The guaranteed $75 million 2022 Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP) is getting off to a great start on PokerStars which has 18 champions being announced during both days. It also included the claiming of a dozen titles on Monday. This included numerous two-day events which started on Sunday.
Brazil’s Pedro «gusmaa» Gusma (lead image) not only took home his second SCOOP title of his career after winning the SCOOP 03-H event, which lasted two days $1,050 NLHE for Sunday Warm-Up400K Gtd] for $98,854 but also won the second spot in the SCOOP 04H $2,100 NLHE (Progressive KO (Sunday HR), $500K Gtd, which won $74,872 in bounties. 2019 WCOOP champion Andre «PTFisherman23» Marques added his first title in the SCOOP to his impressive list of poker titles by winning the tournament for $123,216, including bounties.
The nation of Brazil is dominating the first part of the SCOOP. Alongside Gusma four other players who waved Brazil’s flag Brazil flag on PokerStars were also named champions. They include Lindembergue «bergue12» Jr., Eike «Mr. Havener» Onodera, Cesar «cautiioN» Antenore along with «rickroger10».
Additionally, «vvdmm» was awarded the festival’s top prize after he won the two-day SCOOP 04 $215 NLHE (Progressive KO Sunday Million] $1M Gtd worth $150,386 which includes bounties. The second player was waving the Montenegro flag. It is possible to recall the previous year Dejan «dejanlc357» Kaladjurdjevic created SCOOP history when he became the very first person from Montenegro to take home the SCOOP title. It was only the beginning as Kaladjurdjevic did manage to take home two more titles in the first week of.
In other news Sweden’s Robin «robinho» Ylitalo has won his second SCOOP title following signing a three-way contract for the 2002-H SCOOP. The deal was $530 NLHE [SCOOP Kickoff$300K Gtd, deposit $52,159 in the bank, and the Argentina’s Alejandro «KKruchitAAs» Rodriguez made it to the winners’ circle to claim his first title in the SCOOP the SCOOP 06-H. He won $320 NLHE in exchange for the top prize of $59,540.