Bertrand ”ElkY” Grospellier won World Poker tour Festa al Lago yesterday, and won the first prize money of $1,4 million. This final table only took five hours to play, and then all five other players were eliminated by the Team Pokerstars pro Grospellier.
Heads up Grospellier were up against Nam Le, who is a very good player that have great results in World Poker Tour events. But this time he would not win. Grospellier had a 15 to 1 lead when it was time for heads up. The last hand of the tournament was when Grospellier had 10-10 and Le had A-Q. Grospelliers 10-10 held and he was the winner of $1.4 million. Nam Le got a second prize of $943,215.
This was the final standings in the WPT Festa al Lago:
1: Bertrand ”ElkY” Grospellier – $1,4 million
2: Nam Le – $943,215
3: Oddie Dardon – $506,245
4: Nenad Medic – $$373,010
5: Adam Levy – $266,445
6: William Mietz – $186,510
Next World Poker Tour event is Foxwoods World Poker finals in Connecticut between 5-11 of November.