UK’s ‘JBHInfinity’ Leads 888poker Top Earners List For May

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Grinders from the UK take all three of the top spots on the 888poker Top Earners list for the month of May.

With so many promotions taking place on 888poker in the month of May, it’s no wonder PocketFivers had another incredibly profitable month on the online site.

In addition to 888poker’s popular XL Inferno online series, they routinely discounted their biggest Sunday tournaments and provided players a Galaxy of Freerolls to benefit from. Players took notice and flocked to take advantage.

The UK’s ‘JBHInfinity’ picked up a huge score at the end of the month to take home the top spot on the Top Earners list. They booked a final table finish in the $500,000 guaranteed XL Inferno Main Event for a career-high cash of $32,780. They also had a bronze medal finish in the May 19 edition of the $5,000 Deepstack Monsoon which was good for another $750, helping them book a total of $33,883 for the month.

Fellow grinder from the UK Ben ‘benwa1’ Warrington also had a big month racking up 11 in the money finishes, 10 of which were PLB-qualifying scores. Warrington started the month off strong with back-to-back four-figure scores. The first was a win in the May 2 edition of the $10,000 Monsoon for $2,812 and he followed that up with a victory in the May 3 $20,000 Sunday Sale Whale for another $7,579. Add to that two more four-figure scores and Warrington ended the month with a total of $20,568.18 for second on the Top Earners list.

Sachin ‘mcsash’ Joshi took the #3 spot on the Top Earners list for May, racking up $18,750 in winnings. Joshi, who plays under the screen name ‘BUCKEDURNAN’ on 888poker did all his damage in a single shot by taking down the May 24 edition of the $109 buy-in $100,000 Sunday Mega Deep. He bested the 705 entry field and locked up the $18,750 first-place prize, a career-high cash for the London-based player.

888poker Top 10 Earners May 2020

NameTotalCashesWins
JBHInfinity$33,883.2750
benwa1$20,568.18112
mcsach$18,750.0011
KeyzerSozePT$15,258.26795
YukoEgawa$13,500.0010
LIk3az0mbY$12,591.07502
Catpg$11,820.0061
Belabacsi$11,371.61341
N33dCoaching$10,684.34211
cjames14$10,518.77151

When it came to grinding, no one came close to the Netherlands ‘HeateN’. The small stakes tournament grinder racked up 137 in-the-money finishes in May for a total of $6,090 in earnings. Their month included 22 top-three finishes for a 16% podium finish. While they usually stick to the smaller stakes, $10 and under, a win in the May 16 edition of the $55 $3,000 Monsoon brought them a nice score of $1,171, their second-highest score ever on 888poker.

No stranger to the Most Cashes list is Russia’s ‘Neverhood007’ who has routinely topped this category in past months. In May, they racked up 81 in-the-money finishes for a total earnings of $4,123. In all of those cashes, ‘Neverhood007’ managed to grab the top spot just one time, on May 29 when he took down the $400 Gtd Frenzy R&A for $160.

Bruno ‘KeyzerSozePT’ Ferreira also had a prolific month, climbing into the #3 spot on the Most Cashes list with 79 cashes for a total of $15,258 – the most of anyone in the top 10. Ferreira booked five wins in the month including his spotlight score of $2,354 in the May 6 edition of the Gran Deepstack.

888poker Top 10 Most Cashes May 2020

NameTotalCashesWin
HeateN$6,090.871377
RuffWizard$719.38235
Flavio Felipe$7,607.90675
KeyzerSozePT$15,258.26795
Appiah1$3,758.30414
volkogrich$3,275.78654
Capitolo 6$851.68203
marian$1,111.85243
MAXSHARKK$6,443.04163
castleman72$658.1583

With all of those cashes, it should be no surprise that ‘HeateN’ also topped the 888poker Most Wins category for May. They took down seven tournament of their 137 results which was two better than the next trio of players.

‘RuffWizard’, ‘Flavio Felipe’, and Bruno ‘KeyzerSozePT’ Ferreira all were tied for second place as they wrapped up the month with five outright victories.

Behind them was ‘Appiah1’ and ‘volkogrich’ who struck gold four time in the month of May.

888poker Top 10 Most Wins May 2020

NameTotalCashesWins
HeateN$6,090.871377
Neverhood007$4,123.57811
KeyzerSozePT$15,258.26795
aleplis$1,263.22780
wasert$2,740.66693
smooke28$2,058.33681
Flavio Felipe$7,607.90675
volkogrich$3,275.78654
steveysee$1,747.52570
Tallesl$3,021.54540