Caio Pessagno Clinches WPT500 Knockout Title ($102,704)
Caio Pessagno is the 2021 WPT On-line Collection WPT500 Knockout champion! The proficient Brazilian got here out on high of a 2,054-strong discipline to assert a prize value $102,704 with bounties included.
WPT #08 WPT500 Knockout Closing Desk Outcomes
|5||Sebastian Hoyes Villegas||Mexico||$17,816||$4,091||$21,908|
|7||Charles La Boissonniere||Canada||$9,796||$3,972||$13,769|
The ultimate desk kicked off at 7:05 p.m. BST on Might 26 with 9 gamers within the hunt for the title. Little did the finalists know on the restart that Girl Luck was not a fan of sturdy fingers, the merciless mistress would crack some powerhouse holdings.
Jerry Wong was the primary participant to find this. Charles La Boissonniere opened with a elevate to five,400,000 on the 1,250,000/2,500,000/315,000a degree, chip chief Yulian Bogdanov three-bet to fifteen,125,000, just for Wong to four-bet jam for 33,011,309. Solely Bogdanov referred to as. It was the very sturdy for Wong, however the for Bogdanov. The kings held, and the ultimate desk misplaced its first participant.
Kovalski Runs Kings Into Aces
Fabiano Kovalski suffered an analogous destiny in that he discovered a super-strong hand that seemed virtually sure to double his stack. Kovalski received his chips into the center with solely to run straight into the of Pessagno. The 5 group playing cards supplied no drama, and Kovalski bowed out.
Aces had been then cracked to cut back the participant rely additional. La Boissonniere received his stack into the center of the felt with with the board studying . Manfred Hermann held and spiked the flush-completing on the river.
The of Michiel Brummelhuis proved no match for the of Bogdanov quickly after La Boissonniere’s demise. Brummelhuis three-bet Bogdanov’s preflop elevate earlier than open-shoving for 76,869,147 right into a 63,480,000 pot on the flop. Bogdanov referred to as along with his two pair, which held because the flip and river bricked.
Kings No Good For Villegas
Amazingly, the run of massive fingers being ineffective continued when Mexico-based Sebastian Hoyos Villegas discovered within the gap. Villegas was down a shade over ten massive blinds when he seemed down at kings. He jammed all-in from beneath the gun, and Bogdanov referred to as from the massive blind with . Bogdanov flopped two pair because the 5 group playing cards fell .
Fourth place went to Diogo Coelho who couldn’t crack the nines of Hermann. Hermann raised 2.5 instances the massive blind with and referred to as when Coelho ripped it in for 20 massive blinds from the massive blind with . Hermann flopped a set on the board.
Heads-up was set when Hermann’s pair of nines held in a serious coinflip. Pessagno opened the preflop betting with , Bogdanov three-bet with earlier than calling off the remainder of his stack when Hermann four-bet jammed with . Bogdanov had a plethora of outs on the flip of the board however none of them got here in.
Pessagno went into the one-on-one battle with Hermann holding a 604,049,738 to 418,864,613 chip lead, and he by no means fell behind. The ultimate hand noticed Hermann elevate to 17,600,000 with , and Pessagno name from the massive blind with . Pessagno check-called a 11,160,000 continuation wager on the flop, and a 44,000,000 wager on the flip. Pessagno expertly checked once more on the river, resulting in Hermann committing all however 5 of his chips as a bluff. These chips and the ultimate pot of the night went to Pessagno when he raised all-in.