Ben "Sauce123" Sulsky Wins $95k vs Dan "w00ki3z." Cates at 8-Game

The biggest high stakes match of the day over at PokerStars on Tuesday was an entertaining 3.5 hour heads-up match between two giants of the online game, Ben "Sauce123" Sulsky, and Daniel "w00ki3z." Cates at the $400/$800 8-Game tables, resulting in a +$95k win for Sauce123.

Prior to the big 8-Game session, Sauce and w00ki3z. had already played earlier in the afternoon for brief matches at the $50/$100 NLHE and a different 8-Game table, with w00ki3z. winning over $12k.

The big match, however, took place mid-afternoon and lasted until early evening. The match was even for the first 75 minutes or so, after which Sauce123 hit a prolonged upswing lasting a little under two hours, and earning him around $110k. Cates did make a small comeback towards the end of the match to reduce Sauce's profit from the game to $95,294, taking his overall daily profit to $79,452.

The day's second biggest winner was underO who won $43,523 with over $42k of that coming from a 36 minute two-tabling heads-up session at the $100/$200 NLHE tables playing heads-up against Fiilisimies. That match also produced the day's biggest pot:

underO flops top pair top kicker on a K J 9 rainbow board and bets every street for value getting called all the way by Fiilisimies who had flopped second pair top kicker - $46.7k pot


Next up was English pro Tom "tjbentham" Bentham who ended his day with a $20,174 profit after playing at the $50/$100 and $100/$200 PLO tables. His profit came from a +$21.5k hour long heads-up session at the $100/$200 tables against Alexander "joiso" Kostritsyn.

Rounding off the top four for we find LLinusLove who earned $19,374 after a busy morning at the $50/$100 NLHE tables.

Yesterday's Biggest Winners

Sauce123 +$79,452

underO +$43,523

tjbentham +$20,174

LLinusLove +$19,374

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