Phil Galfond won €123 000 in the last session against Chance Kornuth
Heads-up challenge between Phil Galfond and Chance Kornuth continues. As part of this match, the poker players have already played 13 500 hands out of 35 000 planned ones.
According to the results of the 25th game session, Galfond won $123 000 from his opponent. Thus, he managed to reduce the gap between Kornuth to $221 500.
Chance Kornuth, in turn, held the lead over his rival for a long time, albeit with difficulty.
During the last session, Kornuth beat Galfond and won another €91 000, which widened the gap to €344 500. However, during the last fight, he stopped his progress and the gap between rivals decreased markedly.
This victory could be the beginning of upstreak for the founder of RIO Poker. Nonetheless, Galfond should continue to actively work on his game, as the number of hands played is gradually approaching to half and the situation becomes more tense.