#18: $525 Main Event, $5M GTD [Day 2]

Yanfei "aoteman1888" Chi Eliminated in 2nd Place ($568,746)

Jaxon • Level 40: 6,000,000-12,000,000, 1,500,000 ante

Niklas Astedt jammed from the button and Yanfei "aoteman1888" Chi called off from the big blind for his stack of 176.7 million.

Yanfei "aoteman1888" Chi: {k-Spades}{7-Spades}
Niklas Astedt: {a-Spades}{4-Clubs}

Both players hit a pair on the {6-Diamonds}{a-Clubs}{k-Diamonds} flop but Astedt's pair of aces was better than Chi's pair of kings. Neither the {q-Clubs} turn nor the {q-Diamonds} river was able to save Chi and he was eliminated in second place for $568,746.

Meanwhile, a huge congrats to Niklas Astedt for winning his first piece of WSOP Circuit ring along which comes along with a massive top prize of $758,443.

In addition, Astedt became the inaugural member of Team Champions at GGPoker, which rewarded him with a custom avatar, Platinum Fish Party status, a Team Champions badge, a unique affiliate code, and a whopping $50,000 tournament package which can be used for the GGPoker Online Series Main Event, the live WSOP Main Event, the live WSOP Europe Main Event, and other events upon agreement. In addition, Astedt will be granted access to GGPoker lounge at live events.

Stay tuned at PokerNews for the recap of the 2021 WSOP Super Circuit Online Series $525 Main Event.

Player Chips Progress
Niklas Astedt se
Niklas Astedt
se 720,096,708 154,654,764
Yanfei "aoteman1888" Chi CN
Yanfei "aoteman1888" Chi
CN Busted