Sung Joo Hyun triumphed during the last dining table of this World Poker Tour DeepStacks Venetian Main Event to snatch the winnings, with first-place reward cash of $208,335, despite staying at the underside 50 % of the table that is final. This win ups his lifetime live tournament earnings record to over half a million dollars, specifically $699,320.
The South Korean WSOP Bracelet winner defeated a field of 812 entries in the $1,600 buy-in hold that is no-limit main event, which occurred at the Venetian Resort, vegas. He won their World Series that is first of gold bracelet slightly over a year ago, in a $500 buy-in WSOP online event with 2,307 entries. He was walked and victorious away with reward money of $161,898.
He additionally had been granted 912 Card Player Player of the season points while the champion with this occasion, that will have him put during the position that is seventh the 2021 Player of the Year race table. The guaranteed prize pool of the 2021 WPT deepStacks Main that is venetian Event had been pegged at $500,000, had been doubled as a result of amount of entries. The assured prize pool became $1,161,160 and had been doled away to the utmost effective 102 finishers.
Sung Joo Hyun had 1.625 million potato chips starting the eight-handed table that is final which was way off Wayne Harmon’s 8.2 million chips, with only two players having fewer chips than Hyun. Hyun became a contender for the championship when he grew his chip to 8.725 million, having wiped out Curtis Powell in sixth place. Curtis exited with prize money of $41,765.
The chip leader, Harmon, was almost crippled by Hyun later into the game. Hyun had bet 3.375 million, and Harmon called, with Hyun winning the pot that is massive a better flush. Harmon expanded their stack right back up and completed at 3rd destination with a $93,280 reward money.
When asked about Harmon, Hyun to his game had this to say.
We have a history because last night he was sitting next to me and bluffing almost every single pot and tabling the cards. There was something going on because I knew he was going to hero call me a lot between us, so instead of value betting small or checking, I overbet every single spot when I had value. That has been my strategy it worked out.
Into the heads-up play with Roman Shainuik, Hyun had 13.310 million chips, and Shainiuk had 11.050 million against him, and. This did not last for long as Hyun rapidly increased the gap and came out victorious. Roman Shainuik walked away with prize money of $144,480.
Hyun, on what it means it was all a dream come true though everyone hopes to win for him to win the World Poker Tour DeepStacks Venetian Main Event said. He reported as he would like that he had always told his friends he was going to win but has not been able to as often. He revealed that this was his first live tournament win, and as such, it feels so special for him even more than the prize money does.
The Final Table Result of the 2021 World Poker Tour DeepStacks Venetian Main Event
S/N | Name | Prize
1. | Sung Joo Hyun | $208,335
2. | Roman Shainiuk | $144,480
3. | Wayne Harmon | $93,280
4. | Chris Doan | $69,025
5. | Dylan Wilkerson | $52,580
6. | Curtis Powell | $41,765
7. | Joris Springael | $34,560
8. | Iris Angeleri | $* that is 27,495(