POWERFEST: ‘SunTzu’ Takes Down Super High Roller PKO

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partypoker's POWERFEST continued to see a surge in attendance on Monday.

Monday brought another full slate of online poker action courtesy of partypoker’s ongoing $20,000,000 guaranteed POWERFEST series.

In total, 43 tournaments concluded on Monday with ‘SunTzu’ emerging as the day’s biggest winner. They outlasted the 146 entries that registered for POWERFEST #17-SHR: $100K guaranteed [6-Max, PKO] to take home the $13,983.54 first-place prize. However, the real money for ‘SunTzu’ came by picking up an additional $21,566.06 in bounties, creating a total score of $35,550.14. Finishing right behind ‘SunTzu’ in this event was ‘Stolewon’ who earned $13,968.88 as the runner-up and $5,291.01 in bounties for a grand total of $19,259.89.

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‘PayAndPlay’ had a nice day on the grind as well. They made a pair of High Roller final tables on Monday including an outright win in POWERFEST #14-HR: $75K Guaranteed [8-Max] for $23,320. ‘PayAndPlay’ followed that up with a deep run in POWERFEST #18-HR: $20K Guaranteed [6-Max, PLO], finishing in fourth place for another $4,361.25. ‘slayerv1fanpkr’ also picked up a nice boost their bankroll in POWERFEST #14, earning $16,280 as the runner-up.

The largest prize pool of the day belonged to POWERFEST #17-H: $150K Guaranteed [6-Max, PKO]. Over 590 runners piled into the lobby and paid the $320 buy-in, pushing the prize pool to $182,028. ‘Kvrlee’ took home the title and $12,443.46 for first place, plus another $14,028.75 in bounties for a total score of $26,472. ‘whofish’ finished in second place, pulling in $12,425.36 but was only able to add an additional $474 in bounties. partypoker Team Online member Matthew Staples finished in ninth place in this one for a combined score of $5,194.

Matthew Staples wasn’t the only partypoker Team Online pro to make a deep run on Monday. While he didn’t win it all, Jeff Gross played his way to the final table of POWERFEST #18-HR: $20K Guaranteed [6-Max, PLO] for a fifth-place finish earning him $2,593.75. Gross currently sits as the #245-ranked player in the world. However, the real story of this tournament was the victory for ‘attitydsproblem’. The POWERFEST title, for which he earned $12,961.47, arrived just days after they won the March 8 edition of the partypoker MILLION for over $153,000.

POWERFEST #14-HR: $75K Guaranteed [8-Max]
$1,050 buy-in
88 entries
$88,000 prize pool

  1. PayAndPlay – $23,320
  2. slayerv1fanpkr – $16,280
  3. NoWey – $11,440
  4. spoubledy – $7,920
  5. Awesam – $6,160
  6. AndreyBolkonsky – $4,620
  7. cmiuc – $3,740
  8. EllieRose11 – $3,080

POWERFEST #15-HR: $20K Guaranteed [PLO8 6-Max, Rebuy]
$530 buy-in
38 entries
$41,000 prize pool

  1. AngryKitten – $16,400.01
  2. relentless – $10,493.74
  3. StrawberryGirl – $5,330
  4. StackinSlav – $3,690
  5. AntonChigurh87 – $2,870
  6. astenia – $2,216.25

POWERFEST #16-HR: $75K Guaranteed [8-Max, PKO, Fast]
$530 buy-in
172 entries
$88,150 prize pool

  1. GordonBanks. – $7,295.70 + $10,274.51 in bounties
  2. qpakup – $7,286.94 + $2,514.28 in bounties
  3. onehundredeyes – $5,319.39 + $3,888.29 in bounties
  4. Bijzettafel – $3,806.12 + $1,837.49 in bounties
  5. furlkuri – $2,659.69 + $2,666.01 in bounties
  6. R4t4_ta – $2,063.55 + $1,624.21 in bounties
  7. Greenstone25 – $1,604.99 + $1,050 in bounties
  8. kristian150 – $1,261.06 + $689.06 in bounties

POWERFEST #17-H: $150K Guaranteed [6-Max, PKO]
$320 buy-in
591 entries
$182,028 prize pool

  1. Kvrlee – $12,443.46 + $14,028.75 in bounties
  2. whofish – $12,425.36 + $474
  3. Noname69 – $9,347.09 + $4,287.62
  4. Coaching – $6,695.35 + $1,821.94
  5. anth0nypappa – $4,686.74 + $3,246.42
  6. danludan – $2,869.43 + $681.37

POWERFEST #17-HR: $100K Guaranteed [6-Max, PKO]
$1,050 buy-in
146 entries
$149,650 prize pool

  1. SunTzu – $13,983.54 + $21,566.06 in bounties
  2. Stolewon – $13,968.88 + $5,291.01 in bounties
  3. Benetnasch – $9,865.54 + $2,132.81 in bounties
  4. lazypeach – $6,988.09 + $2,756.24 in bounties
  5. grootheden – $5,138.30 + $2,526.56 in bounties
  6. frenchsniperrr – $3,411.83 + $4,150.78 in bounties

POWERFEST #18-HR: $20K Guaranteed [6-Max, PLO]
$530 buy-in
83 entries
$41,500 prize pool

  1. attitydsproblem – $12,961.47
  2. VitoBranciforte – $8,092.50
  3. munkkis – $4,980
  4. PayAndPlay – $4,361.25
  5. Jeff ‘JeffGross’ Gross – $2,593.75
  6. notably – $1,763.75