Weekend review: Nolet20 takes Sunday spotlight with MicroMillions Main victory
It took ten days and 100 events, but MicroMillions has come to an end. With it, Canada's Nolet20 pulled in nearly $90,000 after defeating 55,000 other players in the MicroMillions Main Event.
The $22 buy-in finale pulled in 8,154 people and paid out more than $1.1 million. It took eleven hours to play out, but when it was done, Nolet20 had cut a five-way deal and walked away with the $89,854 lion's share.
Here's how the final table ended up.
MicroMillions-098: $22 NL Hold'em Main Event
Results reflect 5-way deal
1. Nolet20 (Canada) $89,854.68
2. SukaPu (Greece) $65,720.37
3. djwilo (Australia) $66,167.17
4. BOWERS25 (Canada) $49,875.13
5. Viral25 (Netherlands) $55,802.79
6. rokii4 (Hungary) $23,453.33
7. skumbim(Germany) $17,190.23
8. ganatodoAA (Venezuela) $12,592.84
9. ZAMEZ94 (Russian Federation) $9,228.08
Meanwhile, the Sunday Warm-Up drew in nearly 2,300 runners at $215 apiece. As David Aydt wrote in our final table report, the big finish brought together two old Super Tuesday foes before handing the title to Russia's Avtor(RUS).
This is how the the final nine finished.
July 26, 2015 $215 Sunday Warm-Up
1. Avtor(RUS) (Russian Federation) $72,427.28 No Deal
2. fc19880608 (China) $54,398.32
3. extasyman (Romania) $38,964.00
4. gnat777 (Ukraine) $26,816.40
5. MrKloutt (Andorra) $20,398.80
6. Raul draw (Brazil) $15,814.80
7. nutscrack27 (United Kingdom) $11,230.80
8. kaveh001 (Germany) $6,646.80
9. Setherson2 (Mexico) $3,896.40
Finally, in what was already a big day for Brazil with the Neymar Jr Charity Home Game and the BSOP going on, the Sunday Million final table pulled in a big Brazilian crowd, as Martin Harris reported early this morning.
Three Brazilians, including eventual winner Guilherme "VinceVegaMFR" Cheveau, hit the final table. Here's how they finished after a four-way deal.
July 26, 2015 $215 Sunday Million
Results reflect four-way deal
1. VinceVegaMFR (Brazil) $153,111.48
2. MLS20 (Austria) $103,000.00
3. yaoyuwei (China) $115,300.00
4. Mortan23 (Faroe Islands) $91,315.60
5. AlemaoAlves (Brazil) $47,761.50
6. lemontree90 (Austria) $36,523.50
7. chicalltreta (Brazil) $25,285.50
8. collin_lots (Canada) $14,047.50
9. walancius (Lithuania) $8,990.40
For a complete look at this weekend's big finishes see the July 26, 2015 PokerStars weekend majors results page.
Once again, congratulations to Nolet20 and all of the weekend's other big winners. Good luck in the coming week.
Brad Willis is the PokerStars Head of Blogging