The 2019 British Poker Open (BPO) was played out between 2nd to 12th September at the Aspers Casino in London, England. The tenth and the final event of the series is now a wrap. The first week of the series saw 8 tournaments taking place, among them four £10,500 buy-in events and the other four that cost £26,000.
BPO Event #10 £100,000 No Limit Hold’em attracted a small chunk of 12 entries to create a prize pool of £1.2 million to be divided among only the top two players, with none other than Cary Katz and Ben Tollerene heading to the showdown.
Tollerene’s battle wasn’t smooth. He started with the shortest stack and managed to regain control after closing the gap with Katz in heads-up battle. In the final hand, Katz was at risk with ace-six but Tollerene flopped open-ended with jack-ten suited and made a straight on the river. He paved his way to being called an ultimate champion of BPO 2019 £100,000 No Limit Hold’em Main Event by winning £840,000.
The final table witnessed 4 players returning to the showdown, but unfortunately, Christoph Vogelsang and Mikita Badziakouski left empty-handed. Vogelsang as we all know stands 3rd in Germany’s All Time Money with total live earnings of $20+ million.
Tollerene expressed, “This event, and this series, was very tough and I don’t have all the confidence in the world against these guys. If this was PLO, I would’ve felt much more comfortable but whenever I do play hold’em I put in time to study and be well prepared.”
The US-based Tollerene stands with multiple winnings and placed in the 3rd position of Texas, USA All Time Money with massive total live earnings of $9.5 million. Under the username ‘Ben86’ is also an online player specializing in pot-limit Omaha.
With an end to British Poker Open (BPO), it is almost time for the upcoming £250,000 Super High Roller Bowl London to begin on September 13th. Keep reading GutshotMagazine.com for the latest updates on poker news around the world.
Check out our online poker rooms section, where you can read reviews on the biggest and best poker rooms in the country, while also taking advantage of their bonuses and promotions. Check out these top poker rooms HERE.
Signup with "GUTSHOT" and get $2 FREE
Offer: 200% bonus up to $1,000 or $100 in instant rewards on first deposit
Sign-up with Gutshot
Offer: Get ₹100 FREE
Sign-up code: GUT100
Offer: Get ₹50 FREE Bonus
Offer: Get ₹50 Sign-up Bonus FREE
Sign-up code: NA
Offer: Get up to 50% Rake Back on PLO Tables
Offer: Deposit ₹100 using code 'SHIP200' & Get Up To 200% Bonus
Sign-up with code "GUTSHOT"
Offer: Welcome Bonus - 100% upto $600
100% Bonus On 1st Deposit
Offer: Use Code: GUTSHOT
Sign Up and Get ₹1000 FREE (₹250 Instant)
Sign-up with "GUTSHT"
Offer: Get FREE Rs.100 (50 Instant & 50 Locked)
Sign-up with code PHGUTSHOT
Offer: Get 100% Bonus on First Deposit using code GSFTD
Use code: WELCOME1000
Offer: Get ₹1000 Bonus
Sign-up with "GUTSHOT"
Offer: Get FREE Rs.100
Use Code: GSMAG
Offer: Sign Up And Get ₹100 FREE
Use code GUTSHOT
Offer: Sign up and get ₹50 FREE
SUBMIT YOUR ARTICLE
SUBMIT YOUR ARTICLE