A champion has been declared in the $150 + $15 Deepstack Turbo, Event #2 in the World Cup of Cards.
After more than eight hours of play, including close to 90 minutes of back-and-forth heads up action between Christina Knot and Anh Nguyen, where both players were saved more than once by unlikely cards being dealt on the river, Christina, of Saint Hippolyte Quebec, finally prevailed.
Anh went all in with and Christina wagered everything on . It looked like Anh might reign victorious, but the final hand was won on the final card when the board was dealt .
As runner up, Anh’s share of the prize pool was $3,210!
But the grand prize of $5,166 and a champion’s bragging rights go to Christina, who demonstrated poise and perseverance throughout the event!