WEEKEND REVIEW: Brazil's "lftgjc" wins SUNDAY MILLION for $142K, big wins for Brits "Moorman1" and "Proudflop"

Vamos Brasil! While two Brits took down big Sunday scores, it was a Brazilian who enjoyed the biggest weekend win of the lot. All that and more in our review of the weekend's action on PokerStars.


WEEKEND HEADLINES

• Brazil's Luiz "lftgjc" Felipe Sales wins SUNDAY MILLION for $142K
• Chris "Moorman1" Moorman wins Double Deuce for $22K
• Jonathan "Proudflop" Proudfoot wins Sunday 500 for $26K


SUNDAY MILLION TITLE FOR BRAZIL'S LUIZ "lftgjc" FELIPE SALES

Brazil now has yet another $215 SUNDAY MILLION champion on its roster.

Luiz "lftgjc" Felipe Sales claimed victory in the biggest weekly tournament, adding a massive $142,372 to his bankroll. Sales had made a three-handed deal with eventual runner-up, Canada's "Egption" ($100,000), and third-place finisher "ALIN76poker" ($100,042) from Romania.

The tournament had 5,779 runners, creating a $1,155,800 prize pool. Team PokerStars Online's Lex Veldhuis had a deep run, finishing 259th for $640.54.


CHRIS "Moorman1" MOORMAN WINS $22 DOUBLE DEUCE FOR $22K

The winningest player in online tournament history enjoyed a 1,000% ROI on Sunday.

The UK's Chris "Moorman1" Moorman took down the $22 Double Deuce Turbo for $21,995, bringing his online earnings up to a staggering $15.39 million. The tournament had 7,806 entries, and a prize pool of $156,120.

Chris Moorman


JONATHAN "Proudflop" PROUDFOOT WINS SUNDAY 500 FOR $26K

Another big win for Britain over the weekend came in the form of Jonathan "Proudflop" Proudfoot's Sunday 500 victory.

The pro from Durham outlasted 273 runners after more than 11 hours of play to win $26,030. It's just another of many fantastic results Proudfoot has enjoyed in 2018, including taking down the Super Tuesday a couple of weeks ago for $51,298.


THE WEEKEND'S BIGGEST WINNERS:

You can check out all the results from the weekend here.

TOURNAMENTPLAYERCOUNTRYPRIZE
$215 SUNDAY MILLION, $1,000,000 Gtd lftgjcBrazil $142,372.85
$2,100 Sunday High Roller, $100K Gtd calitoxPanama $51,289.54
$215 Sunday Warm-Up, $150K Gtd T3G3SPoland $34,496.09
$215 Sunday Supersonic [6-Max, Hyper-Turbo], $100K Gtd kurtuteciLatvia $27,450.49
Sunday 500, $75K Gtd ProudflopUnited Kingdom $26,030.69
$22 Mini Sunday Million, $175K Gtd shurik2201Russia $23,967.47
$22 Double Deuce [Turbo], $100K GtdMoorman1United Kingdom $21,995.15
$11 Sunday Storm, $200K GtdMestreKÓBrazil $21,429.17
$55 Sunday Marathon, $100K Gtdholdem 2755United Kingdom $19,121.81
$109 Sunday Cooldown [Turbo], $60K Gtd got_luck? :DPoland $15,094.07
$1,050 Saturday KO [High Roller], $100K Gtd DSmunichlifeGermany $14,795.10
$109 Sunday Kickoff, $60K Gtd ModzillaPLCanada $13,592.25
$22 Mini Sunday Supersonic [6-Max, Hyper-Turbo], $75K Gtd daltovitsCyprus $11,102.40


TOP TWEETS

While there was no Sunday win for Jaime Staples following a 12-hour Twitch stream, his girlfriend Rebecca enjoyed a victory:

Benjamin Spragg woke up a little worse for wear:

And Arlie Shaban seeked help from one Daniel Negreanu for his third Poker Gods challenge:



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Jack Stanton
@J_W_Stanton in News