A $300 satellite tv for pc winner will face Damian Salas for the title after one other controversial day for the World Series of Poker.
We are simply two gamers away from having a World Champion after 38-year-old Joseph Herbert took down the US leg of the WSOP Main Event.
He defeated Roy Jenkins heads-up to win the $1,553,256 first prize and an opportunity to play for an additional $1 million.
The $300 satellite tv for pc winner devoted his win to his mom, who handed away earlier this 12 months.
It was a really controversial day for the World Series of Poker after Upeshka De Silva was disqualified for testing constructive for COVID-19. Things bought worse for the WSOP because it was then revealed that International leg winner Damian Salas is at the moment unable to enter the US.
He has examined detrimental for COVID-19 however as a result of he has been in Europe lower than 15 days in the past, he was barred entry to the US. As a consequence his $1 million heads-up match with Herbert is now on account of happen on January 3.
Meaning that the 2020 World Series of Poker Main Event champion will likely be determined in 2021.
*Player was disqualified and awarded ninth place cash