The twenty fourth World Series of Poker gold bracelet of the 2021 WSOP Online collection was awarded within the early morning hours of Sunday, July 25. New Jersey resident Byung ‘bhy101’ Yoo emerged victorious from a area of 1,176 complete entries within the $400 buy-in no-limit maintain’em ‘Monster Stack’ occasion, getting back from a 7:1 chip drawback firstly of heads-up play to safe his first bracelet and the highest prize of $77,475 because the champion.
This was Yoo’s second-largest match rating, behind the $220,324 he earned because the runner-up finisher in a $560 buy-in preliminary occasion on the 2015 Borgata Winter Poker Open collection that drew a big area of 4,179 entries. His victory on this on-line match elevated his profession earnings to greater than $400,000.
Big names among the many 180 gamers to make the cash on this occasion included three-time bracelet winner Ben ‘WhyIsGamora’ Yu (a hundred and seventieth – $592), three-time bracelet winner Nick ‘cashusklay’ Schulman (123rd – $635), Jeff ‘mavsusc’ Platt (67th – $974), two-time bracelet winner and three-time World Poker Tour primary occasion champion Anthony ‘heheh’ Zinno (thirty eighth – $1,566), bracelet winner Daniel ‘centrfieldr’ Lupo (thirty sixth – $1,863), bracelet winner Ryan ‘joeyisamush’ Depaulo (thirty third – $1,863), Katie ‘katelin’ Lindsay (thirty first – $1,863), 2018 WSOP primary occasion third-place finisher Michael ‘helionic’ Dyer (twentieth – $2,286), and a pair of current 2021 WSOPO bracelet winners in Carlos ‘CarlosWelch’ Welch (thirteenth – $3,514) and Michael ‘njnj17’ Leib (twelfth – $4,445).
The remaining desk started with Corey ‘Corgasm’ Paggeot nicely out in entrance of the remainder of the pack, whereas current U.S. Poker Open large guess combine occasion winner John ‘Macallan25’ Riordan sat in second. Riordan closed the hole considerably by busting Joseph ‘letsplay77’ Bruno (ninth – $5,715), however nonetheless had lower than half as many chips and Paggeot.
Yoo got here into the ultimate desk in seventh chip place however managed to climb the leaderboard early by knocking out Frank ‘Denzer’ Williams III in eighth place. Yoo shoved with AJ and was up towards the AQ of Williams III. Yoo flopped a straight and turned a flush to depart Williams III drawing useless. He took dwelling $7,451 for his deep run on this occasion.
Oliver ‘yongshi88’ Tse (seventh – $9,864) was the following to fall when his 10-9 suited didn’t outrun the A-Ok of ‘aerpmh’. Just a couple of minutes later, Riordan ran pocket tens into the pocket jacks of Paggeot preflop. The bigger pair held up and Riordan was eradicated in sixth place ($7,856). This was his eleventh money for the reason that begin of June, with three final-table showings thus far on the WSOPO.
Paggeot continued to run away with the lead, busting David ‘Bewater’ Goodman (fifth – $17,866) to take roughly half of the chips in play into four-handed motion. Yoo took command of the second-place spot on the leaderboard when his pocket threes beat out the Ok8 of ‘aerpmh’ in a battle of the blinds. Yoo’s pair remained the very best hand by the river, and ‘aerpmh’ was despatched to the digital rail with $24,555.
Bader ‘Ib2nyce4u’ Haq obtained the final of his stack in with pocket nines, solely to run into the pocket kings of Paggeot. Neither participant discovered any assist from the board, and Haq was knocked out in third place ($33,996).
With that Paggeot took roughly a 7:1 chip lead into heads-up play with Yoo. Yoo managed to battle his manner again into the match, with a pair lead modifications made alongside the way in which earlier than the ultimate hand arose. Yoo sat with roughly a 3:1 chip benefit of his personal his he picked up OkOk on the button. He moved all-in and Paggeot referred to as with A2 for his final 11.5 large blinds. The board ran out Q986J and Yoo’s kings had been sufficient to safe the victory. Paggeot earned $47,840 because the runner-up, the biggest recorded rating of his profession.
Here is a take a look at the payouts awarded on the remaining desk:
|1||Byung ‘bhy101’ Yoo||$77,475|
|2||Corey ‘Corgasm’ Paggeot||$47,840|
|3||Bader ‘Ib2nyce4u’ Haq||$33,996|
|5||David ‘Bewater’ Goodman||$17,866|
|6||John ‘Macallan25’ Riordan||$13,166|
|7||Oliver ‘yongshi88’ Tse||$9,864|
|8||Frank ‘Denzer’ Williams III||$7,451|
|9||Joseph ‘letsplay77’ Bruno||$5,715|
Yoo photograph credit score: Borgata Poker weblog.