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Probability Kornuth Wins Stairway to Millions Step 2 ($51,600)

Jon Sofen

Chance Kornuth

Two events within the most foremost-ever PokerGO Stairway to Millions sequence at Aria in Las Vegas are already within the books. At the final table of the 2d step — $2,150 No-Limit Take’em — poker expert Probability Kornuth came out victorious for a $51,600 payday.

The Chip Chief Coaching founder beat out a self-discipline of 129 entrants, continuing on from his 2021 success. Final 12 months, Kornuth finished 2d to Ali Imsirovic within the Global Poker Index Participant of the 12 months standings. He scooped his third career World Sequence of Poker (WSOP) bracelet in October when he shipped Event #29: $10,000 Rapid Deck for $194,670.

Stairway to Millions Event #2 Final Desk Outcomes

Bellow Participant Prize
1 Probability Kornuth $28,500
2 Eric Stanley 1st earl baldwin of bewdley $36,120
3 Jovan Santiago $28,380
4 Joelle Parenteau $23,220
5 Brock Wilson $18,060
6 Jeremy Ausmus $12,900

Kornuth on Top of his Game

At the Stairway to Millions final table Friday afternoon, which aired on PokerGO, the talented poker expert dominated play as soon as extra. He confronted some complex competitors, including runner-up Eric Stanley 1st earl baldwin of bewdley, a Las Vegas local tournament crusher, three-time WSOP bracelet winner Jeremy Ausmus, and up-and-coming famous person Brock Wilson.

Kornuth additionally cashed within the most foremost tournament of the sequence, an $1,100 purchase-in no-restrict defend’em tournament, the honorable game played all over the sequence. He finished in 16th characteristic for $3,800 in that one. In doing so, esteem every person who cashes in every Stairway to Millions tournament, he received a free entry into the following tournament. All of the sequence schedule is as follows:

Date Purchase-In Guarantee
Jan. 12 $1,100 $100,000
Jan. 13 $2,150 $100,000
Jan. 14 $4,200 $100,000
Jan. 15 $8,400 $200,000
Jan. 16 $15,800 $300,000
Jan. 17 $25,100 $500,000
Jan. 18 $52,000 $500,000
Jan. 19 $102,000 $1,200,000

Kornuth all over again earned his scheme into a free purchase-in for Event #3: $4,200 No-Limit Take’em, as did the opposite 18 players who cashed in Event #2. Other notables who reached the money originate air of the final table encompass Vikenty Shegal (eighth characteristic for $10,320) and Michael Wang (13th characteristic for $5,160).

Event #3 began Friday afternoon contained within the Aria poker room with 84 entrants, 12 of whom could be paid. The tournament is taking part in real down to the final table sooner than the evening concludes. At the time of publishing, 9 players remained and Kornuth used to be as soon as extra on top of the leaderboard. Jesse Lonis and Joseph Cheong were additionally restful standing.

The final table is spot to air at 1 p.m. PT Saturday on PokerGO.

*Image courtesy of PokerGO.

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