2021 World Series of Poker
Event #32: GGMasters HR Freezeout $1,050, $1.5M [WSOP Ring]
Days:
12

Event Info

Buy-in $1,050
Prize Pool $1,500,000
Players 1390

Level Info

Level 48
Blinds 125,000 / 250,000
Ante 30,000

Players Info - Day 2

Players Left 1
Event #32: GGMasters HR Freezeout $1,050, $1.5M [WSOP Ring]
Day 2 Completed

"TonyLin008" Wins $197,745 and WSOP Ring in Event #32: GGMasters HR Freezeout $1,050

connorrichards • Level 48: 125,000-250,000, 30,000 ante
TonyLin008 Eliminates Sarigins
TonyLin008 Eliminates Sarigins

"TonyLin008" of Hong Kong won a World Series of Poker ring and cashed for $197,745 by taking down Event #32: GGMasters HR Freezeout $1,050 as part of the 2021 GGPoker Super Million$ Week. "TonyLin008" earned the ring and first-place title after a nearly hour-long heads-up battle against Latvia's Vladimirs "justVOL" Sarigins, who earned $148,287 for his second-place finish.

The two-day tournament had a guaranteed prize pool of $1.5 million and attracted 1,390 entrants , 29 of whom made it to Day 2. "kerovfoldar" of Brazil was the first player out on Day 2 when their queen-four was dominated by an opponent's ace-four. Another Brazilian, Luiz "Pedrero" Arruda, was eliminated on the final table bubble when his pocket kings were cracked by the ace-ten of Sarigins.

Event #32: GGMasters HR Freezeout Results

 PlacePlayerCountryPrize (in USD)
 1TonyLin008Hong Kong$197,745
 2Vladimirs "justVOL" SariginsLatvia$148,287
 3David YanNew Zealand$111,200
 4Rostyslav "Lucky_boi" SabishchenkoUkraine$83,388
 5nOOB52Japan$62,532
 6Aleksey "somebody444" ChurbanovRussian Federation$46,893
 7BTCtoMOONAustria$35,165
 8Simon LofbergSweden$26,370
 9D-kojiroJapan$19,774

"D-kojiro" was the first player eliminated at the final table when their ace-queen was dominated by the big slick of Rostyslav "Lucky_boi" Sabishchenko. Next out was Simon Lofberg, who couldn't get there with king-queen against the pocket sevens of the eventual champion.

"TonyLin008" later knocked out Aleksey "somebody444" Churbanov in 6th place when Churbanov's pocket queens could hold against the opponent's ace-nine. David Yan entered the final table as chip leader but was eventually eliminated in 3rd place when he got it in with two-pair and "TonyLin008" had a bigger two-pair.

The back-and-forth heads-up match lasted nearly an hour as TonyLin008" and Sarigins exchanged pots and chip leads. "TonyLin008" gained more than a 2:1 chip advantage on Sarigins before the latter player doubled-up with pocket deuces and later took down a big pot with two-pair.

"TonyLin008" lost and then re-gained the chip lead in a three-bet pot where they jammed on the flop and Sarigins folded after c-betting. Not long after that, Sarigins scored a double with kings full to stay in contention.

The final hand of the tournament took place when "TonyLin008" and Sarigins got in on the turn, with both players having a pair of jacks but "TonyLin008" with the better kicker. Sarigins couldn't improve on the brick river and was sent home in 2nd place.

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Vladimirs "justVOL" Sarigins Eliminated in 2nd Place ($148,287)

connorrichards • Level 48: 125,000-250,000, 30,000 ante

In a limped pot pre-flop, Vladimirs "justVOL" Sarigins check-raised in the big blind to 850,000 on the {2-Spades}{4-Diamonds}{j-Clubs} flop and "TonyLin008" called. Sarigins bet 750,000 on the {k-Diamonds} turn and "TonyLin008" raised to put Sarigins all-in. Sarigins called off with 2.7 million and his tournament life at risk.

Vladimirs "justVOL" Sarigins: {j-Hearts}{5-Diamonds}
"TonyLin008": {j-Spades}{9-Hearts}

Both players had a pair of jacks but Sarigins was out-kicked and couldn't improve as the river brought the {3-Hearts}. Sarigins busted in second place for a score of $148,287.

TonyLin008 hk
TonyLin008
hk 13,900,000 6,480,288
Vladimirs "justVOL" Sarigins LV
Vladimirs "justVOL" Sarigins
LV Busted
Level:
48
Blinds:
125,000/250,000
Ante:
30,000

Sarigins Doubles With Kings Full

connorrichards • Level 47: 100,000-200,000, 25,000 ante

In a single-raised pot that checked through on the {6-Spades}{j-Clubs}{10-Spades} flop, Vladimirs "justVOL" Sarigins bet 445,000 in the small blind and "TonyLin008" jammed with their opponent covered. Sarigins called.

Vladimirs "justVOL" Sarigins: {k-Diamonds}{6-Hearts}
"onyLin008": {10-Hearts}{6-Clubs}

Sarigins had the better two-pair and improved to a full house on the {k-Spades} river.

TonyLin008 hk
TonyLin008
hk 7,419,712 319,256
Vladimirs "justVOL" Sarigins LV
Vladimirs "justVOL" Sarigins
LV 6,480,288 -319,256
Level:
47
Blinds:
100,000/200,000
Ante:
25,000

"TonyLin008" Re-Gains Lead With Flop Jam

connorrichards • Level 46: 80,000-160,000, 20,000 ante

Vladimirs "justVOL" Sarigins three-bet to 1.4 million in the big blind and "TonyLin008" called. Sarigins continued for 720,000 on the {4-Spades}{5-Diamonds}{j-Hearts} flop and "TonyLin008" moved all-in for 3.4 million. Sarigins let it go and lost the chip advantage by doing so.

TonyLin008 hk
TonyLin008
hk 7,100,456 3,584,000
Vladimirs "justVOL" Sarigins LV
Vladimirs "justVOL" Sarigins
LV 6,799,544 -3,584,000

Sarigins Chips Up With Two-Pair

connorrichards • Level 46: 80,000-160,000, 20,000 ante

In a limped pot pre-flop, Vladimirs "justVOL" Sarigins check-raised to 500,000 in the big blind on the {10-Spades}{6-Diamonds}{a-Diamonds} flop and "TonyLin008" called. Sarigins bet 680,000 on the {j-Diamonds} turn and his opponent again called. Sarigins fired for 1.4 million on the {7-Hearts} river and his opponent again called.

Sarigins showed {10-Clubs}{6-Spades} for two-pair, and it was good against the. {a-Hearts}{2-Clubs} of "TonyLin008" for top pair.

Vladimirs "justVOL" Sarigins LV
Vladimirs "justVOL" Sarigins
LV 10,383,544 2,410,000
TonyLin008 hk
TonyLin008
hk 3,516,456 -2,410,000

Sarigins Doubles With Ducks

connorrichards • Level 46: 80,000-160,000, 20,000 ante

Vladimirs "justVOL" Sarigins three-bet shoved for 4 million in the big blind and "TonyLin008" called with a big chip advantage.

Vladimirs "justVOL" Sarigins: {2-Spades}{2-Diamonds}
"TonyLin008": {a-Hearts}{2-Hearts}

The ducks of Sarigins held as the board ran out {8-Spades}{10-Clubs}{6-Hearts}{9-Diamonds}{10-Diamonds}, securing him a double and saving him from elimination.

Vladimirs "justVOL" Sarigins LV
Vladimirs "justVOL" Sarigins
LV 7,973,544 3,264,872
TonyLin008 hk
TonyLin008
hk 5,926,456 -3,264,872
Level:
46
Blinds:
80,000/160,000
Ante:
20,000