The next WSOP tournament has completed it was a double-stack tournament with a buy-in of $ 1,000. The victory in it was celebrated by professional poker player Joseph Cheong. 6214 players participated in the tournament, and the first place prize was $ 687,782. Most of the time, Cheong had an impressive stack. The final day he started with a stack of 100bb. He also knocked out four players at the final table. This is the first gold bracelet for Joseph Cheong. As part of the WSOP tournaments, he hit the prizes about 40 times, and his prizes are now more than $ 6,300,000.
“I have been playing poker for so long that it was just an ordinary working day. My friends and I drank a bottle of wine, I went to bed very late. That was my training. ”
In the final heads-up, he was confronted by David Ivers. Both players throughout the tournament showed their best game and were alternately chipleader of the tournament. Cheong started heads-up with a 3 to 1 chip advantage. In the decisive hand Ivers, having 15bb on the stack, pushed A3 preflop and lost to KJ.
1st: Joseph Cheong, $687,772
2nd: David Ivers, $424,791
3rd: Zinan Xu, $314,876
4th: Andrea Buonocore, $235,099
5th: Arianna Son, $176,820
6th: Ido Ashkenazi, $133,970
7th: David Guay, $102,258
8th: Ivan Deyra, $78,638
9th: Brock Wilson, $60,930