25-year-old Estonian earned half a million dollars in a poker tournament

Pay a considerable bay-in $ 25,500 decided 70 poker, but only 11 of them eventually made their way to the prize area. Among them and the 25-year-old Ottomar Ladva. Estonets is a professional chess player. He won the championship of his country four times, and in 2016 he earned the status of the Grasmaster.

In this case. In particular, in 2019 he won one of the EPT Barcelona Side-Intauce, earning more than $ 200,000. Last year, Ottomar actively played Wsop Online, which has been hit by prizes for 13 times. The same success on Super High Roller WPT has become the greatest poker achievement of a successful chess player.

In Hedz-Ape Estonian had to compete with one of the most successful tournament players in history Justin Bonomo. Moreover, the famous Canadian went out into the final duel with a stack 4 times larger than Ottoman! The decisive duel lasted more than two hours and during this time Lada was able to victory in a much more experienced opponent. The Estonia Representative was the biggest career prizes – $ 529 thousand. Bonomo for second place got 327 thousand.