Dan Smith got $511 000 for the victory in Poker Masters #21
The 21st tournament was held at Poker Masters Online series. The buy-in for event cost $25 500 and there were 63 entries. 8 poker players shared the prize pool, and Dan Smith got most of the pot.
Smith entered the heads-up and fought against Artur Martirosian. However, Dan managed to take the 1st place. By the way, despite Smith’s victory, he is not even in the top 10 of the overall leaderboard. The same cannot be said for Martirosian who leads in the race for the purple jacket.
After the tournament, Artur wrote the post in his blog and said about his disappointment concerning the results. He also added that he is tired of taking the second places.
Starting from top-16 to the heads-up, Martirosian was a chip leader on an ongoing basis. Artur began to play in the final with a stack advantage: 135 BB against 100 BB of Dan Smith. However, he failed to take the first place.
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Top 10 Poker Masters Leaderboard
- Artur Martirosian – 798 points
- Alex Foxen – 736 points
- Pauli Ayras – 722 points
- Timothy Adams – 721 points
- Alexandros Kolonias – 684 points
- Eelis Parssinen – 610 points
- Jorryt Van Hoof – 606 points
- Andras Nemeth – 581 points
- Luuk Gieles – 579 points
- Justin Bonomo – 496 points