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Watch the MicroMillions Main Event final table

The MicroMillions Main Event played out on Sunday capping off the largest ever online poker series with a gargantuan 1,572,760 entries playing. As you can find out here the amount paid out throughout the festival was close to double that guaranteed with $9,588,892.60 paid out across 100 low buy-in tournaments. Ges26 from Belarus was the big winner on the day pocketing more than $140,000 after a five-way deal (which you can read about here) but if you want to see how Ges26 made his way from the middle of the...more

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The MicroMillions breaks records (again)


The MicroMillions online series keeps getting bigger and better. This fourth incarnation of the 100-event festival close to doubled its overall guarantee by paying out $9,588,892.60. A total - and astonishing - number of tournament entries clocked in at 1,572,760 making the MicroMillions 4 the most played tournament series ever....more

MicroMillions 4: Ges26 crowned MicroMillions 4 Main Event champion!


This was it. The big one! After 99 incredible events where we've seen countless stories of players turning their tiny investments into four and five figure returns, this was the ultimate rags-to-riches opportunity. This was truly life-changing. This was the MicroMillions 4 Main Event. Tens upon tens of thousands would...more

MicroMillions 4: wallysnooper super duper, wins Event #96, $36K ($11 NLHE Sunday Storm Special Edition)


50,506 players! That's how many played Event #96 of MicroMillions 4 -- a Special Edition of the "Sunday Storm" -- which developed into a veritable monsoon thanks in part to a $300K guarantee having been included the tourney's forecast. That huge field meant the money was raining down on those...more

MicroMillions 4: bond0075 spies a win in Event #100 ($1+R NLHE Hyper-Turbo)


After 100 events and total prize pool of over $9.2 million, the MicroMillions 4 came to a close tonight. No one throws a wrap party quite like PokerStars, and for this occasion a freewheeling, frenetic $1+R NLHE Hyper-Turbo fit the bill. 12,378 players joined in and made 45,398 rebuys and...more

Micromillions 4: b$sl$ck2001 strikes big in Event #99 ($3.30 NLHE Turbo)


Ace on the river. It's not just a metaphor or tale of poker and intrigue by Team PokerStars Pro Barry Greenstein, it's an actual occurrence on the felt -- or internet. When all seems lost that final, beautiful ace to match the one in your hand makes everything right in...more

MicroMillions 4: Colossal come-from-behind win for noeschi; binks Event #94 ($5 Rebuy)


Victory seemed improbable for noeschi. When it got heads-up, noeschi trailed MakeItReign by over 100 million in chips. The massive deficit did not deter noeschi who quickly doubled up to avoid an elimination, then immediately seized the lead, and eventually delivered a stunning knock-out blow to win Event #94. After...more

2013 MicroMillions 4: amecor last out the door in Event 97 ($3.30+R NL Omaha Hi/Lo, 6-max, 3x-Turbo)

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Dealmaking is a skill like any other in poker. In 2013 MicroMillions 4 Event 97, $3.30+R No Limit Omaha Hi/Lo (6-max, 3x-Turbo), the final table chip leader made a deal at the exact moment the cards started to turn. That opening allowed amecor, a player who patiently waited for good...more

MicroMillions 4: cebuc79 survives a wild ride in Event 93, $2.20 NLHE

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After 11 days the fourth installment of the MicroMillions series is finally drawing to a close. More than 90 events have resulted in millions of dollars of prize money being awarded to players from 50 countries around the world, all on buy-ins a fraction of the size of those found...more

MicroMillions 4: dunko44 slams through Event #95 ($2.22 NLHE Heads-Up Hyper-Turbo)


The last week-and-a-half has flown by lightning-quick with most of the 100 events on the MicroMillions 4 schedule having already played out. A few remain, however, and it seemed fitting somehow that the last day would feature a couple of "hyper-turbo"-styled events, including Event #95, a $2.22 heads-up tourney that...more

MicroMillions 4: Nothing certain but death and IRS.rus, winner of Event #91 ($5.50 Razz)


If there are only a handful of certainties in life, tax is one of them. Or, if you were playing Razz in Event #91 of MicroMillions 4, that would be IRS.rus. The Russian was unstoppable on his way to a first prize of $1,645.25 (tax free) today, topping a field...more

MicroMillions 4: Russian domination as u123 claims Event #92 Sunday Spark Special Edition for $10K ($1-R 3x-Turbo NLHE)


It's no question the Russian players have come out in force here at PokerStars. Case in point, four Russians would reach the MicroMillions 4 Event #92 Sunday Spark Special Edition final table. dmXwaar took away eighth place but the other three, u123, ~VAS DENIS~, and Mb2901 would battle it out...more

MicroMillions 4: vhaselein survives rebuy madness in Event #90 ($1+R NLHE 3xTurbo)


While the MicroMillions series is full of great tournaments, my personal favourite is the micro-limit, super-turbo-charged, rebuy madness that offers something for everyone. Big fields, big prize pools and an entry fee that costs less than a cup of coffee. You can buy-in for just a solitary buck if you...more

MicroMillions 4: Pextis scoops title in Event #89 ($5.50 Limit Omaha H/L)


Fixed limit Omaha Hi/Lo might not be everyone's cup of tea, but it provided plenty of action on the final table of the MicroMillions today, with Pextis from Greece delivering an impressive victory. It was Event #89 of the MicroMillions 4 series which brought 2,940 players together for some four-card,...more

MicroMillions 4: Grindalf casts a spell over Event #88 ($4.40 NLHE 6-Max, Action Hour)


Earlier today, MyScarHand became the fifth player to make two final tables in the MicroMillions 4 and tonight, mikal12345 became the sixth. Ten days ago, mikal12345 finished third in Event #4, and lest we forget, back in September the Norwegian also won a little something called the WCOOP Player of...more

MicroMillions 4: Roro.zlo roars to Event #86 win after three-way chop ($1 NLHE)


Here on the next-to-last day of the 100-event-long MicroMillions 4 came Event #86, unique on the schedule as the only plain old vanilla one-dollar no-limit hold'em freezeout tournament (i.e., not a re-buy). There were 34,049 players willing to kick a buck and take their chances, and in the end three...more

MicroMillions 4: DJekaMD puts Moldova on the map in Event #82 ($2.20 NLHE)


Ok, I admit it. I'd never heard of Moldova. But a quick Google search told me it's a small European country sitting in between Romania and Ukraine. It has a population of about 3.5 million and its capital is Chișinău. There ya go. It's also now the home of the...more

2013 MicroMillions 4: Ramesh2409 preserves victory in Event 84 ($8.80 NLHE)

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Being in the right place at the right time is a great skill - especially in poker. In 2013 MicroMillions 4 Event 84, $8.80 NLHE, Ramesh2409 allowed another player at the final table to do most of the heavy lifting. Then, when the payout mattered most, when it came time...more

MicroMillions 4: KortKongen survives action-packed table in Event 85, $2.22+R NLHE (3x-Turbo, Saturday Splash)

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Last spring Denmark's KortKongen was within sight of a SCOOP title. Holding the chip lead heads-up against ArielBahia in Event 20-L, the Dane ran into two coolers: first holding pocket nines against ArielBahia's pocket queens, and last flopping a set but running into a flopped straight. Second place was good...more

MicroMillions 4: Second time's the charm for MyScarHand in Event #87 ($3.30 FL Hold'em 6-Max Turbo)


MyScarHand's avatar isn't easy to forget, a gray, dismembered right hand of a mannequin lying on a patch of grass. A quick bit of research confirmed our deja vu. MyScarHand is one of only five players to make two final tables in the MicroMillions 4. Five days ago he finished...more

MicroMillions 4: Kudos to el kudos, Event #83 champion (NLHE $4.40 1R1A)


The chances to turn a little into a lot in MicroMillions 4 are starting to dwindle, with this weekend's final days of tournaments providing a few more opportunities for players to enjoy huge bankroll boosts -- and, of course, the well deserved congratulations that come with winning a MicroMillions title....more

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