Sam Soverel Wins Event #5 of the British Poker Open for £322,000

Sam Soverel got his first British Poker Open win after two second place finishes.

After two runner-up results in previous British Poker Open events this Series, Sam Soverel finally finished one place higher by winning Event #5, and in doing so took a commanding lead in the race to become the overall Series champion. BOSCA BUBBLES It was the Spanish short-stack who would bubble the event,

Vicent Bosca Eliminated in 5th Place on the Bubble

First, Stephen Chidwick raised it up to 65,000 with [QdTs] and Sam Soverel woke up with [AcJd], three-betting all-in for 1.1m. Chidwick made a very quick fold, but so too did Vicent Bosca in the big blind, which, due to paying the ante, cost him half his stack. In the next