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Andres "chokitin" Korn Adds Circuit Ring to his WSOP Bracelet at GGPoker

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The 2021 World Series of Poker Super Circuit Online awarded four more gold rings last week at GGPoker

Andres "chokitin" Korn added a WSOP gold ring to go along with his WSOP gold bracelet while Aleksey "somebody444" Churbanov, David "Alw4ysinduc3" Vinayagamoorthy, and "PDC Mayor" also were awarded WSOP hardware over the weekend.

Check out who won big last week in the WSOP Super Circuit Online and what's still to come.


Andres "chokitin" Korn Wins WSOP Super Circuit Online Series Event #8: $800 Deepstack No Limit Hold'em Championship ($163,389)

Andres Korn
Andres Korn

WSOP gold bracelet winner Andres "chokitin" Korn added a gold ring to his jewelry box after defeating Yannick "ProbierES" Schumacher heads-up in the Event #8: $800 Deepstack No Limit Hold'em Championship to win the $163,389 top prize.

Korn is no stranger to big wins with nearly $2.1 million in cashes including his bracelet win in 2017 in WSOP Event #56: $5,000 No Limit Hold'em for $618,285.

Rafi "CheckYoMama" Elharar (third - $91,880), Gabriel Schroeder (fifth - $51,668), Patrick "Nelepo10" Ulyssea (sixth - $38,745), Vlad-Stefan "HaiFanFan" Lache (eighth - $21,788), and Katie "ShantayUStay" Lindsay (ninth - $16,389) all advanced to the final table but fell short of winning the coveted gold ring.

The $1 million guarantee in this event was smashed with 1,545 entries generating a $1,174,200 prize pool.

Event #8: $800 Deepstack No Limit Hold'em Championship Final Table Results

PlacePlayerCountryPrize
1Andres "chokitin" KornArgentina$163,389
2Yannick "ProbierEs" SchumacherAustria$122,524
3Rafi "CheckYoMama" ElhararIsrael$91,880
4DontTiltGGFinland$68,900
5Gabriel SchroederBrazil$51,668
6Patrick "Nelepo10" UlysseaBrazil$38,745
7jackthewinnerChina$29,055
8Vlad-Stefan "HaiFanFan" LacheRomania$21,788
9Katie "ShantayUStay" LindsayUnited States$16,389

Head to our Live Reporting Hub to read more about this event.


Aleksey "somebody444" Churbanov Wins Event #9: $525 Bounty Deepstack ($69,143)

Russia's Aleksey "somebody444" Churbanov won the ninth WSOP Super Circuit Online Series gold ring in Event #9: $525 Bounty Deepstack No Limit Hold'em at GGPoker for $69,143 ($33,083 prize + $36,059 bounty) in a marathon of an event lasting 10 1/2 hours from start to finish.

Churbanov was heads-up against Jonas "LobyPewis" Mackoff, who was vying for his third career win. If Mackoff pulled off the win, he would have become the first two-time gold ring winner of this festival as last Saturday he shipped Event #5: $315 BOUNTY GIANT No Limit Hold'em for $71,140 and his second ring.

While Mackoff was unable to capture his second title this festival he did walk away for a second straight week with a monster prize as his runner-up performance in Event #9 was worth $47,901 including $14,899 in bounties.

Churbanov and Mackoff weren't the only big names at the final table as Pablo "PibeCaslaa" Roman (fourth - $28,341), Esteban "siemprechill" Gomez (fifth - $21,768), Scott "Abracadabraa" Hill (sixth - $22,996), Artem "BlackfileOK" Tuliupa (seventh - $10,713), and Abhishek "muckmuckgo" Goindi (eighth - $10,449) all collected five-figure hauls at the final table.

The event itself was another success story for GGPoker with 1,605 entries generating a $802,500 prize pool to obliterate the $500,000 guarantee slapped on this event.

Event #9: $525 Bounty Deepstack No Limit Hold'em Final Table Results

PlacePlayerCountryPrizeBountyResult
1Aleksey "somebody444" ChurbanovRussia$33,083$36,059$69,143
2Jonas "LobyPewis" MackoffCanada$33,002$14,899$47,901
3davidchien88Taiwan$24,878$6,890$31,767
4Pablo "PibeCaslaa" RomanArgentina$18,731$9,610$28,341
5Esteban "siemprechill" GomezUruguay$14,103$7,665$21,768
6Scott "Abracadabraa" HillCanada$10,618$12,378$22,996
7Artem "BlackfileOK" TuliupaUkraine$7,994$2,719$10,713
8Abhishek "muckmuckgo" GoindiIndia$6,019$4,430$10,449
9LittleFishVNVietnam$4,532$2,320$6,852

David "Alw4ysinduc3" Vinayagamoorthy Wins the WSOP Super Circuit Online Series Event #10 HUNDRED STACK ($84,831)

David "Alw4ysinduc3" Vinayagamoorthy entered his name in poker's history books after navigating through a massive field of 8,404 entries to win the WSOP Super Circuit Online Series Event #10: HUNDRED STACK for $84,831 at GGPoker after defeating Markus Prinz (second - $63,610) in heads-up play.

The 8,404 entries witnessed the prize pool jump up to $773,168 to smash the tournament's $500,000 guarantee. The tournament was a marathon lasting more than 11 hours and the final table had to be rolled back six blind levels to assure an average of 40 big blinds per GGPoker's network rules for final tables with players just 12 blinds deep on the final table bubble.

Park Yu "FacelessMan" Cheung was the first player eliminated at the final table in ninth place for $8,483 with "Dragon97" (sixth - $20,115), "fishnbnin" (seventh - $15,084), "AFS-20" (eighth - $11,312) all hitting the rail soon after.

Vinayagamoorthy held the lead at this point and never looked back. He eliminated "I4betUfoldD" (fourth - $35,771), and Sean "quackhouse" Prendiville (fifth - $26,824) before Prinz ousted Curtis "ProdigyC" Lim in third place for $47,701.

Vinayagamoorthy held a nearly 3:1 chip advantage during heads-up play and eliminated Prinz on a cooler when his ace-seven got there against Prinz' snowmen.

Event #10: $100 HUNDRED STACK FInal Table Results

PlacePlayerCountryPrize
1David "Alw4ysinduc3" VinayagamoorthyNorway$84,831
2Markus PrinzAustria$63,610
3Curtis "ProdigyC" LimSingapore$47,700
4i4betUfoldDTurkey$35,771
5Sean "quackhouse" PrendivilleIreland$26,824
6Dragon97Canada$20,115
7fishnbninIsrael$15,084
8AFS-20Brazil$11,312
9Park Yu "FacelessMan" CheungHong Kong$8,483

Head to our Live Reporting Hub to read more about this event.


"PDC Mayor" Wins WSOP Super Circuit Online Series Event #11: $400 COLOSSUS ($330,507)

The $400 COLUSSUS was a two-day affair that attracted a monster field of 10,166 entries across dozens of opening flights for a $3,822,416 prize pool to smash the $2.5 million guarantee.

A total of 1,438 players advanced to Day 2 when New Zealand's "PDC Mayor" won the $330,507 top prize and the gold ring after agreeing to a three-way deal with "TooStonedMonkey" (second - $342,129) and "Clarky91" (third - $302,561).

Meanwhile, Javier "Marco_damme" Fernandez (fifth - $133,370) and Dicky "Floatinworld" Tsang (fifth - $56,242) also took down huge prizes at the final table.

Event #11: $400 COLOSSUS Final Table Results

PlacePlayerCountryPrize
1PDC MayorMexico$330,507*
2TooStonedMonkeyCanada$342,129*
3Clarky91Canada$302,561*
41_2_3Azerbaijan$177,852
5Javier "Marco_damme" FernandezSpain$133,370
6GotchEmIndia$100,013
7Sol1dUkraine$74,999
8Dicky "Floatinworld" TsangHong Kong$56,242
9TheTravellerNorway$42,175

*Reflects three-way deal at the final table.

Click here for a blow-by-blow account of the COLOSSUS


This Week's WSOP Super Circuit Online Schedule

Four circuit rings are up for grabs this coming week with PLO-aficionados no doubt having Event #15: $400 PLOSSUS circled in their agendas. The PLOSSUS provides massive value thanks to its $1 million guarantee for a $400 buy-in. Plenty of Day 1 flights will be held throughout the week with a winner crowned on Day 2 on Sunday, May 23.

DateDayTime (EDT)EventBuy-inGuarantee
May 18Tuesday2:05 p.m.#12: $800 Pot Limit Omaha Championship$800$250,000
May 22Saturday2:05 p.m.#13: $210 Bounty 6-Max No Limit Hold'em$210$500,000
May 23Sunday2:05 p.m.#14: $77 LUCKY 7's No Limit Hold'em$77$500,000
May 23Sunday4:05 p.m.#15: $400 PLOSSUS, $1M GTD [PLO, Day 2]$400$1,000,000

There's plenty more to come in the upcoming weeks, including the biggest WSOP Circuit Main Event ever with a buy-in of $525 and a $5M guarantee. The Main Event is running May 23-30, with the final table live streamed on June 5.

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