Bertrand ‘ElkY’ Grospellier Takes Second Title at the 2009 WCOOP

elky.jpgDuring event 38 of this year’s World Championship of Online Poker (WCOOP) Bertrand ‘ElkY’ Grospellier took his second title in this series.Grospellier recorded his second win in just two days with his title at the $215 NL Hold’em.

This event attracted a field of 9,219 opponents and Grospellier outplayed them all. So far, the poker titan has cashed 5 times in the series and got 2 titles. It is no longer unusual to read ElkY’s name in the list of winners at every new event; this player has started to show his real value.

The final results of event 38 were:

  1. Bertrand “ElkY” Grospellier (United Kingdom) — $263,323.20
  2. jektiss (Germany) — $193,620.00
  3. chilipepp (Norway) — $137,285.80
  4. Â KNtheKid (Canada) — $92,200.00
  5. Profesigh (United States) — $73,760.00
  6. kezug (Denmark) — $55,320.00
  7. Â jm18 (Canada) — $36,880.00
  8. bundesmiro (Germany) — $20,284.00
  9. Trippple_A (Netherlands) — $12,908.00

ElkY kept the chip lead throughout most of the final stage of the final table.

It was such a tough tournament, too; I was only a few cards away from elimination a couple of times and the final three tables were filled with all the greatest online players.”

Now I gotta be ready and prepare because WCOOP is far from over, the WCOOP main event is my favorite online tournament of the year and I’m so ready to play my best once again. I hope to see all of you there.” he stated.

  Source: PokerStars