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SUNDAY MAJORS: Johannes Korsar Wins PokerStars High Roller for $54K

Johannes 'Greenstone25' Korsar won a Sunday Major this week and should be moving on up the PocketFives Rankings (WPT photo) Sweden's Johannes 'Greenstone25' Korsar could move into the top five of the PocketFives Rankings this week thanks to an impressive Sunday that included a victory in the $2,100 buy-in High Roller event on Stars for $53,828 along with a third place showing in the Sunday 500. ...

dhubermexNov 20th, 2017 1
SUNDAY MAJORS: Nick Petrangelo Wins PokerStars Sunday High Roller

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dhubermexNov 13th, 2017 0
SUNDAY MAJORS: 'G A W' Wins PokerStars Sunday Million

The PokerStars Sunday million was chopped four ways. There was a four-way final table chop in the PokerStars Sunday Million, as 'G A W' finished in first place for a cash score of $120,685 followed by 'beginner27' in the runner-up position for $118,653. Eckardt 'vanselow' Vanselow of Costa Rica placed third and collected $69,651 and 'Ottodif' walked away with $84,661 in fourth place.

dhubermexNov 6th, 2017 0
Chilean Roberto Carvallo Wins Punta Cana Poker Classic

dhubermexOct 30th, 2017 0
SUNDAY MAJORS: 'APonakov' Wins Sunday Million for $158,000

The PokerStars Sunday

dhubermexOct 30th, 2017 0
SUNDAY MAJORS: Another Super High Roller Win for #1 'C Darwin2'

Another Sunday, another Sunday Major title for the #1-ranked online poker player in the world The #1 ranked online poker tournament player in the world had himself another great Sunday. 'C Darwin2', of Sweden, once again finished atop the leaderboard when all was said and done in the partypoker Super High Roller event, taking home a cash prize of $52,246. He also finished second in the 888 ...

dhubermexOct 23rd, 2017 0
SUNDAY MAJORS: Mike 'Pipedream17' Dietrich Wins Sunday Million for $142,000

'C Darwin2' added another Sunday Major to his credit this week Sunday saw some of the best online poker players in the world proving just that as they took home some of the week's marquee events. The current #1-ranked online poker tournament player in the world 'C Darwin2' of Sweden earned a victory in the partypoker High Roller on Sunday and took home $37,884. He was followed by Kenny ...

dhubermexOct 16th, 2017 0
SUNDAY MAJORS: Viktor Blom Wins Sunday Grand PLO

Viktor Blom won the PLO version of the PokerStars Sunday Grand this week (Unibet photo) Viktor 'Isildur1' Blom is one of the most mercurial figures in online poker history. He's won and lost millions in the nosebleed cash games and won the 2013 PokerStars Spring Championship of Online Poker Main Event. On Sunday he added to his own legend, beating out 148 other players to win the PokerStars ...

dhubermexOct 9th, 2017 0
SUNDAY MAJORS: 'ad144' Wins $148,800 for Sunday Million Victory

David Peters came

dhubermexOct 2nd, 2017 0
SUNDAY MAJORS: 'NeverIsEasy' Wins partypoker Powerfest High Roller

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dhubermexSep 25th, 2017 0
SUNDAY MAJORS: 'nipa3p3' Wins partypoker Super High Roller

'nipa3p3' took home

dhubermexSep 18th, 2017 0
SUNDAY MAJORS: Joao Simao Takes Down partypoker SHR for $123,725

[CAPTION=98%] There was a heads-up chop in the $5,200 buy-in Powerfest #112, as 'FKTheseGuysBro' and 'Hahaha_Owned' took home $245,770 and $231,380 for their respective first and second place finishes. Third place went to 'orud74' who collected $138,000 while 65th-ranked 'Gedis11' of Lithuania took home $105,000 in fourth and 'PokerG1rl69' walked away with $85,500 in fifth.

dhubermexSep 11th, 2017 0
SUNDAY MAJORS: Chris Hunichen Wins partypoker Super High Roller

Veteran PocketFives member Chris 'Big Huni' Hunichen of Costa Rica (ranked #82 worldwide) came up big in the partypoker "Super High Roller" event Sunday, cashing for $143,325 after outlasting a highly competitive field in the $5,200 buy-in Powerfest showcase event.

dhubermexSep 4th, 2017 0
SUNDAY MAJORS: 'lena900' and 'inhoo' Each Grab Sunday Wins

The PokerStars Sunday Million saw a four-way final table chop over the weekend as 'Dimitri005' took home $132.437 as a result of an official first place finish, while PocketFives member 'SokyrkoDima' of the Ukraine earned a career online tournament best $110,851 in the runner-up position. 'Wh0AndBeni' finished third in that event for $87,717 and 'Akyllas1' walked away with $88,661 in fourth ...

dhubermexAug 28th, 2017 0
SUNDAY MAJORS: 'mdf92' Takes Home PokerStars Sunday Million Title

The PokerStars Sunday Million attracted more than 20,000 entrants for the second week in a row as a result of its half price buy-in format, with 'mdf92' taking home $212,110 for first place and 'ladygambiti' finishing runner-up for $151,189. Player '18055433805' was awarded $107,772 for third place in that event while 'DimaRu777' received $76,824 in fourth place.

dhubermexAug 21st, 2017 0
SUNDAY MAJORS: Conor Beresford Wins partypoker High Roller

Perennial high stakes online tournament player 'probirs' of Hungary (ranked #11 worldwide) earned the top spot in the prestigious $2,600 buy-in "Super High Roller" tournament on Partypoker, followed by 'z4vor' in second place for $34,545. The United Kingdom's C=Conor '1_conor_b_1' Beresford might crack the top five in the PocketFives Rankings this week, thanks to a win in the partypoker $530 ...

dhubermexAug 14th, 2017 0
SUNDAY MAJORS: ‘thx4urm0n3y’ Wins Sunday Million for Second Time

For the second time in 2017, Canada's thx4urm0n3y was the last player standing in the PokerStars Sunday Million. After negotiations with the other two final players, 'thx4urm0n3y' took home an even $168,000 while second place finisher 'diidums' was awarded $118,316 and 'Sanderssi' collected $110,834 for third place. 'thx4urm0n3y' won the Sunday Million in February, earning $145,747.41. ...

dhubermexAug 7th, 2017 0
SUNDAY MAJORS: Doug Lang Wins Sunday Million for $165,300

Top 100 ranked

dhubermexJul 31st, 2017 0
SUNDAY MAJORS: 'Kabotajoe' Takes Home $162K for Sunday Million Win

Online poker

dhubermexJul 24th, 2017 0
SUNDAY MAJORS: 'toddxxx' Takes Sunday Million After Three-Way Deal

There was a three-way chop in the PokerStars Sunday Million this week, with 'toddxxx' taking home $161,777 for an official first place finish in that tournament. Fellow online players 'Esukki' and 'stormi22' received $103,482 and $98,481 as a result of the final table agreement. The PokerStars Sunday Warm-Up was won by 'seboraptor' for a cash reward of $43,470.

dhubermexJul 17th, 2017 0
SUNDAY MAJORS: Vladimir Troyanovskiy Wins Grand PLO, SuperSonic

There were a

dhubermexJul 10th, 2017 0
SUNDAY MAJORS: PocketFivers Take Top Three Spots in Sunday Million

The PokerStars Sunday Million attracted over 6,000 entrants, with PocketFives members claiming the top three spots in the event, led by Julio 'powerpokerbr' Lins of Brazil, who earned his largest career online tourney cash with a $180,235 payday. 'wyte123' will enter the Top 1,000 Worldwide Rankings for the first time ever thanks to a runner-up performance in that event for $124,733 while ...

dhubermexJul 3rd, 2017 0
SUNDAY MAJORS: 'daskalos' Takes Home $165,000 in Sunday Million

Cyprus online poker tournament specialist 'daskalos' earned his largest career online event cash this weekend with a victory in the PokerStars Sunday Million for an even $165,000 following a heads-up final table chop. 'cxde' was awarded $127,329 for runner-up, while 'Cashcid Linc' collected $82,748 in third and 'minicooler' received $57,268 for fourth.

dhubermexJun 26th, 2017 0
Final Week to Qualify for a WSOP Main Event Package at 888poker

888poker is the only place to qualify online for the 2017 WSOP Main Event So far 66 online poker players have won their entry into the 2017 World Series of Poker Main Event through 888poker. With the Main Event just over two weeks away, this is the final weekend to qualify and get yourself to Las Vegas with a chance at winning $10 million.

dhubermexJun 23rd, 2017 0
SUNDAY MAJORS: Four Players Earn Six Figures in Sunday Million Chop

Four players walked away with six-figure cash paydays this Sunday in the PokerStars Sunday Million, which attracted more than 25,000 entrants to its "Half Price" format. PocketFives member 'Zicabo' of Serbia more than doubled his career online tournament earnings with a $195,867 haul for runner-up after being part of a four-way final table deal. 'buba971' was the official winner of the ...

dhubermexJun 19th, 2017 0
WSOP Main Event Satellites Continue This Week at 888Poker

888poker is the only place to qualify online for the 2017 WSOP Main Event A total of 60 online poker players have already won their entry into the 2017 World Series of Poker Main Event, and there is still time for you to do so as well.

dhubermexJun 16th, 2017 0
SUNDAY MAJORS: 'kZhh' Scores $176K For Sunday Million Victory

Hungarian online poker tournament specialist 'kZhh' (ranked #156 worldwide) had a career-best performance this weekend, winning the PokerStars Sunday Million for $176,213 upon defeating fellow PocketFives member Sharad 'Keenyle' Rao of India who was awarded $121,949 in second place. 'nestoneto' finished third in that event for $84,399 while 'frank29929' collected $58,410 in fourth ...

dhubermexJun 12th, 2017 0
Satellite Into the WSOP Main Event This Week on 888poker

888poker is the only place to qualify online for the 2017 WSOP Main Event More than 50 online poker players have already won their entry into the 2017 World Series of Poker Main Event, and there is still time for you to do so as well. 888poker, the official WSOP satellite provider, has a number of sub-satellite "Steps" for players to move up the ladder throughout June and compete for a ...

dhubermexJun 9th, 2017 0
Sunday Majors: 'Greenstone25' Claims partypoker High Roller

Swedish online poker tournament specialist Johannes 'Greenstone25' Korsar (ranked #14 worldwide) captured an outright victory

dhubermexJun 5th, 2017 0
SUNDAY MAJORS: 'L1VeYRdrEamS' Takes Down PokerStars Sunday Million

Online poker tournament action saw a number of players take home huge cash prizes Sunday ahead of the 2017 World Series of Poker which begins this week. 'L1VeYRdrEamS' maximized overlay value in the PokerStars Sunday Million and earned $150,179 for the win. 'Timonpoika' finished second for $103,936 as 'disquesi!' received $71,932 in third. Vladislav 'vladulaNko' Donchev of Bulgaria (ranked ...

dhubermexMay 29th, 2017 0
XL Inferno: 'AlienArmy' Takes Home $291,000 for Main Event Victory

The 888poker XL Inferno tournament series concluded Sunday with the $1 million guaranteed Main Event. 'Alien_Army' topped all opponents with a $291,007 score for first place in the $1,050 No Limit Hold'em showcase which attracted over 1,300 entries. Second place went to 'stevachenko7' who reached a heads-up agreement to take home $226,718 with 'sngguru' receiving $166,550 in third. Russia's ...

dhubermexMay 22nd, 2017 0
XL Inferno: Leandro 'DMilito22' Bustillo Books Second Win

The 888 Poker XL Inferno online poker tournament series entered its final weekend Friday with PocketFives members coming out on top in a number of the larger events. 'SmallKindB' of the Czech Republic (ranked #223) led the way with a $5,644 score for first place in the Crocodile. 'Juanfran1973' took home $4,069 for runner-up in that event, followed by #271-ranked Ivan 'ivanascasubi' Vilchez ...

dhubermexMay 20th, 2017 0
XL Inferno: 'spud_gun888' Wins Super High Roller Chip-In for $186K

Six-figure

dhubermexMay 17th, 2017 0
XL Inferno: World #2-ranked inhoo Wins Crocodile

The 888 Poker

dhubermexMay 16th, 2017 0
XL Inferno: Juanki 'B4NKR0LL3R' Vecino has Breakout with WHALE Win

The 888poker XL Inferno online poker tournament series continued Sunday with more than $1.2 million in cash prize money awarded to players. PocketFives member 'juanki9605' of Spain (who goes by 'B4NKR0LL3R' at 888 Poker) had a breakout evening by winning the $600 buy-in WHALE event for $50,947 while final-tabling two other XL Inferno Sunday events. 'Kannwas' finished second in the Whale for ...

dhubermexMay 15th, 2017 0
XL Inferno: 'anteen' Takes Down High Roller for $116,974 Score

The 888poker XL Inferno series continued Tuesday with dozens of poker enthusiasts and pros taking home big-time cash prizes. 'anteen' earned an outright victory in the $2,100 buy-in High Roller event for $116,974 to lead all of Tuesday's winners. 'Kannwas' cashed for an even $85,800 in second place, 'R1valdo10' was awarded $64,636 in third. 'diosmono69' received $46,620 upon finishing in ...

dhubermexMay 10th, 2017 0
XL Inferno: 'UHYC9_888', 'Jab0c0', 'COMINGTHRU' Win Big on Day 2

The 888poker XL Inferno series continued Tuesday with a number of European-based PocketFives members reaching final tables and claiming their share of cash prizes. 'V.BlomFan60' was awarded the largest XL Inferno score of the evening upon taking down the $160 buy-in Crocodile event for $8,969. 'Gotyoudude' earned a payday of $6,721 for second place in that event with Kevin 'kevlar1991' Frame ...

dhubermexMay 9th, 2017 0
XL Inferno: Alexandre Almeida Grabs Opening Day’s Biggest Score

The 888poker XL Inferno online poker tournament series got underway Sunday with 16 different events awarding over $1 Million total in cash prizes. Brazilian Brazil's Alexandre 'Xandee1991' Almeida had a career outing and picked up his largest ever online MTT score with a $53,015 take-home victory in the $160 buy-in Opening Event which boasted a field of 1,447 players. The win will likely ...

dhubermexMay 8th, 2017 0
SUNDAY MAJORS: Ewald Mahr Olivera Chops Way to Sunday Million Win

Peru's #4-ranked online poker player, Ewald 'SPEWTARD' Mahr Olivera is on his way up in the next set after rankings after winning the PokerStars Sunday Million after making a deal with three players remaining. Mahr Olivera walked away with $155,589 for the win, while 'leopol6d1988' earned $89,401 for finishing in second place, and 'antispeed' pocketed $106,002 for finishing third. ...

dhubermexMay 1st, 2017 0
SUNDAY MAJORS: Big Sunday for Latvia's Dainis 'ex6tence' Budovskis

Two players chopped the PokerStars Sunday Million, as 'Drudz777' and 'mahmuttt88'earned $133,595 and $128,246 for their respective first and second place finishes. 'Anjeyyy' cashed for $75,773 in third place while 'WushuTM' placed fourth for $53,175 and 'EdiNegeR' pocketed $37,316 in fifth. Latvia's 'ex6tence' (ranked #115 worldwide) won the Stars Sunday Warm-Up outright for $53,438 followed ...

dhubermexApr 24th, 2017 0
Sunday Majors: Jonathan ‘xMONSTERxDONGx’ Karamalikis Wins 888 Whale

Jonathan Karamilikis continues to be one of the best online poker grinders from Australia. Austrailia's Jonathan 'xMONSTERxDONGx' Karamalikis, the #6-ranked player in his home country and #170-ranked worldwide, added another impressive result on Sunday, beating out 214 others players to take down the $600 buy-in 888poker Whale to win $26,117. 'purplegerbil' cashed for $18,829 in second and ...

dhubermexApr 17th, 2017 0
SUNDAY MAJORS: Evandro 'Evitoy' Vitoy Chops PokerStars Sunday Million

Evandro 'Evitoy' Vitoy grabbed a huge score after chopping the Sunday Million three ways (PokerStars photo) Three players picked up six-figure paydays in the PokerStars Sunday Million, lead by Brazilian Evandro 'EVitoy' Vitoy who collected $136,000 following a three-way final table deal. 'shibonimo' and 'moysescohen' finished second and third, walking away with $128,554 and $109,156 ...

dhubermexApr 10th, 2017 0
SUNDAY MAJORS: 'Xavi666' Wins PokerStars Sunday Million, $1.09M

Major online poker tournament action over the weekend saw a number of players take home six-figure paydays thanks to the PokerStars Sunday Million 11th anniversary event which boasted a $10 million guarantee. 'Xavi666' was the winner, taking home $1,093,205 for an outright victory in the Sunday Million, followed by PocketFives member 'Minzopug' of Australia who earned $785,999 for second place ...

dhubermexApr 3rd, 2017 2
SUNDAY MAJORS: Sam 'TheSquid' Grafton Wins PokerStars Sunday Grand

MedStudent91' captured an outright victory in the PokerStars Sunday Million and took home $152,455 to lead the way in major online poker events over the weekend. The #2-ranked in Uruguay, 'kofi89' finished runner-up in that tournament and collected $106,985 while 'Rhayadder' was awarded $75,078 for third place and 'Kheragon' walked away with $52,688 upon finishing fourth.

dhubermexMar 27th, 2017 1
SUNDAY MAJORS: Troy Quenneville Wins partypoker Super High Roller

Troy 'iamthedeck ftw' Quenneville won himself a Sunday Major this weekend (WPT photo) Canadian Troy 'iamthedeck ftw' Quenneville continued his rise up the PocketFives Rankings by taking down the $2,600 buy-in partypoker Super High Roller this weekend for just over $50,000. Quenneville, the #2 ranked player in Canada, could crack the top 25 of the world wide rankings with the win. There were ...

dhubermexMar 20th, 2017 1
SUNDAY MAJORS: 'Admiral19793' Books Outright Sunday Million Win

Players were once again in full force at the virtual felts over the weekend millions of guaranteed cash prizes were awarded in major events. 'Admiral19793' captured an outright victory in the PokerStars Sunday Million and took home a whopping $153,203 for the win. 'GrekoGreg' finished in second place and cashed for $107,511 while 'solanj' earned a payday of $75,448 for third. PocketFives ...

dhubermexMar 13th, 2017 0
SUNDAY MAJORS: Ben 'Ben86' Tollerene Wins PokerStars Sunday Grand

[/CAPTION]Ben 'Ben86' Tollerene took down the PokerStars Sunday Grand this week (WPT photo/ Joe Giron)[/CAPTION] Major online poker tournament action continued over the weekend, as large cash prizes were awarded to a number of real money players led by PokerStars player 'geob000' who took down the Sunday Million outright for a score of $149,333. 'BARBARVSSA2' finished second in that event and ...

dhubermexMar 6th, 2017 1
SUNDAY MAJORS: Austrian 'TheFan83' Wins PokerStars Sunday Million

Two PocketFives members outlasted more than 5,000 opponents to finish first and second in the PokerStars Sunday Million weekly flagship tournament over the weekend. Austria's 'TheFan83' walked away with an even $122,000 after winning the event, while Brazilian 'digopapel' earned $112,734 for second place. PokerStars player 'KasparovAKs' walked away with $91,000 after finishing in third.

dhubermexFeb 27th, 2017 1
SUNDAY MAJORS: Vaillancourt, Delgado Book Victories on PokerStars

PocketFives members had a considerable amount of success in major online poker tournaments over the weekend, as the PokerStars Sunday Million was won outright by 'thx4urm0n3y' who collected $145,741 followed by 'tomc1s' who finished runner-up for $102,279. Relatively unknown Brazilian Neoriel Oliveira took home a career-best $71,776 for his third place performance in that tournament, which ...

dhubermexFeb 20th, 2017 0
SUNDAY MAJORS: Philipp Gruissem Takes Down partypoker Powerfest Main

Philipp Gruissem was back online on Sunday, winning the partypoker Powerfest Main Event for just over $80,000 (WPT photo) Philipp 'philbort' Gruissem has made a name for himself in recent years for being part of the German contingent of players dominating the live super high roller scene, but on Sunday Gruissem went back to his online roots and had a day worth celebrating. Gruissem finished ...

dhubermexFeb 6th, 2017 1
SUNDAY MAJORS: Rocco 'RoccoGe' Palumbo Chops PokerStars Sunday Million

There were quite a few large cashes over the weekend in major online poker tournaments as January winds to a close. 888poker held the $1,050 buy-in Main Event of its Super XL Series which boasted a $1.5 million guarantee. The tournament was won by 'Enigmasility' for $262,200 followed by Top 500-ranked 'Sphinx87' of Poland, who collected $190,500 for second place. 888 player 'gusfraba99' came ...

dhubermexJan 30th, 2017 0
SUNDAY MAJORS: 'Tarmooo' Chops Sunday Million for $91K

There was plenty of major online poker tournament action over the weekend, led by veteran PocketFives member TJ '1bigacehole' Ulmer of Australia (ranked #61 worldwide), who took home the largest score in the PokerStars Sunday Million for $113,330 after finishing in third place officially. PokerStars players 'Tarmooo' and 'olipetra' cashed for $91,853 and $83,823 for their respective first and ...

dhubermexJan 23rd, 2017 0
SUNDAY MAJORS: Andras 'probirs' Nemeth Takes Down partypoker SHR

There was plenty of major online poker tournament action over the weekend, led by the PokerStars Sunday Million which was won by 'AAadrift' for $157,465 followed by 816th-ranked 'StoyanB' of Bulgaria who earned $109,715 for second place. Fellow PocketFiver 'RafaCorreaBR' cashed for $76,447 in third place while 'WillDav11' walked away with $53,266 for fourth place.

dhubermexJan 16th, 2017 0
SUNDAY MAJORS: Balazs ‘birs320’ Botond Wins Sunday Million

Balazs ‘birs320’ Botond took down the PokerStars Sunday Million for $158,000 (PokerStars photo/Tomas Stacha) Major online poker tournament action picked up over the weekend following the New Year. There were two players who cashed for six-figures in the PokerStars Sunday Million Balazs ‘birs320’ Botond captured an outright victory, outlasting nearly 5,600 opponents to take home $158,982 ...

dhubermexJan 9th, 2017 0
SUNDAY MAJORS: 'tolstiykry' Wins First Sunday Million of 2017

The new year kicked off with a number of big scores in major online poker tournaments over the weekend, led by Russia's 'tolstiykry' who won the PokerStars Sunday Million outright for $178,748. The second place finisher in that event was 'bob43155' who cashed for $122,915 followed by 'wonderboy_pl' (third place for $84,523). PocketFives member 'geo4ever89' of Romania came in fourth place and ...

dhubermexJan 2nd, 2017 0
SUNDAY MAJORS: Conor Beresford Wins PokerStars Sunday Warm-Up

'Conor '1_conor_b_1' Beresford of the United Kingdom, currently the #16-ranked player in the world, won the Sunday Warm-Up and collected $43,217 while 88th-ranked Bryan 'bparis' Paris of Canada cashed for $31,362 in second place.

dhubermexDec 26th, 2016 0
SUNDAY MAJORS: 'Bager1988' Tops Sunday Million after Three-Way Chop

There was a three-way final table chop in the PokerStars Sunday Million tournament over the weekend which resulted in 'Bager1988' taking home $146,004 for the official first place finish while 'elcoysa' cashed for $104,193 in second place and PocketFives member 'PieknaSprawa' received $90,761 for third.

dhubermexDec 19th, 2016 0
SUNDAY MAJORS: 'WestCliff21' Wins PokerStars Sunday Million

Major online poker tournaments witnessed a number of uncommon overlays this past weekend as top-ranked PocketFives members battled it out at a couple of key final tables. The largest cash prize on Sunday was awarded to 'WestCliff21' upon winning the PokerStars Sunday Million outright for $142,336. The runner-up spot in that event went to 'nodnek111' who walked away with $99,887 while ...

dhubermexDec 12th, 2016 0
SUNDAY MAJORS: Joe Cada Wins PokerStars Sunday Warm-Up

Joe Cada added another Sunday Major to his online poker resume on Sunday with a win in the PokerStars Sunday Warm-Up (WPT photo) 2009 World Series of Poker Main Event champion Joe 'jcada99' Cada won the PokerStars Sunday Warm-Up and was awarded $57,441 for the win, with 'elementx8' cashing for $31,684 in the runner-up position. 'baeks22' came out on top in the $1,050 buy-in NLHE Sunday ...

dhubermexDec 5th, 2016 0
SUNDAY MAJORS: Romanian 'Dannyz0r' Wins PokerStars Sunday Million

Romanian 'Dannyz0r' captured the PokerStars Sunday Million this week for a $143,420 payday. . 'Ekmalian' earned a six-figure cash reward of $100,646 after coming in second place in that tournament, while 'limonadik586' and Rodrigo 'Terao90' Terao collected $70,630 and $49,566 for their respective third and fourth place finishes.

dhubermexNov 28th, 2016 1
SUNDAY MAJORS: 'DrMiKee' Wins Both partypoker High Roller Events

Sunday's action saw 'DrMiKee' accomplish a rare feat, earning victories in both the $2,600 and $530 buy-in partypoker High Roller events for $42,875 and $32,390. High stakes online poker tournament specialist '3BunPass' of the United Kingdom (ranked #86 worldwide) once again made a marquee partypoker final table and walked away with $27,563 for the seconnd place effort in the Super High ...

dhubermexNov 21st, 2016 1
Sunday Majors: High Roller Win by 'lena900' Could Mean New #1

High stakes online tournament specialist, and the #4-ranked player in the world, 'lena900' won in the $2,600 buy-in Super High Roller event on partypoker for $47,125. The victory could possibly move the Swedish star to #1 worldwide in this week's PocketFives Rankings update. Hungary's 'Bandika' took second place in that tournament for $30,450. The $530 buy-in High Roller saw ...

dhubermexNov 14th, 2016 0
Sunday Majors: 'arkolino' and 'Nec Arg' Chop Sunday Million

There was a heads-up chop in the PokerStars Sunday Million weekly flagship tournament this weekend, as players 'arkolino' and 'Nec Arg' took home $142,201 and $115,041 for their respective first and second place efforts in that event. 'BrunoSAP' was the third place finisher and received $73,603 while 'R3D**WOMEN' collected $51,284 in 4th.

dhubermexNov 7th, 2016 0
Sunday Majors: David 'Ymobad' Imobach Chops Sunday Million

There was a heads-up chop in the PokerStars Sunday Million weekly flagship tournament that involved two PocketFives members. David 'Ymobad' Imobach of Spain had his largest career online score with a $136,197 payday for the official 1st place finish as Poland's 'jacu131' likewise took home six figures and walked away with $131,273 for 2nd place. 'CROSA COLL' placed 3rd in that event for ...

dhubermexOct 31st, 2016 0
Sunday Majors: David Peters Takes Down PokerStars Sunday Million

David Peters beat out 5,040 other players to win the PokerStars Sunday Million (WPT photo) Veteran PocketFives member David 'Davidp18' Peters (ranked #284 worldwide) took home the largest online tournament score over the weekend with an outright victory in the PokerStars Sunday Million for $143,505. David now has more than $5 million in lifetime earnings in online poker tournaments dating back ...

dhubermexOct 24th, 2016 0
Sunday Majors: Ben 'Bttech86' Tollerene Wins Sunday Grand

Ben 'Bttech86' Tollerene was one of the Sunday Majors winners this week (WPT photo) Ben 'Bttech86' Tollerene might be best known for being one of the best high stakes Pot Limit Omaha players online right now. Or possibly for his recent feud with Doug Polk. On Sunday he put all of that aside to take down a Sunday Major. The Vancouver resident earned $62,458 for winning the $1,050 buy-in ...

dhubermexOct 17th, 2016 2
Sunday Majors: 'EVERFR0ST' Grabs PokerStars Sunday Million Victory

'EVERFR0ST' won the PokerStars Sunday Million for a six-figure payday Another Sunday in the books meant another bunch of big winners in the Sunday Majors. The PokerStars Sunday Million was won outright by 'EVERFR0ST' who collected a six-figure payday of $142,425 for the win. Jon 'luckyfish89' Clark of the United Kingdom (ranked #172 worldwide) came in 2nd in that event for $99,947 while ...

dhubermexOct 10th, 2016 0
Sunday Majors: Greece's 'pejacpoker' Wins Sunday Million, $146K

Entry levels across major tournaments over the weekend returned to normal levels following the conclusion of the 2016 PokerStars World Championship of Online Poker. The Sunday Million was won outright by 'pejacpoker' who outlasted over 5,100 opponents to claim the $146,147 top prize. The runner-up score of $102,559 went to 'big_frae' as 'Jazzer32' was eliminated in third place for $71,972. ...

dhubermexOct 3rd, 2016 0
WCOOP: 'mighty28' Denies Phil Galfond a WCOOP Title

Phil Galfond almost won a WCOOP title on Monday The penultimate day of the 2016 World Championship of Online Poker had the $5,000 buy-in Main Event playing down to a final table while three other events wrapped up with three new champions crowned. Phil Galfond, who recently announced plans to launch an online poker site of his own to compete with PokerStars, got close to capturing a WCOOP title ...

dhubermexSep 27th, 2016 1
Sunday Majors: Dominik Nitsche Chops 888poker Super XL Main Event

Dominik Nitsche was one of the big non-WCOOP winners on Sunday. As the 2016 PokerStars World Championship of Online Poker wraps up, there were plenty of marquee scores across several major online poker sites over the weekend including 888 poker pro Dominik Nitsche being one of three players to walk away from a three-way final table deal of the $1.5 Million Guaranteed Super XL Main Event. ...

dhubermexSep 26th, 2016 0
WCOOP: Doug Polk Breaks Twitch Record with Massive Score

Doug Polk earned nearly a half million dollars while live on Twitch on Monday He may not have walked away with the title on Monday, but Doug 'WCG|Rider' Polk earned mid-six figures for finishing runner-up in a World Championship of Online Poker High Roller event and did it all while streaming on Twitch. In the process the high stakes poker pro smashed the Twitch record for biggest score while ...

dhubermexSep 20th, 2016 0
Sunday Majors: Kelly Wins WCOOP #5, Colman Chops Grand

Former #1-ranked Dan Kelly won another WCOOP title on Sunday (WPT photo) Stop us if you've heard this one before. Former #1-ranked player in the world wins World Championship of Online Poker event. Sunday marked the third time this year that a player once ranked #1 on PocketFives has won a WCOOP title. Dan 'djk123' Kellly beat out 721 other players to win the $700 Mix Max No Limit Hold'em event ...

dhubermexSep 19th, 2016 0
WCOOP: Charlie Carrel, Ami Barer Both Grab WCOOP Victories

Charlie 'Epiphany77' Carrel added "WCOOP champ" to his list of accomplishments Wednesday (PokerStars Photo/Neil Stoddart) The cream is really rising to the top in the 2016 PokerStars World Championship of Online Poker. Following wins by Shaun Deeb, Dzmitry Urbanovich, Connor Drinan and 'Eisenhower1', a former Aussie Millions Main Event winner and an EPT Grand Final High Roller champ both found ...

dhubermexSep 14th, 2016 0
WCOOP: Fedor 'CrownUpGuy' Holz Chops $100K Super High Roller

Fedor 'CrownUpGuy' Holz added another seven-figure score on Monday after chopping the WCOOP Super High Roller (WPT photo) Monday's World Championship of Online Poker action was dominated by the conclusion of the $100,000 Super High Roller event and when all was said and done, poker fans were mostly talking about the guy who didn't win, rather than the guy who did. Former #1-ranked PocketFiver ...

dhubermexSep 13th, 2016 0
Former #1-ranked Player 'Eisenhower1' Earns Second WCOOP Title

WCOOP is underway with a former top-ranked PocketFiver grabbing an early win This time last year Sweden's 'eisenhower1' was the top-ranked online poker player in the world. With the 2016 PokerStars World Championship of Online Poker now underway, he may be making a move back up the standings relatively quickly. The Swedish pro continued his winning ways Tuesday by taking down the $215 ...

dhubermexSep 6th, 2016 2
Sunday Majors: Connor Drinan Takes Down First 2016 WCOOP Event

Entry Numbers were up across the board in the Sunday Majors with 2016 World Championship of Online Poker getting underway on PokerStars. Five WCOOP events started on Sunday but only one of them finished, with a recent EPT High Roller winner walking away with yet another big score. Connor Drinan, who won the EPT Barcelona €10,300 High Roller last week, walked away with the first WCOOP title ...

dhubermexSep 5th, 2016 1
Sunday Majors: Matt 'VegasDietz' Dietrich Books Sunday Million Win

Matt 'VegasDietz' Dietrich was the big winner on Sunday but Alex 'alexd2' Dimitrov earned two wins and could find himself in the PocketFives Rankings top five. There was a four-way final table chop in the PokerStars Sunday Million, as Matt 'VegasDietz' Dietrich earned $122,108 for the official victory while 'donki4' won $102,475 for runner-up. Dennis 'DeLaBijen' Bijen and '39REDMAN' walked away ...

dhubermexAug 29th, 2016 1
Sunday Majors: Finland's 'Sand0-85' Wins PokerStars Sunday Million

The Sunday Majors this week included a former November Niner winning big With Season 13 of the European Poker Tour kicking off in Barcelona, entries into major tournaments on PokerStars were down across the board. That's just fine by 'Sand0-85' though. The Finnish player earned an outright victory in the PokerStars Sunday Million for $163,843. 'Elier9' won $113,390 for finishing runner-up ...

dhubermexAug 22nd, 2016 3
'snapcall419' Wins Sunday Million, '$trateGema' Third Again

The final two players l in the PokerStars Sunday Million chopped up nearly $255,000 but the real story might be the third place finisher. 'snapcall419' took home $137,090 for the victory and 'Yorane Kerignard' of France received $117,376 for second place but '$trateGema' walked away with $73,640 for his second consecutive third-place finish.

dhubermexAug 15th, 2016 0
Sunday Majors: Ariel 'Vilactes' Vila Takes Down Sunday Million

Major online poker tournament action over the weekend saw a number of well-known players compete for large cash prizes. The PokerStars Sunday Million was won by player Ariel 'Vilactes' Vila who received $131,000 as a result of a three-way final table deal. PocketFives member Fabiano 'kdrAS' Teixeira of Chile finished second for $110,000 and will likely move back into the Top 1,000 Worldwide ...

dhubermexAug 8th, 2016 0
Sunday Majors: Chad 'ihaterivers' Walker Wins Sunday Million

Canadian online tournament grinder Chad 'ihaterivers' Walker turned in a career performance over the weekend by winning the PokerStars Sunday Million for $194,372. 'Conglomo222' took home $134,518 for second place in that event while 'willywonko37' earned $93,097 for third.

dhubermexAug 1st, 2016 0
Sunday Majors: 'eightndeuce' and 'chess87' Chop Sunday Million

Two players took home six-figure scores in the PokerStars Sunday Million this week With the World Series of Poker now in the rearview mirror, a number of top players have returned home to the online grind. Two players chopped the PokerStars Sunday Million after getting heads-up. 'eightndeuce' and 'chess87' walked away with $162,387 and $159,000 respectively for their Sunday performance. ...

dhubermexJul 25th, 2016 0
Sunday Majors: Andras 'probirs' Nemeth Wins partypoker High Roller

Andras 'probirs' Nemeth won $46,775 on partypoker on Sunday (PokerStars photo) Andras 'probirs' Nemeth had himself a Sunday to remember on partypoker. The Hungarian poker pro outlasted 40 opponents in the $2,600 buy-in Super High Roller event to win $37,925 and also managed to finish fifth in the $530 buy-in High Roller for an additional $8,850. While Nemeth was busy dominating partypoker, ...

dhubermexJul 18th, 2016 0
Luke Schwartz Wins Sunday Million, 'C Darwin2' tops Sunday Grand

Luke Schwartz took down the PokerStars Sunday Million for $130,718 There was a four-way final table deal in the PokerStars Sunday Million weekly flagship tournament ever the weekend that involved three PocketFives members. Luke 'lb6121' Schwartz' of the United Kingdom earned $130,718 upon becoming the event's official winner, as 'Stoooookie!' finished second for $109,571. The UK's Jayme Jayme ...

dhubermexJul 11th, 2016 0
Joao Mathias 'joaomathias' Baumgarten Wins Sunday Supersonic

Joao Mathias 'joaomathias' Baumgarten won the Sunday Supersonic this week (photo courtesy CordigoPoker) As the 2016 World Series of Poker enters its final weeks, there were a number of online tournament specialists who came up big over the weekend. The PokerStars Sunday Million attracted 5,668 entrants, and was won outright by 'Jay-Syl11' for $177,298. Second place was taken by 'bogurdan' for ...

dhubermexJul 4th, 2016 0
'needdollarz' Chops Sunday Million, 'D0nKanaille_' Wins party HR

Sam 'TheSquid' Grafton took home $34,800 for a runner-up finish in the Sunday Grand. There was a three-way final table deal in the PokerStars Sunday Million weekly flagship tournament over the weekend, as 'needdollarz' outlasted over 5,500 opponents to claim the $159,387 first place prize. Fellow Russian 'THCHunter' finished runner-up in that event for $116,000 while Daniel 'lucky_scrote' ...

dhubermexJun 27th, 2016 0
'Koby295' Tuns $4.40 Into Sunday Million Victory

There was a four-way final table chop in the PokerStars Sunday Million weekly flagship tournament over the weekend, as 'Koby295' earned close to original first place money by cashing for $188,929. He won his way into the Sunday Million earlier in the day in a $4.40 satellite - giving him an ROI on this tournament of over 4,200,000%. Akos 'Akker' Pasztor of Hungary was awarded the second-highest ...

dhubermexJun 20th, 2016 1
András 'probirs' Németh Wins Sunday Million

András 'probirs' Németh took down the Sunday Million for almost $165,000 (PokerStars photo) There were a number of online poker tournament players who had significant scores over the weekend, led by András 'probirs' Németh who won the Sunday Million for $164,244 following a three-way final table deal. Players 'Penelas08' and 'tricotijr' each collected over $149,000 for their respective ...

dhubermexJun 13th, 2016 0
Alex 'alexd2' Dimitrov Wins Two Sunday Majors

Alex 'alexd2' Dimitrov grabbed two more victories on Sunday for almost $70,000. Major online poker tournament activity saw a slight decrease in activity this weekend as players flock to Las Vegas to compete in the 2016 World Series of Poker. One player in particular took full advantage of the softer fields. Alex 'alexd2' Dimitrov, the top-ranked player in Bulgaria, won the PokerStars Sunday ...

dhubermexJun 6th, 2016 2
Jordan 'JWPRODIGY' Westmorland Wins PokerStars Sunday Grand

Jordan 'JWPRODIGY' Westmorland won the PokerStars Sunday Grand this weekend. As the poker world now turns its sights towards the 2016 World Series of Poker, there were a number of players who came up big over the weekend in online tournaments. One of those is longtime PocketFiver Jordan 'JWPRODIGY' Westmorland. The 63rd-ranked player in the world outlasted a field of 200 to win the $1,050 ...

dhubermexMay 30th, 2016 2
'Ch4nsey' Takes Down partypoker Powerfest for $219,375

Some of Sunday's biggest winners came from the conclusion of partypoker Powerfest. While Sunday may have been all about the coming conclusion of the PokerStars Spring Championship of Online Poker, the rest of the Sunday Majors schedule featured a number of other bigger buy-in events with big fields. There were none bigger than the partypoker Powerfest which wrapped up with a Main Event and a ...

dhubermexMay 23rd, 2016 0
Andreas 'daskalos20' Christoforou Takes Down Sunday Grand

Andreas 'daskalos20' Christoforou earned six figures on Sunday - but it wasn't from a SCOOP score. Andreas 'daskalos20' Christoforou took down the PokerStars Sunday Grand on Sunday, pocketing $110,250. The six-figure score puts the Cyprus-based poker pro within striking distance of the $3 million lifetime earnings mark. 'Graftekkel' finished runner-up for $79,380 while 'Stev0L_' finished 3rd ...

dhubermexMay 16th, 2016 0
Daniel 'Deoxyribo' Strelitz Banks Six Figures for Sunday Grand Win

Daniel 'Deoxyribo' Strelitz was one of Sunday's biggest winners. Online poker tournament activity picked up over the weekend due in large part to the 2016 PokerStars Spring Championship of Online Poker and one player more than happy to take advantage was veteran PocketFiver Daniel 'Deoxyribo' Strelitz. Playing from Canada, Strelitz took down the $1,050 buy-in PokerStars Sunday Grand outright for ...

dhubermexMay 9th, 2016 0
Former #1 'C Darwin2' Opens 2016 SCOOP with Huge Win

The 2016 PokerStars Spring Championship of Online Poker kicked off on Sunday Sweden's 'C Darwin2', currently rrnked #5 in the world, made a legitimate case for regaining the overall top spot Monday, with a $226,106 outright victory in Event #1(H), $1,050 buy-in NLHE event, on the opening day of PokerStars' Spring Championship of Online Poker.

dhubermexMay 9th, 2016 1
João 'joaosimaobh' Simão Wins partypoker SHR, Continues Push for #1

João Simão has been on a tear lately - he added another big win on Sunday. João joaosimaobh Simão entered Sunday as the #2-ranked player in the world and might have done enough to move himself into the top spot with a win in the biggest buy-in event on the Sunday Majors slate.

dhubermexMay 2nd, 2016 0
Sweden's 'Discoovery' Wins partypoker Super High Roller

Later this week, the PocketFives Rankings might look a little bit different than they do right now. Swedish poker pro 'Discoovery' had a Sunday to remember and come Wednesday, he may find himself in the top 20 worldwide. He took down the $2,600 buy-in partypoker Super High Roller and finished fifth in the Sunday 500 - those two scores alone earned him just over $85,000 cash and 765 PLB points. He ...

dhubermexApr 25th, 2016 2
Nelson 'FeCoNiCuZn' Maccini Wins PokerStars Sunday Million

Nelson 'FeCoNiCuZn' Maccini walked away with a career-high score after winning the Sunday Million. (PokerNews photo) Nelson 'FeCoNiCuZn' Maccini of Australia had a career outing on Sunday in the PokerStars Sunday Million, taking down the event for a payday of $166,377 after a four-way deal, which approximately doubles his previous career online cash total. Fellow PocketFives member 'SamuW0makka' ...

dhubermexApr 18th, 2016 0
Dan 'w00ki3z.' Cates Wins PokerStars Sunday 500

Dan 'w00ki3z.' Cates won the PokerStars Sunday 500 A nosebleed-stakes player taking down the PokerStars Sunday 500 was your big headline over the weekend. Dan 'w00ki3z.' Cates took down the $500 buy-in minefield and earned almost $65,000.

dhubermexApr 11th, 2016 0
'alexangeo' Takes Down Sunday Million; Joao Mathias Wins Again

Joao Mathias continued his push toward the #1 ranking with another Sunday win. (CodigoPoker photo) Safe to say that 'alexangeo' probably had a better weekend than you. The Greek player took home $144,100 in a four-way chop in the PokerStars Sunday Million, splitting the remaining $600,000 with a group that included 'neto gol' and 'Lekerov'.

dhubermexApr 4th, 2016 0
Sunday Majors: Joao 'XxJoaoFeraxX' Otavio Wins Sunday Million

João 'XxJoaoFeraxX' Otávio won the PokerStars Sunday Million. (SuperPoker photo) The past weekend represented a career outing for Brazilian João 'XxJoaoFeraxX' Otávio, who earned an outright victory in the PokerStars Sunday Million weekly flagship tournament for $213,725. He was followed by 'extragloves' and 'gimpshow' who pocketed $157,255 and $113,984 for their respective second and third ...

dhubermexMar 28th, 2016 0