On Wednesday, Cary Katz became the final event winner of the 2021 PokerGO Cup series, topping the 23-entry field for a winning score of $1.058 million. The payday became the eighth seven-figure score of Katz’s career. “It means over a million dollars,” Katz said of what the win means to him.
Sean Winter opened to 70,000 from the cutoff, and Dan Smith moved all-in for 330,000 in the big blind. Winter snap-called. Winter: [8c8d] Smith: [AcQc] The board ran out [5h4d3dQd3s], and Smith turned a queen to double.
Daniel Negreanu opened to 60,000 from the cutoff, and Dan Smith called from the big blind. The flop fell [As9c3h], and Smith checked. Negreanu continued for 45,000, and Smith check-raised to 115,000. Negreanu called. The dealer burned and turned the [7h], and Smith used a time extension before checking. Negreanu checked.