"Kanyetrump2020" Wins Global Poker Rattlesnake Open II Tournament of Champions

The opportunity to represent Global Poker at a live poker tournament went to Kanyetrump2020, a Texas native who captured the Rattlesnake Open II Tournament of Champions and the accompanying SC$5,000 Live Event prize package.

By: Charles Rettmuller

Kanyetrump2020 now gets to choose where to put his winning package into play while donning Global Poker gear. With the 50th annual WSOP currently underway at the Rio in Las Vegas, don't be surprised if the new T of C champ heads to Sin City to battle it out with the likes of Hellmuth and Negreanu.

In order to claim that SC$5K prize, Kanyetrump2020 overcame a final table that included players from eight different states. The only state represented more than once at the table was Kanyetrump2020's own Lone Star State.

It was an all-Texas heads-up duel as runner-up "Logan08" also calls Texas home. Logan08 settled for runner-up prize money of SC$1,000 and will be cheering for Kanyetrump2020 to do Global Poker proud when he takes to the live felt.

Hitting the rail before Logan08 were Virginia's "LiverLetDie08" in 5th place for SC$700, Tennessean "Mallefar" (SC$800) in 4th, and the 3rd place finisher, "Stackz52" ($900), who hails from Maryland.

Here's the entire final table of the Global Poker Rattlesnake Open II Tournament of Champions and their $weeps Cash winnings:

1 Kanyetrump2020 SC$5,000 Live Event Package
2 Logan08 SC$1,000
3 Stackz52 SC$900
4 Mallefar SC$800
5 LiverLetDie08 SC$700
6 Razzzzz SC$550
7 Mattychise SC$450
8 Uneasyguy SC$350
9 Mgodd SC$250

In other Sunday action at Global Poker, the SC$25,000 GTD Sunday Teaser saw 224 entrants buy-in for SC$110. Taking home the title and first place prize money of SC$5,100 was "Nodoogz" from British Columbia.

The Canadian led the way among 36 players who earned a payday in the tournament, with a final table finish good for SC$487.50. Finishing in 2nd place with a screen name that may have rung true in this event was "Lackingaces", whose bankroll isn't lacking after scoring SC$3,750 in prize money.

Final table results for SC$25K GTD Sunday Teaser:

1 Nodoogz SC$5,100
2 Lackingaces SC$3,750
3 Pokerpills SC$2,825
4 Aleandcar222 SC$2,125
5 ComfyPillows SC$1,450
6 JWal720 SC$1,125
7 Avatar Evan SC$875
8 Scooter33 SC$625
9 Topmarksfornottrying SC$487.50

A SC$218 buy-in attracted 220 entrants for the SC$50,000 GTD Sunday Scrimmage. Same as in the Sunday Teaser, the entrants picked up some extra value due to a small overlay.

Capitalizing the most on that value was Illinois native "Thakid5", who clicked his way to victory over five hours and 45 minutes to earn a huge payday of SC$10,200.00. Three Californians were among the final tablists in the tournament, including runner-up "MooMooBoop" (SC$7,500).

Check out the final table results of the WPT $15,000 Aria Tournament of Champions:

1 Thakid5 SC$10,200
2 MooMooBoop SC$7,500
3 Munkel SC$5,650
4 Alphadei SC$4,250
5 CookieLover SC$2,900
6 Gary Playa SC$2,250
7 Brettyb34 SC$1,750
8 Benny G SC$1,250
9 Spin Griffey Jr SC$975



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