Stephen Chidwick Wins $25,000 On-line Excessive Curler Occasion For $442,339
2019 Card Participant Participant of the 12 months award winner Stephen Chidwick is again to his profitable methods in 2021. The British high-stakes event celebrity defeated a subject of 96 entries within the GGPoker Spring Competition $25,000 buy-in no-limit maintain’em tremendous excessive curler occasion, putting a three-handed deal that noticed him safe the title and the highest payout of $442,339. The 31-year-old World Sequence of Poker bracelet winner has amassed greater than $35 million in reside event earnings, with thousands and thousands extra in on-line cashes like this one.
The robust turnout for this occasion constructed a prize pool of $2,400,000, which was paid out among the many prime 13 finishers. By the point the ultimate desk was set, two-time WSOP bracelet winner Nick Petrangelo held the lead whereas Chidwick sat in fourth place among the many ultimate 9. Hungarian poker professional Andras Nemeth was the primary to fall, together with his pocket tens working into the pocket jacks of Mikita Badziakouski. Nemeth failed to enhance and was eradicated in ninth place ($69,201).
Badziakouski adopted that knockout up by besting Finnish on-line event star Samuel Vousden’s A5 with J9. Badziakouski flopped a pair of nines and held from there to ship Vousden to the digital rail in eighth place ($89,764) to climb into the lead.
Canadian bracelet winner Sam Greenwood’s run on this occasion got here to an finish when his A3 matched up in opposition to the pocket fours of Steve O’Dwyer. Greenwood ended up with ace excessive by the river and was knocked out because the seventh-place finisher ($116,438).
Nick Petrangelo scored his first elimination of the ultimate desk when his A9 held up in opposition to the A7 of Sami Kelopuro. A pair of nines by the river was adequate to bust Kelopuro in sixth place. The Finnish poker professional earned $151,037 for his robust exhibiting on this occasion. Petrangelo regained the highest spot on the leaderboard after the hand.
A battle of the blinds noticed Steve O’Dwyer fall in fifth place. He known as all-in with 86 from the large blind and located himself up in opposition to the 94 of bracelet winner Daniel Dvoress, who had shoved from the small blind. Niether participant improved and O’Dwyer was eradicated in fifth place ($195,918).
Chidwick notched his first knockout when all the chips acquired in on a JJ6 flop with him holding A5 in opposition to the 98 of Badziakouski. The three flip and 4 river noticed Chidwick safe the pot with a flush on the top. Badziakouski was awarded $254,135 for his fourth-place exhibiting.
The ultimate three gamers went on a break at that time, with stacks all comparatively even between Chidwick, Petrangelo, and Dvoress. The gamers in the end selected making a deal to carry the event to a conclusion, with Chidwick being awarded the biggest payday of $442,339 regardless of having the shortest stack on the time. The three agreed to do a three-way all-in to find out a champion. The fingers had been as follows:
The board ran out 97293 and CHidwick made nines and sevens to safe the pot and the title.
Here’s a have a look at the payouts awarded on the ultimate desk:
*Denotes payouts primarily based on deal reached amongst ultimate three