The Event#54 or €10,300 No Limit Hold’em (High Roller) of the European poker tour season 12 took place at RDS in Dublin belongs to Samuel Panzica of the United States. Panzica played out superbly and won the title as well as a cash amount of €375,770.
He defeated Akin Tuna, A German poker pro who collected €290,000 being runner up. The €10K High Roller attracted 185 players out of which 45 re entrants, generated a hugh cash prize pool of €1,794,500. Top 27 places were paid out.
Sam Panzica was very lucky and finished for three kings in the heads up round. This was simply awesome and will certainly be in peoples mind at least for some time.
Play resumed with top 13 remaining players today. After a couple of hands Diego Ventura of Peru hit the rail and finished at 13 th place with an amount €29,610. After his removal from the game Sam Chartier, Canada (€29,610), Christoph Vogelsang of Germany (€34,100) and Jerry Odeen of Sweden €34,100 got busted for twelfth, eleventh, and tenth positions.
Whereas Rocco Palumbo of Italy (€40,200), and William Arruda of Brazil (€48,630) were ninth and eight position holders at the High Roller event.
Top six positions at the game:-
Samuel Panzica was the title winner for €375,770. Akin Tuna of Germany was the runner up and added €290,000 to his main account. Sergey Lebedev of Russia was at third place and got €184,650.
Fourth, fifth and sixth places were for Emil Patel of Finland (€150,550), David Kitai of Belgium (€120,050) and Ryan Riess of USA for €92,240.
Top two finalists Panzica and Tuna decided to make a deal and succeeded. Panzica got €375,770 and the trophy whereas Akin Tuna collected €290,000, being a runner up.This was a very successful event took place at RDS in Ireland’s Dublin.