Day 1 Completed
Day 1 Completed
Santo “kleinebakker007” Bakker of the Netherlands Leads the Field into Day 2 of WCOOP 91-H: $5,200 NLHE [8-Max, NLHE Main Event]
Santo “kleinebakker007” Bakker of the Netherlands leads all players into Day 2 of WCOOP 91-H: $5,200 NLHE [8-Max, NLHE Main Event] with over one million chips more than Mirza "zazano" Muhovic in second place. The World Championship of Online Poker (WCOOP) is reaching its climax as the guaranteed prize pool of $10,000,000 attracted 1,692 entrants to the main event and many more are expected before the end of registration at the beginning of Day 2 on Monday.
Bakker was a factor all day in the top ten on the leaderboard and he took a massive lead in the final level of Day 1 when “mmoneyrakerp” shipped over a million chips to Bakker and his full house. Bakker is coming off a win in Event #64-M of the Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP) and looks to build on an already terrific year with a deep run in the WCOOP main event.
WCOOP 91-H: $5,200 NLHE Main Event Top Ten Day 1 Chip Counts
|1||Santo "kleinebakker007" Bakker||Netherlands||3,846,895|
|2||Mirza "zazano" Muhovic||Luxembourg||2,592,276|
|5||Guntis "[email protected]" Aleskins||Latvia||2,163,742|
|6||Kelvin "kelvin_fp:ar" Kerber||Brazil||2,107,206|
|7||Tyler "Juicy_J_93" Jardine||Canada||2,088,631|
|10||Rinat "Zapahzamazki" Lyapin||Russia||2,013,555|
Other notables making their way into Day 2 include Anatoly "NL_Profit" Filatov, Mason "Pye_Face21" Pye, and Anton "Bomber&Granater" Wigg.
Monday’s Day 2 will start at 5:10 p.m. GMT on September 13 and will continue until 72 players are remaining. Day 3 will have Tuesday to play down to a final table that will take place on Wednesday September 15.
Players started with 250,000 chips and blinds will resume in Level 16 at 6000/12,000 and a 1,500 ante with an increase every 30 minutes. Re-entry is available for 24 hours after the start of the tournament and the registration period will close at the start of Day 2.
Be sure to keep it here on Monday for Day 2 at 5:10 p.m. GMT while the PokerNews live reporting team provides the updates on the action as it happens.
Play has ended on Day 1. There have been 1,689 entrants so far and 577 players remain.
Play will resume tomorrow, Monday September 13, at 5:10 p.m. GMT.
Stay tuned for the leaderboard and recap.
Santo "kleinebakker007" Bakker opened from under the gun with a raise to 22,000. "Niklman090" three-bet to 75,000 and Bakker four-bet to 160,000. "Niklman909" made the call.
The flop was and Bakker got a check-call with a bet of 120,000.
The turn was and Bakker bet 200,000. "Niklman909" shoved for 647,459 and after Bakker made the fold after a short tank.
Patrick "pads1161" Leonard is enjoying a purple patch of form, one that has seen the popular British superstar secured back-to-back WCOOP titles. Leonard won the WCOOP #08-H: $5,200 NLHE 8-Max PKO on August 24, and followed that up with victory in the WCOOP-15-H: $1,050 NL 2-7 Single Draw 7-Max event.
Leonard’s victory came after he navigated his way through a star-studded field of 70 players in the $1,050 buy-in NL 2-7 Single Draw 7-Max tournament.
"mmoneyrakerp" limped in from middle position and "icedavid" raised to 27,000. Santo "kleinebakker007" Bakker made the call from the button and "mmoneyrakerp" three-bet to 60,000. "icedavid" and Bakker both made the call.
The flop was and "mmoneyrakerp" fired 89,000. "icedavid" got out of the way and Bakker raised to 225,000. "mmoneyrakerp" made the call to see a on the turn.
Bakker bet 477,000 on teh turn and "mmoneyrakerp" shoved for 1,115,465. Bakker made the quick call and turned over . "mmoneyrakerp" had .
The river was and Bakker scooped the massive pot to felt "mmoneyrakerp" and move above four million chips.
Players are on the last five-minute break of Day 1. There have been 1,653 entrants of which 654 players remain.
Andries "Pokerger1337" Swart three-bet a raise from a player under the gun to 63,360. Action folded around to Christian "Gambler4444" Nolte in the big blind for a four-bet to 156,660. The under the gun player got out of the way and Swart shoved for 293,876. Nolte made the quick call.
Andries "Pokerger1337" Swart:
Christian "Gambler4444" Nolte:
The board ran out and the aces held up to felt Swart as the end of Day 1 nears.