Day 1 Completed
Day 1 Completed
With both the Super High Roller and Powerfest Main Event finished for the evening, that concludes our coverage of another incredible Sunday of online poker.
Be sure to tune in next weekend for more coverage as the WPT Online Series kicks off.
After just over seven hours, Lucas Reeves bagged the chip leader after Day 1B of the partypoker Powerfest Main Event.
He is followed by Gediminas Uselis, Martin Brinkmann and Christian Nolte with a total of 118 players advancing to Day 2.
The tournament's guarantee of $1,000,000 has already been broken, with 792 players on Day 1B combining with those from Day 1A to create a field of 1,313 players, generating a prize pool of $1.3 million. And with Day 1C still to come, that figure could rise further still.
partypoker's Dayane Kotoviezy and Dzmitry Urbanovich both advanced, with Jaime Staples and Joni Jouhkimainen both narrowly missing out.
partypoker Powerfest Main Event Day 1B Top 10 Chip Counts
|3||Martin Brinkmann||United Kingdom||1,740,071|
Other notables through include Bruno Botteon, Romain Lewis, Niklas Astedt, Ryan Riess, Stefan Schillhabel and Koray Aldemir.
The 118 players who advanced will resume at 20:05 on Monday, April 26 and will play down to a final table of nine.
Five-handed in the Powerfest #29: High Roller Omaha, Joni Jouhkimainen got his last ten big blinds in with against Kamel Mokhammad's
The board was and Jouhkimainen was eliminated in fifth place. He takes home $19,315.
It had to be him right? Michael Addamo spots a tournament with the words 'Super High Roller' in the title, and he sets out to make it his own. That's exactly what happened with the partypoker Powerfest #28 - Super High Roller.
Just 17 players remain all in the money - with Addamo and Portugal's Joao Vieira the only two players above a million in chips.
They are joined by partypoker Ambassadors Joni Jouhkimainen and Mikita Badziakouski as well as a host of big names such as Rob Yong, Justin Bonomo, Simon Mattsson, Alex Foxen.
Player to miss out on the money include Sami Kelopuro, Daniel Dvoress, Sam Greenwood and partypoker's Jason Koon.
Powerfest #28 - Super High Roller Top 10 Chip Counts
|1||Michael Addamo||United Kingdom||1,493,226|
|7||Rob Yong||United Kingdom||642,105|
Just six eliminations separate the players in the partypoker Powerfest Main Event Day 1B and a spot in Day 2.
Martin Brinkmann is the player int he lead ahead of Christian Nolte, Joris Ruys and Luuk Gieles.
The 119 players from Day 1B will join the 78 players from Day 1A in Day 2, along with any players who qualify from Day 1C which gets underway at 16:05 on Monday, April 26.
Play is on the bubble of the Powerfest #28: Super High Roller, with 18 players remaining and 17 places paid. Day 1 will also finish once the tournament is in the money.
One of the players is Rob Yong who currently sits in the middle of the pack and is eyeing up a spot in Day 2 and a crack at the $249,791 payout.
I am on bubble in $10k Powerfest High Roller & 2 massive hands clashed between Linus & @DDvoress - Daniel must have… https://t.co/lyb8eiQPIs— Rob Yong (@rob_yong_)
19 players remain in the Powerfest #28: Super High Roller with just 17 places paid. The tournament is now hand-for-hand with the $21,277 pay jump looming.
Joao Vieira is the current chip leader, ahead of Joni Jouhkimainen, Michael Addamo and Justin Bonomo.
The partypoker Powerfest Main Event Day 1B is down to 159 players, with only 119 players advancing to Day 2.
Here are the top 10 Chip Counts with Christian Nolte the current chip leader. partypoker's Dayane Kotoviezy, Jaime Staples, Dzmitry Urbanovich and Joni Jouhkimainen are all still aiming to make it through to Day 2.
|4||Martin Brinkmann||United Kingdom||1,344,782|
It was all-in between Alexandros Theologis and Oleg Vasylchenko.
Vasylchenko was ahead but the gave Theologis a flush draw. The turn was the and the river completed Theologis' flush and sent Vaslychenko to the rail in seventh place at the Big Game final table.