Christoph Vogelsang has not had the best of luck in the heads-up battle, and what luck he did have has finally run out.
Mikita Badziakouski pushed all-in pre-flop with and Vogelsang called with . The German would need some help to survive, and he didn’t get it on the flop.
The turn of changed nothing, and one of the two remaining eights in the deck needed to come for him to win the hand. The confirmed Mikita Badziakouski as the Event #9 champion, winning £486,000, and giving Christoph Vogelsang the runner-up prize of £270,000. What a whirlwind heads-up finish to award the biggest prize of the British Poker Open so far.