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Turbo Takedown: turu90 takes the last Audi TT on the lot

The last episode of Seinfeld, the last hand of the World Series of Poker pitched to Team PokerStars pro Joe Hachem in Benny's Bullpen at Binions, and now the final hand of the Turbo Takedown here at PokerStars. All great things must come to a close and tonight's $750,000 Turbo Takedown will leave with a bang as someone will be walking away tonight with $45,000.00 and a brand new Audi TT. For over three years PokerStars has given players a shot at a huge payday for simply cashing in 3,000...more

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Turbo Takedown: Near flawless victory, zugzwang16 rules the final table


Today could become YOUR bankroll independence day. Yes, Sundays are always something different at PokerStars but as Brad "Otis" Willis pointed out things got cranked to 11 this weekend. 60 Billion hands promotion, $1 million Sunday Storm gathering 113,770 players to push its prize pool past that guaranteed mark. Viktor...more

Turbo Takedown: Arvaj23 shoots no airballs in Audi sized victory


Think of the $1,000,000 Turbo Takedown as part of your benefits package here at PokerStars. You get your usual wage taking pots off the other players or perhaps taking down a SnG or two. Then after checking your paystub (the cashier's window), there's a listing for "Frequent Players Points" which...more

Turbo Takedown: BLOODP finds the right band-aid wins $60K plus Audi TT


It is a heady task to follow 17,743 players that signed up for tonight's $1,000,000.00 Turbo Takedown. If you would like a visual of such a crowd, imagine being the cameraperson at an NBA game trying to find Brad Pitt and Mr. Pitt could not find one of those $2,000...more

Turbo Takedown: gmd68 enjoys holiday present winning Audi TT after four-way chop


Besides the people in the Lexus commercials with the brand new luxury car wrapped up in a bright red bow out front of their house, there are not many who get a brand new car as a gift for the holidays. There are ways however to make this happen and...more

Turbo Takedown: coasting to the win, shiptosails takes down $60K plus the Audi TT


Raise your hand if some of your hard earned poker bankroll found its way into local retailers over the past weekend. Black Friday and soon-to-hit Cyber Monday has holiday shoppers across the globe looking for bargains, and if you are one of the 18,394 who signed up for the tonight's...more

Turbo Takedown: bostanu24 drives away with Audi TT after four-way chop


It's Halloween and you are walking down the block with a jack o'lantern stuffed to the brim full of candy and there's one more house to show off your Flo from Progressive Insurance costume. But there's a line at the door seems never-ending as you stare down half-lit street. You...more

Turbo Takedown: BigFlopper01 hits flops and pulls off big win


Want to roll like a ballah but have a bankroll that more fitting for a used tricycle? PokerStars is here to help in two different ways. One, for the past month we have been running qualifiers (freerolls, $1.10, and $11 buy-ins) for the chance to win a Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4....more

Turbo Takedown: Conning to victory, coNNBoyle takes down $60K and Audi in win


Several Team PokerStars pros tried their hand tonight at breaking thru the 17,281 player field of the $1 Million Turbo Takedown but only a handful would break into the top 5,000 to claim a little money. Anders "Donald" Berg (382nd Place - $260.00), Christophe "chrisdm" de Meulder (216th place -...more

Turbo Takedown: Hikkespett drives away with the Audi TT


The monthly $1 Million Turbo Takedown is a very simple concept. Enter with 3,000 frequent players points earned through the various qualifiers or rack them up through SnG, MTT, and cash game play and just take down 15,402 players to drive away with $60,000 and a brand new Audi TT....more

Turbo Takedown: glfrgmblr gets much needed new car in win


While the just completed Sunday Warm-up may have shown a decrease in attendance, tonight's $1 Million Turbo Takedown continued to welcome huge crowds to its tables. 18,655 players gathered tonight throwing down nothing for something as the buy-in for a shot at a brand new Audi TT remains at 3,000...more

Turbo Takedown: No chop means more money for BobMad121


The gift that keeps on giving, the $1,000,000 Turbo Takedown is back again this month ready to send a lucky er... skillful player off with $60,000 and a brand new Audi TT. Nary a real dollar, euro, or yen will get you into this tournament, only 3,000 FPPs via grinding...more

Turbo Takedown winner tells his story


As you hopefully know by now, the PokerStars Turbo Takedown runs the last Sunday of every month. Last month's winner, Jroszkow agreed to tell us his story By Joe Roszkowsk I am a 20 year old college student at the University of South Florida in Tampa, FL. I began playing...more

Turbo Takedown: Jroszkow takes the keys to the car and $46K with win


If you have PokerStars on your Twitter feed, then you know that PokerStars sends out tweet contests regularly and by answering correctly can earn you some free FPPs. If you are not following PokerStars and PokerStarsBlog, we suggest getting with the program and take advantage of information and contests flowing...more

Turbo Takedown: Super1337 gets super charged car in Turbo Takedown win


It's not often (or ever) that the $1 Million Turbo Takedown's field fails to eclipse that of the previous Sunday Million field. One part is the Turbo Takedown low cost of admission being just 3,000 Frequent Players Points to grab a seat with 3,000 chips in front of your name...more

Turbo Takedown: SixthSenSe19 wins marathon heads-up battle for the Audi TT RS


For the fans of the National Football League, it's Pro Bowl night where the best players in football (American not "proper" football of course) come out to show their talents. Basically they show up to put up huge numbers on the scoreboard and give fans one more taste of the...more

Turbo Takedown: Wire to wire spells victory and an Audi for ImDaNuts


The $1 Million Turbo Takedown went out of 2009 with a bang and some vrooom this evening. The field was relatively small having just 17,755 entries as compared to the 149,196 players in the just finished Guinness Book of World Records $1 tourney. But the good part was the buy-in...more

Turbo Takedown: Worst to first, viebu drives off with Audi


After a few months off the $1 million Turbo Takedown is back and bigger than ever. As you may have read earlier in the week from Otis first prize tonight for one of the 21,423 runners is not only $60,000.00 but this shiny brand new Audi TT RS (I'll repost...more

Turbo Takedown back this weekend


Have you heard? Have you been living under a rock? Are you ready to win something for nothing this weekend? After a brief hiatus, the PokerStars Turbo Takedown is returning to its slot on the last Sunday of the month. That gives you and whoever else makes it in a...more

No Chop Here: ch0ppy wins $1 Million Turbo Takedown - Team Pro Edition


Tonight brought out 24,445 players to different twist on the monthly $1 Million Turbo Takedown. For 2,000 Frequent Players Points (FPPs) players could take their seats against the slew of Team PokerStars Pros sitting with various bounties on their heads. Various because depending on when the player signed up for...more

kinkonk88 overwhelms final table to win June's $1 Million Turbo Takedown


Since the buy-in for the monthly $1 Million Turbo Takedown was lowered from 5,000 FPPs to just 2,000 Frequent Players Points (FPPs) players have flocked to take advantage of this no cash buy-in tournament. Last month we gave away an extra bonus in the form of four wheels when bigjbecker...more

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