2020 WSOP.com Bracelet Events partypoker High Roller Club
$100,000 GTD Main Event
Days:
1

Event Info

Prize Pool $126,290
Players 346
$100,000 GTD Main Event
Day 1 Completed

"TheKing411" Wins 2020 Borgata Spring Poker Open Online Series Main Event ($28,604.70)

HillKerby
"TheKing411" WIns Main Event for $28,604.70
"TheKing411" WIns Main Event for $28,604.70

The $400 buy-in 2020 Borgata Spring Poker Open Online Series $100,000 GTD Main Event saw 346 entries generate a total prize pool of $126,290, and "TheKing411" reigned supreme above all to earn a prize of $28,604.70 for their efforts.

"TheKing411" took a commanding chip lead to the final table after bursting the final table bubble when their pocket kings knocked out "misterkk" in an all-in preflop situation against pocket tens. From there, they never looked back, earning four knockouts and meeting virtually no resistance on the trail to the title.

Main Event Final Table Results

PlacePlayerPrize
1"TheKing411$28,604.70
2"Rennan23"$20,206.40
3"Bluehaven"$13,639.32
4"rumpthumper"$10,103.20
5"deerpathdave"$7,577.40
6"IReadYrSoul"$6,061.92
7"m23style"$4,672.73
8"sri50k"$3,283.54
9"DaCoolerKing"$2,399.51

The Main Event attracted a full spectrum of familiar names, headlined by BorgataPoker.com Sponsored Pros Daniel "leinad" Buzgon and Michael "Gags30" Gagliano. Others seen in the field included Ari "spinach_kale" Engel, Jonathan "jetsfan411" Borenstein, and Ryan "TheSims" Hohner (34th place - $757.74).

In total, 36 players made it into the money, a feat which was reached one hour after the four-and-a-half-hour late registration period closed. The field was halved to 18 after another hour of play, and that number dropped to 10 shortly thereafter.

Play then lasted for nearly two full levels on the final table bubble before "TheKing411" claimed the chip lead when 10 turned to nine. "DaCoolerKing" and sri50k were the first two to exit, and seven-handed play went on for another two levels after that.

However, the rapid-fire eliminations of mj23style, IReadYrSoul, deerpathdave, rumpthumper, and Bluehaven within a level-and-a-half of each other quickly brought the tournament to heads-up play, where "TheKing411" made quick work of "Rennan23," winning the tournament in less than one level of play.

"Rennan23" Eliminated in 2nd Place ($20,206.40)

HillKerby
"Rennan23" Eliminated in 2nd Place
"Rennan23" Eliminated in 2nd Place

In Level 39 With Blinds of 100,000/200,000 and an ante of 25,000, "TheKing411" raised to 400,000 on the button and was three-bet to 1.2 million by "Rennan23" in the big blind. "TheKing411" called.

The flop fell {j-Hearts}{8-Hearts}{4-Clubs} and both players checked. The turn came {8-Diamonds} and "Rennan23" checked again. "TheKing411" put out a bet and "Rennan23" check-raised all in. "TheKing411" immediately called.

"Rennan23": {k-Spades}{q-Clubs}
"TheKing411": {a-Spades}{8-Clubs}

"Rennan23" was drawing dead to the trips of "TheKing411" and hit a consolation {k-Hearts} on the river to finish with the second-best hand and take second place in the tournament, good for a payday of $20,206.40.

"rumpthumper" Eliminated in 4th Place ($10,103.20); Bluehaven Eliminated in 3rd Place ($13,639.32)

HillKerby
"rumpthumper Eliminated in 4th Place
"rumpthumper Eliminated in 4th Place

Hand #1: In Level 38 with blinds of 90,000/180,000, "rumpthumper" opened to 450,000 in the cutoff and was called by "Rennan23," defending their big blind.

Both players checked the flop {5-Diamonds}{9-Spades}{6-Diamonds} and the turn came {8-Spades}. "Rennan23" bet 540,000 and "rumpthumper" called.

The river fell {a-Spades} and "Rennan23" made a bet of 1.1 million, large enough to put "rumpthumper" all in, who called.

"rumpthumper": {a-Hearts}{7-Diamonds}
"Rennan23": {q-Spades}{4-Spades}

"rumpthumper's" turned straight became second best to "Rennan23's" rivered flush and they became the fourth-place finisher.

Hand #2: Two hands later, "Rennan23" opened on the button and was three-bet by "Bluehaven," who was in the big blind.

The flop came {3-Hearts}{8-Hearts}{q-Diamonds} and "Bluehaven" went all in for 6 million, roughly twice the size of the pot. "Rennan23" called.

"Bluehaven": {a-Hearts}{k-Clubs}
"Rennan23": {a-Spades}{q-Clubs}

"Bluehaven" found themselves in trouble for their tournament life, needing to hit either one of the three remaining kings or running hearts or Broadway cards. The turn {4-Clubs} removed the backdoor outs, leaving them just one shot left at staying alive. It did not come, as the river dropped {4-Diamonds} and the pot was shipped to "Rennan23".

Heads-up Play has now begun, and starting chip counts for the match have been provided below.

TheKing411 18,828,736 -337,500
Rennan23 15,771,264 12,207,149
rumpthumper Busted
Bluehaven Busted

Sign Up for Borgata Poker Today!

HillKerby
BorgataPoker.com
BorgataPoker.com

Are you a New Jersey resident interested in playing online poker? Planning a visit to the Garden State and want to check it out? If so, PokerNews has a great deal for you with BorgataPoker.com.

New customers who sign up will receive a 100% deposit match up to $600, plus $20 on the house!

It's easy to get started:

  • Sign Up — Register an account with Borgata Poker
  • Download — Get the app on iOS or Android to start playing
  • Deposit — Make your first deposit and we'll match it up to $600

Click here to sign up for BorgataPoker.com!

"deerpathdave" Eliminated in 5th Place ($7,577.40)

HillKerby
"deerpathdave" Eliminated in 5th Place
"deerpathdave" Eliminated in 5th Place

In Level 38 with blinds of 90,000/180,000 and an ante of 22,500, action folded around to "deerpathdave" in the small blind, who shoved all in and was immediately called by "TheKing411" in the big blind.

"deerpathdave": {k-Hearts}{10-Hearts}
"TheKing411": {k-Diamonds}{k-Spades}

"deerpathdave" was drawing dead after the flop came {k-Clubs}{6-Spades}{6-Diamonds} to give "TheKing411" a full house. The turn came {a-Spades} and the river fell {a-Hearts} behind it to complete the runout and "deerpathdave" earned a payday of $7,577.40 for their efforts.

TheKing411 19,166,236 2,119,663
deerpathdave Busted

"IReadYrSoul" Elimianted in 6th Place ($6,061.92)

HillKerby
"IReadYrSoul" Eliminated in 6th Place
"IReadYrSoul" Eliminated in 6th Place

In Level 38 with blinds of 90,000/180,000 and an ante of 22,500, "TheKing411) opened to 360,000 in the cutoff and "IReadYrSoul" three-bet all in for 3 million in the big blind. "TheKing411" immediately called.

"IReadYrSoul": {4-Spades}{4-Diamonds}
"TheKing411": {a-Spades}{a-Diamonds}

An ace on the flop all {q-Spades}{a-Clubs}{6-Spades} but sealed the deal and the turn {3-Hearts} left "IReadYrSoul" drawing dead to the river {q-Clubs} to finish the tournament in sixth place.

TheKing411 17,046,573 2,604,250
IReadYrSoul Busted

"TheKing411" Hits 10 Million

HillKerby
"TheKing411" Reaches 10 Million
"TheKing411" Reaches 10 Million

In Level 27 with blinds of 80,000/160,000 and an ante of 20,000, "TheKing411" raised to 320,000 under the gun and action folded around to "deerpathdave," who defended their big blind.

The flop came {7-Clubs}{10-Clubs}{4-Hearts} and "deerpathdave" checked. "TheKing411" made a continuation-bet of 240,000 and "deerpathdave" check-raised to 910,000. "TheKing411" thought for a moment and called.

The turn was {k-Diamonds} and "deerpathdave" checked. "TheKing411" went into the tank, using most of their time bank before making a bet of 720,000. "deerpathdave" folded and "TheKing411" took down the pot, further extending their chip lead and bringing their stack over 10 million, becoming the first player in the tournament to do so.

TheKing411 10,545,204 785,000
deerpathdave 2,679,663 -1,607,500