888poker 2017 Super XL Series Day 8: Chris Moorman Wins Event #38 ($16,453,12)!

888poker 2017 Super XL Series Day 8: Chris Moorman Wins Event #38 (,453,12)! 101

The final weekend of the 888poker 2017 Super XL Series is nearing, so things are heating up on the second largest online poker room in the world. On Thursday, there were six new events planned and they all played down to a winner. Let’s see who won some big money!

Event #38: $50,000 Super XL – R&A Event

Buy-in Date Players Prize Pool
$55 Jan. 26 667 $87,750

The eight day of the 888poker 2017 Super XL Series started with Event #38: $50,000 Super XL – R&A Event. A total of 667 players registered for this tournament and they created a total prize pool of $87,750. For the eventual winner, there was a first-place prize of $16,453.12 waiting to be collected.

After “d0nkeykong” from Canada was busted on the final table bubble, the tournament reached the final table with 888poker Ambassador Chris “888Moorman” Moorman still left in contention. With nine players left the bust-outs followed each other in quick succession. “zzagnux” finished in ninth place, “danph134” got $1,974.37 for finished eight and “mantecaa” ended up in seventh place for $2,851.87. Moorman had the chip lead with sixth players left:

Got the lights and the chip lead still. 1/6 and guaranteed $3700 but we want moor! #888SuperXL

— Chris Moorman (@Moorman1)

The final table went really fast and after “narizinhodzi” finished in third place for $8,775, Moorman was playing “YourNemeis” for the title and first prize of $16,453.12. It was a long and heavy battle between the two, but in the end, it was Moorman who was the strongest and shipped the event:

Shipped it for $16k and change after a marathon heads-up match that lasted longer than the rest of the final table #chickendinner #888SuperXL

— Chris Moorman (@Moorman1)

Place Player Country Prize
1 Chris “888Moorman” Moorman United Kingdom $16,453.12
2 YourNemeis Czech Republic $11,846.25
3 narizinhodzi Brazil $8,775
4 hellohellooo Russia $6,581.25
5 levelingmode Romania $4,606.87
6 Sinatra48 Lithuania $3,729.37
7 mantecaa Mexico $2,851.87
8 danhp134 Colombia $1,974.37
9 zzagnux Switzerland $1,237.27

Event #39: $10,000 Super XL – Mini R&A Event

Buy-in Date Players Prize Pool
$5 Jan. 26 1,573 $19,428.50

For the players who couldn’t afford the regular R&A Event, there was once again a mini-edition with a buy-in of just $5. The tournament got to 1,573 entries who created a prize pool of $19,428.50. The largest share went to Denmark’s “larsnoro” who won the even after eight hours and fifteen minutes of play. He defeated Germany’s “icecube781” in the final heads-up to walk away with the top prize of $3,281.47.

Place Player Country Prize
1 larsnoro Denmark $3,281.47
2 icecube781 Germany $2.335.30
3 kaciukas7 Lithuania $1,787.42
4 LeifAxelsson Latvia $1,262.85
5 mark210864 Romania $922.85
6 babae12 Philipinnes $738.28
7 rozhinsky Ukraine $553.71
8 so_easy_ua Ukraine $369.14
9 willymot United Kingdom $209.82

Event #40: $100,000 Super XL – Quarterback

Buy-in Date Players Prize Pool
$215 Jan. 26 560 $147,550

Players not particularly fond of little events, were in for a treat on Thursday with Event #40 of the series – the $215 buy-in $100,000 Super XL – Quarterback. A total of 560 players paid their buy-in to get a prize pool of $147,550 with $27,886.95 for the eventual winner. It was Malta’s “Giuglia888” who defeated “njegosh” in the final heads-up to walk away with exactly that. The runner-up had to do a total prize of $20,435.67.

Place Player Country Prize
1 Giuglia888 Malta $27,886.95
2 njegosh Hong Kong $20,435.67
3 rkellett89 United Kingdom $15,050.10
4 billycadu14 Argentina $11,361.35
5 sh11dy Netherlands $7,967.70
6 juanaflow Argentina $6,270.87
7 MOI_est_JEAN United Kingdom $4,795.37
8 backdown8 Sweden $3,319.87
9 TomYamKai Finland $2,257.51

Event #41: $30,000 Super XL – Mini Quarterback

Buy-in Date Players Prize Pool
$44 Jan. 26 889 $43,110

The series continued with the Event #41: $30,000 Super XL – Mini Quarterback where 889 players competed for a total prize pool of $43,110. After more than eight hours of play, the tournament crowned Germany’s “weltmaschine” as the winner of the tournament. He received a prize of $7,759.80.

Place Player Country Prize
1 weltmaschine Germany $7,759.80
2 derek_eekk Romania $5,604.30
3 goldfather55 Russia $4,181.67
4 khalid1968 Malta $3,125.47
5 QuagmireXXX Poland $2,172.74
6 dope_fiend Poland $1,741.64
7 trojanmouse Czech Republic $1,310.54
8 theslig13 Ireland $883.75
9 Showdown13 Germany $538.87

Event #42: $25,000 Super XL – Thursday Challenge

Buy-in Date Players Prize Pool
$12 Jan. 26 1,199 $33,572

Event #42 of the series, the Event #42: $25,000 Super XL – Thursday Challenge, saw 1,199 players compete for a total prize pool of $33,572. The lion’s share of this money was awarded to by Poland’s “Altik14” who won the tournament for $5,794.52.

Place Player Country Prize
1 Altik14 Poland $5,794.52
2 Slowplay0815 Germany $4,196.50
3 doitlikewond United Kingdom $3,189.34
4 wf1sk Brazil $2,336.61
5 STFPS Romania $1,661.81
6 fvfpjyfc Russia $1,326.09
7 c0manechY Malta $990.37
8 lesqate Romania $654.65
9 uberslug1987 United Kingdom $369.29

Event #43: $30,000 Super XL – Turbo Quarterback

Buy-in Date Players Prize Pool
$109 Jan. 26 373 $43,900

The eight day of the series was closed by the Event #43: $30,000 Super XL – Turbo Quarterback where they went from 373 players to a winner in just three hours and 26 minutes. In this tournament, the final three players made a deal where they all got more than $6,000. Czech Republic’s “Olli4.4.4” got $6,230.20 for his third place finish, while “joao_mathias” received $6,419.81 for finishing in second place for $6,419.81.

The winner of this tournament, “que_te_crio”, got himself a nice payday, receiving the XL Series title and the first place prize of $6,639.65.

Place Player Country Prize
1 que_te_crio Malta $6,639.65
2 joao_mathias Brazil $6,419.81
3 Olli4.4.4 Czech Republic $6,230.20
4 rublubablo Russia $3,512
5 mumimorxxx Norway $2,458.40
6 m9ym9so Russia $1,865.75
7 Afghan_123 Germany $1,426.75
8 lrdvoldemort United Kingdom $987.75
9 Hatchetgarry Russia $728.74

Leaderboard

Place Player Points
1 Mindcrushers 316.84
2 DrMiKee 300.30
3 trojanmouse 284.74
4 GoFighTer 279.80
5 PuntSonPunt 263.64
6 ScratchyR 261.02
7 Tacuara87 258.08
8 b.szaszko 256.62
9 sally_os 252.41
10 Ti0373 250.80

Upcoming Tournaments

Date Time (GMT) Event Buy-in
Jan. 27 19:00 Event #44 $30,000 Super XL – Knockout $150
19:00 Event #45 $10,000 Super XL – Mini Knockout $35
19:35 Event #46 $25,000 Super XL – Friday Challenge $35
21:00 Event #47 $10,000 Super XL – Turbo Knockout $75
Jan. 28 16:00 Event #48 $40,000 Super XL – Octopus $215
17:40 Event #49 $20,000 Super XL – Saturday R&A $55
19:00 Event #50 $75,000 Super XL – 6-Max $160
19:00 Event #51 $15,000 Super XL – Mini 6-Max $30
19:35 Event #52 $25,000 Super XL – Saturday Challenge $55
21:00 Event #53 $10,000 Super XL – Turbo 6-Max $55
Jan. 29 15:45 Event #54 $35,000 Super XL – Sunday Breeze $55
17:30 Event #55 $150,000 Super XL – Mega Deep $215
18:30 Event #56 $35,000 Super XL – Sunday Monsoon $55
19:00 Event #57 $1,500,000 Super XL – Main Event $1,050
19:00 Event #58 $200,000 Super XL – Mini Main Event $160
19:30 Event #59 $15,000 Super XL – Micro Main Event $5
19:35 Event #60 $100,000 Super XL – Sunday Challenge $90
20:30 Event #61 $50,000 Super XL – Turbo Mega Deep $215
21:00 Event #62 $30,000 Super XL – Turbo Main Event $109
22:00 Event #63 $15,000 Super XL – Super Turbo Main Event $75

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