‘WPT BPO Championship’
Level 35 (200,000/400,000/50,000)
Total Entries: 1,179
Players Remaining: 1
Average Stack: 35,370,000
Finally, Gruneberg called for his tournament life from the big blind after Sylvia shoved from the button for his last 5,850,000. Gruneberg was ahead with but would need to hold against Sylvia’s . The flop was an interesting one as Sylvia hit a pair, but Gruneberg gained a flush draw in the process. The gave Gruneberg outs to a chop but the [kd on the river did not help him and he will take home second place.
Gruneberg will earn $490,617 for his finish, easily the largest tournament score of his career that will put him over the $1,300,000 mark in career earnings. Given how he played in this tournament, we will likely see Gruneberg again in the years to come. A winner’s recap will be posted shortly.