The 2012 Irish Open main event final table was played yesterday in Dublin, Ireland. When the final table started there were 2 players, Ian Simpson and David Dean, with about 2 million chips and 2 players, Steve Watts and Thomas Beer, with 1.3-1.5 million chips. Many expected one of these 4 players to take down the tournament, instead it ended up being the smallest stack who took down the whole [...] Read more » Impressive comeback by Kevin Vandermissen, the new Irish Open Champ!
Joined: Apr '09
Age: 41 (M)
Impressive! We all know this is possible, but it isn’t very common to see something like this happening in a big tourney. Usually, when the shorty gets a good hand in a big tourney, everyone notices and let him pass taking the blinds instead of coming back to action again with more chips. This time, things went so well for the shorty that he ended up alone in the table. Good, I can still dream with the day something like this will happen to me!