Kyle "KAA17" Anderson Streams Way to Victory in Global Poker Rattlesnake Open VI
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The Rattlesnake Open VI on Global Poker got underway earlier this week and has already had plenty of big winners.
The series is one of the biggest on the social poker site's calendar with 109 events in each of Global Poker's in-game currencies—Gold Coins (GC) events and Sweeps Coins (SC). In total, these events have combined guarantees of GC 896,500,000 and SC 1,943,000.
Some of the winners so far in the Gold Coin events include "CarsonH", who took down the GC 20,000,000 guaranteed Rattlesnake 01-H: NLHE for GC 4,637,790, as well as none other than Team PokerNews streamer Kyle "KAA17" Anderson, who got through a field of 320 runners in the GC 9,000,000 guaranteed Rattlesnake 01-M: NLHE to win GC 1,837,440.
WINNER WINNER, we took down a Rattlesnake GC event for A TITLE!! I finally get my trophy and I'm FIRED UP. Thank yo… https://t.co/JUuqUWV1Fe— Kyle Amaral Anderson (@KyleAAAnderson)
On the Sweeps Coins side of things, meanwhile, some of the early winners include Rattlesnake 01-L: NLHE SC 13,000 Guaranteed champion "Ohtani" (SC 2,678.01) and Rattlesnake 01-H: NLHE SC 40,000 Guaranteed winner "TeamDoogie" (SC 7,736.05).
Two Deep Runs for Anderson
Anderson had plenty of run-good on May 8 as he made deep runs in two events after finishing sixth in an event the night before.
"1/27 and a 3/52 in two Rattlesnake title hunts," Anderson tweeted as he made consecutive deep runs, "were looking to ship both!!!"
The Team PokerNews streamer locked up the victory in Rattlesnake 01-M: NLHE on camera as he defeated "1luckyirish1" to win the Rattlesnake trophy and GC 1,837,440.
After that, "GAM8L3R777" got through a field of 299 players in the GC 2,500,000 guaranteed Rattlesnake 01-L: NLHE to win GC 577,070, while "Tebeezy" emerged victorious in the 9,000,000 guaranteed Rattlesnake 02-M: PLO to win GC 2,025,985.
Global Poker Rattlesnake Open Gold Coin Results May 8-9
|Mon May 8||GPC Rattlesnake 01-L: NLHE GC 4,000,000 Guaranteed||390||"SparedChip"||758,000|
|Mon May 8||GPC Rattlesnake 01-M: NLHE GC 9,000,000 Guaranteed||320||Kyle "KAA17" Anderson||1,837,440|
|Mon May 8||GPC Rattlesnake 01-H: NLHE GC 20,000,000 Guaranteed||267||"CarsonH"||4,637,790|
|Mon May 8||GPC Rattlesnake 01-L: NLHE GC 2,500,000 Guaranteed||299||"GAM8L3R777"||577,070|
|Tue May 9||GPC Rattlesnake 02-L: PLO GC 5,000,000 Guaranteed [Rebuy, 6-Max]||252||"Dukehawk"||1,106,160|
|Tue May 9||GPC Rattlesnake 02-M: PLO GC 9,000,000 Guaranteed [Rebuy, 6-Max]||226||"Tebeezy"||2,025,985|
|Tue May 9||GPC Rattlesnake 02-H: PLO GC 16,000,000 Guaranteed [Rebuy, 6-Max] - Lost Sock Memorial Tournament||239||"CardTzar"||4,701,690|
|Tue May 9||GPC Rattlesnake 02-L: PLO GC 3,500,000 Guaranteed [Rebuy, 6-Max]||184||"WestTNCowboy"||1,064,880|
"TeamDoogie" & "Burnzie57" Biggest Sweeps Coin Winners
The biggest winners on the Sweeps Coin side of things were "TeamDoogie" and "Burnzie57", who earned respective scores of SC 7,736.05 and SC 5,884.12 for their victories in the SC 40,000 guaranteed Rattlesnake 01-H: NLHE and the SC 25,000 guaranteed Rattlesnake 01-M: NLHE.
Not long after, "TARK" got through a field of 917 runners in the SC 7,500 guaranteed Rattlesnake 01-L: NLHE to win SC 1,598.34, while "ChipUpOrShutUp" got through 585 players in the SC 8,000 guaranteed Rattlesnake 02-L: PLO to win SC 1,589.48.
Global Poker Rattlesnake Open Sweeps Coin Results May 8-9
|Mon May 8||GPC Rattlesnake 01-L: NLHE SC 13,000 Guaranteed||1,679||"Ohtani"||2,678.01|
|Mon May 8||GPC Rattlesnake 01-M: NLHE SC 25,000 Guaranteed||1,178||"Burnzie57"||5,884.12|
|Mon May 8||GPC Rattlesnake 01-H: NLHE SC 40,000 Guaranteed||456||"TeamDoogie"||7,736.05|
|Mon May 8||GPC Rattlesnake 01-L: NLHE SC 7,500 Guaranteed||917||"TARK"||1,598.34|
|Tue May 9||GPC Rattlesnake 02-L: PLO SC 8,000 Guaranteed [Rebuy, 6-Max]||585||"ChipUpOrShutUp"||1,589.48|
|Tue May 9||GPC Rattlesnake 02-M: PLO SC 12,000 Guaranteed [Rebuy, 6-Max]||664||"CoRexVicious"||2,705.57|
|Tue May 9||GPC Rattlesnake 02-H: PLO SC 17,500 Guaranteed [Rebuy, 6-Max] - Lost Sock Memorial Tournament||345||"Pyrospode"||3,842.37|
|Tue May 9||GPC Rattlesnake 02-L: PLO SC 5,000 Guaranteed [Rebuy, 6-Max]||366||"LegendofLegacy"||1,107.82|
"CardTzar" & "Pyrospode" Win Lost Sock Memorial Tournaments
An earlier highlight of the first few days of the Rattlesnake Open were the Lost Sock Memorial Tournaments, which commemorate all those socks that went have gone missing from the dryer.
In the two Lost Sock Memorial Tournaments, the top 20 Gold Coin and Sweeps Coin finishers won prizes including Rattlesocks and a Global Poker cap.
The biggest winners were "CardTzar" and "Pyrospode". "CardTzar" took down the GC 16,000,000 guaranteed Rattlesnake 02-H: PLO Lost Sock Memorial Tournament to win GC 4,701,690, while "Pyrospode" took down the SC 17,500 guaranteed Rattlesnake 02-H: PLO Lost Sock Memorial Tournament for SC 3,842.37.
There are still plenty of chances to win prizes or a Rattlesnake trophy with the Rattlesnake Open running on Global Poker through May 28.