Jeon ‘JJackD’ Changhyun Wins 2021 World College Poker Championship Principal Event

Jeon ‘JJackD’ Changhyun Wins 2021 Globe College Poker Championship Primary Occasion

World College Poker joined forces with PokerStars.net to put on the 2021 Globe College Poker Championship Primary Event. The totally free-to-play tournament, open to students 18 and over about the globe, drew a total of 1,430 college students. In the finish it was Jeon Changhyun who completed at the best of the class. The student from the Republic of Korea came into the final table with the chip lead, and was in a position to convert that benefit into the title.

Changhyun earned a bounty of prizes as the champion, such as a European Poker Tour (EPT) package valued at about €8,000, alongside an engraved PokerStars trophy and many other incredible poker-associated rewards.

“Our 1st World College Poker Major Event Championship was a resounding achievement,” mentioned _WSP co-founder Craig Tapscott. “Already, students around the globe have contacted us to say they had a blast and ask ‘When is the subsequent occasion?’ All I can say is, remain tuned for a lot more poker excitement from WCP.”

The final table was broadcast on poker coaching internet site Resolve For Why’s YouTube channel, with coverage of the action and discussion amongst the hosts and numerous guests involved with putting on the occasion.

“We had some wonderful guests such as Jennifer Shahade, the co-founder of Brienfuel, college student Colton Horn, Landon Tice dropped in, and Planet Series of Poker bracelet winner and PLOQuickPro founder John Beauprez. Along with a wonderful crew hosting and calling the occasion Matt Berkey and the Resolve for Why channel,” said Tapscott after the occasion wrapped. He also gave a shoutout to the MC’s of the broadcast. “Comedian Clayton Fletcher and WCP’s Associate Producer Alec Rome did a excellent job.”

Joaquin ‘joaqqoo’ Monetto from Argentina came into the final table as the clear brief stack, and was the 1st to fall. Changhyun then knocked out the United Kingdom’s James ‘jdyeti’ Yeatman to narrow the field to 4.

India’s Pulkit ‘pulkitgoyal53’ Goyal’s pocket eights beat out the AClub Suit2Spade Suit of his fellow Indian student Ashutosh Balaprasad Karwa, who was playing beneath the screen name ‘RageAce00’. With that he took firm manage of second location on the leaderboard.

Changhyun won a preflop race to set up heads-up play, with his KHeart SuitQDiamond Suit outrunning the pocket tens of Argentina’s Gabriel ‘gabi98bac’ Railman. Changhyun began heads-up play with roughly a 9:1 chip lead more than Goyal. In the final hand Goyal shoved for 13 huge blinds from the button with KSpade Suit8Diamond Suit. Changhyun rapidly called with AHeart SuitKDiamond Suit. The board came down tenClub SuiteightClub Suit4Diamond SuitJHeart SuitQDiamond Suit, giving Changhyun an ace-high straight to lock up the title.

A replay of final table broadcast can be found in its entirety under: