The newest Super MILLION$ $10,300 buy-in no-limit maintain’em occasion held on-line at GGPoker attracted a discipline 202 whole entries, constructing a prize pool of $2,020,000. In the top, the lion’s share of that cash was awarded to Sami Kelopuro, who defeated a stacked ultimate desk to emerge with the title and the highest prize of $408,406. The Finnish poker professional is thought on-line as ‘LarsLuzak’, and has been a frequent on-line high-stakes money sport participant for years now. His largest recorded stay event rating got here when he completed second within the 2011 World Series of Poker $10,000 buy-in pot-limit Omaha championship for $503,173.
The ultimate day of this event started with 9 gamers remaining and Bert Stevens, recognized to many as ‘girafganger7’ on-line, within the chip lead. Canada’s Guillaume Nolet was finally the primary to be eradicated when his A-Q offsuit failed to carry up towards the A-9 suited of Stevens in a preflop all-in showdown. Nolet earned $51,050 because the ninth-place finisher, whereas Stevens regained the lead which he had briefly given as much as 2020 WSOP $10,000 primary occasion winner Damian Salas.
Steven’s time atop the leaderboard was short-lived, although, as he ran a multi-street bluff towards Kelopuro that was referred to as down when the Finnish participant’s flush draw from the flop turned journeys by the river. Kelopuro doubled into the lead and Stevens slipped to the center of the pack.
Aleksei Barkov was the subsequent to hit the digital rail. He received the final of his very brief stack in with Okay7 and was referred to as by the AQ of Salas. Neither participant improved and Barkov settled for $66,204.
Stevens continued to fall down the leaderboard from there, finally getting the overwhelming majority of his stack in with Okay-Q towards the pocket queens of massive blind ‘dimiasg’. The pair held up and Stevens was left with lower than an enormous blind. He was knocked out the subsequent hand, incomes $85,856 because the seventh-place finisher.
Three-time WSOP bracelet winner and 2017 Card Player Player of the Year award winner Adrian Mateos was left because the shortest stack after Stevens’ departure. He received all-in for his final eight large blinds with A10 dealing with the AOkay of Kelopuro. A board filled with blanks noticed Mateos eradicated in sixth place. He earned $111,342 for his newest deep run in a high-stakes event.
Arsenii Malinov’s run on this occasion got here to an finish when he determined to run a multi-street bluff towards Kelopuro’s flopped full home. The river made a straight flush potential, however Kelopuro referred to as Malinov’s shove on the top to bust him in fifth place ($144,393).
Kelopuro got here into four-handed play because the runaway chip chief, with Damian Salas and four-time World Poker Tour primary tour primary occasion champion Darren Elias primarily tied for second. Short stack ‘dimiasg’ received the final of his stack in forward with AQ towards the A10 of Salas, however the board introduced three hearts to provide Salas a successful flush and ‘dimiasg’ was despatched house with $187,255 for his or her fourth-place displaying.
The ultimate three gamers clashed in an enormous hand that was finally gained by Salas, who turned a flush towards the flopped set of Kelopuro and the turned nut-flush draw of Elias. Salas overtook the lead after the hand, whereas Elias fell even additional behind after his draw missed. He ended up shoving all-in with pocket fours for round 13 large blinds from the button. Salas referred to as with A9 out of the small blind and Kelopuro received out of the way in which. Salas spiked an ace on the flip to take the lead and held from there to remove Elias in third place ($242,839). He fell simply wanting successful this recurring high-stakes occasion for the third time.
Salas entered heads-up play with round 11.1 million to Kelopuro’s roughly 9 million. With blinds beginning at 70,000-140,0000 and an ante of 17,500, it appeared prefer it is perhaps fairly a prolonged ultimate showdown. While the 2 did battle for over half an hour, a cooler hand result in a quicker conclusion than anticipated. With raised blinds of 80,000-160,000 (20,000 ante), Kelopuro raised to 368,000 from the button holding 109. Salas three-bet to 1,144,000 with 88 out of the massive blind and Kelopuro made the decision. The flop got here down J76 and Salas wager 768,240. Kelopuro referred to as along with his gutshot and the 8 on the flip accomplished his straight draw. Salas checked and Kelopuro wager 1,275,279. Salas check-called and the two accomplished the board. Salas checked and Kelopuro moved all-in for five,934,451. Salas tanked for fairly some time along with his set of eights, however he finally did make the decision to ship the huge 18.3 million chip pot to Kelopuro.
Salas was left with round 12 large blinds after the hand. He was capable of rebuild a little bit bit earlier than the ultimate hand of the occasion was dealt. Kelopuro picked up OkayJ and min-raised to 320,000 on the button. Salas referred to as with Okay8 and the flop got here down OkayJ4. Salas check-called a min-bet of 160,000 and the ten rolled off on the flip. Salas wager 275,600 on the flip and Kelopuro moved all-in. Salas referred to as after some thought, solely to seek out that his prime pair was drawing useless to Kelopuro’s prime two pair. Salas earned $314,924 because the runner-up finisher after the three accomplished the board.
Here is a take a look at the payouts awarded on the ultimate desk: