Antimony, Nemetz, and Spasov Among Recent Wynn Summer Classic Winners

2023 Wynn Summer Classic Winners

The 2023 Wynn Summer Classic runs May 25 - July 19 and features 48 events offering a total of $28 million in guaranteed prize pools at Wynn Las Vegas.

The six-week festival will culminate with events such as the $10,500 buy-in World Poker Tour (WPT) Everyone for One Drop featuring a $10 million guarantee and the $111,000 buy-in WPT Alpha 8 for One Drop.

Among those to claim titles recently were Roman Rogovskyi ($1,600 NLH $1M GTD for $338,105) and Roussos Koliakoudakis ($3,000 PLO Progressive Bounty $200K GTD for $139,773), as well as Chance Kornuth and James Calderaro.

Here’s a look at some other notable recent winners of the Wynn Summer Classic.

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Anna Antimony Wins Wynn Ladies Event

Anna Antimony
Anna Antimony

On July 3, the $550 Ladies NLH $50K GTD event attracted 373 runners competing for a piece of a $179,040 prize pool paid to the top 39 places.

Anna Antimony was the last woman standing to claim the title and $40,540 after defeating England’s Deborah Worley-Roberts in heads-up play.

Others who cashed in the event include Catherine Dever (10th - $3,276), Maureen Bloechlinger (13th - $2,807), Kristen Deardorff (25th - $1,484), and Kathy Liebert (38th - $1,191).

$550 Ladies NLH $50K GTD Final Table Results

1Anna AntimonyFort Lee, NJ$40,540
2Deborah Worley-RobertsUnited Kingdom$25,961
3Jenny DingLas Vegas, NV$17,313
4Chien WangChina$12,130
5Helia Mahroun-ArzakerinStorrs, CT$8,934
6Sixin TangLynnwood, WA$6,911
7Xiaoqiong LiuFlorham Park, NJ$5,550
8Caroline McKeeverIreland$4,601
9Chen-Wen LeeWaco, TX$3,867

Austria’s Stefan Nemetz Claims Lion’s Share of $7M+ Prize Pool

Stefan Nemetz
Stefan Nemetz

The $3,500 NLH $4M GTD featured three starting flights, and 2,231 players flocked to the felt to generate a massive prize pool of $7,105,735.

At the end of it all, Austria’s Stefan Nemetz claimed the Wynn trophy and $720,639 following a three-way chop with Ruman Meman (2nd - $700,000) and Brian Luo (3rd - $681,452).

Nemetz’s previous biggest live cash was $73,795 for a ninth-place finish in a WPT Venetian event in 2021, and he bested that by nearly ten times with this victory.

Others among the 233 players to finish in the money were Roman Hrabec (17th - $53,661), Michael Rossitto (40th - $29,239), James Romero (69th - $20,855), Hossein Ensan (81st - $17,080), Stephen Chidwick (166th - $9,800), and Bryan Piccioli (204th - $8,050).

$3,500 NLH $4M GTD Final Table Results

1Stefan NemetzAustria$720,639
2Ruman MemanCrestview, FL$700,000
3Brian LuoMadison, WI$681,452
4Nicholas SewardHenderson, NV$320,631
5Romans VoitovsLatvia$230,387
6Alan ZhengAustralia$175,392
7David PhamHouston, TX$145,562
8James BoeveyUnited Kingdom$120,190
9Franco SpitaleArgentina$100,733

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Simeon Spasov Takes Down $1,100 NLH $200K GTD

Simeon Spasov
Simeon Spasov

The $1,100 NLH $200K GTD on July 3 attracted 664 entries to create a prize pool of $650,720 paid to the top 71 finishers.

Bulgaria’s Simeon Spasov took the trophy and the top prize of $96,936 following a three-way deal with Ankit Wadhawan (2nd - $81,904) and Michael Graffeo (3rd - $80,145).

This was Spasov’s first victory since he won his first WSOP bracelet last year in Event #49 $2,000 NLH for $527,944 when he defeated Mike Watson in heads-up play.

Others who cashed in this event but fell short of the final table include Mark Rose (13th - $9,079), Arie Kliper (37th - $3,482), Patrick Truong (42nd - $3,482), James Romero (54th - $2,691), and Marton Czuczor (71st - $2,447).

$1,100 NLH $200K GTD Final Table Results

1Simeon SpasovBulgaria$96,936
2Ankit WadhawanIndia$81,904
3Michael GraffeoFt. Lauderdale, FL$80,145
4Radoslav StoyanovBulgaria$38,653
5Matthew AquinoCanada$28,567
6Thomas HallUnited Kingdom$22,124
7Leonard HerrmannAustria$17,767
8Mark KirkpatrickUnited Kingdom$14,732
9Kenny HuynhErial, NJ$12,404

2023 Wynn Summer Classic Winners Thus Far

Wynn Poker
DateTournamentEntriesPrize PoolWinnerHometownPrize
5/25-5/26$1,100 H.O.R.S.E $50K GTD142$137,740Joseph WeinbergerLas Vegas, NV$38,543
5/26-5/27$1,100 Limit Omaha 8 $50K GTD130$126,100Ari EngelDel Ray Beach, FL$33,701
5/27-5/28$1,100 Limit Omaha 8/Stud 8 $50K GTD125$121,250David LeviLas Vegas, NV$26,259
5/28-5/29$2,200 H.O.R.S.E. $100K GTD70$140,000John CernutoLas Vegas, NV$36,500
5/29$400 NLH $40K GTD531$180,540Chunyu YangJersey City, NJ$36,924
5/29-5/30$3,000 8 Game Mix $150K GTD46$150,000Leonard AugustLas Vegas, NV$63,000
5/30$600 2-7 Triple Draw $30K GTD142$73,130Thor MorstolNorway$16,117
5/30-6/1$600 NLH $200K GTD801$412,515Garen ZobianLas Vegas, NV$75,494
6/1$500 Seniors NLH $100K GTD487$233,760Edward HansenSanta Ana, CA$24,287
6/2$550 NLH $100K GTD630$302,400Riley StahleyWoodbury, MN$38,969
6/3$550 $5K Milestone Survivor $50K GTD334$160,32032 WinnersN/A$5,000
6/3$550 NLH $100K GTD705$338,400Carlos CaldasStaten Island, NY$55,146
6/8$3,000 NLH 6-Max $200K GTD319$877,250Yulian BogdanovBulgaria$205,116
6/4-6/9$1,100 NLH $1.5M GTD3,737$3,624,890Brandon MitchellCasa Grande, AZ$327,817
6/9$1,100 5 Card PLO $100K GTD356$350,840Ravee SundaraHouston, TX$68,009
6/10$1,100 NLH $200K GTD516$505,680Vincas TamasauskasLithuania$104,528
6/10$1,100 NLH Turbo $100K GTD217$212,660Paolo CarinciCanada$46,407
6/11$1,100 PLO $200K GTD391$383,180Uri KadoshFt. Lauderdale, FL$59,585
6/11$1,100 NLH Turbo $100K GTD182$178,360Basil HouraniWichita, KS$49,339
6/15$550 NLH $100K GTD661$317,280Ryan AwwadSacramento, CA$60,124
6/12-6/16$1,600 NLH $2M GTD2,168$3,121,920Anthony HailNorth Franklin, CT$300,000
6/16$1,100 NLH $200K GTD389$381,220Chad LiptonMiami, FL$86,319
6/16$1,100 NLH Turbo $100K GTD180$176,400Sonny FrancoFrance$48,794
6/17$1,100 NLH $200K GTD357$349,860Emanuel FernandezArgentina$74,947
6/17$1,100 NLH Turbo $100K GTD189$185,220Juan Vecino DuenasSpain$51,235
6/18-6/19$1,100 NLH Seniors Championship $250K GTD705$683,850Chiori GannonLas Vegas, NV$129,588
6/19-6/20$5,000 Seniors High Roller $250K GTD155$728,500James CalderaroVenice, FL$211,666
6/19-6/23$2,200 Mystery Bounty $2.5M GTD3,006$6,012,000Chance KornuthLas Vegas, NV$537,322
6/23$3,000 PLO Progressive Bounty $200K GTD452$791,000Roussos KoliakoudakisLas Vegas, NV$139,773
6/24$1,100 NLH $200K GTD652$638,960Michael Suggs Jr.Carmel, IN$94,726
6/24$1,100 NLH Turbo $100K GTD245$240,100Itai LevyIsrael$38,981
6/25-6/27$1,600 NLH $1M GTD1,637$2,357,280Roman RogovskyiUkraine$338,105
6/27-7/1$3,500 NLH $4M GTD2,231$7,105,735Stefan NemetzAustria$720,639
7/1$1,100 NLH $200K GTD727$712,460Sean McNultyBermuda$74,962
7/1$1,100 NLH Turbo $100K GTD356$350,840Hagai ZisserIsrael$65,160
7/2$1,100 NLH $200K GTD726$711,480Lyudmil IvanovBulgaria$130,109
7/2$1,100 NLH Turbo $100K GTD488$478,240Yannick CapocettiArgentina$98,859
7/3$550 Ladies NLH $50K GTD373$179,040Anna AntimonyFort Lee, NJ$40,540
7/3$1,100 NLH $200K GTD664$650,720Simeon SpasovBulgaria$96,936
7/3$1,100 NLH Turbo $100K GTD485$475,300Dan LarsenDenmark$98,248
7/4$1,100 NLH $200K GTD835$818,300Kenneth MapoyLas Vegas, NV$102,517
  • The 2023 @WynnPoker Summer Classic kicked off on May 25 and is slated to run through July 19.

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