In a matter of hours, miller Luis Rocha was on the podium in the biggest two-race championship series in May.
During his visit to PokerStars, he came within one elimination of winning the SCOOP. In Event 95-M: $109 NL Hold’em, he finished 2nd and the driver of account “Lui$starPRO$” surpassed his bankroll with $23,890.
When Luis was all in, he had 24 BBS to open the table post-flop with 9♠8♠J♣ in the middle. He beat Ognyan “cocojamb0” Dimov’s Q♠10♦ with A♦J♠ and tied on the K♥ turn.
The other podium in Event 95-M was Thales “xtha”. “Faria. In addition to the bronze medal, he was awarded $17,030.
At the GGPoker World Festival, Luís showed great resilience in Event 164-H: $Thursday Throwdown He made a further $37,592 when he won with 3 hands.
Luis moved away from his opponent with an open all-in with 9 BBS and saw Mikhail Zavoloka Called with K♣K♠. The Brazilian with K 7♣ had no chance on the Q 10 ♣ 8 ♣ 10 ♥ 9 board.
Rodrigo Semeghini, on the other hand, lost all chips in 6 hands A total of $25,604 was received by the Rio Grinder.