Stephen Chidwick Wins $10K NLH Forward of Poker Masters Upping the Ante
Stephen Chidwick continues to amaze on the excessive curler circuit with a victory Tuesday afternoon in Poker Masters Occasion #7: $10,000 No-Restrict Maintain’em. The British poker star earned $183,600 for his efforts — his second money of the collection — and is now a severe menace (as all the time) for the coveted Purple Jacket.
Chidwick left the PokerGO Studio in Las Vegas Monday evening following the conclusion of Day 1 with a convincing chip lead at 2,950,000 chips and 5 gamers remaining. Dylan DeStefano was in second place with 1,970,000.
2021 Poker Masters Occasion #7 Remaining Desk Outcomes
|1st||Stephen Chidwick||United Kingdom||184||$183,600|
|2nd||Dylan DeStefano||United States||136||$136,000|
|third||AP Louis Garza||United States||88||$88,400|
|4th||Brekstyn Schutten||United States||68||$68,000|
|fifth||Dan Smith||United States||54||$54,400|
Chidwick the Poker Grasp
Give Chidwick a chip lead coming into a ultimate desk and all we are able to say is sweet luck to the opposite gamers. The poker professional from throughout the pond confirmed up with a giant stack and did what he often does — dominate.
The eventual champ first took out Dan Smith with pocket kings that held up towards pocket eigh’s in a preflop all-in hand. He would not proceed to crush the ultimate desk all through. On the ultimate hand, DeStefano raised to 180,000 with solely to run into and Chidwick had no intention to sluggish play so he bumped it to 500,000.
To the flop they went which got here out , and Chidwick, who held the chip lead, guess out 350,000 and his opponent made the decision. On the flip, which was the , Chidwick sized up 525,000, and DeStefano tanked earlier than making the decision. The river was the and the large stack put the small stack all in and he could not discover a fold.
With that, the seventh occasion out of 12 on the 2021 Poker Masters collection got here to an finish. Chidwick acquired $183,600 and DeStefano took dwelling $136,000.
Chidwick earned 184 Poker Masters Factors, giving him 232 for the collection. Daniel Negreanu, who gained Occasion #5 on Sunday, leads the best way with 281, only one level forward of Sean Perry.
The stakes elevated Tuesday with the beginning of Occasion #8: $25,000 No-Restrict Maintain’em. A complete of 57 entrants signed up by the point registration closed and, on the time of publishing, 14 remained, together with Chidwick. Day 2 — the ultimate desk — will happen at 4 p.m. ET Wednesday on the PokerGO app.
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