Robert Cowen Wins 2021 WSOP Celebration #80: $3,000 6-Handed PLO ($280,916)

On Friday night time, the 2021 Entire world Collection of Poker (WSOP) Celebration #80: $3,000 6-Handed Pot Limit-Omaha finished and immediately after just about twelve hrs of blazing enjoy on Day 3. It was Robert Cowen who emerged from an unique starting off discipline of 496 runners as the winner of his initially WSOP Bracelet and the grand prize of $280,916.

It took a couple of minutes for the actuality to set in for the poker pro hailing from Swansea, Wales who looked to be nonetheless in the zone from the grueling day of poker but was beginning to loosen up many thanks to a boisterous rail of mates who had been around the moon for their buddy.

“It’s not very sunk in but. It’s a major load off,” he explained. “I have been seeking just one of these (WSOP Bracelet) for 15 several years just after watching the principal and stuff on ESPN”.

It was a terrific event for Cowen to gain as he mentioned he is primarily a PLO hard cash game expert and enjoys to compete in the video game of PLO initially and foremost.

Inspite of the choice for PLO, Cowen is fresh off a 39th-area finish in the Most important Celebration just a several times ago as he was capable to experience that deep run momentum to a bracelet.

“I have experienced rather a couple of deep operates. I performed nicely all series actually I have not produced many issues it’s just that this one landed as the major winner,” he reported referring to his other 4 cashes, such as a few best 70 finishes in PLO activities.

One of the vital palms that propelled Cowen to the bracelet came a few-handed when he was down to one particular card, drawing to a king versus eventual next-spot finisher Robert Emmerson and that king would arrive to breath new everyday living into Cowen’s bid to gain.

“I really do not often cheer when I gain a hand but that 1 was big. And I had no uncertainties that I was heading to get the match,” reported Cowen.

Event #80 Remaining Table Benefits

Action of the Working day

The working day commenced with 24 players and action was purple very hot from the first spark as the gamers ended up engulfed remaining and correct right until the inferno scorched above 50 percent the discipline in advance of the 1st crack, leaving only ten remaining amidst the smoldering ruins.

Engage in would awesome down with 10 remaining as it would acquire an hour and a 50 percent prior to a bombastic double elimination claimed the stacks of David Coleman and Naor Slobodskoy in a person fell swoop. The future victim would not appear for yet another 90 minutes as Raphael Schreiner was eliminated in eighth area to carry the subject down to its unofficial remaining table.

Mike “The Mouth” Matusow navigated the fiery early parts of the working day with his quick stack, having a hose ready to douse his stack every single time it got near to getting fully eaten. He was capable to keep himself alive all the way down to the unofficial last table, but that is the place his journey ultimately ended as he was swallowed up in seventh spot.

Two hrs afterwards immediately after the supper split, Karel Mokry went from significant stack to quick stack in a hurry and was eliminated in sixth put.

5-handed engage in finished up remaining a marathon as it took about two and a fifty percent several hours of back and forth engage in just before William Benson was sent to pack up his luggage in fifth location when he ran into a comprehensive dwelling.

The eliminations went bang-bang as Dylan Weisman was taken out in fourth put only a pair of palms later when his aces were being cracked by the nut flush as his bid for a next pot-limit Omaha bracelet of this WSOP arrived just limited.

Uri Reichenstein had a deep operate in a exceptional PLO celebration for him as he departed in third spot just after navigating his way by the area just before at some point slipping when he could not locate a flush to prevail over trips.

That would established up the heads-up fight of the Brits named Robert, which appeared to have the likely to be an epic and long battle as both of those gamers were being incredibly deep and Cowen held just a slight direct around Emmerson. But Cowen took a commanding direct speedily as he grabbed a maintain of the proceedings with some intense perform. Emmerson would claw again shut to even right until Cowen ultimately took handle yet again and capped it off with a extraordinary final hand exactly where he would acquire with a king-high flush that Emmerson known as off on the river following a tortured tank.

Congratulations to Robert Cowen, winner of Function #80: $3,000 6-Handed Pot Restrict-Omaha!

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