2020 WPT World Online Championships

Event #7: $109 Micro Main Event Championship, $1m GTD
Day: 1
Event Info

2020 WPT World Online Championships

Final Results
Winning Hand
Event Info
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Players Info - Day 1
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Luiz Antonio Silva Wins WPT World Online Championships Micro Main Event ($148,985)

Luiz Antonio Silva wins WPT WOC Micro Main Event
Luiz Antonio Silva wins WPT WOC Micro Main Event

Luiz Antonio Silva has won the World Poker Tour World Online Championships $109 Micro Main Event. He topped a field of 8,465 players to win $148,985 in the first of three Main Events as part of the HUGE festival on partypoker.

Just 56 players returned for the final day's play, with Alexandre Andrade leading the way, but he fell in 16th for $5,020. partypoker Ambassador Patrick Leonard finished eighth for $10,450 after making the final table, and Team partypoker's Matthew Staples finished 55th for $1,540.

WPT WOC Micro Main Event Championship Final Table Results

1Luiz Antonio SilvaBrazil$148,985
2Kim HeidemannDenmark$104,299
3Yin ZhangLuxembourg$66,686
4Philipp ZeckaiGermany$43,630
5Hamish CrawshawNew Zealand$29,770
6Andre FigueiredoBrazil$20,070
7Joris De BaasNetherlands$13,950
8Patrick LeonardUnited Kingdom$10,450
9Anis HomaidanBrazil$8,540

Final Table Recap

Silva came into the final table with the chip lead, but didn't hold onto it for long.

PlayerCountryChip CountBig Blinds
Luiz Antonio SilvaBrazil444,100,00074
Patrick LeonardUnited Kingdom321,900,00054
Hamish CrawshawNew Zealand234,200,00039
Philipp ZeckaiGermany224,700,00037
Andre FigueiredoBrazil137,800,00023
Yin ZhangLuxembourg133,300,00022
Kim HeidemannDenmark64,400,00011
Anis HomaidanBrazil57,500,00010
Joris De BaasNetherlands57,000,00010

A three-way all in saw Philipp Zeckai holding aces against the sevens of Anis Homaidan and the queens for partypoker's Patrick Leonard. The aces held to see Zeckai move into the lead as Homaidan was eliminated. Leonard followed him out in eighth place after losing a flip to Hamish Crawshaw.

Joris De Baas would also be flipped from the tournament by Silva, before Yin Zhang eliminated Andre Figueiredo in sixth.

Zhang was beginning to build up some momentum, as he then eliminated Crawshaw and Zeckai in quick succession to move over one billion in chips. However, two doubles from Kim Heidemann cut his lead, and Silva also doubled through the Luxembourger to regain the lead.

And it was hero to zero for Zhang who fell in third place, with Silva holding a 2:1 chip lead into heads-up play.

Heads-Up Play

WPTWOC Micro Main Event Heads-Up Play
WPTWOC Micro Main Event Heads-Up Play

The final hand of the tournament was of jaw-dropping nature.

With the blinds at 8 million/16 million, Kim Heidemann raised to 33.4 million and Luiz Antonio Silva three-bet to 104 million. Heidemann shoved for 534.8 million and Silva called.

Kim Heidemann: {a-Diamonds}{j-Clubs}
Luiz Antonio Silva: {a-Spades}{j-Hearts}

The flop {6-Spades}{q-Spades}{2-Clubs} appeared safe, but the {5-Spades} turn gave Silva a flush draw. The {7-Spades} river completed the Brazilians flush, and secured him victory in the process.

Watch the final hand here!

What's Up Next?

The next Championship event on the WPT World Online Championships schedule is Event #7: $1,050 Mini Main Event Championship. This event comes with a $5,000,000 guarantee. Day 1a attracted 2,510 entries with Day 1b taking place this Sunday at 19:05.

  • Day 1b - Sunday, September 6th at 19:05 (BST)
  • Day 2 - Monday, 7th September at 19:05 (BST)
  • Day 3 - Tuesday, 8th September at 19:00 (BST)
  • Day 4 - Wednesday, 9th September at 19:00 (BST)

There are also plenty of other side events taking place every day, so make sure you head to the partypoker client to find out the latest tournaments!

WPT World Online Championships Winners

DateEventFieldPrize poolWinnerPayout
7/21/20Event #1: $3,200 Pot Limit Omaha Hi-Lo Championship145$500,000Paul Tedeschi$92,105
7/28/20Event #2: $3,200 Pot Limit Omaha Championship342$1,026,000Alex Manzano$176,132
8/4/20Event #3: $3,200 8-Max Championship1,062$3,186,000Gavin Cochrane$540,664
8/11/20Event #4: $3,200 6-Max Championship999$3,000,000Nick Petrangelo$494,550
8/18/20Event #5: $3,200 Knockout Championship1,035$3,105,000Daniel Smyth$413,391
8/25/20Event #6: $3,200 Mix-Max Championship989$3,000,000Andrey Kotelnikov$488,508
9/1/20Event #7: Micro Main Event Championship8,465$1,000,000Luiz Antonio Silva$488,508

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Event #7: $109 Micro Main Event Championship, $1m GTD

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