The finale of the 888 Poker The $8,000 Swordfish event featured a heads-up battle between PanDa2g and howrude16 (zimontt). When the final cards were dealt, PanDa2g earned $2,126.73 for the win, while howrude16 settled for a consolation prize of $1,579.25.
- PocketFivers who reached the money in this tournament made the countries of Sweden and Switzerland proud, just to name a few.
- The 2nd place finisher, howrude16, appeared in 74th place in Sweden country rankings as of Jul 13th, 2016. The top ranked PocketFiver in Sweden at that time was C Darwin2.
- The three highest ranking members of PocketFives at the time this tournament took place to cash in this tournament were ivanascasubi (ivanvilchez8), FU_ONJN (glu77ps), and R2Rka (luideman), who together cashed for $193.93.
- IGoblin1982, who finished in third place, earned 10.50% of the prize pool.
- Among those PocketFivers narrowly missing out on the final table in this tournament was SergeyRusko, who finished in 12th place and cashed for $144.07.
- The total number of players to cash in this tournament was 54.
- The average cash in this tournament was $205.23.