pop-ups not blocked

Did the issue present with default Shields settings? (yes/no)
Default states are:
Block: Ads/Trackers, 3rd Party Cookies, 3rd Party Fingerprinting Allow: Encrypt Connections (HTTPS), Scripts
Where and how do the ads appear? (fill out below)
One Pop-up window opens on the first try to start the video, on 2nd try a about:blank window appears and video starts.
URL where ad was displayed: (gets redirected to btw)
Screenshot of ad as it appears on the webpage:

1st pop-up is fullscreen. I resized the window. 2nd popup which appears after clicking the play button a 2nd time is always an about:blank one in a corner or even on my 2nd monitor.
Console Output (optional):

What Brave version/Build are you using? (See the About Brave page in the main menu)
Version 0.61.52 Chromium: 73.0.3683.86 (Official Build) (64-bit)

Additional info:
Chrome with ublock origin blocks both popups and video starts immediately.

Thanks for bringing this to our attention. I have reproduced the issue on my end and see the blank window that appears. What’s interesting is that, while the pop-up window does appear, the actual ad/page content in that window is blocked.
I’ll file a web compat issue for this for the team to review.

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