Sami Kelopuro won $25 500 H-84 GGSF tournament
Another high roller tournament as part of GG Spring Festival finished. That was a super high roller H-84 event with an expensive buy-in of $25 500. The participants of tournament were also reputed.
After the bubble stage, Sami Kelopuro began to gain momentum and knocked out his opponents. Even the final table with such players as Mike Watson, Isaac Haxton, Nick Petrangelo and Benjamin Rolle didn’t prevent the Finnish pro from taking the first place.
Rolle, Eibinger, Petrangelo and other strong players left the tournament and only two participants remained in the final: Sami Kelopuro and Wei Zhao. Zhao failed to win, but he took the second place and enriched with $440 000.
As for Sami Kelopuro, he had 80% of the chips in the entire tournament and he calmly brought the matter to its logical conclusion. The victory awarded him with $574 000 of prize money.
Results of H-84 final table
- Sami Kelopuro (Finland) – $574 000
- Wei Zhao (China) – $440 000
- Isaac Haxton (USA) – $339 000
- Nick Petrangelo (USA) – $262 000
- Matthias Eibinger (Austria) – $202 000
- Benjamin Rolle (Astria) – $155 000
- Thomas Muehloecker (Austria) – $120 000