Before you head out for your New Year’s Eve celebrations, why not catch up on all the weekend’s action on PokerStars?
• Big scores for Connor Drinan and Patrick Leonard
• “erickie” wins SUNDAY MILLION for $151K
• Great Saturday for Fintan and Spraggy
• Weekly flagship winners
• Biggest Winter Series results
• All High Roller Club results
BIG SCORES FOR DRINAN AND LEONARD
With Christmas out the way and New Year’s celebrations still to come, many of the biggest names in the game settled in for online sessions over the weekend.
That proved to be a great idea for Connor “blanconegro” Drinan, who took down one of the biggest Winter Series tournaments. Drinan outlasted a 382-player field in the $2,100 Sunday Warm-Up PKO, banking $69,830 plus an additional $60,199 in bounties.
Connor “blanconegro” Drinan
Drinan also finished fifth in the $2,100 Sunday High Roller for $16,368.
The winner of that High Roller was Patrick Leonard, who claimed the trophy and $46,837. PokerStars Team Pro Liv Boeree also made the final table, ultimately falling in ninth for $6,554.
Leonard also had a runner-up finish in the Winter Series $530, adding $66,018 to his weekend total.
Patrick “pads1161” Leonard
“erickie” WINS SUNDAY MILLION FOR $151K
While Drinan’s $130K weekend came close, the biggest winner of the weekend was the winner of the SUNDAY MILLION.
The Netherlands’ “erickie” came out on top this week, winning $151K after outlasting the 5,597 field. That may be a massive score, but it’s not “erickie”s biggest.
Back in 2011, “erickie” won a $109 WCOOP event for $163K.
GREAT SATURDAY FOR FINTAN AND SPRAGGY
Liv Boeree wasn’t the only Team Pro battling on the virtual felt this weekend.
Fintan and Spraggy
Saturday saw big results for both Fintan Hand and Ben Spragg, the latter of which was “testing himself” on the High Roller streets. After what was no doubt a tough grind, Spraggy ended up finishing fourth in the High Roller Club $530 Daily 500 for $4,689.
Today we mixed it up with the best the High Roller Club @PokerStars had to offer. 4th place in an insanely tough field for nearly $4,700! Had so much fun testing myself against the elite and broke the viewership record on the channel. Over 5000 concurrent viewers! Thank you all! pic.twitter.com/zUjwyPAL1d
— Benj Spragg (@spraggy) December 30, 2018
Meanwhile Hand managed to bag himself another trophy. He took down the $215 Saturday Bounty Builder.
WEEKLY FLAGSHIP WINNERS
|$215 SUNDAY MILLION, $1,000,000 Gtd||erickie||Netherlands||$151,184.82|
|$215 Sunday Supersonic [6-Max, Hyper-Turbo], $100K Gtd||Kashmir_uzi||United Kingdom||$21,593.01|
|$22 Mini Sunday Million, $150K Gtd||rabbitthot||Romania||$20,867.00|
|$11 Sunday Storm, $200K Gtd||thenewme32||Canada||$15,910.37|
|$55 Sunday Marathon, $100K Gtd||flavioreis88||Brazil||$13,000.04|
BIGGEST WINTER SERIES RESULTS
|Winter Series 29 – High: $530 NLHE, $500K Gtd||0409479||United Kingdom||$92,614.57|
|Winter Series 30 – High: $1,050 NLHE [6-Max], $275K Gtd||BIack88||Russia||$81,461.13|
|Winter Series 28 – High: $2,100 NLHE [8-Max, Progressive KO, Sunday Warm-Up SE], $500K Gtd||blanconegro||Mexico||$69,830.41|
|Winter Series 29 – Medium: $55 NLHE, $250K Gtd||MadStarfish||Germany||$55,583.74|
|Winter Series 27 – High: $1,050 NLHE, $250K Gtd||imluckbox||Thailand||$53,620.01|
|Winter Series 26 – High: $1,050 NLHE [Turbo], $200K Gtd||admegneki||Romania||$40,173.70|
|Winter Series 28 – Medium: $215 NLHE [8-Max, Progressive KO, Sunday Warm-Up SE], $400K Gtd||guitey||United Kingdom||$40,114.03|
|Winter Series 23 – High: $530 NLHE, $200K Gtd||Adrijan_S||Montenegro||$36,730.96|
|Winter Series 24 – High: $1,050 NLHE [8-Max, Progressive KO, Saturday KO SE], $350K Gtd||iBreakU_U||Russia||$34,966.74|
|Winter Series 31 – High: $530 NLHE [8-Max, Turbo, Progressive KO, Sunday Cooldown SE], $250K Gtd||thehushpuppy||United Kingdom||$34,773.11|
|Winter Series 23 – Medium: $55 NLHE, $150K Gtd||lll_HWDP_lll||Poland||$30,333.57|
|Winter Series 27 – Medium: $109 NLHE [Sunday Kickoff SE], $125K Gtd||Wazaahun||Hungary||$25,812.50|
|Winter Series 24 – Medium: $109 NLHE [8-Max, Progressive KO], $275K Gtd||Exkalibur99||Germany||$24,026.93|
|Winter Series 26 – Medium: $109 NLHE [Turbo], $125K Gtd||NiekJans||Netherlands||$23,171.39|
|Winter Series-67: €50 NL Hold’em [Warm-Up], €225,000 Guaranteed||la número uno||Germany||€31,663.90|
|Winter Series-70: €250 Winter 500K [Progressive KO], €500,000 Guaranteed||Enzolan||Spain||€31,268.07|
HIGH ROLLER CLUB RESULTS
|High Roller Club: $2,100 Sunday HR, $150K Gtd||pads1161||United Kingdom||$46,837.42|
|High Roller Club: $1,050 Sunday Supersonic [6-Max, Hyper-Turbo], $150K Gtd||Manjelleg||Hungary||$43,773.34|
|High Roller Club: $530 Bounty Builder HR [Progressive KO], $400K Gtd||NEWFlat||Russia||$37,858.27|
|High Roller Club: $530 Sunday 500, $100K Gtd||BIack88||Russia||$22,786.18|
|High Roller Club: $1,050 Daily Warm-Up [8-Max], $80K Gtd||hdjgkfkgsdl||United Kingdom||$21,592.82|
|High Roller Club: $530 Daily Supersonic [6-Max, Hyper-Turbo], $70K Gtd||edercampana||Brazil||$15,593.91|
|High Roller Club: $530 Bounty Builder HR [Progressive KO], $115K Gtd||r1d3rst0rm||Canada||$13,328.61|
|High Roller Club: $1,050 Daily Cooldown [8-Max, Turbo, Progressive KO], $90K Gtd||WATnlos||Austria||$13,225.62|
|High Roller Club: $530 Omania HR [6-Max], $40K Gtd||PeiMaiPano93||Finland||$10,753.53|
|High Roller Club: $530 Daily 500, $40K Gtd||lasagnaaammm||Austria||$9,716.76|
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