Dec 30, 2020
Photo: Soheb Porbandarwala becomes the newest WPT Champions Club member
Two hands after getting bluffed off the better hand on the river, Balakrishna Patur (pbkreddy) moves all in from the button/small blind for 45.1 million with , and Soheb Porbandarwala (MyCousinVinny5) calls with . Patur needs to improve to stay alive.
The board comes , and Porbandarwala wins the pot — and the WPT title — with ace high.
Balakrishna Patur finishes as the runner-up, earning $164,868.
Soheb Porbandarwala (MyCousinVinny5) wins the WPT Online Poker Open powered by partypoker US Network, earning $239,820. That amount includes Porbandarwala’s $15,000 seat into the season-ending WPT Tournament of Champions presented by Baccarat Crystal. Porbandarwala also wins a WPT Champions Trophy, a Hublot Big Bang E Titanium watch (valued at $5,200), and a set of Baccarat Crystal Beluga Highball Glasses.
Congratulations to Soheb Porbandarwala!
1st: Soheb Porbandarwala (MyCousinVinny5) – $239,820*
2nd: Balakrishna Patur (pbkreddy) – $164,868
3rd: Matt Iles (Boozehound) – $127,398
4th: anomalous – $95,948
5th: Obli Prabu (PokerKarma) – $75,565
6th: Alex Farin (luckyman10) – $56,830
7th: Tim Kuder (timkuder) – $41,217
8th: Daniel Buzgon (leinad) – $28,727
* First-prize amount includes the winner’s $15,000 entry into the season-ending WPT Tournament of Champions presented by Baccarat Crystal.
Photo: Runner-Up Balakrishna Patur (pbkreddy)