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James “Danfriel” Gilbert Wins WSOP 2021 $1,000 NLH North American Open ($137,570)

The 2021 World Series of Poker (WSOP) Online resumed on Sunday with Event #18: $1,000 NLH North American Open, which drew 524 competitors and 232 rebuys. A 756-entry field created the $692,000 prize pool, and James “Danfriel” Gilbert emerged triumphant after nearly 11 hours of play to take home the top prize of $137,570 and his first gold bracelet.

According to The Hendon Mob, Gilbert was a WSOP Circuit ring winner with over $2.1 million in live event earnings after defeating wunderkind Landon “ActionDealer” Tice in heads-up play. It includes $434,598 for coming second in the 2015 WPT Borgata Poker Open and $326,565 for finishing second in the 2018 WPT Seminole Rock N Roll Poker Open, both career highs.

Gilbert came close to earning a bracelet at the 2017 World Series of Poker as he was placed third in Event #50: $1,500 NLH for $139,180. He finished ninth in the 2017 WSOP Event #68: $3,000 NLH for an extra $48,745.

2021 WSOP Online Event #18 Final Table Results 





James “Danfriel” Gilbert



Landon “ActionDealer” Tice



Brett “furofakind” Shaffer



Felix “madenspauwke” Vandeput



Tony “Panoramic” Dunst






William “swaggyb” Corvino






Daniel “st0neydanza” Dagostino


Some of the players who finished in the top 126 and made money were Kristen “krissyb24” Bicknell (12th, $7,404),  Raman “Acrogum” Afanasenka (13th, – $5,882), Chance “bingsui” Kornuth (14th, – $5,882), Jonathan “Art.Vendelay” Dokler (20th, – $3,875), Mike “mkspresident” Shin (27th, – $3,875), Ian “apokerjoker2” Steinman (rank 43rd, – $2,699), Ryan “bitc0in” Riess (57th, – $2,007), and Event #17 champ Justin “LappyPoker” Lapka (ranked 79th – $1,661), who couldn’t grab his first WSOP gold bracelet.

Final Poker Table Action

Daniel “st0neydanza” Dagostino became the first final poker table victim after losing a flip with ace-king against the pocket jacks of Brett “furofakind” Shaffer. Shaffer flopped top pair with queen-jack just after the Big Slick of “DLAZ14” went down in flames.

Gilbert was busted at that moment,  removed William “swaggyb” Corvino in seventh place after winning a race with ace-jack against pocket eights and eliminating “tennispro75” by winning another flip ten holding against ace-jack. 

Gilbert maintained his lead when he rivered with an ace with ace-five against two-time bracelet winner and WPT pundit Tony “Panoramic” Dunst who had pocket nines. With only four players left, Gilbert had a big lead, Tice was second in chips, and Felix “madenspauwke” Vandeput and Shaffer were the two extreme short stacks.

Gilbert went on to eliminate them in back-to-back hands, giving him a chip advantage of more than 4:1 as he dove into heads-up play. Tice battled tooth and nail, but Gilbert’s lead was too big to overcome. Tice eventually got it in with king-eight, but he fell short against Gilbert’s king-ten.

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