2022 888poker XL Winter Series
WCOOP-16-H: $10,300 NLHE [8-Max, Progressive KO, High Roller], $1M Gtd

A Champion Will be Crowned in 2020 WCOOP-16-H: $10,300 NLHE [8-Max, Progressive KO, High Roller]

Thomas Boivin is third in chips heading into Day 2

Only 10 players out of a field of 95 entries remain in contention WCOOP-16-H: $10,300 NLHE [8-Max, Progressive KO, High Roller] and they have all locked up a portion of the $1,000,000 guaranteed prize pool already in the second five-figure prize pool of the PokerStars World Championship of Online Poker 2020 (WCOOP).

Four of the ten finalists already have a WCOOP title to their name whereas one contender has not earned any bounty prize thus far. The final day of the event will see Artur "mararthur1" Martirosian in the driver's seat with a stack of 6,255,647 and there is already a gap to second placed Rodrigo "Seijistar" Seiji (4,100,954).

Third in chips is one of the former WCOOP champions in Thomas "MarToMchat" Boivin (2,563,690) and the other players aiming for a repeat victory include Ole "wizowizo" Schemion (2,391,932), Joao "Naza114" Vieira (1,355,841), and Adrian "Amadi_017" Mateos (901,808)

The second player from Brazil on the final day is Brunno "botteonpoker" Botteon (2,424,456) and the remaining contenders for a maiden victory include "Kurtkaare" (1,734,322), "LeslieGroves" (1,410,345), and David "dpeters17" Peters (611,005).

The Final 10 Contenders in WCOOP-16-H: $10,300 NLHE [8-Max, Progressive KO, HR]

PositionPlayerCountryBounty Prize So FarChip CountBig Blinds
1Artur "mararthur1" MartirosianRussia$26,2506,255,647156
2Rodrigo "Seijistar" SeijiBrazil$26,2504,100,954103
3Thomas "MarToMchat" BoivinBelgium$5,0002,563,69064
4Brunno "botteonpoker" BotteonBrazil$21,2502,424,45661
5Ole "wizowizo" SchemionGermany$10,937.502,391,93260
8Joao "Naza114" VieiraPortugal$10,6251,355,84134
9Adrian "Amadi_017" MateosSpain$3,750901,80823
10David "dpeters17" PetersUnited States 611,00515

As of the final 16 players, the level duration increased to 25 minutes each and will stay that way until a champion has been crowned. The action recommences at 1.05 p.m. EST with two five-handed tables and almost the entire level 19 to be played at blinds of 20,000/40,000 with a running ante of 5,000.

The action of the final day will be streamed on the PokerStars Twitch channel with cards-up coverage and commentary on a delay of at least 20 minutes. All PokerNews updates will be published according to the delay of the live stream. You can also check out the feature coverage and results of all further assorted WCOOP events right here!

Tags: KurtkaareLeslieGrovesDavid PetersArtur MartirosianRodrigo SeijiThomas BoivinBrunno BotteonOle SchemionJoao VieiraAdrian Mateos