Johan Guilbert Wins Super High Roller Series Europe Event #2: $25,000 NL Hold’em for $506,250

(Image courtesy of PokerNews.com) The Merit Poker presents Super High Roller Series Europe rolled on with Event #2: $25,000 No-Limit Hold'em from Merit Royal Hotel Casino & Spa in North Cyprus. Coming out on top from the 81-entry field was Johan Guilbert, winning $506,250 in prize money. The Merit Poker presents Super

Johan Guilbert Eliminated by Sergio Aido

On a flop of [8d4dTh], Johan Guilbert checked from the small blind to Jason Koon who continued for 36,000. Sergio Aido called in the cutoff before Johan Guilbert check-raised all-in fro 183,000. Koon folded, but Aido called with his [QdTd] to be against Guilbert's [5d6d]. The turn and river landed the [Js]

Kings Against Kings

Dan Shak opened to 20,000 before Johan Guilbert used a time extension and moved all-in next to act for 121,000. Cary Katz shoved over the top for 159,000, and Shak folded his [QsTs] face-up. Guilbert: [KsKc] Katz: [KhKd] The board ran out [9d7c2s8hQd] and Guilbert and Katz chopped.

Johan Guilbert Eliminated by Jason Koon

Jason Koon raised the button to 16,000 before Johan Guilbert shoved for 147,000 from the small blind. Koon called. Guilbert: [7h7d] Koon: [Ac8c] The board ran out [9h6s6d8hAs] and Guilbert was eliminated.

Jason Koon vs. Johan Guilbert

Johan Guilbert opened to 10,000 from late position and action folded to Jason Koon in the big blind, and he called. The flop fell [As3s2c], and action checked through. The dealer burned and turned the [5s], and Koon checked. Guilbert fired for 10,000, and Koon called. The river [5h] completed

Cary Katz Bets Out the Field

Action folded to Jason Koon in the cutoff, and he opened to 4,500. Cary Katz was next to act and called. Sergi Reixach was in the small blind, and he called. Johan Guilbert was in the big blind, and he called. The flop fell [Kh4d3c], and action checked to Katz,

Daniel Negreanu Moves Over 300K

With approximately 50,000 in the middle and the board reading [Qc5c3h7hAd], Daniel Negreanu fired for 36,000. Johan Guilbert was the other player in the hand, and he used a time extension before tossing in the call. Negreanu tabled [Ah2c] for a rivered pair of aces, and Guilbert mucked.

Johan Guilbert Doubles Through Jordan Redavid

On a board of [4c2d7d5d] with roughly 75,000 in the middle, Johan Guilbert checked from middle position to Jordan Redavid in the cutoff who wagered 28,000. Guilbert used two time extensions before check-raising all-in for 87,500. Redavid called. Redavid: [6d6s] Guilbert: [9d9s] The river landed the [Td] and Guilbert doubled through.

Johan Guilbert Wins Battle of the Blinds

Action folded to Daniel Negreanu in the small blind, and he completed. Johan Guilbert was in the big blind, and he raised to 8,000. Negreanu called. The flop fell [Td8c6c], and Negreanu checked. Guilbert fired for 6,000, and Negreanu tossed his cards into the muck.