The 888 Poker Event #1 $80,000 Super XL - Opening event was won by Mindcrushers. Mindcrushers beat 1,033 players to take home $28,224.00 for his efforts, or 18% of the $156,800.00 prize pool. In total, PocketFivers cashed for 17.96% of the total prize pool, led by pegAAmigo, who finished in 5th place in this tournament for $7,840.00.
- The 5th place finisher, pegAAmigo, appeared in 10th place in Portugal country rankings as of Jan 23rd, 2017. The top ranked PocketFiver in Portugal at that time was JDias99.
- The PocketFivers who finished in this tournament from Portugal and the United Kingdom combined for $12,104.96.
- The lowest ranked PocketFiver to cash in this tournament was lowbson (lowbchi) for $329.28. This player could be found in 12,696th place in the PocketFives Rankings at the time this tournament took place.
- The average cash for PocketFivers in this tournament was $686.86, or 40.86% lower than the $1,161.48 for all players in this tournament.
- 135 people made it past the money bubble in this tournament, consisting of 41 PocketFivers and 94 non-PocketFivers.
- PocketFivers scooped 42.69 PLB Points, on average, from this tournament.