PartyPoker Ambassadors played at WPT Big Game final table
Another WPT Big Game tournament at PartyPoker collected 202 entries that formed a prize pool of $1 027 215. Six PartyPoker Ambassadors took part in the event. In addition to the poker pros from PartyPoker, the following players participated in tournament: Kahle Burns, Daniel Dvoress, Alex Foxen, Fedor Holz and others. This is just a small part of those who fought for the victory in Big Game.
Two of the six PartyPoker Ambassadors got to the final table. These are Ludovic Geilich and Patrick Leonard. Ludovic was one of the first to leave final table. He finished seventh and earned $33 354 of prize money.
His colleague Patrick Leonard managed to stay in the game longer and he became the first among participants to get a six-figure payout. Patrick finished third and enriched with $107 000 of prize money.
In heads-up, the battle between Sosia Jiang from New Zealand and Philipp Hofbauer from Austria took place. Those, who are not familiar with Jiang’s career, this girl is ranked second in the list of the most successful poker players in New Zealand.
Jiang won $1 482 000 in the live tournaments during her entire career. She has four six-figure results and a victory in PokerStars Championship 2017 in Macau. Now the girl has added another six-digit amount ($206 110) to her awards list.
WPT Big Game results as at 25 August