2021 World Series of Poker Europe End Boss Poker Series BetMGM
GGSF Super MILLION$ ME-H: $10,300, $10M GTD
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GGSF Super MILLION$ ME-H: $10,300, $10M GTD
Day 1a Completed

Day 1a is Complete in Super MILLION$ ME-H

elron66 • Level 22: 7,000-14,000, 1,750 ante
Mike Watson
Mike Watson

GGSF Super MILLION$ ME-H: $10,300, $10M GTD Day 1a is now complete, with 22 Levels in the books, and Canadian Mike Watson leads the way in a field of 41 remaining players out of 329 entries. Watson bagged nearly 2 million chips to end the day, but there are a dozen players with more than 1 million.

Jean-Noel "OscarBrown" Thorel bagged the next biggest stack to end the day, but he more than 500K behind leader Watson. Also in the Day 2 mix with more than 1 million will be Ole Schemion, Arsenii Malinov, and Connor Drinan, among others.

Top Ten Chips

PlacePlayerCountryChips
1Mike WatsonCanada1,921,636
2Jean-Noel "OscarBrown" ThorelFrance1,379,469
3Mark "Chasseneige" DemirjianLebanon1,351,772
4Ole SchemionGermany1,209,389
5Arsenii MalinovRussia1,190,625
6Fabrizio GonzalezUruguay1,150,702
7Julian StuerAustria1,142,883
8Luigi CurcioItaly1,065,348
9Luuk GielesNetherlands1,031,546
10Sean "BB164" RobertsUnited States1,030,652

Day 1a Action

Action for Day 1a of GGSF Super MILLION$ ME-H: $10,300, $10M GTD got going at 2:05 p.m. eastern time as the first of five starting flights.

There was a full 17 levels of registration, and when they finished registering, 329 entries were on the board, with just over 100 players still in the game. End of day leader Watson was already showing strength with a fifth place stack.

Jean-Noel Thorel, 2nd In Chips
Jean-Noel Thorel, 2nd In Chips

Over the course of the next two hours, they played down to 41 players left in the game. Watson was chip leader going into the final level, but Malinov might not even have made the final day if not for his fours holding in a huge race for his life against ace-queen early in the 2nd last level.

There are four more chances for players to bag a stack for Day 2, which runs on April 18th. Day 1b goes ahead on the 13th, with 1c on the 15th, 1d on the 17th, and 1e early on the 18th. Stay tuned here at PokerNews for all action from 2021 GG Spring Festival.

Final Chip Counts (full)

elron66 • Level 22: 7,000-14,000, 1,750 ante
Mike Watson ca
Mike Watson
ca 1,921,636 -190,000
Jean-Noel "OscarBrown" Thorel fr
Jean-Noel "OscarBrown" Thorel
fr 1,379,469 120,212
Mark "Chasseneige" Demirjian lb
Mark "Chasseneige" Demirjian
lb 1,351,772 177,500
Ole Schemion de
Ole Schemion
de 1,209,389 979,418
Arsenii Malinov ru
Arsenii Malinov
ru 1,190,625 479,181
Fabrizio Gonzalez uy
Fabrizio Gonzalez
uy 1,150,702 1,150,702
Julian Stuer at
Julian Stuer
at 1,142,883 74,692
Luigi Curcio it
Luigi Curcio
it 1,065,348 1,065,348
Luuk Gieles nl
Luuk Gieles
nl 1,031,546 869,447
Sean "BB164" Roberts no
Sean "BB164" Roberts
no 1,030,652 736,744
Connor Drinan us
Connor Drinan
us 1,027,330 37,000
Joni Jouhkimainen fi
Joni Jouhkimainen
fi 1,022,846 -22,326
Alexandros Kolonias gr
Alexandros Kolonias
gr 992,405 777,867
Timothy Adams ca
Timothy Adams
ca 937,841 937,841
Ioannis Angelou-Konstas gr
Ioannis Angelou-Konstas
gr 921,878 84,841
judd trump cn
judd trump
cn 907,459 760,830
Joakim Andersson se
Joakim Andersson
se 888,390 -155,692
Matas Cimbolas lt
Matas Cimbolas
lt 869,056 -42,000
Dan Smith us
Dan Smith
us 814,428 814,428
Liviu Ignat ro
Liviu Ignat
ro 808,442 306,067
77Storm77 ca
77Storm77
ca 800,792 -564,946
Joshua McCully au
Joshua McCully
au 785,151 317,267
Samuel "vivaegipto" Bernabeu es
Samuel "vivaegipto" Bernabeu
es 732,040 561,024
Nicolo Molinelli it
Nicolo Molinelli
it 702,432 -352,445
Bruno Volkmann br
Bruno Volkmann
br 656,583 -27,508

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Day 1a is Complete

elron66 • Level 22: 7,000-14,000, 1,750 ante

Action on Day 1a has just ended with 41 players remaining. Canada's Mike Watson leads the way with almost 2 million chips, and 11 players ended the day above 1 million.

A full recap and chip counts will follow shortly.

Cavailles Out Near End of Day

elron66 • Level 22: 7,000-14,000, 1,750 ante

Vince Cavailles shoved the button for 218,445, and Connor Drinan called from the big blind.

Connor Drinan: {a-Diamonds}{8-Hearts}
Vince Cavailles: {k-Diamonds}{7-Diamonds}

Board: {j-Spades}{4-Hearts}{2-Clubs}{3-Diamonds}{3-Spades}

Cavailles was suited, but it wasn't enough to hold against Drinan's ace.

Connor Drinan us
Connor Drinan
us 990,330 -43,655
Vince Cavailles ie
Vince Cavailles
ie Busted

Kuznetsov Doubles

elron66 • Level 22: 7,000-14,000, 1,750 ante

Timofey Kuznetsov shoved for 284,053 from the button, and Matas Cimbolas called from the small blind.

Matas Cimbolas: {k-Diamonds}{q-Hearts}
Timofey Kuznetsov: {a-Clubs}{6-Clubs}

Board: {4-Hearts}{j-Spades}{a-Diamonds}{q-Diamonds}{6-Hearts}

Kuznetsov hit the ace and held to double.

Matas Cimbolas lt
Matas Cimbolas
lt 911,056 -286,053
Timofey Kuznetsov ru
Timofey Kuznetsov
ru 598,106 197,169

Final Level of Day 1a

elron66 • Level 22: 7,000-14,000, 1,750 ante

The clock has just ticked over into Level 22. They'll head off to the final break of the day, then come back for almost 20 minutes of poker to find the final roster. There are currently 45 players remaining.

Mike Watson ca
Mike Watson
ca 2,111,636 924,011
77Storm77 ca
77Storm77
ca 1,365,738 252,904
Jean-Noel "OscarBrown" Thorel fr
Jean-Noel "OscarBrown" Thorel
fr 1,259,257 958,898
Matas Cimbolas lt
Matas Cimbolas
lt 1,197,109 273,973
Mark "Chasseneige" Demirjian lb
Mark "Chasseneige" Demirjian
lb 1,174,272 378,668
Julian Stuer at
Julian Stuer
at 1,068,191 795,234
Nicolo Molinelli it
Nicolo Molinelli
it 1,054,877 1,054,877
Joni Jouhkimainen fi
Joni Jouhkimainen
fi 1,045,172 177,910
Joakim Andersson se
Joakim Andersson
se 1,044,082 165,629
Connor Drinan us
Connor Drinan
us 1,033,985 266,775
Level:
22
Blinds:
7,000/14,000
Ante:
1,750

Kolonias Busts Felipe

elron66 • Level 21: 6,000-12,000, 1,500 ante

Vinicius "pfckb" Felipe raised the cutoff to 28K before Alex Kolonias reraised the button to 70K. Felipe shoved for 243,908, and Kolonias called off with more.

Vinicius "pfckb" Felipe: {7-Diamonds}{7-Spades}
Alex Kolonias: {9-Spades}{9-Diamonds}

Board: {2-Spades}{k-Spades}{6-Clubs}{2-Hearts}{10-Hearts}

It was pair over pair for Kolonias, sending Felipe packing.

Alex Kolonias RU
Alex Kolonias
RU 713,414
Vinicius "pfckb" Felipe BR
Vinicius "pfckb" Felipe
BR Busted

Malinov Doubles

elron66 • Level 21: 6,000-12,000, 1,500 ante

Arsenii Malinov raised to 29.4K, then shoved for 339,097 after Assad "KammyStyyle" Kamran raised the button to 91K. Kamran called to set a race where Malinov's fours held against the ace-queen overs for Kamran. Kamran busted a few hands later with threes into sevens, and Christian Rudolph and "Diamond Hands" busted elsewhere as well.

Arsenii Malinov ru
Arsenii Malinov
ru 711,444 460,184
Assad "KammyStyyle" Kamran no
Assad "KammyStyyle" Kamran
no Busted
Christian Rudolph de
Christian Rudolph
de Busted
Diamond Hands ca
Diamond Hands
ca Busted