A Champion Will be Crowned in the 2020 GGPoker WSOP Winter Online Circuit Event #1 BIG $50
The third champion during the 2020 GGPoker World Series of Poker Winter Online Circuit will be crowned today as Event #1 BIG $50 plays down to a winner. After the completion of all starting days and the following Day 2 last Sunday, the nine-handed final table had been determined and the remaining contenders will return to their seats on GGPoker at 6.30 p.m. GMT.
All nine hopefuls have $11,569 secured already but all eyes are set on the top prize of $168,810 and the coveted WSOP Online Circuit ring that comes with it. Best-positioned to win the title is one of two known players on the final table, as Aleksey "ImLuckPads" Savenkov holds the lead with a stack of 39,464,531. The closest followers are China's "QY707" (27,120,798) and Russia's "party_maker1" (24,162,749), who are separated by a few big blinds only.
Germany's Otto "D00MSWITCHER" Lemke sits in fourth place with a stack of 19,098,917 and the further contenders hail from another four different countries to make it an international showdown.
|Position||Player||Country||Chip Count||Big Blinds|
|1||Aleksey "ImLuckPads" Savenkov||Russia||39,464,531||79|
|4||Otto "D00MSWITCHER" Lemke||Germany||19,098,917||38|
According to the final table information, there are just over nine and a half minutes remaining at blinds of 250,000/500,000 with a running ante of 60,000 and the new level may start right after the finalists have manually drawn for their seats.
The PokerNews updates will be based on real-time and showdown cards only, however, the action is also broadcasted with cards-up coverage and commentary on a delay on the GGPoker.tv Twitch channel.
2020 WSOP Winter Online Circuit Winners so Far
|Event #||Event Name||Buy-In||Prize Pool||Entries||Winner||Top Prize|
|2||Super MILLION$||$10,300||$5,110,000||511||Joaquin Melogno||$636,072|
|3||Deepstack NLHE Championship||$3,000||$1,436,400||504||Christian Jeppsson||$244,202|
|4||Monster Stack NLHE||$800||$1,060,200||1,395||Live Updates|