Elite Series concludes with a win for Alberto19865 (and plenty of zeros)
Have you ever seen a tournament with a one million buy-in? It's quite something. That many zeross tends to make it a widescreen event, as pots, bigger than you can possibly imagine, and worth billions, move from one side of the table to the other.
Welcome to the world of play money poker.
All of which made for a compelling Elite Series on PokerStars - 40 events, with buy-ins from 1 million to a billion chips, played February 17 to 26. What's more the leader board contest went down to the wire.
First across that wire was Alberto19865, who finished top of the leader board to collect 1 billion chips. If those are the kinds of numbers that appeal to you then we'll looking ahead to run similar event in the future. Your time will come.
The Elite Series Leaderboard is listed below.
|Place From||Place To||Player ID||Country||# Tourns Played||Score|
|30||31||Amy Lynn O.||US||12||145|
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