It was a busy weekend for online tournament grinders this Sunday as the FTOPS XXIV concluded on Full Tilt Poker and special edition of PokerStars' flagship tournament, Sunday Million, was played.
This weekend, Sunday Million was part of the PokerStars December Festival, and after almost 27,000 players registered for the tournament, final prize pool ended up being $5,385,000 - topping the $5m that PokerStars guaranteed.
The top 4,500 players were paid out, with everyone who made the final two tables taking home at least $10,770 and everyone at the final table earning a minimum of $26,925.
The huge tournament was eventually won by a player from Ireland, called as "sincinaty118" on PokerStars. After making a five-way deal, "sincinaty118" pocketed a nice $421,971.88 for his/her victory.
$5m Guaranteed Sunday Million ($215 No-Limit Hold'em) results:
1. sincinaty118 (Ireland) $421,971.88*
2. FLasHBa3k (Israel) $261,359.81*
3. dadoferal (Montenegro) $230,028.85*
4. bdklizm (Norway) $229,450.46*
5. elastobert (Germany) $240,595.50*
6. Alfons777999 (Russia) $80,775
7. Mr.Hazard70 (Finland) $53,850
8. socke2506 (Germany) $40,387.50
9. zet1981 (Austria) $26,925
* - denotes results of a five-way deal
"poksu pete" Wins FTOPS XXIV Main Event
On Full Tilt Poker, FTOPS XXIV tournament series culminated on Sunday with the $635 buy-in and $1,500,000 guaranteed Main Event.
The Main Event attracted a total of 2,755 players and was won by a player from Finland, called as "poksu pete". After the final three players made a deal, "poksu pete" took home $207,016.12, runner-up "Illini213" $261,339.72 and 3rd place finisher "I Visor I" $199,456.16.
FTOPS XXIV featured 39 different tournaments, and you can see all the results from here.
FTOPS XXIV Main Event Results:
Place Player ID $ Won
1.* poksu pete $207,016.12
2.* Illini213 $261,339.72
3.* I Visor I $199,456.16
4. zwacke $109,098.00
5. hteraaj2001 $82,650.00
6. Rafa84 $61,326.30
* - denotes results of a three-way deal