The World Record ceiling has been raised to 149,196
We have a new record:
In total, 149,196 people lined up their one dollar bills this evening to be a part of history.
To put this massive Guinness Book of World Records breaking tournament into perspective here's how many people played tonight:
Well you get the idea.
The kicker is that the tournament was finished in under six hours as the $300,000 guarantee from PokerStars created a $50,000 first prize thanks to the massive overlay.
We're sure oskar69 is happy about the ROI from the win today, as no deal was reached and the entire $50,000.00 was awarded for besting this massive field shown below:
Congratulations to oskar69 and all of the 30,000 players who cashed this evening and thank you for setting yet another Guinness Book of Records record here at PokerStars!
$300,000 Guarantee World Record Tournament Results (12-27-09)
1. oskar69 (garbsen) $50,000.00
2. Bommel222 (Steirer) $30,000.00
3. TLWPB (Kiel) $20,000.00
4. willis59 (billingham) $10,000.00
5. kruglay (Samara) $8,000.00
6. madmick62 (Basingstoke) $6,500.00
7. DS1982 (Lier) $5,250.00
8. denmil53 (mpls) $4,000.00
9. bigsnapper7 (brisbane) $3,000.00