Wednesday December 11,2013 : INTERNET TOURNEY WINNER SCOOPS $421,971
Irish player bests 26,925 other entrants in Pokerstars Sunday Millions
Irish player sincinaty118 can be proud of his performance in the Pokerstars Sunday Millions online poker tournament over the weekend – he scored $421,971 as the winner despite a massive entry field of 26,925 that generated a $5.3 million prize pool – well above the guaranteed $5 million.
The winner could have claimed thousands more, but opted instead for a five-way chop in the closing stages of the game.
Facing Israeli player FLasHBa3k in the heads up, sincinaty118 managed to prevail and claim the main prize, leaving the Israeli with a still-impressive second placing check for $261,359.
Other big winners on the final table included:
dadoferal (Montenegro) $230,028.85*
bdklizm (Norway) $229,450.46*
elastobert (Germany) $240,595.50*
Alfons777999 (Russia) $80,775
Mr.Hazard70 (Finland) $53,850
socke2506 (Germany) $40,387.50
zet1981 (Austria) $26,925