Weekend Review: Dimitri005 wins Sunday Million while Barcelona headlines the weekend
A brief round-up of the world of PokerStars this past weekend...
Weekend highlights on PokerStars
• Dimitri005 wins the Sunday Million and $132,000
• Sebastian Sorensson wins Barcelona Main Event
• Ronnie Kaiser wins Barcelona High Roller
Dimitri005 wins Sunday Million
We start with the Sunday Million, which was back to full price this week, won by Dimitri005.
As Jason Kirk reported, Dimitri005 turned a modest score last week into a big one this week, earning €132,436 after a four-way deal. The full result is below, with a link to the recap.
Sunday Million (August 27, 2017)
Entries: 5,593 (4,597 entries, 996 re-entries)
Prize pool: $1,118,600
Places paid: 899
1. Dimitri005 (Czech Republic) $132,436.60*
2. Sox[tyol] (Ukraine) $110,850.75*
3. Wh0AndBeni (Mexico) $87,717.27*
4. Akyllas1 (Greece) $88,680.85*
5. yhsimplicio (Brazil) $38,471.78
6. leomobarak (Brazil) $26,625.58
7. Mr.Andersen5 (Russia) $18,427.03
8. j8_diego (Peru) $12,753.04
9. WiNNiNG@TpT (Taiwan) $8,826.20
* denotes results of a four-way deal that left $20,000 for the winner
Here are the top ten winners from the weekend...
|$215 SUNDAY MILLION||Dimitri005||Czech Republic||$132,436.60|
|$215 Sunday Warm-Up||gordosvaner||Sweden||$39,737.20|
|$1,050 Sunday Grand NLHE||robinho||Sweden||$32,543.06|
|$700 Super-Sized Sunday [Progressive KO]||SsicK_OnE||Germany||$30,590.94|
|$22 Mini Sunday Million||Gamblex21||Belgium||$24,172.76|
|$1,050 Sunday Grand PLO [6-Max]||OLD TIME GIN||Canada||$21,052.98|
|$215 Sunday Supersonic [6-Max, Hyper-Turbo]||sawik04||Poland||$19,923.99|
|$109 Sunday Cooldown [Turbo]||CULATER01||South Africa||$19,881.07|
|$11 Sunday Storm||mrówq||Poland||$18,435.84|
|$109 Sunday Kickoff||Koszi90||Hungary||$16,539.23|
The PokerStars Championship Barcelona wrapped up late yesterday with final tables in the Main Event and High Roller concluding.
In the Main Event Sebastian Sorensson scored the biggest win of his career in only his second live event, spending most of it wrapped up in a Miami Dolphins scarf. He earned €987,000 after a three-way deal with Lachezar Petkov and winner of the PokerStars Championship Monaco Main Event Raffaele Sorrentino.
Meanwhile in the High Roller Ronnie Kaiser, a former EPT winner, took a first prize of €735,000, after a three way deal with Markus Durnegger and Benjamin Pollak. Read the full story here.
That's all from what was a busy weekend. If we missed anything email us at email@example.com, or tweet us @PokerStarsBlog.
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