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William Corvino and Martin Stoyanov Win Latest World Series of Poker Online Bracelets

The Pair Each Earned Six-Figure Paydays and Their First Bracelets

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Two more bracelets were handed as part of the Nevada and New Jersey slate of 2022 World Series of Poker Online events this week, with both winners being first-time champions at the series.

William CorvinoSunday, June 26 played host to the WSOP Online $600 buy-in no-limit hold’em deepstack championship. In the end, William ‘swaggyb’ Corvino of Staten Island, New York overcame a field of 1,248 entries to secure the aforementioned hardware and the top prize of $149,319.

This was the largest score of Corvino’s career, surpassing the $89,784 he secured as the runner-up finisher in a $1,100 buy-in event during the 2017 Big Stax series at Parx Casino in Pennsylvania. He now has nearly $785,000 in recorded tournament earnings to his name.

The strong turnout for that event built a prize pool of $938,520 that was paid out among the top 289 finishers. Among the big names to make deep runs in this event were bracelet winner Yong Keun Kwon (94th – $1,408), two-time bracelet winner Clavin Anderson (76th – $1,689), bracelet winner Alan Sternberg (56th – $2,252), Adam Hendrix (53rd – $2,628), three-time bracelet winner Shankar Pillai (47th – $2,628), bracelet winner Tristan Wade (18th – $5,819), World Poker Tour main event champion Taylor Black (8th – $15,673), two-time WSOP Circuit ring winner Jesse Yaginuma (6th – $27,217), and WPT champion Pavel Plesuv (2nd – $92,350).

The second event took place two days later, on June 28. The $500 no-limit hold’em turbo deepstack attracted an even larger field, with 1,746 entries building a $785,700 prize pool. The last player standing, or more likely sitting at a desk, was Martin Stoyanov.

The Bulgarian, playing under the screen name ‘115FTW’, earned his first bracelet and his first six-figure score ($132,783) as the champion. Prior to this, his largest recorded cash came when he finished 678th in the 2018 main event at the series of $19,900. With this win factored in, Stoyanov has nearly $270,000 in earnings to his name.

The top 248 entries cashed in this event. Among the big names to run deepest were two-time bracelet winner Jason DeWitt (52nd – $2,279), Shannon Shorr (51st – $2,279), ten-time WSOPC ring winner Jeffrey Truedeau Jr. (44th – $2,671), David Prociak (32nd – $3,221), four-time bracelet winner Jeff Madsen (13th – $13,357), and bracelet winner Arkadiy Tisinis (2nd – $81,870).

Here is a look at the payouts and rankings points awarded at the final tables of these two tournaments.

WSOP Online Event #5 – $600 NLH Deepstack

Place Player Earnings
1 William Corvino $149,319
2 Pavel Plesuv $92,350
3 Alex Soares $67,104
4 Nicolas Zolofra $49,178
5 Yudhishter Jaswal $36,415
6 Jesse Yaginuma $27,217
7 Jeremiah Williams $20,554
8 Taylor Black $15,673
9 Dan Schmiech $12,107

WSOP Online Event #6 – $500 NLH Turbo Deepstack

Place Player Earnings
1 Martin Stoyanov $132,783
2 Arkadiy Tsinis $81,870
3 Taylor Hart $58,928
4 Harutyun Gevorgyan $42,821
5 Nino Jabbes $31,507
6 Gary Hasson $23,414
7 Gabriel Tileff $17,600
8 Jeff Madsen $13,357
9 Benjamin Craig $10,293

Corvino photo via Borgata Poker Blog.

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