which to reeled within the $317,265 high prize.
Tremendous MILLIONS Ultimate Desk Outcomes
|1||Andrei “ostapb3535” Konopelko||Belarus||$317,265|
|5||Daniel McCully||New Zealand||$118,014|
|8||Lukas “rustyhusky” Hafner||Austria||$56,210|
Former Tremendous MILLION$ champion Ole Schemion was the primary casualty of the ultimate desk. he misplaced a couple of chips to Konopelko earlier than open-shoving for 634,112 with ace-ten of hearts in the course of the 20,000/40,000/5,000a stage. Sadly for Schemion, Lukas “rustyhusky” Hafner awoke on the button with the dominating ace-queen. Hafner three-bet all-in for a shade below 1.1 million, and each blinds folded. Schemion flopped a gutshot straight draw and a flush draw, however it proved to be too many outs as a result of each the flip and river bricked.
Hafner couldn’t put Schemion’s chips to good use as a result of he was the subsequent participant out of the door. Hafner misplaced all however 100,000 chips on the 30,000/60,000/7,500a stage when his ace-jack didn’t get there in opposition to Enrico Camosci‘s ace-king. He busted on the subsequent hand nine-eight versus Daniel Dvoress‘ ace-seven.
One other former Tremendous MILLION$ champion, Guillaume Nolet, made an ill-timed play, which resulted in him heading to the showers sooner than he would have preferred. With blinds at 35,000/70,000/8,500a, Nolet opened to 393,008 with ace-five of golf equipment, leaving himself solely 210,000 chips behind. The remainder of these chips went into the center when Konopelko three-bet all-in with pocket queens; Joshua McCully tank-folded ace-king from a 6.5 massive blind stack. Konopelko’s girls held on a king-high board; he would have busted McCully too as a result of the 5 group playing cards four-flushed and Konopelko held the queen of diamonds.
Nothing went the way in which of Pavlo Kolinkovskiy and he was all the way down to solely two massive blinds when he performed his ultimate hand. Kolinkovskiy’s micro stack went into the center with pocket jacks in opposition to Wiktor Malinowski‘s queen-nine. A queen on the flop sealed the deal for the start-of-day chip chief.
McCully’s stack dwindled however he managed to triple up by flopped a straight with six-four. He misplaced these chips the very subsequent hand when Camosci min-raised to 140,000, McCully three-bet to 490,000 leaving 126,709 behind. McCully known as all-in when Camosci four-bet. It was king-nine of hearts for Camosci and queen-ten of spades for McCully. The latter flopped a flush draw however missed each the flip and river.
The match misplaced a harmful participant in the course of the 40,000/80,000/10,000a stage. Malinowski opened to 160,000 with ace-jack suited, and Camosci known as within the massive blind with eight-six. Camosci flopped two pair and led for 200,000, half the dimensions of the pot, and Malinowski known as. The flip was an ace, and Camosci fired once more, this time testing the waters with a 600,000 guess, which was known as. Camosci ripped it in on the eight river, which improved Camosci to a full home. Malinowski tanked for a few minutes earlier than calling off his close to pot-sized stack. Recreation over for the previous champion.
Three-handed play final greater than 30-minutes and ended with Dvoress heading for the exits. Konopelko raised to 288,000 on the 60,000/120,000/15,000a stage from the button with ace-king. He rapidly known as when Dvoress three-bet all-in with jack-ten fitted to 1,999,002. Dvoress flopped a ten however Konopelko turned a king. A brick on the busted Dvoress.
Camosci, the shortest stack in the beginning of the ultimate desk, went into heads up with a ten massive blind lead. The chip lead modified fingers a number of occasions with neither participant in a position to shake the opposite off. One thing lastly gave in the course of the 125,000/250,000/30,000a stage. Camosci limped with five-four of diamonds earlier than calling Konopelko’s elevate to 750,000, which he made with ace-nine. Camosci flopped backside pair on the four-eight-seven flop, and he raised all-in for 3,409,782 when Konopelko continued for 1,170,000. Konopelko known as and watched because the ten flip was joined by the jack river, which gifted him an unlikely straight.
Camosci’s spectacular comeback led to second place for $247,770, leaving Konopelko to pad his bankroll with $317,265.