Former Skilled StarCraft Participant Jinho Hong Wins Poker Hall of Fame Bounty


Jinho Hong

After scoring his most inspiring-ever dwell cash of $696,011 a mere three weeks within the past, Jinho Hong has now gained his first bracelet and a additional $276,067 by coming out victorious within the 2022 World Series of Poker (WSOP) Event #76: $1,979 Poker Hall of Fame Bounty. He defeated Punnat Punsri heads-up in a self-discipline consisting of 865 entries. The entire prize pool of this event used to be $1,495,363 with 130 avid gamers getting paid within the discontinue.

Hong, furthermore better is named “YellOw” within the StarCraft scene, used to be visibly touched by the select and his rail. After taking the frequent winner shots, his rail flooded the feature desk residing for the neighborhood picture and then spent some time taking selfies whereas he proudly confirmed off his bracelet.

“For now I’m so overjoyed, my head is empty, very apprehensive however I’m lawful so grateful that I’ve gained a bracelet,” used to be his response correct after winning. “The select on the Wynn Summer Fundamental used to be a bigger cash however for me, the bracelet is a long way more predominant to me and optimistically within the long bustle, a long way more Koreans support on attempting to in finding the bracelet and optimistically our nation grows.”

When asked about his connection to Bertrand “ElkY” Grospellier he indicated that they discuss fingers and technique infrequently. He furthermore added this: “The foreign scene is significantly better than the Asian scene, particularly the Korean one. Korean avid gamers are quiet somewhat of left on the abet of attributable to the language barrier and the skill level however it and not utilizing a doubt’s correct that I finally executed something for Koreans.”

Event #76: $1,979 Poker Hall of Fame Bounty Closing Table Outcomes


Jinho Hong
South Korea

Punnat Punsri

Jakob Miegel

Daniel Weinman
United States

Pavel Spirins

Yuri Dzivielevski

George Rotariu

Bas de Laat

Dov Markowich

Quick-Paced Action

Hong got here into the day because the chip leader with Punsri following him sizzling on his heels. “It used to be correct that I used to be the chip leader, however Punsri used to be sitting at as soon as to my left, it used to be stunning tricky to take care of that, however it and not utilizing a doubt used to be what it used to be,” he mirrored abet on the delivery of the day.

Hong increased his chip result in having almost twice as great as Punsri when he knocked out both Yuri Dzivielevski and George Rotariu within the 2nd hand of the day. Dzivielevski had shoved with pocket fives and Rotariu set up his match life at possibility whereas conserving ace-jack. Hong held the ace-queen and whereas both Rotariu and Hong flopped high two pair, Hong held with the queen-kicker to in finding the closing desk down to 5 avid gamers.

Pavel Spirins used to be short with four mountainous blinds and managed to double up thru Punsri however then misplaced all these chips to Daniel Weinman with ace-9 versus king-queen of diamonds. Spirins grew to change into the straight draw and hit it on the river however Weinman furthermore hit his flush to knock out the Latvian participant in fifth web page.

Daniel WeinmanDaniel Weinman done in fourth web page for $86,730.

Nonetheless Weinman failed to exhaust on to those chips as he needed to resign them to Punsri when his ace-9 failed to join on the deuce-5-king-jack-seven board whereas Punsri hit a pair of jacks on the turn with the queen-jack in his hand. Weinman earned 419 factors for the WSOP Participant of the twelve months leaderboard, not moderately ample to overhaul Daniel Zack, who furthermore got here over for somewhat to test out the action.

About a moments later, Jakob Miegel fell in third web page when his pocket tens couldn’t beat the kings of Punsri to send the younger German to the payout desk for his biggest life-time cash whereas Punsri increased his slender chip lead over Hong.

After a rapid ruin, heads-up play commenced and the action slowed down somewhat as runt pots went abet and forth however things grew to change into spherical when Hong doubled up when the complete chips went in for them on the eight-queen-six-deuce board. They had both flopped high pair however Hong had an ace for the kicker to lope away Punsri on the abet of with four mountainous blinds.

Punsri doubled up as soon as however the curtains fell for him when he shoved 11 mountainous blinds in with pocket rockets and saw them in finding cracked by Hong’s ace-four when the board gave him a backdoor flush.

Jinho HongThe 2nd Jinho Hong sees he has gained!

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1 Can not Discontinue Kopp: Katie Kopp Wins First Bracelet of the 2022 WSOP
2 David Peters Wins 2022 WSOP Event #2: $100Okay High Roller Bounty for 4th Gold Bracelet
3 Scott Seiver Wins 4th Bracelet in 2022 WSOP Event #3: $2,500 Freezeout NLH ($320,059)
4 For a Better Motive: Brad Ruben Wins 4th Bracelet in 2022 WSOP Event #4: $1,500 Dealer’s Alternative
5 Dan Smith Captures 1st Bracelet; Wins 2022 WSOP Event #6: $25Okay Heads-Up Championship
6 Norbert Szecsi Captures The Third Bracelet of his Occupation on the 2022 WSOP
7 Manig ”Ohio77” Loeser Wins 2d Online Bracelet in as Many Years
8 Amnon Filippi Wins First WSOP Bracelet in Event #7: $1,500 Omaha Whats up-Lo 8 or Better ($252,718)
9 Chad Eveslage Wins 2022 WSOP Event #8: $25,000 High Roller ($1,415,610)
10 Alex Livingston Wins 2022 WSOP Event #9: $1,500 Seven Card Stud ($103,282)
11 Henry Acain Wins 2022 WSOP Event #5: $500 The Housewarming ($701,215)
12 Raj Vohra Wins His First Bracelet on the 2022 WSOP; Takes Down the $600 Deepstack
13 Ben Diebold Wins 2022 WSOP $10,000 Dealer’s Alternative 6-Handed Championship ($299,488)
14 Jake Schindler Wins First Bracelet and $1,328,068 in Event #12: $50,000 High Roller
15 First Time’s the Enchantment: Michael Moncek Wins Event #13: $1,500 Restrict Defend’em
16 Frenchman Leo Soma Wins First WSOP Bracelet in Event #14: $1,500 Six-Handed No-Restrict Defend’em ($456,889)
17 Dominick Sarle Wins 2022 WSOP Event #17: $2,500 Blended Triple Scheme Lowball ($164,243)
18 Bryan Schultz Wins 2022 WSOP Event #18: $1,000 Freezeout No-Restrict Defend’em ($330,057)
19 Stefan Lehner Wins First Bracelet in Event #16: $3,000 No-Restrict Defend’em ($558,616)
20 Denis Nesterenko Wins Event #20: $1,500 Restrict 2-7 Lowball Triple Scheme ($108,250)
21 Tong Li Wins $1,467,739 and First Bracelet in Event #19: $25,000 Pot-Restrict Omaha High Roller
22 Adam Friedman Wins Fifth WSOP Gold Bracelet in Event #22: $10,000 Seven Card Stud Championship
23 Brian Altman Captures His Maiden WSOP Bracelet within the Online $400 Extremely Deepstack
24 Christopher Chatman Flips to Elevate First WSOP Bracelet in Event #24: $1,000 Flip & Wander
25 Elevate Wazwaz Ships Event #25: $800 No-Restrict Defend’em Deepstacks For $358,346
26 Mike Jukich Wins the $1,500 Monster Stack on the 2022 WSOP For $966,577
27 K9 & Canines Fortunate for Jonathan Cohen in Event #26: $10,000 Restrict Defend’em Championship ($245,678)
28 Michael Simhai Hits the Stamp in 2022 WSOP Event #27: Shootout NLH ($240,480)
29 Robert Cowen Wins Bracelets in Abet-to-Abet Years; Binks $50Okay PLO High Roller for $1.4M
30 Maxx Coleman Wins Elusive First Bracelet within the $1,500 No-Restrict 2-7 Lowball Scheme
31 15 Years within the Making: Daniel Weinman Nabs 1st Bracelet in Event #30: $1,000 PLO
32 Nino Ullmann Wins His First WSOP Bracelet within the $3K NLHE 6-Max Event
33 Brian Hastings Captures Sixth Bracelet in Event #31: $10,000 Restrict 2-7 Lowball Triple Scheme Championship
34 Musician Steve Albini Wins (And Breaks!) 2d Bracelet in 2022 WSOP $1,500 H.O.R.S.E.
35 Lok Chan Wins 2022 WSOP Event #35: $2,500 Blended Gigantic Wager on First Time out to WSOP ($144,338)
36 Ali Eslami Takes Down Event #36: $1,500 Seven Card Stud Whats up-Lo 8 or Better for $135,260 and Maiden WSOP Bracelet
37 Justin Pechie Wins 2d WSOP Bracelet within the $1,500 Freezeout
38 Pedro Bromfman Is Triumphant in Event #38: $10,000 2-7 Single Scheme Championship
39 Ramsey Stovall Wins First Bracelet In 2022 WSOP $1,000 Tidy Turbo Bounty ($191,223)
40 “PmpknHead” Wins WSOP Online Bracelet Event #4: $1,000 Pot-Restrict Omaha 6-Max
41 Aleksejs Ponakovs Defeats Phil Ivey to Elevate Event #42: $100,000 High Roller for $1,897,363
42 Zack Wins 2d Bracelet of the 2022 WSOP; $10,000 Stud Whats up-Lo Championship ($324,174)
43 David Perry Defeats Chris Moorman within the 2022 WSOP $500 Freezeout ($241,729)
44 Winner Winner Rooster Dinner! KFC Fan Kolev Wins 2022 WSOP Millionaire Maker ($1,125,141)
45 Phil Hui Mounts Comeback to Elevate Third Bracelet In $1,500 PLO on the 2022 WSOP
46 Andrew Yeh Rides to Victory in Event #44: $10,000 H.O.R.S.E. Championship ($487,129)
47 Frenchman Jonathan Pastore Wins 2022 WSOP Event #46: $5,000 6-Handed NLHE ($771,765)
48 First Bracelet for Cyprus; Menikos Panagiotou Wins 2022 WSOP Event #48: $1,500 Eight Sport Mix
49 Alex Foxen Goes Wire-to-Wire in $250Okay Tidy High Roller on Ability to Maiden Bracelet ($4,563,700)
50 Simeon Spasov Completes Reach-From-Within the abet of Elevate in Event #49: $2,000 NLH ($527,944)
51 Joao Simao Takes Down 2d Bracelet For $686,242 In $5,000 No-Restrict Defend’em/Pot-Restrict Omaha
52 WSOP Rookie Kijoon Park Wins Event #52: $2,500 9-Sport Mix 6-Handed ($219,799)
53 William “swaggyb” Corvino Captures First Bracelet within the $600 Online Deepstack Championship
54 Eric Smidinger Filled with Emotion After Winning 2022 WSOP Seniors Event ($694,909)
55 James Todd Wins 2022 WSOP Event #54: $500 Salute to Warriors ($161,256); $74,809 Raised for USO
56 Written within the Stars: Paul Hizer Outlasts the Field within the 2022 WSOP Colossus ($414,490)
57 Martin “115FTW” Stoyanov Wins The $500 WSOP Bracelet Turbo Deepstack
58 Patrick Leonard & Espen Jørstad Elevate 2022 WSOP Event #55: $1,000 Trace Crew ($148,067)
59 Lawrence Brandt Wins $1,500 PLO8 After Gruelling Closing Day ($289,610)
60 Shota Nakanishi Wins His First Bracelet in Event #60: $10,000 Quick Deck ($277,212)
61 Tamas Lendvai Wins Event #57: $600 Deep Stack Championship No-Restrict Defend’em ($299,464)
62 Carry out It for Dari: Slump Dudley Wins third WSOP Gold Bracelet for Daughter After Coming Abet from 3BB Quick Stack
63 Dan Cates Makes History; Wins Abet-to-Abet $50,000 Poker Gamers Championship ($1,449,103)
64 Reach Abet Kid: Massoud “CBK” Eskandari Wins First Bracelet in Tidy Seniors for $330,609
65 Poker Hall of Famer Eli Elezra Wins Fifth WSOP Bracelet in $10Okay PLO-8 Championship ($611,362)
66 Konstantin Angelov Wins 2022 WSOP Event #64: $600 PLO Deepstack ($199,466)
67 Nacho Barbero Takes 2022 WSOP $10,000 Tidy Turbo Bounty Bracelet Abet to Argentina
68 Austria’s Jessica Teusl Wins 2022 WSOP Ladies Championship ($166,975)
69 Younger Sik Comes From Within the abet of To Elevate The Mini Predominant Event For $594,189
70 Sean Troha Completes Comeback and Wins the $10Okay PLO Championship ($1,246,770)
71 Quincy Borland Topped Champion of Event #68: $1,000 Million Buck Bounty ($750,120)
72 Bradley Anderson Wins 2022 WSOP Event #72: $1,500 Blended Omaha Whats up-Lo ($195,565)
73 Daniel Strelitz Wins His 2d WSOP Bracelet in Event #73: $1,500 Razz
74 Harry “timexCNT” Hotel Wins His First Bracelet within the $7,777 Fortunate 7’s Online High Roller ($396,666)
75 Pei Li Topped Champion in Event #74: $1,500 Bounty Pot-Restrict Omaha ($190,219)
76 Yevgeniy “Kazak132” Minakrin Wins Online Event #9: $1,000 No Restrict Defend’em Championship ($238,315)
77 Former Skilled StarCraft Participant Jinho Hong Wins Poker Hall of Fame Bounty

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