Christoph Vogelsang took down Super High Roller Bowl event, beating 56 players for a first place prize of $6 million. $300,000 buy-in event was held at the Aria Resort & Casino in Las Vegas. After five days of pulsating action, Germany’s Vogelsang beat USA’s Jake Schindler in the heads-up to claim the title.
The win helped stretch Vogelsang’s career earnings to $13,739,813 and placed him at number two on Germany’s All Time Money List.
Speaking after the win, the German pro said:
“It’s great, I feel good. It’s such a great tournament – it’s got the best structure ever and the Aria is doing such an amazing job and I hope I can play here again.”
Seven players made it to the final table and after a series of eliminations Vogelsang had to fight it out with Schindler for the title.
The two battle for almost two hours in the heads-up. The final hand was played with Schindler (Jh-8h) bluffing all-in on a 10c-3h-2d-7h-2c board.
Vogelsang (10s-7c) made the call with two pair to condemn Schindler to a runner-up for $3,600,000. Vogelsang not only captured the title but also walked home with a $13,500 package through to the WSOP Main Event on July 8th.
Final Table Results:
1: Christoph Vogelsang $6,000,000
2: Jake Schindler $3,600,000
3: Stefan Schillhabel $2,400,000
4: Leon Tsoukernik $1,800,000
5: Byron Kaverman $1,400,000
6: Pratyush Buddiga $1,000,000
7: Justin Bonomo $600,000
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