Ioannis Angelou Konstas took his seat at the GG On-line Championship model of the $10,300 Mountainous MILLION$ at GGPoker with the shortest stack. His 1,853,092 chips had been the an identical of 18.5 tall blinds, however he managed to no longer only no longer enact ninth however drag all of the advance and turn out to be a Mountainous MILLION$ champion for the first time.
Konstas’ impressive comeback and victory came with a $735,448 payday. Let us sight how the final table circulate went down.
116-H: $10,300 Mountainous MILLION$ HR Championship Closing Desk Results
|3||Lev “LevMeAlone” Gottlieb||Mexico||$437,300|
|4||Rafael “BruxoR10” Caiaffa||Brazil||$337,204|
|6||Daniel “Tourmination” Petersen||Austria||$200,502|
|9||Eder “BlueMoon” Campana||Brazil||$91,931|
It took the one section of an hour for the first player to bust, and Eder “BlueMoon” Campana became as soon as that heart-broken player. The circulate folded to Lev “LevMeAlone” Gottlieb within the cutoff and he moved all-in for 13.5 tall blinds efficient. Campana known as off his eight tall blind stack on the button, and each blinds folded. Gottlieb flipped over queen-six, with Campana displaying ace-ten of diamonds. A six and a queen landed on the flop, and one other queen looked on the flip. Campana bowed out in ninth for $91,931.
Joao Vieira‘s wait for a Mountainous MILLION$ title continues because he became as soon as the eighth area finisher. The blinds had been 70,000/140000/17,500a, when Francisco Benitez opened to 420,000 in slack area with ace-king. Cleave Maimone jammed for 5,475,347 from the cutoff additionally with ace-king, only for Vieira to call off his 4,941,014 stack on the button with ace-queen. Benitez known as off the 60,306 chips he had within the support of. Vieira couldn’t procure any of his outs and crashed out in eighth for $119,219.
Benitez became as soon as unsurprisingly the following player eliminated because he only had six tall blinds even after doubling within the Vieira bust-out hand. Benitez raised to four tall blinds below the gun, leaving himself a solitary tall blind and an ante within the support of. Benjamin Rolle known as on the button, only for Konstas to squeeze all-in for a colour below nine tall blinds. Benitez known as, as did Rolle. It became as soon as ace-nine for Benitez, who became as soon as in a world of pains in opposition to Rolle’s ace-king and the pocket queens of Konstas. The queen held, Konstas nearly tripled up, and Benitez walked off with the $154,608 seventh-area prize.
The final six grew to turn out to be five on the hand after Benitez’ demise. Rafael “BruxoR10” Caiaffa min-raised to 320,000 below the gun with king-queen, Daniel “Tourmination” Petersen responded with 960,000 three-wager with ace-jack, which became as soon as in actuality all in because it left Petersen with only 700,078 chips. Gottlieb known as on the button with ace-king, and Caiaffa folded. The remainder of Petersen’s micro stack went in on an eight-excessive flop, and Gottlieb known as. No attend arrived for Petersen and he had to compose enact with a $200,502 payout.
Rolle became as soon as third in chips going into five-handed play however he became as soon as the following player out of the door. Rolle lost all however a handful of chips when his ace-nine lost to Maimone’s queen-eight courtesy of the board four-flushing. He then committed his final 1.5 tall blinds with seven-six and lost to Gottlieb’s ace-ten. $260,020 made its advance to Rolle’s account.
Gottlieb then added to his chip lead by claiming the stack of Brazilian Caiaffa. From the shrimp blind, Caiaffa open-shoved for nine tall blinds with pocket sixes, and Gottlieb known as with king-ten. A king on the flip sent Caiffa dwelling with $337,204 to assert for his efforts.
Heads-up became as soon as area when Gottlieb went from hero to zero within the dwelling of some hands. First, he lost a chunk of his tournament-leading stack when his ace-nine lost to Maimone’s ace-king, which set Gottlieb down to lower than 20 tall blinds. He then dropped to 2 blind blinds, which went into the center with jack-three. Konstas sent Gottlieb to the rail after making a coronary heart flush. Gottlieb quiet $437,300.
The chip stacks had been somewhat even going into heads-up however the gamers had to play out the tournament because deal making is no longer permitted within the Mountainous MILLION$! All the pieces looked to drag Konstas’ advance, as became as soon as evident by the final hand. Maimone min-raised to 1,200,000 with king-queen sooner than making the call for the 8,086,995 chips he had within the support of when Konstas pushed all-in with ace-jack. A nine-excessive board resigned Maimone to the $567,108 2d-area prize and left Konstas to win his first Mountainous MILLION$ and a $735,448 payday.