Rok Gostisa wins the WPT World Championship
Gostisa wins WPT Planet Championship
We’ve had WCOOP and WSOP online conclude their Main Events, all that is left is to report on is the WPT On the internet Primary Event at partypoker.
1,178 players took portion in the $five,300 Main Event and the final table included an in-form Talal Shakerchi and David Peters.
They all played second fiddle to Rok Gostisa, nonetheless, who took it down for $959,492 following this insane final hand:
What an incredible final hand!
Congratulations to Rok Gostisa who is the #WPTWOC Major Occasion Champion and wins $959,492. Nicely played to the latest @WPT Champion. pic.twitter.com/jgLfA1Tkqo
— partypoker (@partypoker) September 14, 2021
This year’s WCOOP was the greatest of all time and PokerStars have just published some intriguing stats from series.
- There have been 1,428,869 entries which includes 294,277 re-entries across 306 events
- $122,340,165 was awarded which includes $18,342,344 in first spot money
- $3,102,427 was awarded in bounties
- The $5.50 Phase occasion attracted 141,219 entries
- Talal ‘raidalot’ Shakerchi won the general leaderboard soon after winning the most WCOOP titles – 3 in total
- Brazil had the most title winners with 57
- They also had the most runners up with 54
- Yuri ‘theNERDguy’ Martins became the 1st player to win a title in three consecutive WCOOPs, he also won three titles in this year’s series alone
Chidwick the most recent Poker Masters winner
Prolific High Roller Stephen Chidwick took down yet an additional nosebleed title this week, winning the $10,000 No Limit event at the Poker Masters for $183,600.
The most recent final table has just formed in the series in the $25,000 event with Daniel Negreanu, Ali Imsirovic, Daniel Negreanu, Jason Koon and Seth Davies still in contention.
The leaderboard for the ‘Purple Jacket’ is nonetheless wide open and will go down to the wire in the $100,000 Primary Occasion this weekend. Here are the newest champions:
|Event #1: $ten,000 No Limit||82||Shannon Shorr||$205,000|
|Occasion #2: $10,000 No Limit||86||Sean Perry||$206,400|
|Occasion #three: PLO||69||Adam Hendrix||$186,300|
|Event #4: $10,000 No Limit||73||Brock Wilson||$189,800|
|Event #five: $ten,000 No Limit||66||Daniel Negreanu||$178,200|
|Event #six: $ten,000 eight-Game||30||Maxx Coleman||$120,000|
|Event #7: $ten,000 No Limit||68||Stephen Chidwick||$183,600|
|Event #8: $25,000 No Limit||57||Christopher Brewer||$427,500|
|Occasion #9: $25,000 PLO||43||Miles Rampel||$365,500|
Norm playing poker
Poker and comedy lost one particular of the funniest folks who ever lived this week. No doubt you’ll have seen a lot of footage of his stand-up this week, but here is a reminder that Norm Macdonald really loved the game of poker:
What is your favourite Norm moment? Let us know in the comments: