Month: June 2015

Jason Mercier: The Winner Of The 3rd SCOOP Title

PokerStars may consider about the changing name of SCOOP (Spring Championship Of Online Poker) to the player “Jason Mercier Spring Poker Invitational”, if not for all event, event belonging high buy ins. Since the 2015 version of the celebrated internationally online poker series started this Sunday, Mercier has now gotten success to win three labels after he brought down SCOOP-20-H NL Hold’em $2,100 [4-Max] today for almost $180,000.

A week ago, Mercier have victory over the SCOOP-05-H: $2,100 FL Badugi as well as SCOOP-08-H: $2,100 NL which is a draw event in consecutive days. In his two earlier triumphs, Mercier hammer out consolidated field of 99 entrants divided in to 56 and 43. Now, it was a time, when he hammer out a field of 398 entrants, together with an extreme last table in the company of Ryan “HITTHEPANDA” Calvin “cal42688” Anderson and Franklin.

The occasion was kept going for more than two days, with the initial day ceasing with 16 remaining participants. Of those giving back, the field filled with excellent online players sitting at top Griffin “Flush_Entity” Benger who gained 16th place and $9,209, Tom “hitthehole” Middleton gained 15th positions and $9,209, and Jeremy “EndlessJ” Menard remained at13th place and received $9,209.

At the last table, “TransSib” was placed at fourth place, and after that Mercier combat tough with Anderson amid three-gave play. Mercier in the end maintained his way for taking lead in the chip ahead of he made Anderson to shift to third place as card shows {K-}{K-} to {K-}{Q-}. Anderson is the players who had gain victory of his record 6th SCOOP title prior in the game, could gain only shy of $70,000 for his completion. Franklin and Mercier delayed the competition as they had to talk about the deal, and it brought about with the result that Mercier got $170,457 while Franklin had to satisfied with $152,789.