2020 GGPoker WSOP Bracelet Events 2020 WPT World Online Championships
Event #5: $1,000 No-Limit Hold'em Freezeout

Event Info

Prize Pool $811,300
Players 854

Level Info

Level 39
Blinds 120,000 / 240,000
Ante 24,000

Players Info - Day 1

Players Left 1
Entries 854
Event #5: $1,000 No-Limit Hold'em Freezeout
Day 1 Completed

Allen “Acnyc718” Chang Wins 2020 WSOP Online Event #5: $1,000 NLH Freezeout ($161,286)

Chad_Holloway • Level 39: 120,000-240,000, 24,000 ante
Allen Chang
Allen Chang

On Sunday night, the 2020 WSOP Online Event #5: $1,000 No-Limit Hold'em Freezeout attracted 854 players to generate an $811,300 prize pool. After ten and a half hours of play, it was Allen “Acnyc718” Chang emerging victorious to capture the bracelet and $161.286.44 first-place prize.

According to HendonMob, Chang has $215,567 in live tournament earnings including a career-best $49,039 for finishing seventh in the 2010 Borgata Spring Poker Open Championship Event. As for the WSOP, his prior best finish was 15th in the 2012 WSOP Event #52: $2,500 10-Game Six-Handed for $9,481.

2020 WSOP Event #5 Final Table Results

1Allen “Acnyc718” Chang$161,286
2Philip “tomte” Yeh$99,709
3Felipe “McBain” Leme$69,772
4Andrew “iseefoodtuna” Campbell$49,570
5Tim “married” Begley$35,697
6Alex “ShadowFiend1” Condon$26,124
7John “Slapshot1085” Forlenza$19,390
8Josh “charliefrog” Greenberg$14,603
9Quintin “AA_QTiP_KK” Trammell$11,196

After Shawn “shades927” Stroke bubbled in 127th place, the in-the-money eliminations came at a steady pace. Among the notables to cash were Katie “katelin” Lindsay (113th - $1,622.60), Bo "proudpatriot" Cappello (91st - $1,703.73), Melisa “NJ_Melisa” Singh (75th - $$1,947.12), Event #2 champ Louis "PokeThese" Lynch (50th - $2,758.42), Stephen “sixsixsix” Jones (37th - $3,164.07), Aaron “FrankDux” Massey (13th - $6,896.05), Michael “itwasthator0” Gagliano (12th - $8,680.91), Ryan “Protential” Laplante (11th - $8,680.91), and Greg “ClickingBtnz” Himmelbrand (10th - $8,680.91).

Chang began the final table as the chip leader, while Quintin "AA_QTiP_KK" Trammell and Josh “charliefrog” Greenberg were the two short stacks. Not surprisingly, they were the first two to go before John “Slapshot1085” Forlenza followed them out the door in seventh place when his ace-queen failed to get lucky against Alex “ShadowFiend1” Condon’s pocket queens.

Condon then bowed out in sixth place when his ace-king failed to win a flip against Chang’s jacks, and not long after Tim “married” Begley jammed with deuces down only to run into the pocket kings of Chang.

The short-stacked Andrew “iseefoodtuna” Campbell then ran ace-deuce into Philip “tomte” Yeh’s pocket aces to bust in fourth place, and then Chang dispatched Felipe “McBain” Leme in third place when the latter’s king-nine suited fell to the former’s ace-king.

Chang took a 3:1 chip lead into heads-up play, but Yeh put up a tough fight, even taking over the chip lead at one point. However, Chang was not to be denied as he reclaimed the lead and set about whittling down Yeh, who would jam with eight-six. Chang called with queen-jack and the paint cards prevailed to eliminate Yeh in second place for $99,708.77.

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Philip "tomte" Yeh Eliminated in 2nd Place ($99,708.77)

AnthonyThompson • Level 39: 120,000-240,000, 24,000 ante

Philip "tomte" Yeh raised all in for 2,900,000 and Allen "Acnyc718" Chang called.

Philip "tomte" Yeh: {8-Clubs}{6-Clubs}
Allen "Acnyc718" Chang: {q-Hearts}{j-Spades}

Chang held the better hand and he connected with the {4-Hearts}{j-Hearts}{7-Clubs} flop which also gave Yeh a gutshot.

Yeh didn't mind the {7-Clubs} turn as he picked up more outs but the river fell a brick with the {2-Diamonds} ending his tournament in second place.

Allen "Acnyc718" Chang 17,080,000 11,216,621
Philip "tomte" Yeh Busted

Felipe "McBain" Leme Eliminated in 3rd Place ($69,771.80)

AnthonyThompson • Level 37: 80,000-160,000, 16,000 ante

Allen "Acnyc718" Chang opened for 360,000 on the button and Felipe "McBain" Leme defended his big blind to see a {5-Clubs}{a-Hearts}{9-Spades} flop.

Felipe check-called Chang's 350,000 continuation bet to the {7-Hearts} turn where Felipe moved all in for 2,342,150 and Chang called.

Felipe "McBain" Leme: {k-Hearts}{9-Hearts}
Allen "Acnyc718" Chang: {a-Diamonds}{k-Spades}

Chang was ahead but Leme held outs but he bricked as the {2-Diamonds} appeared on the river ending his tournament in third place.

Allen "Acnyc718" Chang 12,216,756 2,988,150
Philip "tomte" Yeh 4,863,244 -724,000
Felipe "McBain" Leme Busted

Andrew "iseefoodtuna" Campbell Eliminated in 4th Place ($49,570.43)

AnthonyThompson • Level 37: 80,000-160,000, 16,000 ante

Andrew "iseefoodtuna" Campbell raised all under for 2,278,039 under the gun and Philip "tomte" Yeh gave them isolaqtion after he came over the top from the small blind.

Andrew "iseefoodtuna" Campbell: {a-Hearts}{2-Clubs}
Philip "tomte" Yeh: {a-Spades}{a-Diamonds}

The flop came {10-Clubs}{10-Diamonds}{2-Diamonds} giving "iseefoodtuna" some hope as they paired their two but the board completed with the {k-Spades} on the turn and the {5-Clubs} on the river ending their tournament in fourth place.

Philip "tomte" Yeh 5,587,244 2,867,372
iseefoodtuna Busted

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