Germany’s “schimmelgodx” wins WSOP Super Circuit Online Series Main Event for $1,271,218
The inaugural World Series of Poker Super Circuit Series came to a thrilling conclusion on 31 May with more than $20,000,00 in prize money. Absolute highlight on Super Sunday was of course the $5,000,000 GTD Main Event and the S1,000,000 GTD PLO Main Event. Find out below who took down the prestigious titles together with life-changing scores.
The $5,000,000 GTD WSOP Super Circuit Online Series Main Event offered players the unique opportunity to win a seat in the online satellites for only $11.
Many players took the chance to qualify on the cheap and the result exceeded all expectations. 9,779 entries almost doubled the massive guarantee and created one of the biggest online poker prize pools ever with $9,290,050!
1,196 places were paid and many big names such as Jake Schindler, Wiktor “Limitless” Malinowski, Sam Greenwood, Patrick “Babu$hka” Leonard, Adrian Mateos and Mikita Badziakouski made it into the money.
German tennis legend Boris Becker makes the money
German tennis legend Boris Becker showed his poker skills on the online poker tables and earned $4,938.59 for his 263rd place finish.
Other notables that had deep runs were Luuk “pokerkluka” Gieles, Dan Smith, Alex Foxen, Isaac Haxton, Daniel Dvoress and Joao Vieira and 2019 World Series of Poker Europe Main Event Champion Alexandros Kolonias.
Artur Martirosian busts in 12th, Juan “malakastyle” Pardo in 4th
Artur Martirosian, who has taken the High Roller scene by storm by winning two SCOOP titles, just came short of making another big final table by finishing in 12th place.
Spanish online crusher Juan “malakastyle” Pardo added another massive score by finishing 4th for $430,022.47 to his very impressive results.
“schimmelgodx” is the first-ever WSOP Online Super Circuit Main Event Champion
The title once again went to Germany though as “schimmelgodx” beat “Bireux” from Canada Heads-Up to take down the presigious title of first-ever WSOPC Main Event Champion together with a life-changing $1,271,218 cash.
But this was not all, as he also received the coveted WSOP Circuit Main Event ring plus a free entry to the live WSOP Global Casino Championship.
WSOP Super Circuit Online Series Main Event
WSOPC PLO Main Event one of the biggest prized Pot-Limit Omaha tournaments ever held
The second big highlight of the Super Sunday was the $1,000,000 GTD PLO Main Event, which turned out to be one of the biggest prized Pot-Limit Omaha online tournaments ever held.
A staggering 2,627 entries more than 2.5 x the Guarantee and created a massive $2,508,000 prize pool.
The top 368 spots were paid and online crushers Isaac Baron, Pascal Lefrancois, Kahle Burns, Sergi Reixach, Ami Barer, Pascal Hartmann, Mike Watson and Mikhail Semin all made it to the money.
Poker superstars Fedor Holz, Andras “probirs” Nemeth and Joao “Naza114” Vieira all busted just shy of the final table.
The Day of the Canadians
It was the day of the Canadians, who brought five players into the Top 7 and four of them were among the top six finishers!
When “jellopy77” from Canada busted in 3rd place for $187,463.46, we were Heads-Up for the whopping $362,618.93 first brize.
The battle between “Love2Spew” from Mexico and “rubbherducky” didn’t last long as the latter had a massive chiplead and never looked back
His victory was rewarded with a juicy payday of $362,618.93, while runner-up “Love2Spew” still got a whopping $260,724.65 for 2nd place.