Polchpolek pockets €190,000 at IPT Malta
by IPT Staff
After a record 15 hours of play at the final table, Polish player Michal Polchpolek won €190,000 by lifting the title at PokerStars IPT Malta.
He beat a field of 384 players before defeating Oleksandar Sharov in a marathon five-hour heads-up battle. The man from the Ukraine took €120,000 for second. The final action saw Polchpolek shove all in with A♣K♠, called by Sharov with K♦[10c]. The board ran 4♣Q♣2♣4♥3♦ giving Polchpolek the victory.
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