The First Round edition of the Carrasco High Roller takes place at the luxuriousSofitel Carrasco Casino & Hotel in Montevideo. Spa remains in history and its trophy is in the hands of Nicolas Silva Dott. The Argentinian’s performance on the final day was outstanding, but most importantly, his performance allowed him to win his first major event of the year and receive a $55,000 prize.
For first place , the Argentinian defeated five of his eight final table opponents. By eliminating his opponents, Silva Daut strengthened his fantasy of becoming the first champion of the upcoming big season in the tournament organized by LL Eventos.
Silva Daut with the championship trophy. Other winners: Florencio Sanchez on the left in second and Pepe Gonzalez in third.
In the heads-up match, Nicolás defeated Florencio Sánchez, who finished second and received a prize of 38,000 dollar money. He previously held Jose Gonzalez in third place for $28,000.
He also eliminated Darci Fantin, who was also ranked fourth Iago SabinoandNicolas Zunino, who led the race until his performance ended in sixth place.
Other players FT taking part in the competition were Pedro Álzaga, Henrique Zanetti and Diego Bucero, although they were the first With 120 re-entries for the70-point underdog entering the tournament, the prize pool rose to $213,200 and was divided among the top 13 players.