Enigmatic German player takes down two WCOOP titles in one day

"nilsef" shipped the WCOOP-10-H Win The Button and the WCOOP-07-H No Limit Omaha Hi/Lo events.

No stranger to the WCOOP final tables - "nilsef" back in 2011

The online championships at PokerStars have seen a number of two-time champions, but what the German grinder achieved yesterday is a never-before-seen performance.

"nilsef" has been playing online for a decade now, but no information is known about him/her, he managed to stay under the radar despite his long history of success in the world of online MTTs, where he accumulated more than $7.5 million.

He/she entered the WCOOP-07-H: $1,050 NLO8 [6-Max], $200K Gtd and managed to outlast a field of and managed to outlast a field of 237, for $45,795.12.

As a dedicated poker player, he/she didn't quit to celebrate and kept on playing the WCOOP (and other events) instead, where he also cashed in 6 other tournaments, finishing 3rd in the Omania High Roller: $215 PLO8, $15K Gtd during the process.

Then the WCOOP-10-H: $2,100 NLHE [8-Max, Win the Button], $400K Gtd happened, where the German triumphed as well, in the 199-entry strong field, for another $79,351.60.

Being a grinder at heart, he/she hasn't stopped since his second title either, and cash in another 29 tournaments.

Mad respect, "nilsef", mad respect!