888poker 2017 Super XL Series Day 10: 'KellerA' Wins Event #48
- Day 1: Canadian 'Mindcrushers' Wins Opening Event for $28,224
- Day 2: Renato 'curioso24' Lezama Makes Two Final Tables
- Day 3: 'DrMikee' Wins Crazy 8 Event for $20,009.60
- Day 4: Denmark's 'ForSjovt' Wins Event #14 for $53,754
- Day 5: Germany's 'Xp3ctNoMerc1' Wins First Omaha Event
- Day 6: Jonathan 'chut_up' Van Fleet Wins High Roller for $87,290
- Day 7: Russia's "petrofv5501 " Wins Event 32 for $11,641.36
- Day 8: Chris Moorman Wins Event #38
- Day 9: 'HonorTheGame' Wins Event #46
The final weekend of the 888poker 2017 Super XL Series has started, and on the 10th day of the series, there were six events planned. Who finished the series with a nice payday and the honors of the XL Series title? Let's take a look at the results of Day 10.
Event #48: $40,000 Super XL - Octopus
The players liking bigger buy in events prepared for the $40,000 Super XL - Octopus, a $215 buy in tournament. At 17:00 GMT the day started and there were 261 players signing up. They created a total prize pool of $80,400 and for the winner, there was the first prize of $15,678.
After "kyosti_i" from Finland busted in ninth place, the tournament reached the final table of eight players. From there on, the tournament said goodbye to "Minzopug" (eighth, $2,010), "NewBob17" (seventh, $2,412), "TylerRM" (sixth, $3,216) and "JacktheCpt" (fifth, $4,422).
With four players left, each player was guaranteed at least $6,432. That was the most money"d1sclosure" could win in this tournament after finishing in fourth place. Brazil's "marcofilho" missed out on the final heads-up and he ended up in third place for $8,844.
The last two remaining players battled for a while before "KellerA" took the victory and first-place prize of $15,678. "namlle" finished in second for $11,658.
Event #49: $20,000 Super XL - Saturday R&A
In Event #49: $20,000 Super XL - Saturday R&A there were 311 players competing for a total prize pool of $34,600. After almost eight hours of play, it was Ireland's "susanboyle1" who won the tournament for $6,695.10 after defeating Pius "AMasta89" Heinz in the final heads-up.
|2||Pius "AMasta89" Heinz||Germany||$5,017|
Event #50: $75,000 Super XL - 6-Max
The third event of the day was Event #50: $75,000 Super XL - 6-Max. This event attracted 439 players, but that wasn't enough to get to the guaranteed prize pool of $75,000.
Every finalist got at least $2,662.50, but they were all aiming for the first prize of $15,000. In the end, it was Romania's "levelingmode" who took the title and earlier mentioned first-place prize. He defeated "Juanfran1973" in the deciding heads-up after nine hours and 47 minutes of play.
Event #51: $15,000 Super XL - Mini 6-Max
Again, there was a Mini edition on the schedule. In total, the smaller edition of the six-max saw 849 players register to create a prize pool of $23,347.50. The lion's share of that money went to Denmark's "jonhdinno", who took the first prize of $4,144.18.
Event #52: $25,000 Super XL - Saturday Challenge
The day continued with the Saturday Challenge, an event with a buy-in of $55. There were 753 players competing for the first prize of $6,908.77, but that was never awarded. The final three players made a deal and it was Brazilian player "bs_pad" who took the most money ($5,832.65).
He didn't win the tournament because he finished in third place. The victory went to "rrstar79", after defeating Bas "nelisschuif"de Laat in the final heads-up.
Event #53: $10,000 Super XL - Turbo 6-Max
The final tournament of the day, Event #53: $10,000 Super XL - Turbo 6-Max, saw 298 players register to create a total prize pool of $14,900.
Most of this money went to "joao_mathias" from Brazil who won the tournament after just three hours and seven minutes.
|Jan. 29||15:45||Event #54 $35,000 Super XL - Sunday Breeze||$55|
|17:30||Event #55 $150,000 Super XL - Mega Deep||$215|
|18:30||Event #56 $35,000 Super XL - Sunday Monsoon||$55|
|19:00||Event #57 $1,500,000 Super XL - Main Event||$1,050|
|19:00||Event #58 $200,000 Super XL - Mini Main Event||$160|
|19:30||Event #59 $15,000 Super XL - Micro Main Event||$5|
|19:35||Event #60 $100,000 Super XL - Sunday Challenge||$90|
|20:30||Event #61 $50,000 Super XL - Turbo Mega Deep||$215|
|21:00||Event #62 $30,000 Super XL - Turbo Main Event||$109|
|22:00||Event #63 $15,000 Super XL - Super Turbo Main Event||$75|
|Jan. 31||18:00||Super XL Champion of Champions Event|
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