WCOOP-39-H: $5,200 NLHE [Progressive KO, High Roller]

Gleb "Ti0373" Tremzin Eliminated in 2nd Place ($101,250 + $19,648)

poolshir • Level 32: 175,000-350,000, 45,000 ante
Astedt vs Tremzin

The heads-up battle was fast and furious with no hands going to showdown.

In 23rd hand of the battle, Niklas "Lena900" Astedt raised to 700,000 from the button and Gleb "Ti0373" Tremzin defended.

The flop came {8-Hearts}{9-Hearts}{10-Clubs}, Tremzin checked and Astedt continued with a bet of 894,000. Tremzin decided to put his tournament life at risk and shoved for 7,106,188 which Astedt called.

Gleb "Ti0373" Tremzin: {q-Spades}{10-Hearts}
Niklas "Lena900" Astedt: {10-Spades}{9-Diamonds}

Tremzin had hit top pair and picked up a gutshot to a straight while Astedt had hit two pair.

The turn was the {8-Diamonds} to keep Astedt ahead and give Tremzin some chopping outs but the river completed the board with the {3-Clubs} instead to knock him out as the runner-up for $101,250 plus 19,648 in bounties while Astedt laid claim to $101,250 too but $99,805 in bounties.

A recap is to follow.

Player Chips Progress
Niklas "Lena900" Astedt se
Niklas "Lena900" Astedt
se 43,250,000 7,314,488
Gleb "Ti0373" Tremzin ru
Gleb "Ti0373" Tremzin
ru Busted