Feb 20, 2021
WPT Russia Ladies Event
Alena Belousova Wins Ladies Event
The Ladies Event came with a buy-in of ₽15,400 and the tournament attracted a total of 17 unique players and three re-entries, generating a prize pool of ₽266,000. Only the top three spots were paid and some notables in contention were Evgeniya Kireeva, Oksana Abakhova, and Ruslana Kozlova.
Tatiana Volova came up short of the paid places and fell in 6th place, followed by Olga Chernik and it was the elimination of Leyla Novruzova in fourth place that let the money bubble burst. More than one hour passed until Elena Yasyuchenya finished in third place for ₽64,750.
The heads-up duel for the title lasted another hour and Alena Belousova defeated Veronika Stetsenko to claim the top prize worth ₽120,750. Stetsenko received a consolation prize worth ₽80,500 for her efforts.
Final Result Ladies Event
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