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Jason Mercier Wins Event No. 42 at PokerStars World Championship of Online Poker

Michael Palma Wins Event No. 43

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Jason Mercier stole headlines on Monday at the PokerStars World Championship of Online Poker (WCOOP) when he took down event no. 42, a two-day no-limit hold’em tournament, for his first bracelet and a first-place prize of $435,862.

Mercier defeated osten heads-up after a three-way deal was struck. Fellow Team PokerStars pro Chad Brown also made the final table, but was eliminated in ninth place. Other notables at the final table included Justin “APerfectGent” Schwartz, Jason “TeamWispy” Helder, Dominik “bastet2004” Stopka and Dani “supernova9” Stern.

Check out the results for events 42-45 below.

Jason MercierEvent No. 42 — Two-Day No-Limit Hold’em ($3,000,000 Guarantee)

Buy-In: $1,000+$50
Prize Pool: $3,122,000
Entrants: 3,122

Final Table Results:

1. Jason Mercier — $435,862*
2. osten — $317,435*
3. loooser17 — $367,500*
4. DHUSTLER15 — $179,515
5. Justin “APerfectGent” Schwartz — $135,807
6. Jason “TeamWispy” Helder — $104,587
7. Dominik “bastet2004” Stopka — $73,367
8. Dani “supernova9” Stern — $42,209
9. Chad Brown — $26,537

*Based on a deal made at the final table.

Event No. 43 — Six-Max Pot-Limit Omaha With Rebuys ($600,000 Guarantee)

Buy-In: $300+$20
Prize Pool: $617,700
Entrants: 759
Rebuys: 771
Add-Ons: 529

Final Table Results:

1. Michael “dapalma150” Palma — $85,151*
2. alex333888 — $88,732*
3. vidal14 — $78,754*
4. marzello — $43,239
5. krondix — $30,885
6. 1-ronnyr3 — $18,531

*Based on a deal made at the final table.

Chris OliverEvent No. 44 — No-Limit Hold’em 2X Chance ($750,000 Guarantee)

Buy-In: $300+$20
Prize Pool: $750,000
Entrants: 1,989
Rebuys: 362

Final Table Results:

1. mviper256 — $120,000
2. Greg “supergood1” Peck — $90,000
3. Chris “ImDaNuts” Oliver — $67,500
4. lb6121 — $49,312
5. SlippedMe — $35,625
6. KongenavU — $27,750
7. Hulios — $20,250
8. Alvaro “VARICO” Ballesteros — $13,125
9. ebandita — $7,500

Brandon GarrityEvent No. 45 — Turbo Knockout No-Limit Hold’em ($300,000 Guarantee)

Buy-In: $200+$50+$15
Prize Pool: $597,400
Entrants: 2,987

Final Table Results:

1. JuneauJyack — $85,441*
2. Brandon “bgitty” Garrity — $79,441*
3. Mike “SirWatts” Watson — $50,181
4. $harKK — $34,941
5. Mr Swatch — $25,986
6. liberace — $20,012
7. Charlie “hook2120” Hook — $14,038
8. PiRaToS14 — $8,662
9. MSU10s — $5,077

*Based on a deal made at the final table.

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