WCOOP 2020 Day 8: Second Titles for Stokkan and Mateos; Holz Leads SHR

More winners have been crowned in the PokerStars World Championship of Online Poker with Fedor Holz chip leader of the $25k SHR

Some of the greatest poker players in the world have been in action during the PokerStars World Championship of Online Poker (WCOOP) and several of them have managed to grab WCOOP titles. For some, it is their second with the likes of Preben Stokkan and Adrian Mateos bagging another WCOOP title.

Fedor Holz is a former WCOOP Main Event winner and is the chip leader of the $25,000 Super High Roller as he looks to win a second WCOOP title of his own.

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Preben "prebz" Stokkan Wins Second WCOOP Title in WCOOP-21-H: $5,200 NLHE [6-Max, Progressive KO]

Preben Stokkan

A new two-time champion has been crowned in the latest high stakes event of the WCOOP as Norways's Preben "prebz" Stokkan earned his second career title in WCOOP-21-H: $5,200 NLHE [6-Max, Progressive KO]. Stokkan came out on top of a field of 108 entries, which had created a prize pool of $540,000, and defeated Alexandros "Pwndidi" Theologis in heads-up.

The first title of Stokkan also came in the very same format back in 2017 when he defeated a field of 976 entries in Event #65: $2,100 NLHE [Progressive KO, Thursday Thrill SE] for a top prize of $160,824. His repeat victory came with a similar payday as he kept the own bounty of $86,484 and earned a cash prize of $53,626 for a combined payday of $140,110.

WCOOP-21-H: $5,200 NLHE Final Table Results

PositionWinnerCountryBounty PrizeCash PrizeTotal Prize
1Preben "prebz" StokkanNorway$86,484$53,626$140,110
2Alexandros "Pwndidi" TheologisGreece$22,188$53,626$75,813
4Talal "raidalot" ShakerchiUnited Kingdom$8,438$27,383$35,820
5Michael "merla888" GathyBelgium$5,000$21,001$26,001

Read Full WCOOP-21-H Live Updates Here

Fedor "CrownUpGuy" Holz Leads Final 13 in WCOOP-25-H: $25,000 8-Max Super High Roller Sunday Slam

Fedor Holz

The first day of WCOOP-25-H: $25,000 [8-Max Super High Roller Sunday Slam] has come to an end after reaching the money. Day 1 of this event saw 106 entry slips sold and when the dust had settled only 13 runners were left to battle it out, with none other than Fedor "CrownUpGuy" Holz leading the way.

Day 1 ended once the money bubble had popped and it was suiting that Holz was the one to do so. "Horfven" pushed all-in for their remaining stack from the button with king-queen and unfortunately for them, ran into the ace-queen of Holz in the big blind. The board ran out clean, sending "Horfven" out of the tournament as well as ending the day.

WCOOP-25-H: $25,000 8-Max Super High Roller Sunday Slam Top 10 Chip Counts

PlacePlayerCountryChipsBig Blinds
1Fedor "CrownUpGuy" HolzGermany4,399,09488
2Luke "Bit2Easy" ReevesUnited Kingdom3,549,13071
4Kahle "ROFLshove" BurnsAustralia2,571,21251
5Pauli "Fiilismies" AyrasFinland2,240,69645
6Wiktor "limitless" MalinowskiRussia2,143,35443
7Adrian "Amadi_017" MateosSpain1,765,83535
8Vyacheslav "VbV1990" BuldyginRussia1,524,60530
9Laszlo "omaha4rollz" BujtasHungary1,411,12528
10Chris "Big Huni" HunichenCosta Rica1,136,02123

Read Full SHR Live Updates Here

WCOOP 28-H: $2,100 NLHE [8-Max, Turbo, Progressive KO, Freezeout, Sunday Cooldown SE]

Adrian "Amadi_017" Mateos took down WCOOP 28-H: $2,100 NLHE [8-Max, Turbo, Progressive KO, Freezeout, Sunday Cooldown SE] for the second WCOOP title of his career and $80,212.

He defeated a field of 201 players two years after winning WCOOP-37-M: $109 NLHE [Turbo] for his first WCOOP title.

Mateos is also well-placed in the $25,000 Super High Roller, sitting seventh in chips with a whopping $599,050 up for grabs for the eventual winner.

WCOOP Day 8 Results

WCOOP 19-L: $5.50 NLHE [Freezeout, Afternoon Deep Stack]

Prize Pool$70,021
WinnerPetite Putin669 (Poland)
First-place Prize$7,778*

*denotes heads-up deal

WCOOP 19-M: $55 NLHE [Freezeout, Afternoon Deep Stack]

Prize Pool$241,450
Winnerarmadajp (Canada)
First-place Prize$34,367

WCOOP 19-H: $530 NLHE [Freezeout, Afternoon Deep Stack]

Prize Pool$321,000
Winnercube.com (Germany)
First-place Prize$55,619

WCOOP 21-L: $55 NLHE [6-Max, Progressive KO]

Prize Pool$534,600
Winnerhassan77 (Norway)
First-place Prize$44,318

WCOOP 21-M: $530 NLHE [6-Max, Progressive KO]

Prize Pool$712,000
Winnerva1umart (Canada)
First-place Prize$79,767

WCOOP-21-H: $5,200 NLHE [6-Max, Progressive KO]

Prize Pool$540,000
WinnerPreben "prebz" Stokkan (United Kingdom)
First-place Prize$140,110

WCOOP 28-L: $22 NLHE [8-Max, Turbo, Progressive KO, Freezeout, Mini Sunday Cooldown SE]

Prize Pool$195,140
WinnerLuckyDupe (Netherlands)
First-place Prize$15,885

WCOOP 28-M: $215 NLHE [8-Max, Turbo, Progressive KO, Freezeout, Sunday Cooldown SE]

Prize Pool$486,200
Winnerdoulas12 (Netherlands)
First-place Prize$48,743

WCOOP 28-H: $2,100 NLHE [8-Max, Turbo, Progressive KO, Freezeout, Sunday Cooldown SE]

Prize Pool$402,000
WinnerAdrian "Amadi_017" Mateos (United Kingdom)
First-place Prize$80,212

In-Play Events

WCOOP 23-L: $5.50 NLHE [Freezeout, Mini Sunday Kickoff SE]

Players Left59
Prize Pool$49,760
Chip Leaderkotuhorosko (Ukraine)
First-place Prize$6,655

WCOOP 23-M: $55 NLHE [Freezeout, Sunday Kickoff SE]

Players Left102
Prize Pool$244,300
Chip LeaderHoffmanGC (Brazil)
First-place Prize$34,774

WCOOP 23-H: $530 NLHE [Freezeout]

Players Left40
Prize Pool$429,500
Chip LeaderShippityShip (Canada)
First-place Prize$72,594

WCOOP 24-L: $11 NLHE [8-Max, Progressive KO, Freezeout]

Players Left139
Prize Pool$181,320
Chip Leadertweny1 (Romania)
First-place Prize$7,932

WCOOP 24-M: $109 NLHE [8-Max, Progressive KO, Freezeout, Sunday Warm-Up SE]

Players Left158
Prize Pool$644,100
Chip Leaderfansaki (Mongolia)
First-place Prize$38,943

WCOOP 24-H: $1,050 NLHE [8-Max, Progressive KO, Freezeout, Sunday Warm-Up SE]

Players Left52
Prize Pool$789,000
Chip Leaderjvieiradias8 (Luxembourg)
First-place Prize$57,464

WCOOP 25-L: $215 NLHE [8-Max, Sunday Slam]

Players Left287
Prize Pool$1,435,400
Chip Leadertwirlpro (Hungary)
First-place Prize$203,819

WCOOP 25-M: $2,100 NLHE [8-Max, Sunday Slam]

Players Left87
Prize Pool$1,342,000
Chip Leaderhotmark777 (Lebanon)
First-place Prize$228,463

WCOOP 26-L: $22 5-Card PLO [6-Max]

Players Left76
Prize Pool$62,600
Chip Leader3666AJC (United Kingdom)
First-place Prize$9,031

WCOOP 26-M: $215 5-Card PLO [6-Max]

Players Left36
Prize Pool$153,400
Chip Leaderfviana (Brazil)
First-place Prize$26,056

WCOOP 26-H: $2,100 5-Card PLO [6-Max]

Players Left18
Prize Pool$312,000
Chip Leaderguinor (Brazil)
First-place Prize$62,237

WCOOP 27-L: $11 NLHE [Freezeout]

Players Left146
Prize Pool$100,999
Chip LeaderPAOLO89 (Canada)
First-place Prize$13,493

WCOOP 27-M: $109 NLHE [Freezeout]

Players Left177
Prize Pool$375,200
Chip LeaderLeoFara (Argentina)
First-place Prize$53,712

WCOOP 27-H: $1,050 NLHE [Freezeout]

Players Left45
Prize Pool$438,000
Chip LeadersoleeJ (Netherlands)
First-place Prize$78,182

Events Scheduled on September 7

A total of nine more events get underway on Monday, September 7. The Sunday Slam tournaments will all continue, including the $25,000 Super High Roller which will be reported right here on PokerNews.

Time (ET)Time (BST)Event
13:0518:05WCOOP 29-L: $11 NLHE [Progressive KO], $150K Gtd
13:0518:05WCOOP 29-M: $109 NLHE [Progressive KO], $500K Gtd
13:0518:05WCOOP 29-H: $1,050 NLHE [Progressive KO], $750K Gtd
14:0519:05WCOOP 30-L: $5.50 NLO8 [6-Max], $15K Gtd
14:0519:05WCOOP 30-M: $55 NLO8 [6-Max], $50K Gtd
14:0519:05WCOOP 30-H: $530 NLO8 [6-Max], $100K Gtd
15:0520:05WCOOP 31-L: $5.50 NLHE [4-Max], $35K Gtd
15:0520:05WCOOP 31-M: $55 NLHE [4-Max], $125K Gtd
15:0520:05WCOOP 31-H: $530 NLHE [4-Max], $250K Gtd

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