Moldavian wins WPT Main Event
Moldovan poker player Pavel Plesuv became the best in the Main Event World Poker Tour Seminole Rock ‘N’ Roll Open, held in Hollywood. The $3,500 buy-in event attracted 898 participants. The winner won over half a million dollars. In heads-up, the Moldovan met with American Jim Gilbert. The championship title was contested over 69 hands. At the end of the confrontation, Pavel Plesuv commented on his win, recalling his own failure in another tournament of the World Poker Tour series: I still can’t believe I won, because three years ago I played heads-up at WPT Prague and, despite the chip advantage, I lost . I am very glad to return and the first place in the event. WPT Seminole Rock ‘N’ Roll Poker Open Final Table Results Pavel Plesuv, Moldova – $504,820 Jim Gilbert, USA – $326,565 Jeremy Joseph, USA – $240,945 Marius Gierse, Germany – $179,710 Chris Kennedy, USA – $135,505 Ravi Raghavan, USA – $103,310 Pavel Plesuv is the best poker player in Moldova. During his career, the total amount of his prize money amounted to more than $ 4 million. He has victories in PokerStars Championship Barcelona, EPT Prague and other tournaments. The largest prize pool of over $924k was earned by a player finishing second in the partypoker MILLIONS Germany Main Event.