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

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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. Korsar chopped the tournament with ‘Dattebayo‘ who was awarded $50,370 in the runner-up position.

There was a five-way final table deal reached in the PokerStars Sunday Million, with ‘money_hunte‘ taking home $91,814 for winning the event. Runner-up Alex Gelinski walked away with the largest payday of $95,712. Third place went to ‘acerb1c‘ for $77,409 while ‘8_Spizzico_9‘ received $77,402 for fifth and Ravil ‘rafa0509416’ Rafikov of Russia finished fourth for $69,814.

The PokerStars Sunday Warm-Up was won by ‘lil-lj1981‘ for a cash prize of $36,363 and ‘jricardosc‘ came out on top in the Sunday 500 for $35,793.

Sam ‘0Prince_Phlip-it’ Dearman of the United Kingdom (ranked #553) was victorious in the partypoker Heavyweight event and scored $26,775 for the win. Alex Dynoalot’ Difelice finished first in the $530 buy-in High Roller Warm-Up tournament for $20,814.

MisterN411‘ took down the 888poker Baby Whale tournament and collected $21,500 as Canadian Tim Kelly earned the win in the Mega Deep event for $19,250.

PokerStars Sunday Million
$200 + $15 NLHE
5,484 entrants
$1,096,800 paid out to 998 spots

  1. money_hunte – $91,813.82
  2. Alex Gelinski – $95,711.58
  3. acerb1c – $77,408.64
  4. Ravil ‘rafa0509416’ Rafikov – $69,813.85
  5. 8_Spizzico_9 – $77,402.07 *5-way deal
  6. Rsiatat – $25,211.81
  7. soleeJ – $17,692.91
  8. foster18 – $12,416.43
  9. Romans ‘RovoDice’ Voitovs – $8,713.52

PokerStars Sunday High Roller
$2,000 + $100 NLHE
135 entrants
$270,000 paid out to 20 spots

  1. Johannes ‘Greenstone25’ Korsar – $53,827.52
  2. WushuTM – $50,370.25 (Dattebayo) *2-way deal
  3. DEX888 – $34,244.26
  4. shahter98 – $26,049.14
  5. Bonglim – $19,815.24
  6. C Darwin2 – $15,073.18
  7. be_awesome1 – $11,465.95
  8. T-Macha – $8,721.99
  9. Jordan ‘JWPRODIGY’ Westmorland – $6,634.71

PokerStars Sunday Warm-Up
$200 + $15 NLHE
1,298 entrants
$259,600 paid out to 215 spots

  1. lil-lj1981 – $36,362.58
  2. Manni1822 – $33,469.74 *2-way deal
  3. LondonAA – $21,310.66
  4. 1TheSpiteful – $15,465.15
  5. J.Creutz – $11,223.05
  6. Carlos ‘boladegude’ Galvao – $8,144.56
  7. Clarkson7 – $5,910.49
  8. Palmero92 – $4,289.24
  9. jbidouilles – $3,112.70

PokerStars Sunday 500
$500 + $30 NLHE
395 entrants
$197,500 paid out to 55 spots

  1. jricardosc – $35,792.94
  2. AppelKruimel – $26,308.91
  3. Johannes ‘Greenstone25’ Korsar – $19,337.97
  4. jknack10 – $14,214.07
  5. airlewis – $10,447.84
  6. Tim ‘TTWIST’ Kelly – $7,679.53
  7. jakoon1985 – $5,644.70
  8. Graftekkel – $4,149.06
  9. kitaec80 – $3,049.71

PokerStars Omania High Roller
$500 + $30 PLO Six Max
182 entrants
$91,000 paid out to 19 spots

  1. Suhepxm – $16,390.50
  2. Bernardo ‘bedias’ Dias – $13,082.85
  3. Elliott Peterman – $10,442.75
  4. jutrack – $8,335.43
  5. WATnlos – $6,653.35
  6. imlucknuts – $5,310.72

PokerStars Sunday Supersonic
$200 + $15 NLHE Six Max Hyper Turbo
837 entrants
$171,384 paid out to 89 spots

  1. jonzstars – $28,900.82
  2. ekziter – $20,495.62
  3. ULOSEMFKR!! – $14,535.17
  4. gortsos – $10,308.12
  5. IcollectCar – $7,310.37
  6. x_zola25 – $5,184.38

partypoker High Roller (Warm-Up)
$500 + $30
212 entrants
$106,000 paid out to 34 spots

  1. Dynoalot – $20,814
  2. probirs – $15,257
  3. boBByknuckleZ – $11,183
  4. Pete_Tugger187 – $8,197 (carpediem200)
  5. dartazz – $6,009
  6. Algorhytm – $4,404 (Ariados)
  7. strangejelly – $3,228 (Akash ‘funwheel’ Majumdar)
  8. zupsherlock – $2,366 (Discoovery)

partypoker $215 Heavyweight – The Title Fight
$200 + $15
732 entrants
$150,000 paid out to 104 spots

  1. Sam ‘0Prince_Phlip-it’ Dearman – $26,775
  2. HARRYPOKERS – $19,050
  3. Rudi ‘ruaa111’ Aabo – $12,795
  4. str8toh8 – $8,670
  5. lgnent – $6,120
  6. Aspartam1967 – $4,410
  7. babyarmcathead – $3,150
  8. morant3 – $2,190

888poker Baby Whale
$300 + $20 NLHE
213 entrants
$100,000 paid out to 27 spots

  1. MisterN411 – $21,500
  2. Imyurfriend – $15,500
  3. WorldIsOurs – $11,750 (Maszat ‘noirduck’ Marci)
  4. _WhiteBear_ – $8,750
  5. iCrushU556 – $6,000
  6. psyhoagromor – $5,000
  7. Eat1gAndWIN – $4,000
  8. Biack88 – $3,000

888poker MEGA DEEP
$200 + $15 NLHE
384 entrants
$100,000 paid out to 48 spots

  1. REALTTWIST – $19,250 (Tim Kelly)
  2. alexxv14 – $14,250
  3. ForzaMilan00 – $10,750
  4. Pedro ‘PaDiLhA10’ Padilha – $7,750
  5. RandyMarshh – $5,250
  6. Isildur1337x – $3,750 (C Darwin2)
  7. MAMOHT_T – $2,750
  8. Bryan ‘DePittsterje’ Paris – $2,250