Tournaments & Funds Game titles
David Peters is unstoppable, and proved it once once again Monday at the US Poker Open $25,000 No-Restrict Hold’em last table. The globe-class poker champ defeat out a industry of 69 entrants, and claimed the $465,750 prize. In the course of action, he leapfrogged Ali Imsirovic for the 2021 USPO series lead with only just one function remaining.
On Sunday, the Ohio native caught Imsirovic bluffing heads-up in Function #10, $10,000 No-Restrict Hold’em to earn the tournament for $124,200. At the last desk in Celebration #11, on Monday afternoon at the PokerGO Studio in Las Vegas, he had to grind out a acquire.
With five gamers remaining, he risked his final 1.8 million chips with A-Q versus Vanessa Kade’s pocket 10’s. Right on cue, the 2019 US Poker Open winner did what he does most effective — gained a race. The board ran out J-9-A-4-3, best pair and a double-up for Peters. Kade, the only woman thus significantly to get to a 2021 USPO closing desk, went from chip chief to a single of the smaller stacks. She inevitably busted in fifth position for $138,000, a lot less than 10% of her $1.5 million earn in the March Sunday Million Main Celebration.
Champ Bounces Back again
Following that hand, it was nearly anything but easy-sailing for Peters. He picked the improper time to put Ivan Zufic, who experienced raised to 200,000 with pocket kings, all-in for 2.95 million. Peters held pocket 6’s in the hand and received no enable from the runout of 3-2-5-8-J, and missing more than half his stack.
But as he’s accomplished so several occasions in his brilliant poker career, he battled again and would inevitably get the most effective of Zufic, who was the eventual runner-up, very good for $345,000. The champion took home $465,750 for his 3rd US Poker Open title of the sequence. He acquired 279 sequence factors, bringing the back-to-back champ to 646 total, properly out in front of Imsirovic, who is in second put with 483. Dan Shak, who took 3rd location in the $25k on Monday for $224,250, is also in third position in the USPO standings (371 details).
David Peters 2021 US Poker Open Titles
- Celebration #7: $10,000 No-Restrict Hold’em ($217,800)
- Occasion #10: $10,000 Quick Deck ($124,200)
- Event #11: $25,000 No-Limit Hold’em ($465,750)
Monday also marked the commence of the two-working day, $50,000 No-Restrict Hold’em series finale. Peters won’t be heading back again-to-back-to-again as he busted in 13th spot out of 42, properly shy of the money. At the time of publishing, Sean Wintertime held the chip guide, with Stephen Chidwick and Jason Koon right guiding him.
The ultimate table will consider area beginning at 1 pm PT on the PokerGO application. Six players will dollars, with 1st location having home $756,000.