The headlines from the weekend on PokerStars…
• TY4Stacks2 wins the Sunday Million
• Gareth Gardner wins London Series and a Platinum Pass
TY4Stacks2 wins the Sunday Million
The biggest online event of the weekend was won by Swedish player TY4Stacks2. He took down a first prize of $147,116 this weekend. That came after a three-way deal with Dustitutes and G_Curlin.
Jason Kirk had the full story, which you can read by clicking here.
Sunday Million ($215 NL Hold’em) results
Entries: 6,279 (5,008 entries, 1,271 re-entries)
Prize pool: $1,255,800
Places paid: 1,106
1. TY4Stacks2 (Sweden) $147,116*
2. Dustitutes (United Kingdom) $121,287.29*
3. G_Curlin (Finland) $102,609.55*
4. AAgoodfold (United Kingdom) $58,593.36
5. GadMO (Costa Rica) $41,119.03
6. hotshotss21 (Canada) $28,856.02
7. Marco “Salsicha” Aurélio (Brazil) $20,250.27
8. Alex “komarolo22” Komaromi (Uruguay) $14,211.13
9. Kurtkaare (Norway) $9,972.93
* denotes result of a three-way deal leaving $25,116 for the winner
Best results from the weekend
The top ten results from this weekend on PokerStars are below:
|$215 SUNDAY MILLION – PSPC Sunday Tournament||TY4Stacks2||Sweden||$147,116.00|
|$2,100 Sunday High Roller||caecilius||Canada||$65,233.36|
|$215 Sunday Warm-Up – PSPC Sunday Tournament||OLD TIME GIN||Canada||$41,588.47|
|$215 Sunday Supersonic [6-Max, Hyper-Turbo]||Narcisus90||Romania||$35,227.84|
|$11 Sunday Storm – PSPC Sunday Tournament||EkOCaK||Germany||$25,209.89|
|$22 Mini Sunday Million – PSPC Sunday Tournament||V.Vorontsov||Russia||$24,277.78|
|$109 Sunday Cooldown [Turbo]||Philosophy89||South Korea||$21,515.33|
|$109 Sunday Kickoff||DaNutttR||Romania||$14,345.07|
|$55 Sunday Marathon||PKaiser||Chile||$13,994.39|
Gardner wins London Series Platinum Pass
In terms of value this past weekend nothing came close to the PokerStars London Series at the Hippodrome.
The £250 Main Event not only had a first prize of more than £13,000, it had a Platinum Pass to go with it. Those are worth $30,000. Potentially more given that it grants the owner a seat in the PokerStars Players Championship next January, which will have a prize pool of millions.
PokerStars London Series Main Event winner Gareth Gardner. Not only did he collect a first prize of more than £13,000, he won a Platinum Pass to the PokerStars Players Championship in the Bahamas next January, worth $30,000
The Platinum Pass went to Gareth Gardner late on Sunday night. Rod Stirzaker was on hand to report from the Hippodrome in London’s West End. Click here to read his report.