Mustapha Kanit takes down the HighRoller with Davidi Kitai also being crowned in the Xtase: our results for an incredible evening of tournaments.
SUNDAY SURPRISE €10 - 8,022 buy-ins (1,706 re-entries) - Prizepool €72,198
HANSKI01 had better remove the dust from his fishing gear, as he successfully took down this week's most surprising tournament for €11,984 and will be hunting for prey in his 52 next Sunday Surprise tournaments, with each of his knockouts worth €50 in bounties! In order to be awarded this prestigious prize, he had to get the best of biffTon06 (€8,170) and paribiza (€6,140) who will have to console themselves with a podium finish.
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Double crown in the HighRoller & Xtase for Team Winamax
By taking down the HighRoller and the Xtase respectively, Mustapha Kanit and Davidi Kitai made the red W burn bright in the sky on Sunday. The former took down his first big victory on our tables, just a few days after his triumphant stint in the Aussie Millions, whereas the latter took his revenge after numerous frustrating semi-finals since the start of the year.
It took seven hours of intense battle for Mustapha Kanit to pocket his first victory on Winamax, and what a victory it was! lasagnaaammm takes down what is quite simply the most expensive and prestigious tournament of the evening, taking €16,794 in the process. Egain&Egain (€10,791) and pollack4422 (€7,910) could not control the Italian macchina. This victory perfectly illustrates our Team Pro's incredible form who has already surpassed $500,000 in winnings in 2018, as Mustapha confidently exclaims on Twitter: "Next one!"
HIGHROLLER €300 - 245 buy-ins (66 re-entries) - Prizepool €68,600
Winner: lasagnaaammm (€16,794)
"Not again... It's been like this for a month, every time." These were Kitbul's famous last words as he was eliminated in second position in the HighRoller on Monday 5th of February. It seems the "bad run" has come to an end for the Belgian Team Pro, as he took down the XTASE last night for €10,185. He dominated his opponents from head to toe, including YoungFanta (3rd, €4,595) and niaaaaa (runner-up, €6,329) before adding yet another title to his Winamax trophy cabinet.
XTASE €100 - 507 buy-ins (94 re-entries) - Prizepool €45,630
Winner: Kitbul (€10,185)
This week's Battle Royale managed to blow through the roof of its guarantee and offered €12,000 to its winner. surlemonde took the title after taking down his opponents one-by-one, including Perseus58 (€4,414 + €2,855) and Fortysix N2 (€3,189 + €1,735). He pockets €7,034 and €5,744 in bounties in the €200 KO tournament. See you next Sunday at 19:00 CET for a new edition of the tournament with an ever-increasing guarantee; now set at €50,000 minimum.
BATTLE ROYALE €200 - 333 buy-ins (76 re-entries) - Prizepool €61,272
Winner: surlemonde (€7,034 + €5,744 in bounties)
XTREM €100 - 542 buy-ins (110 re-entries) - Prizepool €48,780
Winner: Galipad (€9,445 after deal)
AFTER WORK €20 - 1,775 buy-ins (339 re-entries) - Prizepool €31,950
Winner: Stuhl0815 (€6,093)
LA FIEVRE €10 - 6,680 buy-ins (1,523 re-entries) - Prizepool €60,120
Winner: Aufiderzein (€10,127)
LE COCKTAIL €5 - 4,963 buy-ins (1,032 re-entries) - Prizepool €22,333
Winner: Stratochess (€3,792)
TEA TIME €20 - 1,563 buy-ins (339 re-entries) - Prizepool €28,134
Winner: Huwlawhoop (€2,673 + €1,541 in bounties)
FLIPPER €20 - 1,313 buy-ins (260 re-entries) - Prizepool €23,634
Winner: Mr.Tricky (€2,273 + €1,535 in bounties)
DIGESTIF €10 - 2,327 buy-ins (559 re-entries) - Prizepool €20,943
Winner: SuckMyDip (€3,336 after deal)
TIE BREAK €10 - 1,964 buy-ins (396 re-entries) - Prizepool €17,676
Winner: FidalgoMAT (€3,413 after deal)
TOTEM €5 - 1,916 buy-ins (420 re-entries) - Prizepool €8,622
Winner: JtLyAAmFr (€1,635)
MULTIPLEX POKER € €2 - 2,724 buy-ins (671 re-entries) - Prizepool €4,903
Winner: Is babar (€452 + €217 in bounties)
MONSTER STACK €20 - 1,201 buy-ins (220 re-entries) - Prizepool €21,618
Winner: LeRoiPaul (€4,303)
MONSTER STACK €10 - 3,576 buy-ins (884 re-entries) - Prizepool €32,184
Winner: toweakforwin (€5,646)
MONSTER STACK €5 - 3,848 buy-ins (872 re-entries) - Prizepool €17,316
Winner: REG et NIGHT (€2,747 after deal)
Million Week: 22,712 buy-ins with 981 qualifiers for Day 2
After sixteen Day 1s and 22,712 buy-ins registered, 981 players ligned up for Day 2 of the Million Week. This was a total success for one of the biggest tournaments of the year, and this can be felt through the €1,022,040 prizepool, with the majority to be shared out between the top 4% of survivors. The troops will be led by no pasaran15, our current chip leader with 2.4 million chips (200 big blinds at 6,000/12,000). See you at 20:00 CET before the final sprint on Day 3.