Weekend Review: SPEWTARD triumphant in Million, while events in Monaco play on

A look at the major results on PokerStars this weekend.

Weekend highlights on PokerStars

SPEWTARD wins the Sunday Million and a first prize of $155,588 after a heads-up deal.
The PokerStars Championship Monte Carlo plays on


Sunday Million

It was SPEWTARD who came out best in the Sunday Million this week, collecting a first prize of $155,588. As Dan Jones reported, this came after a three way deal with leopol6d1988 and antispeed. Read his full report at the link below.

Sunday Million ($215 NL Hold'em) results (May 1, 2017)
Entries: 5,392
Prize pool: $1,078,400
Places paid: 889

1. SPEWTARD (Peru) $155,588.58*
2. leopol6d1988 (Russia) $89,401.38*
3. antispeed (Lebanon) $106,002.37*
4. WINNCapita (Finland) $53,509.87
5. bachelder (Canada) $37,089.19
6. lordzefrio (Columbia) $25,668.72
7. marlin5555 (Canada) $17,764.80
8. guitey (United Kingdom) $12,294.73
9. AMTTT (Russia) $8,509.00
* - denotes results of a three-way deal that left $20,000 for the winner

Weekend winners

As usual the weekend featured plenty of other winners, the best of which made the top ten victors listed below.

$215 Sunday Warm-UpwingssssssChina $53,184.11
$1,050 Sunday Grand NLHEBelabacsiHungary $52,442.69
$700 Super-Sized Sunday [Progressive KO]wvoron81Russian Federation $37,389.87
$1,050 Sunday Grand PLO [6-Max]NoHayMiedo*Dominican Republic $32,226.52
$215 Sunday Supersonic [6-Max, Hyper-Turbo]EdenRUnited Kingdom $27,189.35
$11 Sunday Stormrobin wuffUnited Kingdom $26,956.20
$22 Mini Sunday Milliondespedespi33Malta $26,802.19
$109 Sunday Cooldown [Turbo]mollycashSweden $23,438.38
$109 Sunday KickoffGeorgeG121United Kingdom $16,654.00

Find all the results for the weekend of April 29 to 30, 2017 on PokerStars, clicking here.

Meanwhile in Monaco...

We could tell you here what was going on in the PokerStars Championship Monte-Carlo, or we could suggest you follow all of our coverage from Monaco by clicking here. There you'll find all the latest news from the business end of the Main Event, as well as the big results so far.

You can find details of the festival itself by visiting the PokerStars Championship homepage.

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