Netherlands’ “WouldIlieToYou” is the latest GGPoker player to become a millionaire from the online poker site’s tournaments after they took down the $10,300 Super MILLION$ Week Main Event. The Dutch grinder outlasted 684 opponents and saw their GGPoker account balance increase by an incredible $1,179,576 after a thrilling final table. Super MILLION$ Week Main Event Final Table
1 WouldIlieToYOU Netherlands $1,179,576 2 Andrii Novak Ukraine $909,577 3 spaise411 Russia $701,380 4 Patrick Leonard Hungary $540,838 5 Nick Maimone Canada $417,043 6 Simon Mattsson Norway $321,584 7 Chunlei Zhou Hong Kong $247,975 8 Aleks Shepel Armenia $191,215 9 Dejan Kaladjurdjevic Montenegro $147,446 Everyone expected Chunlei Zhou to be the first player to bust because they returned to the action with only 6.7 big blinds . However, they doubled up early on when their pocket fives held against Simon Mattsson ‘s ace-queen.
Dejan Kaladjurdjevic sat down at the star-studded final table fifth in chips with a 44 big blind stack but he was the first player out of the door. Kaladjurdjevic min-raised from early position with pocket tens, and Andrii Novak three-bet to 950,000 in the cutoff with ace-king in the hole. Kaladjurdjvevic responded with an all-in four-bet worth 5,999,874, which Novak called. Novak flopped trip kings and the final table lost its first player.
Armenia’s Aleks Shepel busted in eighth place during the 100,000/200,000/25,000a level. Navak opened to 675,000 from the small blind, and Shepel defended his big blind with a 1,700,000 three-bet made with pocket jacks. Novak pushed all-in, and Shepel called off his 5,592,812 stack. The door card was an ace and it was enough to eject Shepel from the Super MILLION$ Week Main Event. MADAME TAROT POW POW LIONS ATLANTIS HYPERNOVA Start-of-the-day short stack Zhou bowed out in seventh and walked away with $247,975, much more substantial than the $147,446 everyone thought the Hong Kong-based player would win. Zhou’s exit was confirmed during the 125,000/250,000/30,000a level when he open-shoved from under the gun for 1,456,469 and Mattsson looked him up with ace-seven of spades from the big blind. A seven on the turn and an ace on the […]