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888poker 2017 Super XL Series Day 11: 'fNx_R' Wins Mini Main Event

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888poker 2017 Super XL Series Day 11: Ukraine's 'fNx_R' Wins Mini Main Event!
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  • Ukraine's 'fNx_R' won $55,508.98 in heads-up play with "dobrydmi."

The final day of the 888poker 2017 Super XL Series was one of the busiest days of the year on the second largest online poker room in the world. There were 10 events scheduled with the $1,050 Main Event as the highlight of the day. Who could finish the series in style with a victory and a nice payday?

Event #54: $35,000 Super XL - Sunday Breeze

Buy-inDatePlayersPrize Pool
$55Jan. 291,375$68,750

The final day started with Event #54: $35,000 Super XL - Sunday Breeze, where 1,375 players competed for a prize pool of $68,750. In the end, it was "pstratulat" from Romania who was the first winner of the day after defeating "kkvalieri" in the final heads-up. The Romanian got $11,687.50 for first place while the Brazilian had to settle for $8,593.75.

PlacePlayerCountryPrize
1pstratulatRomania$11,687.50
2kkvalieriBrazil$8,593.75
3scellone94Malta$6,524.37
4oneh1twonderAustria$4,675
5GiefurdollarGermany$3,403.12
6mukongaLithuania$2,715.62
7PulledPorkerCanada$2,028.12
8974kWRTUkraine$1,340.62
9kavkazBearCyprus$742.50

Event #55: $150,000 Super XL - Mega Deep

Buy-inDatePlayersPrize Pool
$215Jan. 291,080$216,000

It was a great day for players who like bigger buy in tournaments. On Sunday, there was also a $215 Mega Deep scheduled and there were 1,080 playing for the first prize of $38,880. After more than 14 hours, United Kingdom's "HappyHour4U" secured the victory. The player received a total first-place prize of $38,880 while Austria's runner-up "88tiger889" couldn't complain, getting second for $27,712.80.

PlacePlayerCountryPrize
1HappyHour4UUnited Kingdom$38,880
288tiger889Austria$27,712.80
3Fitip4ldiUnited Kingdom$20,736
4REFpussyMexico$15,552
5curioso24Peru$10,800
6pvss10Brazil$8,640
7padilha10Brazil$6,480
8lanfear9Netherlands$4,320
9lrdvoldemortUnited Kingdom$2,592

Event #56: $35,000 Super XL - Sunday Monsoon

Buy-inDatePlayersPrize Pool
$55Jan. 291,295$64,750

At 19:30 GMT, the series saw 1,295 players register for Event #56: $35,000 Super XL - Sunday Monsoon to almost double the guaranteed prize pool of $35,000. The players played for a total prize pool of $64,750 with the first prize of $11,007.50. This money all went to United Kingdom's "Tuna_lover," who defeated all players after 10 hours and one minute of play.

PlacePlayerCountryPrize
1Tuna_loverUnited Kingdom$11,007.50
2Brunao333Brazil$8,093.75
3Wilmy_xUnited Kingdom$6,144.77
4kbelik48oNetherlands$4,403
5juanaflowArgentina$3,205.12
6DaPenguin213Costa Rica$2,557.62
7lanfear9Netherlands$1,910.12
8pokerdave128United Kingdom$1,262.62
9gib0derGeh90Germany$699.30

Event #58: $200,000 Super XL - Mini Main Event

Buy-inDatePlayersPrize Pool
$160Jan. 291,512$328,650

Players who couldn't afford to play the $1,050 Main Event, could register for the Mini Main Event with a buy-in of $160. In total, there were 1,512 players to create a total prize pool of $328,650 with $55,508.98 for the eventual winner of this event!

After losing "matehussulz" in 10th place for $2,760.66, the tournament went on with the final table of nine. Each player was guaranteed at least $3,549.42. In quick succession "Trollkonst8," "PairDrawGood" and "InJeBakkes" busted, while the other six players were guaranteed a nice five-figure payday.

"F4sKL" busted in sixth place for $12,488.70 and "BMars4Life" finished in fifth place for $15,610.87. Luigi "firgli" Knoppers from Malta got himself to fourth place for $21,362.25, while Brazil's "selouan1991" missed out on the final heads-up after busting in third place for $30,235.80. The heads-up between "dobrydmi" and "fNx_R" was won by the latter and received $55,508.98 for his success!

PlacePlayerCountryPrize
1fNx_RUkraine$55,508.98
2dobrydmiCzech Republic$39,503.73
3selouan1991Brazil$30,235.80
4Luigi "firgli" KnoppersMalta$21,362.25
5BMars4LifeFinland$15,610.87
6F4sKLCzech Republic$12,488.70
7InJeBakkesNetherlands$9,366.52
8PairDrawGoodGermany$6,244.35
9Trollkonst8Sweden$3,549.42

Event #59: $15,000 Super XL - Micro Main Event

Buy-inDatePlayersPrize Pool
$5Jan. 295,029$22,881.95

For the players who couldn't afford the $1,050 and $160 Main Event, 888poker scheduled a Micro Main Event with a buy-in of just $5! This buy-in was paid by a massive 5,029 players to create a prize pool of $22,881.95. After nine hours and eleven minutes of play, the lion's share of this money was for runner-up "solnce2303" who got $2,886.21 after a heads-up deal. Winner "waffles10" got $2,742.63 for the victory.

PlacePlayerCountryPrize
1waffles10Brazil$2,742.63
2solnce2303Russia$2,866.21
3alinevodBelarus$1,761.91
4bekelUnited Kingdom$1,327.15
5tutui123Russia$915.27
6brewster50United Kingdom$640.69
777Master88Switzerland$411.87
8hanses77Germany$228.81
9fil_ajwi1Poland$173.90

Event #60: $100,000 Super XL - Sunday Challenge

Buy-inDatePlayersPrize Pool
$90Jan. 291,014$122,208

Also on the Super XL schedule was the Sunday Challenge with a buy-in of $90. This tournament attracted 1,014 players and it was Czech Republic's "Corlusion" who was the luckiest player. In this event, he or she defeated Japan's "IamKenji1967" in the deciding heads-up to secure a $21,997,44 payday.

PlacePlayerCountryPrize
1CorlusionCzech Republic$21,997.44
2IamKenji1967Japan$15,679.28
37obi490Germany$11,731.96
4Kuncito1997Czech Republic$8,798.97
5alexdimitrovCzech Republic$6,110.40
6MAMOHT_TRussia$4,888.32
7larimetranBrazil$3,666.24
8LABOMBA1961Argentina$2,444.16
9MowlschbazdGermany$1,466.49

Event #61: $50,000 Super XL - Turbo Mega Deep

Buy-inDatePlayersPrize Pool
$215Jan. 29349$69,800

For the fans of Turbo tournament, there was a $215 Turbo Mega Deep on the schedule. This event got 349 players and they played down to a winner within five hours and six minutes. In the end, "GangstaGo" was the biggest winner, winning the heads-up against Swedish player "asanisse4" to win the first prize of $13,506.30.

PlacePlayerCountryPrize
1GangstaGoUkraine$13,506.30
2asanisse4Sweden$10,121
32skiiiedGermany$7,678
4spektah888Canada$5,758.50
5GSTARRAW33Canada$3,978.60
6windiswildDenmark$3,071.20
7GretigaardNetherlands$2,373.20
8redsuarez $1,672.50
9gizz888ttiRussia$1,221.50

Event #62: $30,000 Super XL - Turbo Main Event

Buy-inDatePlayersPrize Pool
$109Jan. 29461$46,100

After the Main Event, the Micro Main Event and the Mini Main Event, there was also a Turbo edition. This tournament had a buy-in of $109 and 461 players registered to create a prize pool of $46,100. Most of this money was for Switzerland's "skylin007", who won the event after three hours and 53 minutes. He or she defeated "miccoli1904" to secure a $8,759 payday, while the runner-up had to do with $6,454.

PlacePlayerCountryPrize
1skylin007Switzerland$8,759
2miccoli1904Czech Republic$6,454
3marioallin58Canada$4,725.25
4mideinGermany$3,595.80
5YSoSerious7Ukraine$2,535.50
6t8ofdiamondsGermany$1,959.25
7ROLDY18Netherlands$1,498.25
8pimmelspeckGermany$1,037.25
9JiffyjaffyUnited Kingdom$765.26
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Event #63: $15,000 Super XL - Super Turbo Main Event

Buy-inDatePlayersPrize Pool
$75Jan. 29285$28,105

To close the 888 Super XL Series, there was the Super Turbo Main Event with a buy-in of $75. In total, there were 285 players who were looking to finish the series with a nice score. The tournament was finished after just one hour and 47 minutes. Brazil's "fjreis" was the lucky one, who got from $75 to the first prize of $5,747.47 within 107 minutes!

PlacePlayerCountryPrize
1fjreisBrazil$5,747.47
2Sekwens.Poland$4,215.75
3BtM4EverArgentina$3,175.86
4crackers333United Kingdom$2,388.92
5bommel012Czech Republic$1,630.09
6andyhoop14United Kingdom$1,264.72
7HlodgeUnited Kingdom$983.67
8unGdeMDUruguay$702.62
988tiger889Austria$533.99

Leaderboard

PlacePlayerPoints
1Mindcrushers435.85
2GangstaGo396.45
3PulledPorker384.33
4Tacuara87382.20
5DrMiKee376.48
6ScratchyR374.38
7KellerA373.69
8MrBester371.76
9b.szaszko366.85
10GoFighTer365.19

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