natfalber11 Wins FTOPS XXVII Main Event

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On the same day that 2014 WSOP November Niner Jorryt Van Hoof won the PokerStars Sunday Warm-Up, Brazil’s natfalber11took down the Full Tilt Online Poker Series Main Event for $212,000. More than $2 million was awarded during the final weekend of FTOPS XXVII.

A field of 1,767 entrants showed up for the FTOPS XXVII Main Event, each paying $635 to get in or winning a satellite. In the end, the final table shook out as follows:

1. natfalber11 – $212,040
2. paula35 – $141,006
3. B1oshock – $100,719
4. DuerenPlaya – $75,274
5. ftpballerstatus – $56,190
6. Zackattak1327 – $41,347
7. ParusPro – $30,745
8. tinchoarce – $22,264
9. flashdisastr – $15,796

natfalber11 has over $600,000 in online MTT cashes in his PocketFives profile on PokerStars, where he finished second in the Big $55 in August, his largest score to date on that site. He calls Sao Paulo, Brazil home.

Meanwhile, Mark dipthrong Herm eviscerated the competition in the FTOPS XXVII Leaderboard, finishing almost 300 points ahead of second place:

1. dipthrong – 1,061 points
2. FeCoNiCuZn – 784 points
3. p00cket00 – 747 points
4. DinamoRiga1 – 635 points
5. TomKKKK1 – 556 points
6. joaoMATHIAS – 544 points
7. Hixx – 536 points
8. nimzon – 531 points
9. Maicoshaa – 521 points
10. ptweedsdro – 511 points
10. cswidler – 511 points

For finishing atop the Leaderboard, Herm gets a four-month Black Card Pro Sponsorship contract, starting on January 1. Sponsored players will join the elite Black Card Pro team and receive 100% cash back. Herm won two of the first 12 FTOPS XXVII events and cashed in a third.

Full Tilt is currently in the mix of promoting MiniFTOPS XXVII, which starts on January 4. If you don’t already have a Full Tilt or PokerStars account, sign up through the links on PocketFives to get a 100% up to $600 deposit bonus and one free month of Tournament Poker Edge or CardRunners. Sign up for PokerStars hereand sign up for Full Tilt here.

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