The finale of the WCOOP 08-L: $55 NLHE [8-Max, Progressive KO], $500K Gtd event featured a heads-up battle between skywalker.gl and Rocamaximus. When the final cards were dealt, skywalker.gl earned $35,328.14 for the win, while Rocamaximus settled for a consolation prize of $35,318.17.
- The first place finish by skywalker.gl was worth 573.89 PLB Points.
- Non-PocketFivers at the final table combined for a total of $80,478.09.
- The average cash in this tournament was $174.54.
- The total number of players to cash in this tournament was 1,887.
- The 5th place finisher, F1oba, appeared in 89th place in Brazil country rankings as of Aug 25th. The top ranked PocketFiver in Brazil at that time was Yuri Martins.
- PocketFivers who reached the money in this tournament made the countries of Brazil and Russian Federation proud, just to name a few.
- Among those PocketFivers narrowly missing out on the final table in this tournament was adkaf, who finished in 18th place and cashed for $995.75.