What follows is a look at this weekend’s results on PokerStars and with an effort to see if it’s possible to write anything, about anything this morning, without reference to the Super Bowl. The big winner yesterday was MORTIIIIIIII in the Sunday Million, while there were results Lena900 and others elsewhere. Read on for all the news from the weekend.
* MORTIIIIIIII wins the Sunday Million to collect $129,686.
* Wins for SixthSenSe19 and Lena900 in other weekend events.
It was all about the Sunday Million this weekend, no TCOOP distractions, just those of the worldwide television audience kind to pre-occupy the Sunday grinder. And so 5,260 players got to work, with MORTIIIIIIII taking first prize in a three-way deal with pokerjoe485 and good2850.
PokerStars Sunday Million results 5 Feb 2017
Prize pool: $1,052,000.00
Places paid: 728
1. MORTIIIIIIII (Sweden) $129,686.15*
2. pokerjoe485 (Austria) $93,000.00*
3. good2850 (Canada) $105,669.09*
4. sekk3r (United Kingdom) $51,717.37
5. Aussie_star1 (Australia) $36,293.68
6. Kyle Aiken (Costa Rica) $25,469.86
7. Vladislav “vladulaNko” Donchev (Bulgaria) $17,873.90
8. cheese9 (Canada) $12,543.31
9. rrrui (Brazil) $8,802.61
* denotes a three-way deal
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The weekend is about more than the Sunday Million, with dozens of tournaments creating some big winners. At least one looked familiar from TCOOP, with Lena900 scoring wins yesterday. Who else? You’ll find the top ten winners listed below, with a link to all the weekends results further down.
|$215 SUNDAY MILLION||MORTIIIIIIII||Sweden||$129,686.15|
|$1,050 Sunday Grand NLHE||Lena900||Sweden||$58,319.09|
|$215 Sunday Warm-Up||Futti18||Russian Federation||$56,236.81|
|$700 Super-Sized Sunday [Progressive KO]||AceSpades11||Canada||$40,055.92|
|$1,050 Sunday Grand PLO [6-Max]||31PokerGod31||Romania||$38,694.31|
|$215 Sunday Supersonic [6-Max, Hyper-Turbo]||pappadogg||Germany||$35,600.48|
|$11 Sunday Storm||Rossbangs1||United Kingdom||$27,506.87|
|$109 Sunday Cooldown [Turbo]||Adrijan_S||Montenegro||$22,667.56|
|$109 Sunday Kickoff||johnnyCASH90||Germany||$19,707.08|
|$320 Saturday KO||abdullaism||Uzbekistan||$19,114.00|
Find all the results on PokerStars for the weekend February 4 to 5, 2017, by clicking here.
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• Killing time and winning $1.5 million
As Brad Willis reported, killing time has never been so profitable. XXXX’s plan was to burn up a few minutes before heading for dinner. The result was a life changing win for the Uruguayan, and quite a story, which you can read here.