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Grayson 'gray31' Ramage and 'LilFishAtL' Top Two in Sunday Million

Grayson 'gray31' Ramage was the big winner in the PokerStars Sunday Million with his runner-up finish. (photo credit Neil Stoddart/PokerStars) PocketFives members 'gray31' (ranked #14 worldwide) of Costa Rica and 'LilFishAtL' of Mexico were part of a three-way chop in the PokerStars Sunday Million weekly flagship tournament over the weekend. The former was awarded with a payday of $156,406 for ...

dhubermexFeb 9th, 2016 1
Damianos 'damourinio' Aslanidis Takes Down Sunday Million

Vladimir "vovtroy" Troyanovskiy finished second in the PokerStars Sunday Million When the PocketFives Rankings are updated later this week there's going to be a new player in the top 100. But that's probably not going to be front of mind for Damianos 'damourinio' Aslanidis' mind this morning after he wakes up realizing he took down the PokerStars Sunday Million for $155,458.

dhubermexFeb 1st, 2016 0
Toby ‘810ofclubs’ Lewis Headlines Sunday Major Winners

Toby '810ofclubs' Lewis had himself a nice little Sunday. The PokerStars Sunday Million weekly flagship tournament was chopped four ways over the weekend, as 'PureRunnings' took home the largest payday of $139,126 for his official third place finish. Two PocketFives members were in on the deal, including 'blazinchron' of Canada (2nd place for $129,684) and 'Snick' of the Ukraine (4th place for ...

dhubermexJan 25th, 2016 2
'BOOMALOOM' Dominates Sunday Majors with Two PartyPoker Wins

70th-ranked online poker tournament player 'joppiesaus' of Malta captured an outright victory in the PokerStars Sunday Warm-Up for $80,707. PocketFives members took the top six spots in the event, including 2nd and 3rd place efforts from 'Chapex' of Peru and 'MacEremeev' of Russia, who took home $60,274 and $42,907 for their respective finishes.

dhubermexJan 18th, 2016 0
Tournament Review for January 11, 2016

Three PocketFives members had career-best online poker tournament scores over the weekend in the PokerStars Sunday Million weekly flagship event. AlexS1 finished runner-up and collected $137,747. Fellow P5ers Marcos Chaiben of Brazil and Sammy illraiseyou8 Lafleur of Canada walked away with $67,256 and $50,308 for their respective 4th and 5th place performances.

dhubermexJan 11th, 2016 2
Tournament Review for January 4, 2016

Two PocketFives members who were previously ranked around the Top 1,000 worldwide had career outings in the PokerStars Sunday Million tournament this weekend. The United Kingdom's retrorevenger took runner-up honors in the event for $135,100 and Germany's Nickel placed 3rd for $117,231 after a four-way final table chop was negotiated.

dhubermexJan 4th, 2016 0
Tournament Review for December 28, 2015

The PokerStars Sunday Million weekly flagship tournament boasted a $5 million guaranteed prize pool over the weekend and eventually concluded with a seven-way final table chop. Brazilian Renan Carlos Bruschi (pictured) had plenty of reasons to smile once the special event concluded, as he had a career effort with an official 1st place finish and $354,187 to show for it. Fellow PocketFiver ...

dhubermexDec 28th, 2015 0
Tournament Review for December 21, 2015

PocketFives member maximilian74 recorded a six-figure score over the weekend in the PokerStars Sunday Million. He eventually cashed for $104,999 following a five-way chop in which he finished as the runner-up.

dhubermexDec 21st, 2015 0
Tournament Review for December 14, 2015

PocketFives member Max yipyiphupbup Rotko of Finland more than tripled his previous career online tournament cash total over the weekend by taking down the PokerStars Sunday Million weekly flagship event for $149,235. The five-way final table deal also included Pedro The Mayor Demeyere of Brazil (pictured), who earned $97,565 for his official 4th place finish while dowghsantos (also of Brazil) ...

dhubermexDec 14th, 2015 0
Tournament Review for December 7, 2015

There was a 7-way final table deal in the PokerStars Sunday Million in which PocketFives member MickE of Sweden received the largest payout of $164,000 upon winning the tournament. The score by far represents by far the Swede's largest online poker tournament cash, and could result in a Top 500 Rankings appearance.

dhubermexDec 7th, 2015 1
Tournament Review for November 30, 2015

Fahredin FeriBo Mustafov of Bulgaria outlasted over 5,600 opponents to take down the PokerStars Sunday Million weekly flagship tournament for $165,704. The Bulgarian (pictured) had a career day that nearly doubled his all time online poker tournament cash amount upon negotiating a three-way final table deal. Fellow PocketFives member danielt999 of Ireland also scored his largest ever online ...

dhubermexNov 30th, 2015 3
Tournament Review for November 23, 2015

There were a pair of PocketFivers who earned six-figure cashes in the PokerStars Sunday Million over the weekend. Thanks to a four-way final table deal, China's born2badbeat and the United Kingdom's buriedatsea took home $106,077 and $113,232 for their respective 2nd and 4th place finishes.

dhubermexNov 23rd, 2015 0
Tournament Review for November 16, 2015

PocketFives members were out in full force over the weekend, and took four of the top five spots in the PokerStars Sunday Million weekly flagship tournament. 8th-ranked Artem veeea Vezhenkov of Uruguay (pictured) made a case for reaching the #1 spot worldwide for the first time in his career upon taking down the event outright for $183,675. Surprisingly, the Fallout video game series fan (which ...

dhubermexNov 16th, 2015 2
Tournament Review for November 9, 2015

It was a relatively quiet weekend for PocketFivers at the major online poker tournament tables, as many members were either in Las Vegas or tuning-in to ESPN coverage of Joe McKeehen's World Series of Poker Main Event November Nine performance.

dhubermexNov 9th, 2015 0
Tournament Review for November 2, 2015

There was a six-way final table chop over the weekend in the PokerStars Sunday Million that involved three PocketFives members. 211th-ranked McNallyville of Mexico finished 3rd for a payout of $103,755, Bigbluffzinc received $103,237 for 4th place, and Canada's Wesss (ranked #308 worldwide) took home $100,062 for his official 5th place effort.

dhubermexNov 2nd, 2015 0
Tournament Review for October 26, 2015

Australian krasark earned one of his best career online poker tournament cashes over the weekend by finishing 3rd in the PokerStars Sunday Million for $127,218 (three-way final table deal). The score placed the #84-ranked player in a great position to breach the Top 50 and likely surpass his previous best ranking of #36 from back in 2010. Hungary's Wildace_hun was the 4th place finisher in the ...

dhubermexOct 26th, 2015 0
Tournament Review for October 19, 2015

PocketFives member dancingbudha of the United Kingdom had a career outing in the PokerStars Sunday Million weekly flagship tournament over the weekend, taking home $91,046 for his 3rd place finish in that event. The score more than doubles the online tournament specialist's previous career online cash total. Meanwhile, fellow Brit floppinhel pocketed $35,932 for 6th place.

dhubermexOct 19th, 2015 1
Tournament Review for October 12, 2015

PocketFives member Servej of Germany had a career outing in the PokerStars Sunday Million weekly flagship event, taking it down for a payday of $173,669. The score was by far his largest ever in an online poker tournament, and will instantly make the German a contender for the Top 1,000 Rankings.

dhubermexOct 12th, 2015 0
Tournament Review for October 5, 2015

The PokerStars Sunday Million was won by Brazilian online poker tournament specialist Pedro pcayobh Cayo (ranked #320 worldwide - pictured), who took the tournament down outright for a career high online score of $177,137. The victory could put Pedro in the Top 100 Rankings for the first time. Fellow Brazilian andreflk13 placed 4th in that event for $64,168.

dhubermexOct 5th, 2015 0
Tournament Review for September 28, 2015

The 2015 PokerStars World Championship of Online Poker (WCOOP) wrapped up over the weekend, culminating with the $10,000,000 Guaranteed Main Event. Ravic85 of the Russian Federation (ranked #26 worldwide) earned an even $400,000 for his 5th place finish in the Main Event. That score along will likely move him within reach of the #1 overall ranking. Ireland's rbdowntown took home $273,000 in 6th ...

dhubermexSep 28th, 2015 0
Tournament Review for September 21, 2015

Ben Bttech86 Tollerene (pictured) had a career day in the $51,000 buy-in PokerStars WCOOP "Super High Roller" Event #47. After 27 hours of play, Tollerene bested a 46-player field of some of the best-known online poker pros and received $616,518 after a three-way final table deal. The win places Tollerene at over $2 million in career online poker tournament cashes.

dhubermexSep 21st, 2015 0
Tournament Review for September 14, 2015

High stakes online poker tournament players were out in full force for the PokerStars $10,300 buy-in NLHE WCOOP event. When the dust had settled, five PocketFives members had made the 8-max final table, including a 2nd place finish by Andrew luckychewy Lichtenberger (pictured) for $484,500. Collecting $365,500 for 3rd place was mexican222, with BillyChat taking home $263,500 for 4th place. ...

dhubermexSep 14th, 2015 0
Tournament Review for September 7, 2015

The 2015 PokerStars World Championship of Online Poker (WCOOP) began this Sunday. The online tournament series promises $45 million in cash prizes over the next three weeks throughout 70 events.

dhubermexSep 7th, 2015 0
Tournament Review for August 31, 2015

PocketFives member ENIGMA4U4ME had a career outing over the weekend in the PokerStars Sunday Million, taking home $138,135 for his runner-up performance.

dhubermexAug 31st, 2015 0
Tournament Review for August 24, 2015

For the first time in years, both the PokerStars Sunday Million and Sunday Warm-Up featured overlays, as many professional online players are currently competing at EPT Barcelona.

dhubermexAug 24th, 2015 0
Tournament Review for August 17, 2015

Canadian PocketFives members had a strong showing in major online poker tournaments over the weekend, as John j0hndayt0n Dayton of Ontario (pictured) placed 4th in the PokerStars Sunday Million for $63,404, his largest online tournament cash to date. Fellow Ontarian T_Dot_D finished 6th in that event and received $36,472.

dhubermexAug 17th, 2015 0
Tournament Review for August 10, 2015

PocketFiver Flat of Russia recorded his largest career online tournament cash over the weekend after taking home $93,550 for 3rd place in the PokerStars Sunday Million. The score will very likely move him into the top 100 of the PocketFives Rankings for the very first time. Ukraine's yarik1903 also came up big this weekend with a 1st place finish in the Stars Sunday Warm-Up for $73,407.

dhubermexAug 10th, 2015 0
Tournament Review for August 3, 2015

Denmark's Allinnet nearly doubled his lifetime online poker tournament earnings over the weekend with an outright victory in the PokerStars Sunday Million for $178,424. The score could catapult him into the top 1,000 of the PocketFives Rankings for the first time ever. Fellow member Kingido87 of Israel placed 3rd in that event and walked away with $93,945.

dhubermexAug 3rd, 2015 0
Tournament Review for July 27, 2015

Brazilian CheVeaU (ranked #523 in the world at online tournament play) took home his largest career payday over the weekend by winning the PokerStars Sunday Million for $153,111 as a result of a four-way chop. Fellow PocketFiver MLS20 placed second in that event for an even $103,000 and alemaoalves earned $47,762 upon finishing fifth.

dhubermexJul 27th, 2015 0
Tournament Review for July 20, 2015

Veteran PocketFiver Jon apestyles van Fleet of Canada (pictured) was the biggest winner among P5s members in online tournaments over the weekend, placing 3rd in the PokerStars Sunday Million weekly flagship tournament for $89,350. With the score, van Fleet enters elite territory with more than $7 million in career online tournament cashes. Currently ranked #33 worldwide, apestyles could re-enter ...

dhubermexJul 20th, 2015 1
Tournament Review for July 13, 2015

Lithuanian bagoch outlasted a field of nearly 5,400 entrants to win the PokerStars Sunday Million for $168,883 over the weekend. Mantas' largest career online poker score will likely place him in the top 100 in the PocketFives Rankings for the first time ever. Fellow PocketFiver toddyjnr of Ireland finished as the runner-up in that event for $125,797, while FuktigOpenbanker of Norway collected ...

dhubermexJul 13th, 2015 0
Tournament Review for July 6, 2015

PocketFives member groengras of the Netherlands was victorious in the PokerStars Sunday 500 tournament over the weekend, and collected $48,563 as a result of a heads-up chop. The win will likely catapult him back into the Top 1,000 Rankings this week.

dhubermexJul 6th, 2015 1
Tournament Review for June 29, 2015

Paul padjes Berende of the Netherlands (pictured) earned a payday of $140,315 for his runner-up performance in the PokerStars Sunday Million over the weekend. With his heads-up chop of the flagship event, Paul could very well be on his way to a return entry into the Top 10 Worldwide Rankings soon. Fellow PocketFiver FlipMaster08 of Brazil took home $90,717 for his 3rd place showing in that ...

dhubermexJun 29th, 2015 2
Tournament Review for June 22, 2015

Two members found themselves heads-up in the PokerStars Sunday Warm-Up over the weekend. Rupert Elder of the United Kingdom (pictured) and J4bberW0cky of the Czech Republic cashed for $65,186 and $56,058 in the Sunday Warm-Up, respectively, as a result of a heads-up deal. Both online tournament specialists will likely find their way back into the top 1,000 in the Worldwide Rankings following ...

dhubermexJun 22nd, 2015 0
Tournament Review for June 15, 2015

Longtime PocketFives member busto_soon of the Netherlands was victorious in the PokerStars Sunday Million over the weekend and took home $170,385 as a result. The win marked his largest career online tournament cash. KunCheng of China finished second in that event for $126,915, while xkosssx placed fourth for $61,551.

dhubermexJun 15th, 2015 0
Tournament Review for February 9, 2015

Rob rtinnion Tinnion of the United Kingdom (ranked #244 worldwide) captured an outright victory in the PokerStars Sunday Million over the weekend for $200,137. The win almost ensures that he will enter the PocketFives Top 100 for the first time in his career.

dhubermexFeb 9th, 2015 4
Interview with Twitch Streamer PokerStaples

In just a few short months, live poker streaming on Twitch has "blown-up," taking a platform once dominated by video game programming and converting it into a hub for poker players worldwide. Jaime jaimestaples Staples (commonly known as PokerStaples) has been instrumental in growing the Twitch live poker streaming industry. Via regular programming of his multi-table tournament activity on ...

dhubermexFeb 6th, 2015 2
Gags30 to Debut on PocketFives TV Tuesday

Online poker tournament specialist Michael 'Gags30' Gagliano (currently ranked #1 in the state of New Jersey) will make his debut on PocketFives TV Tuesday with a live stream from 7:00-9:00pm EST. The two-hour program will feature online tournament play on either PartyPoker/Borgata Poker or and will focus on real-time viewer feedback as Gagliano competes at the virtual tables.

dhubermexFeb 3rd, 2015 6
Tournament Review for January 26, 2015

The PokerStars Turbo Championship of Online Poker (TCOOP) continued this Sunday, with several PocketFives members making final tables in the events. Sweden's xtheWall was involved in a four-way chop of the Sunday Warm-Up, taking home $75,985 for his official 2nd place effort. Lebanon's niccc had a 3rd place showing in the $215 buy-in TCOOP #17 and collected $62,486.

dhubermexJan 26th, 2015 0
PocketFives TV to Launch Sunday with PokerStaples

This Sunday, PocketFives TV will launch with an exclusive one-hour stream featuring PocketFiver jaimestaples, who is also known as PokerStaples on Twitch. The exclusive live stream will take place from 9:00am to 10:00am Eastern Time and can be viewed directly on our PocketFives TV page.

dhubermexJan 24th, 2015 13
Tournament Review for January 19, 2015

The United Kingdom's jambeyang had a runner-up performance in the PokerStars Sunday Warm-Up for $77,728 as a result of a two-way chop. Mark dipthrong Herm (ranked #50 worldwide) pocketed $35,386 for his official 4th place finish in that event.

dhubermexJan 19th, 2015 3
Tournament Review for January 12, 2015

There was a five-way chop over the weekend in the PokerStars Sunday Million flagship tournament, led by PocketFiver PokerMachine of Portugal, who earned $180,000 for his official first place finish. Fellow member dennishtm of Germany walked away with an even $100,000 upon placing 5th, while stonsijones of Iceland cashed for $94,000 (2nd place officially).

dhubermexJan 12th, 2015 0
Tournament Review for January 5, 2015

The first Sunday of the 2015 calendar year saw PocketFives members take the top four spots in the PokerStars Sunday Warm-Up. Kazakhstan's vip25459 (ranked #529 worldwide) captured an outright victory in that tournament for a payday of $99,884. Australian random.chu (pictured, ranked #388) put in a runner-up performance in that event for $74,435 while Tonyfish77 of the United Kingdom had a 3rd ...

dhubermexJan 5th, 2015 1
Tournament Review for December 29, 2014

PokerStars held its $5 Million Guaranteed Sunday Million Special Edition over the weekend, and five PocketFives members made the final table. Brazilian tgassen collected $265,744 for his official 4th place effort, while hbo06 of Poland walked away with $241,075 upon being part of a six-way final table deal. India's alwaysdegen (pictured) cashed for $96,015 in 7th, followed by ivanbarros (8th for ...

dhubermexDec 29th, 2014 1
Tournament Review for December 22, 2014

PocketFives members Rhyno2008 of Uruguay and Jon apestyles van Fleet of Canada (pictured, ranked #180 worldwide) finished 1st and 3rd respectively in the PokerStars Sunday Million weekly flagship tournament for $217,718 and $102,960. India's armaan007 earned $70,816 upon finishing 4th in that event. In the Stars Sunday Million "Double Vision" tournament, P5ers girafganger7 of Belgium and BWFCLEE ...

dhubermexDec 22nd, 2014 2
Tournament Review for December 15, 2014

Nathaniel natfalber11 Falber of Brazil, ranked #462 worldwide, won the Full Tilt FTOPS Main Event this weekend and took home $212,040 as a result. The marquee tournament victory will likely place the Brazilian in the Top 100 Worldwide Rankings for the first time in his career. Veteran PocketFiver and 38th-ranked Zackattak13, who has over $6.2 million in lifetime online tournament cashes, may soon ...

dhubermexDec 15th, 2014 12
Tournament Review for December 8, 2014

PocketFiver woohoo42 of Serbia had a career outing in the 888 Poker Super XL $1,000,000 Guaranteed Main Event over the weekend. He took the $600 buy-in tournament down for a payday of $199,403 and will likely enter the Top 1,000 Worldwide Rankings for the first time ever as a result. Fellow member dl184 of the United Kingdom placed 4th in that event for $54,197.

dhubermexDec 8th, 2014 5
Tournament Review for December 1, 2014

Canadian modzillapl will move back into the Top 200 once the new Rankings are released thanks to his runner-up performance in the PokerStars Sunday Warm-up for $88,457 following a heads-up chop. Michael SilentPurple MacHugh (ranked #220 worldwide) will also make a rankings climb after receiving $78,323 for 4th place in the Sunday Million.

dhubermexDec 1st, 2014 0
Tournament Review for November 24, 2014

Romanian Joldis moiadcosmin Cosmin (pictured, ranked #1,251 worldwide) took home the largest payday among PocketFives members in major online poker tournament action over the weekend via a 3rd place showing in the PokerStars Sunday Million for $118,096 (five-way chop). Fellow member Ben f3nix35 Dobson of the United Kingdom finished 4th in that event for $103,639 while StoyanB of Bulgaria ...

dhubermexNov 24th, 2014 1
Tournament Review for November 17, 2014

Major online poker tournament participation increased this past weekend following the conclusion of the World Series of Poker Main Event. The PokerStars Sunday Million weekly flagship tournament was won by PhiRi1 of Belize, who received $177,218 for his victory as a result of a three-way chop. Fellow member KingKong0815 of Germany took home $165,462 for his 3rd place showing, while 278th-ranked ...

dhubermexNov 17th, 2014 2
Tournament Review for November 10, 2014

Major online poker tournament activity was down this weekend in anticipation of the 2014 World Series of Poker Main Event "November Nine" final table, which is set to begin Monday at the Rio All Suites Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas.

dhubermexNov 10th, 2014 0
Tournament Review for November 3, 2014

Thulio MRCOLLE Colle of Brazil (pictured, ranked #509 worldwide) had a career outing over the weekend upon placing 3rd in the PokerStars Sunday Million weekly flagship event for $133,775 (4-way final table chop). Fellow member Pedro faustideo Faustino of Portugal placed 5th in that event for $58,253.

dhubermexNov 3rd, 2014 0
Tournament Review for October 27, 2014

Kraig Cardshark927 Harper of Canada was the biggest winner in major online poker tournament action among PocketFives members over the weekend, taking home $138,633 for his 3rd place effort in the PokerStars Sunday Million (4-way deal).

dhubermexOct 27th, 2014 1
Tournament Review for October 20, 2014

Belarus online poker tournament specialist mincepie put in a runner-up performance in the PokerStars Sunday Million flagship event over the weekend for his largest career online score of $153,135. The effort will almost certainly put him back into the Top 1,000 Worldwide Rankings. PocketFiver jancsi69 of Hungary finished 6th in that event for $43,558. Top 100 ranked KKremate of Brazil came out on ...

dhubermexOct 20th, 2014 0
Tournament Review for October 13, 2014

Fernando nandinhojah Araujo Abreu of Brazil (pictured, ranked #1,174 worldwide) made a strong case for re-entering the Top 1,000 Rankings over the weekend thanks to his 3rd place showing in the PokerStars Sunday Million weekly flagship tournament for $103,408. The score represents his largest career online event cash.

dhubermexOct 13th, 2014 1
Tournament Review for October 6, 2014

Austrian Fedor CrownUpGuy Holz (pictured, ranked #4 worldwide) continued his winning streak in major online poker tournaments over the weekend with an outright victory in the Full Tilt Poker Sunday Major for a payday of $38,240. Less than a week ago, the surging tournament specialist took home $1.3 million for his win in the PokerStars WCOOP Main Event and could be on his way to the top overall ...

dhubermexOct 6th, 2014 0
Tournament Review for September 29, 2014

The PokerStars World Championship of Online Poker (WCOOP) launched its final events of the weekend, with the $10 Million Guaranteed Main Event final table playing out early Tuesday morning Eastern Time. PocketFives member CrownUpGuy of Austria (ranked #593) earned a payday of at least $1.1 million (6-way deal) as three-handed play continued Tuesday. Faraz The-Toilet Jaka (pictured) will also ...

dhubermexSep 29th, 2014 5
Tournament Review for September 22, 2014

The 2014 PokerStars World Championship of Online Poker (WCOOP) continued this weekend ahead of next Sunday's $10,000,000 Guaranteed Main Event. PocketFiver KKremate took home $356,965 for his runner-up performance in the WCOOP $2,000+100 NLHE Event #45. Jose gotocashier Quintas of Portugal (pictured, ranked #449) had a 3rd place showing in that event and received $269,545 while 135th ranked ...

dhubermexSep 22nd, 2014 1
Tournament Review for September 8, 2014

The 2014 PokerStars World Championship of Online Poker (WCOOP) kicked off this weekend and will offer $40,000,000 in guaranteed prizes over the next three weeks. As of 3:00pm Eastern Time Monday, several key WCOOP events were still in progress. We will update this article after the covered tournaments have concluded.

dhubermexSep 8th, 2014 0
Tournament Review for September 1, 2014

Rob rtinnion Tinnion of the United Kingdom (ranked #469 worldwide) was the biggest winner in online poker tournaments over the weekend, taking down the PokerStars weekly flagship event for a payday of $213,995.

dhubermexSep 1st, 2014 3
Tournament Review for August 25, 2014

Ireland online poker tournament specialist sluglife (pictured, ranked #1131 worldwide) earned his largest career online poker tournament score over the weekend upon placing 3rd in the PokerStars Sunday Million weekly flagship event for $196,536 (five-way final table chop). Fellow PocketFiver Korw1n22 of the Ukraine took home $105,000 for 2nd place as part of the deal.

dhubermexAug 25th, 2014 0
Tournament Review for August 18, 2014

Finland online poker tournament specialist European had his second-best career cash in the PokerStars Sunday Million weekly flagship event over the weekend, winning it for a payday of $185,500 as a result of a heads-up chop. The victory puts the #24-ranked player worldwide on the fast track to earning a potential spot in the Top 10 for the first time ever.

dhubermexAug 18th, 2014 4
Tournament Review for August 11, 2014

PocketFiver krakts of Israel picked up his largest career online poker tournament cash over the weekend thanks to a 2nd place effort in the PokerStars Sunday Million weekly flagship event for $179,510 (two-way deal). Fellow member andreyluis (ranked #530 worldwide) of Brazil finished 5th in the SM for $58,236--which is also his largest online event haul.

dhubermexAug 11th, 2014 1
Tournament Review for August 4, 2014

High stakes online poker tournaments saw an overall increase in entrants over the weekend thanks to the start of the PokerStars WCOOP Challenge and Full Tilt FTOPS series.

dhubermexAug 4th, 2014 0
Tournament Review for July 28, 2014

PocketFives member Beq of Finland earned his largest career online poker tournament score this Sunday with a runner-up performance in the PokerStars Sunday Million for $158,165 as a result of a three-way final table deal. Fellow member DaDumon of Austria also had a career outing in the flagship event; placing 4th for $76,241.

dhubermexJul 28th, 2014 1
Tournament Review for July 21, 2014

Participation in major online poker tournaments increased this past weekend following the conclusion of daily activities at the World Series of Poker as well as the the 2014 World Cup.

dhubermexJul 21st, 2014 0
Tournament Review for July 14, 2014

Guarantees for major online poker tournaments were slashed over the weekend due to the World Cup final match. Lower MTT participation than general was commonplace on Sunday.

dhubermexJul 14th, 2014 2
Tournament Review for July 7, 2014

Top 200-ranked Christopher makkapakk Johnson of the United Kingdom had a career outing at the online poker tournament tables over the weekend. He took down the PokerStars Sunday Million weekly flagship event for $191,528. With the win, Johnson could move into the Top 100 worldwide rankings for the first time ever and is also quickly approaching the $2 million total online tournament cashes mark. ...

dhubermexJul 7th, 2014 0
Tournament Review for June 30, 2014

Jay FlopJay Stringer of Australia took home his largest online poker tournament score to date with a runner-up performance in the PokerStars Sunday Million flagship event for $135,608 over the weekend. He was followed by Brazilian Tonzera, who received $38,573 for his 6th place effort.

dhubermexJun 30th, 2014 0
Tournament Review for June 23, 2014

Over the weekend, PocketFives members were led by Steve betrthanphil Tripp of Canada (pictured - ranked #432 worldwide), who took down the PokerStars Sunday Warm-Up for $79,116. Steve's three-way final table negotiation nearly earned him full first place prize money despite chopping the event with two other opponents.

dhubermexJun 23rd, 2014 1
Tournament Review for June 16, 2014

Portuguese poker tournament specialist Artur rnb333 Silva had his largest online cash to date as a result of his runner-up performance in the PokerStars Sunday Million for $150,153. Silva took home the biggest payday in the event thanks to his negotiations in a three-way final table deal. Fellow member glammc pocketed $39,450 for his 6th place effort in that event.

dhubermexJun 16th, 2014 0
Tournament Review for June 9, 2014

PocketFives member LEMMlWlNKS of Baja California, Mexico had a career outing at the online tournament tables over the weekend; finishing runner-up in the PokerStars Sunday Million for $174,567 (heads-up chop). Fellow PocketFiver Felipe Baraky Tavares of Brazil (pictured) also had his best performance in online poker tournaments with a 4th place effort for $79,118. Meanwhile, luckylukas13 of ...

dhubermexJun 9th, 2014 0
Tournament Review for June 2, 2014

Greek online poker tournament specialist tnxcomeagain captured an outright victory in the PokerStars Sunday Million over the weekend for a career-high payday of $205,943. The win will certainly move him up in the Worldwide Rankings and could catapult him into the Top 500 for the first time ever. Colombia's oliolion (pictured) finished runner-up in that event for $152,325 while Magnus ...

dhubermexJun 2nd, 2014 0
Tournament Review for May 26, 2014

PocketFiver Diaconu Lionet Bogdan of Romania (pictured, ranked #416 worldwide) had a career outing over the weekend; taking home $203,088 for his outright victory in the PokerStars Sunday Million weekly flagship event. Norway's Smurfehits made a case for re-entering the Top 100 with his 3rd place showing for $106,816. Meanwhile, Fabio Luiz ruscittobr Ruscitto of Brazil and shermanash placed 4th ...

dhubermexMay 26th, 2014 0
Tournament Review for May 19, 2014

The 2014 PokerStars Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP) wrapped up over the weekend with the $10,000+300 NLHE Main Event. Phillip Grindation Mcallister of the United Kingdom wound up in 5th place in the tournament for $350,838 while Canada's NeverScaredB (pictured) finished 6th for $279,225.

dhubermexMay 19th, 2014 1
Tournament Review for May 12, 2014

There were millions of dollars in guaranteed prize money available over the weekend as the PokerStars Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP) continued. PocketFivers RasA and alexalex both had career outings and cashed for $257,132 and $232,055 respectively in the $2,000+100 NLHE high-stakes version of SCOOP Event #23. Longtime member CrazyZachary finished 6th in that event for a payday of ...

dhubermexMay 12th, 2014 0
Tournament Review For May 5, 2014

The 2014 PokerStars Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP) kicked off over the weekend with millions of dollars in guaranteed prize pools spread across three buy-in levels. At the time this article was published, many events were still in progress. We will update the results once the events have concluded.

dhubermexMay 5th, 2014 2
Tournament Review For April 28, 2014

PokerStars concluded its two week promotional program over the weekend with "Tournament Number 900 Million" which featured a $1 Million Guaranteed prize pool as four P5s members reached its final table. Daniel judgedredd13 Charlton of the United Kingdom (pictured) earned his largest online tournament payday ever upon negotiating a three-way final table deal for $153,681 (3rd place officially). ...

dhubermexApr 28th, 2014 0
Tournament Review For April 21, 2014

PocketFives members saw plenty of action at final tables over the weekend, as Marius superfolde Folde of Norway collected $78,263 for his 5th place effort in the PokerStars Sunday Million weekly flagship event as a result of a 7-way chop. In the Stars Sunday Warm-Up, Romania's 1banditpanda made a strong case for moving up the worldwide rankings with a victory for $73,927. He has been ranked as ...

dhubermexApr 21st, 2014 2
Tournament Review For April 14, 2014

The $600+35 NLHE FTOPS Main Event was won by Niall firaldo Farrell of the United Kingdom, who had a career high cash of $236,233 as a result of a three-way final table deal. With the win, he could move into the Top 100 worldwide for the first time ever in the PocketFives Rankings. Veteran PocketFiver Mike timex McDonald of Canada (pictured) was also involved in the chop, taking home an even ...

dhubermexApr 14th, 2014 2
Tournament Review For April 7, 2014

Top 500 ranked Filurn of Denmark picked up his largest career online poker tournament cash over the weekend with a 3rd place finish in the PokerStars Sunday Million. Michael (who is pictured and could very well move up to his all-time best worldwide ranking due to the score) cashed in for $186,600 as a result of a final table deal. He received the highest payout in the event despite his official ...

dhubermexApr 7th, 2014 0
Tournament Review For March 31, 2014

The 2014 PokerStars World Championship of Online Poker (WCOOP) Challenge featured nine events over the weekend, with PocketFives members taking home a substantial amount of the prize money. In the $2,000+100 NLHE Main Event, pktsebens of Australia (pictured) made a strong case for getting back into the Top 500 worldwide rankings with a 3rd place showing for $292,320. David Bakes Baker finished ...

dhubermexMar 31st, 2014 0
Tournament Review For March 24, 2014

It was a career day at the online poker tournament tables for Brazilian Bernardo bedias Dias (pictured, ranked #503 worldwide), who took down the PokerStars Sunday Million weekly flagship event for a payday of $223,674 - a score which could easily catapult him back into the Top 400 worldwide. Michael RichieRichZH Friedrich of Switzerland walked away with $78,513 upon finishing 4th in the Sunday ...

dhubermexMar 24th, 2014 5
Tournament Review For March 17, 2014

PocketFives member Dinesh NastyMinder Alt of Switzerland (pictured, ranked #782 worldwide) was the biggest winner among members over the weekend. His official 4th place effort in the PokerStars Sunday Million weekly flagship event was worth $160,503 - the largest payout thanks to his negotiations in a six way chop that also included AB_Poker_12 of Canada (6th place for $105,000).

dhubermexMar 17th, 2014 0
Tournament Review For March 10, 2014

Rising online poker tournament star TryToExploit from Poland (pictured, ranked #205 worldwide) took down the PokerStars Sunday Million weekly flagship tournament over the weekend for a score of $230,707 (2-way deal). The win puts him over the $1.5 million lifetime online earnings mark. In the Stars Sunday 500, PocketFiver Excellence of Germany posted an outright victory for $83,790.

dhubermexMar 10th, 2014 1
Tournament Review For March 3, 2014

Singapore's Feng valkyri3 Zhao was awarded $117,654 for his official 1st place finish in the PokerStars Sunday Warm-Up. The Stars Sunday Million celebrated its 8th anniversary with an $8 million guaranteed prize pool. PocketFives member Patrick pleno1 Leonard of the United Kingdom (pictured, ranked #927 worldwide) received his largest career online tournament cash upon placing 9th for $110,875.

dhubermexMar 3rd, 2014 1
Tournament Review For February 24, 2014

PocketFives members placed in the top three spots of the PokerStars Sunday Million flagship over the weekend, led by Mexico's WormNorton who took home $232,444 for his outright win. Fellow members bazeman (pictured) and veryking finished 2nd and 3rd for $170,456 and $116,220 respectively. PocketFiver pleno1 of the United Kingdom received the largest payday in the Stars Sunday Warm-Up despite his ...

dhubermexFeb 24th, 2014 0
Tournament Review For February 17, 2014

Up and coming poker tournament specialist wademan of the Russian Federation received his largest career online event score over the weekend with a chopped win in the PokerStars Sunday Warm-Up $500k Guaranteed. His final payday was $94,321. Fellow PocketFives member Francis Nohaymiedo Cruz of the Dominican Republic (pictured, ranked #608 worldwide) likewise enjoyed a career day with his 3rd place ...

dhubermexFeb 17th, 2014 0
Tournament Review For February 10, 2014

There was a five-way final table chop in the PokerStars Sunday Million weekly flagship tournament over the weekend, with Brazilian CheVeaU taking home the largest prize of $161,880 for his victory. Canadian olligergely finished runner-up for $141,659 while lena900 and baeks22 earned $129,669 and $124,270 for their respective 4th and 5th place efforts.

dhubermexFeb 10th, 2014 0
Tournament Review For February 3, 2014

There were plenty of big winners in online poker tournaments over the weekend as the 2014 PokerStars Turbo Championship of Online Poker (TCOOP) concluded with the $665+35 NLHE Turbo Main Event. In that tourney, Denmark's blaaesh more than doubled his previous career cash total in online events with a 3rd place showing for $336,342. Due to a six-way final table deal, blaaesh took home the largest ...

dhubermexFeb 3rd, 2014 0
Tournament Review For January 27, 2014

The PokerStars Turbo Championship of Online Poker (TCOOP) continued over the weekend with several PocketFivers cashing in on big prize pool money. Canada's melontown came out on top in the series' 16th event ($154+$154+12 NLHE Progressive Knockout) and collected $96,805 along with a bounty of over $30,000 for his efforts. KingDan was the winner in Event #17 ($100+9 NLHE with 1 Rebuy). He ...

dhubermexJan 27th, 2014 0
Tournament Review For January 20, 2014

A number of PocketFives members made important strides in their online poker careers over the weekend. Israel's Alextoon1 received his largest online poker tournament cash to date with a 4th place effort in the PokerStars Sunday Million weekly flagship event; walking away with $79,824. Fellow PocketFiver madmax04 earned $63,352 for his 5th place finish - a score which is by far his largest to ...

dhubermexJan 20th, 2014 2
Tournament Review For January 13, 2014

Canada's Diggler worked his way to a victory in the PokerStars Sunday Million weekly flagship event over the weekend; chopping the tournament three ways and walking away with $189,044. The win could place him in the Top 500 Worldwide Rankings for the first time in his career. Mateus Matu11 Lessa of Brazil earned $94,829 for his runner-up performance in the Stars Sunday Warm-Up upon chopping the ...

dhubermexJan 13th, 2014 0
Tournament Review For January 6, 2014

Top 300 ranked tilt21sted of Romania was involved in a three-way final table deal in the PokerStars Sunday Million weekly flagship tournament and walked away with a $176,580 payday. With the score, Alex has a lifetime career online event cash mark of over $1.25 million and could quickly find his way into the Top 200 PocketFives worldwide rankings for the first time.

dhubermexJan 6th, 2014 0
Tournament Review For December 16, 2013

Former Top 5 ranked breeth of Hungary (pictured) made a strong case for moving back into the Top 100 worldwide with a victory in the PokerStars Sunday Million over the weekend. He was involved in a five-way final table deal and received $213,480 after all was said and done. Fellow member Katalanon of Israel finished 6th in that event for a payday of $49,896.

dhubermexDec 16th, 2013 0
Tournament Review For December 9, 2013

There were plenty of big winners in major online tournaments over the weekend, led by 68th ranked Illini213 (pictured) of Costa Rica, who put in a runner-up performance in the Full Tilt Poker FTOPS Main Event. Despite his 2nd place finish, Steve took home the largest payday in the tournament through a three-way deal; receiving $261,340 in the process. Fellow member Visor was right behind him in ...

dhubermexDec 9th, 2013 1
Tournament Review For December 2, 2013

Austria's mindgamer, currently ranked #28 in the world at online tournament play, was the outright winner in the PokerStars Sunday Million over the weekend for $222,934. The major event win represents his second largest online poker tournament cash and could propel him back into the Top 10 Worldwide Rankings. Fellow members joe santana and leggieblufs1 finished 5th and 6th in the Sunday Million ...

dhubermexDec 2nd, 2013 3
Tournament Review For November 25, 2013

Romania's Slevinro was victorious in the PokerStars Sunday Warm-Up over the weekend and received $105,536 for his efforts. Meanwhile, Denmark's KenniNickelman placed 3rd in that event for $55,457.

dhubermexNov 25th, 2013 0
Tournament Review For November 18, 2013

Canadian online tournament specialist Running Goot came up with his largest career online tourney cash over the weekend with a runner-up performance in the PokerStars Sunday Million weekly flagship event for $161,412 as a result of a three-way final table deal. The score is likely to place him back in the Top 1,000 Worldwide Rankings once the new voting results are in later this week.

dhubermexNov 18th, 2013 0
Tournament Review For November 11, 2013

Two PocketFives members came up with six-figure paydays in the PokerStars Sunday Million weekly flagship event over the weekend, led by Ysjah of the Netherlands, who took home $165,224 for his runner-up performance. Finishing in 3rd place for $119,760 was Canadian OneTime1Time. Both scores represented career outings for the two PocketFivers.

dhubermexNov 11th, 2013 2