2021 World Series of Poker Europe 888poker WPTDS London Online
EPT Online 01: $1,050 NLHE [Arena Championship]
Days:
1234
EPT Online 01: $1,050 NLHE [Arena Championship]
Day 3 Completed

Daniel “Kihlström” Kihlström Leads Way to Final Table

elron66 • Level 44: 500,000-1,000,000, 125,000 ante
Event 01 Final Table
Event 01 Final Table

The final table is now set for EPT Online 01: $1,050 NLHE [Arena Championship] and Swedish player Daniel “Kihlström” Kihlström is taking the biggest stack into the final day. He bagged up an amazing 170,012,665, nearly twice as many chips as the next biggest stack and will start the final table in the best position to win the $256,769 top prize.

Three other players have between 70M and 90M, including Jeiko "JEIK0" Palma with just over 74M. Among the other players to reach the final day are Guilherme "Guizãoo_" Carmo and Audrius "Stakelis24" Stakelis. Here's a look at the final table stacks and seating assignments.

The Final Table

SeatPlayerCountryChips
1smoothiegCanada21,534,557
2ImTheNuts1Poland59,889,077
3Jeiko "JEIK0" PalmaPanama74,096,435
4Daniel “Kihlström” KihlströmSweden170,012,665
5Guilherme "Guizãoo_" CarmoBrazil44,202,079
6Andrey "drupa-lucker" ChernokozRussian Federation39,268,132
7Gustavo “MachadinhaRS” RochaBrazil71,347,493
8Audrius "Stakelis24" StakelisLithuania38,905,165
9DON JOHANNorway87,244,397

The Day's Action

They got underway today at 1:05 p.m. eastern time with 71 players left in EPT Online 01: $1,050 NLHE [Arena Championship], and about seven hours later, the final nine players were set to continue on Day 4 on Thursday.

Daan Mulders
Daan Mulders

Fabio Luiz "FLBonatto" Bonatto came into Day 3 with the biggest stack, and he managed to parlay it into a pretty deep run. He ultimately ran into a bigger ace to bust in 20th place for $10,335. Daan "DaanOss" Mulders also booked a $10,335 cash for 22nd place, but Julien "Stroposoz" Achard-Stropoli made it all the way to 10th place before bubbling the final day for a score of $16,954.

The final nine players will now take a break tomorrow, and return on Thursday at 1:05 p.m. eastern to finish it out. PokerNews will be there following all the final table action on Thursday, as well as all the action in Events 06, 08, and 09 tomorrow.

Final Table Stacks

elron66 • Level 44: 500,000-1,000,000, 125,000 ante
Daniel “Kihlström” Kihlström SE
Daniel “Kihlström” Kihlström
SE 170,012,665 -4,425,000
DON JOHAN NO
DON JOHAN
NO 87,244,397 26,740,000
Jeiko "JEIK0" Palma PA
Jeiko "JEIK0" Palma
PA 74,096,435
Gustavo “MachadinhaRS” Rocha BR
Gustavo “MachadinhaRS” Rocha
BR 71,347,493 13,320,000
ImTheNuts1 pl
ImTheNuts1
pl 59,889,077
Guilherme "Guizãoo_" Carmo br
Guilherme "Guizãoo_" Carmo
br 44,202,079 -14,355,000
Andrey "drupa-lucker" Chernokoz ru
Andrey "drupa-lucker" Chernokoz
ru 39,268,132 -31,030,000
Audrius "Stakelis24" Stakelis lt
Audrius "Stakelis24" Stakelis
lt 38,905,165 5,325,000
smoothieg ca
smoothieg
ca 21,534,557 13,692,000

Julien "Stroposoz" Achard-Stropoli Bubbles Final Table

elron66 • Level 44: 500,000-1,000,000, 125,000 ante
Julien "Stroposoz" Achard-Stropoli Bubbles Final Table
Julien "Stroposoz" Achard-Stropoli Bubbles Final Table

Jeiko "JEIK0" Palma raised the cutoff to 2M, and "ImTheNuts1" called from the button before Julien "Stroposoz" Achard-Stropoli shoved the big blind for 26,376,599. Palma got out of the way, but "ImTheNuts1" tank-called with the biggest stack.

"ImTheNuts1": {a-Clubs}{q-Clubs}
Julien "Stroposoz" Achard-Stropoli: {a-Spades}{10-Spades}

Board: {7-Spades}{7-Diamonds}{8-Hearts}{k-Spades}{5-Hearts}

The both had suited aces, but the queen kicker for "ImTheNuts1" was the difference, and Achard-Stropoli ended their run in 10th place for $16,954.

Jeiko "JEIK0" Palma PA
Jeiko "JEIK0" Palma
PA 74,096,435 17,050,000
ImTheNuts1 pl
ImTheNuts1
pl 59,889,077 22,026,599
Julien "Stroposoz" Achard-Stropoli MT
Julien "Stroposoz" Achard-Stropoli
MT Busted

"ImTheNuts1" Doubles

elron66 • Level 44: 500,000-1,000,000, 125,000 ante
"ImTheNuts1" Doubles
"ImTheNuts1" Doubles

The money went in on the flop of {5-Hearts}{6-Spades}{9-Clubs} with both players having a nine in their hand. "ImTheNuts1" had the best kicker, and held for a big double on the final table bubble.

Daniel “Kihlström” Kihlström SE
Daniel “Kihlström” Kihlström
SE 174,437,665 -20,518,739
ImTheNuts1 pl
ImTheNuts1
pl 37,862,478 19,115,739

"Kihlström" Holds for Near 100M Pot

elron66 • Level 44: 500,000-1,000,000, 125,000 ante
"Kihlström" Holds for Near 100M Pot
"Kihlström" Holds for Near 100M Pot

It was all-in three-ways with "Kihlström" covering everyone after "Barbarossa_7" opened, "Kihlström" raised, "BernardoC6" shoved, and they all called off. It was queens for "Barbarossa_7", and ace-king for "BernardoC6", but the kings of "Kihlström" held for a huge pot to bring them to the final table, and final day, bubble.

Daniel “Kihlström” Kihlström SE
Daniel “Kihlström” Kihlström
SE 194,956,404 70,100,820
Andrey "drupa-lucker" Chernokoz ru
Andrey "drupa-lucker" Chernokoz
ru 70,298,132 20,752,250
DON JOHAN NO
DON JOHAN
NO 60,504,397 -22,855,470
Guilherme "Guizãoo_" Carmo br
Guilherme "Guizãoo_" Carmo
br 58,557,079 -187,500
Gustavo “MachadinhaRS” Rocha BR
Gustavo “MachadinhaRS” Rocha
BR 58,027,493 9,581,095
Jeiko "JEIK0" Palma PA
Jeiko "JEIK0" Palma
PA 57,046,435 325,000
Audrius "Stakelis24" Stakelis lt
Audrius "Stakelis24" Stakelis
lt 33,580,165 3,322,125
Julien "Stroposoz" Achard-Stropoli MT
Julien "Stroposoz" Achard-Stropoli
MT 31,751,599 10,456,875
ImTheNuts1 pl
ImTheNuts1
pl 18,746,739 -9,266,376
BernardoC6 de
BernardoC6
de Busted
Barbarossa_7 AT
Barbarossa_7
AT Busted
Level:
44
Blinds:
500,000/1,000,000
Ante:
125,000

Carmo Holds for a Stack

elron66 • Level 43: 450,000-900,000, 112,500 ante

"nafnaf_funny" shoved the button for 16,854,505 and Guilherme "Guizãoo_" Carmo reshoved the small blind to isolate.

Guilherme "Guizãoo_" Carmo: {6-Spades}{6-Clubs}
"nafnaf_funny": {a-Clubs}{5-Clubs}

Board: {9-Diamonds}{q-Hearts}{6-Hearts}{8-Spades}{a-Diamonds}

Carmo flopped a set to bring the field down to 12 left, 3 eliminations away from the end of Day 3.

Guilherme "Guizãoo_" Carmo br
Guilherme "Guizãoo_" Carmo
br 58,744,579 10,017,005
nafnaf_funny ru
nafnaf_funny
ru Busted

"Barbarossa_7" Takes it on the Flop

elron66 • Level 43: 450,000-900,000, 112,500 ante
"Barbarossa_7" Takes it on the Flop
"Barbarossa_7" Takes it on the Flop

"Barbarossa_7" raised the button to 1,949,999 and Jeiko "JEIK0" Palma defended the big blind to the {5-Clubs}{5-Diamonds}{6-Diamonds} flop. Palma check-raised the 1,599,999 bet to 3,199,998, but folded when "Barbarossa_7" shoved.

Jeiko "JEIK0" Palma PA
Jeiko "JEIK0" Palma
PA 56,721,435 26,751,219
Barbarossa_7 AT
Barbarossa_7
AT 24,878,207 -1,380,002

Carmo Wins the Race

elron66 • Level 43: 450,000-900,000, 112,500 ante

It all went in pre-flop "nafnaf_funny" raised the button to 1.935M, Guilherme "Guizãoo_" Carmo reraised to 6.75M, and "nafnaf_funny" shoved a covering stack. They had pocket tens against the ace-queen of Carmo, but Carmo connected on the turn of the {6-Hearts}{8-Clubs}{j-Diamonds}{a-Diamonds}{k-Hearts} board to take it down.

Guilherme "Guizãoo_" Carmo br
Guilherme "Guizãoo_" Carmo
br 48,727,574 27,086,037
nafnaf_funny ru
nafnaf_funny
ru 22,389,505 -26,810,037