(31.10.2019) Chin Wei Lim Wins WSOPE High Roller tournament.

31.10.2019
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The second-biggest buy-in event of the World Series of Poker Europe attracted 34 unique players for a total of 72 entries. Chin Wei Lim wins his first golden braselet WSOPE and  € 2 172 104. This is biggest live cash since he took second place in the €250,000 super-high roller tournament just a few days ago, losing to James Chen (€1,757,857).

Чин Вэй Лим

“To be honest, it feels pretty weird. I am just used to losing, and losing, and losing. And then, I’m just pretty lucky on this trip. I can’t complain. The field was hard in the €250,000 and to be able to finish second, I really can’t complain, even though I didn’t win it, it gave me a good confidence boost.“

“Today everything went my way. I was running good I think — a lot of these guys are better than me. It was smooth sailing, no tough spots. I came into the day fourth in chips and we were all pretty deep. I thought it would be a long day but apparently, we only played for six hours. So that was quite surprising.”

High Roller Final Table Results

Place Player Country Prize (EUR) Prize (USD)
1 Chin Wei Lim Malaysia €2,172,104 $ 2,395,244
2 Jean-Noel Thorel France €1,342,459 $ 1,480,370
3 Anatoly Filatov Russian Federation €907,301 $ 1,000,508
4 Christoph Vogelsang Germany €633,336 $698,399
5 Matthias Eibinger Austria €457,107 $504,066
6 Ole Schemion Germany €341,510 $376,593
7 Danny Tang Hong Kong €264,440 $291,606
8 Phil Ivey United States €212,504 $234,335
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