888poker XL Inferno Series Day 7: Luxembourg's 'JDias99' Wins Crazy 8

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  • The highlight of the day was the $88,000 Crazy 8. First place got "JDias99" $16,919.

On Saturday, there were another 13 events on the schedule of the 888poker XL Inferno Series. The highlight of the day was the 86th event of the series, the $88,000 Crazy 8. Let's see who took down this beautiful event and which players were crowned as winners in other events on Day 7.

XL Inferno #86 - $88,000 Crazy 8

Buy-inDatePlayersPrize pool
$88May 13722$90,480

At 8 p.m. GMT, 722 players registered for the XL Inferno #86 - $88,000 Crazy 8. In total, 409 players used their option to rebuy to create a total prize pool of $90,480. For the winner, there was a prize waiting of $16,919!

Every finalist was guaranteed $1,366 and the tournament reached that stage after "dmg34" busted in ninth place for $1,085. On the final table, "vengreen." and "root4deuces" left in quick succession finishing in eighth ($1,366) and seventh ($2,035) place. After that, "Kuconi1" from Slovakia finished in sixth place for $3,166, while "flamingrecca" ended up in fifth place for $4,524.

"GodfryJONES" from Ireland then busted in fourth place ($6,786) and Austria's "sh4xuR7" also missed out on the heads-up when he went out in third place for $9,048. The final two players were guaranteed a five-figure score, guaranteeing themselves $12,214. This was the prize for runner-up "liincownz" who couldn't defeat Luxembourg's "JDias99," who was crowned as a winner and received the first prize of $16,919.

PlacePlayerCountyPrize
1JDias99Luxembourg$16,919
2liincownzBrazil$12,214
3sh4xuR7Austria$9,048
4GodfryJONESIreland$6,786
5flamingreccaLuxembourg$4,524
6Kuconi1Slovakia$3,166
7root4deucesThailand$2,035
8vengreen.Russia$1,366.24

XL Inferno #78 - $10,000 Lightning 6-Max

Buy-inDatePlayersPrize pool
$109May 13185$28,700

Once again, the new day started out with the $10,000 Lightning 6-Max. In total, 185 players competed for a total prize pool of $28,700. Most of this money went to the Brazilian runner-up "josino1961," who took $6,225 when he made a heads-up deal with "Kepalas89." The Lithuanian won the tournament and got $5,411.

PlacePlayerCountyPrize
1Kepalas89Lithuania$5,411
2josino1961Brazil$6,225
3fmlomgFUCzech Republic$3,587
4ckb4714United Kingdom$2,439
5r4ndomr4gsSweden$1,865
6ROLDY18Netherlands$1,291

XL Inferno #79 - $15,000 Breeze

Buy-inDatePlayersPrize pool
$55May 13421$21,050

The final two players in the XL Inferno #79 - $15,000 Breeze also made a heads-up deal. Winner "nlfreddie" got the most money ($3,749), while Brazil's runner-up "kkgustavokk" received $3,290.

PlacePlayerCountyPrize
1nlfreddieUnited Kingdom$3,749
2kkgustavokkBrazil$3,290
3BigRazor11Ireland$2,210
4SexyFunTimesNetherlands$1,684
5Fast_KillerRussia$1,178
6PabloCasla12Argentina$894
7n2rangeBrazil$684
8WellBr20Brazil$473
9komarolo222Uruguay$349

XL Inferno #80 - $40,000 Octopus

Buy-inDatePlayersPrize pool
$215May 13262$84,200

The most expensive tournament on Day 7 of the XL Inferno Series was the XL Inferno #80 - $40,000 Octopus. In total, there were 262 players who paid the buy-in of $215 to create a great prize pool of $84,200. For the winner, there was a prize waiting of $16,419. After more than 10 hours of play, "Gandalf_MRS" from the United Kingdom snagged the title and the earlier mentioned first prize.

His fellow countryman "hell0_br0tti" received a prize of $12,209 for second place.

PlacePlayerCountyPrize
1Gandalf_MRSUnited Kingdom$16,419
2hell0_br0ttiUnited Kingdom$12,209
3joga_pra_corCzech Republic$9,262
4komarolo222Uruguay$6,736
5General21514Russia$4,631
6lasochobiArgentina$3,368
7windiswildDenmark$2,526
8mvp2bCanada$2,105

XL Inferno #81 - $15,000 Deepstack Swordfish

Buy-inDatePlayersPrize pool
$30May 13698$19,195

Another deal was struck in the $15,000 Deepstack Swordfish, where the last three players split most of the money. Czech Republic's "PrdelXXl" received $2,373.31 for his third place, while runner-up "uberslug1987" got $2,560. Switzerland's winner "ZSCLions83" took the victory and the most money, $3,176, was added to his account after the final hand.

PlacePlayerCountyPrize
1ZSCLions83Switzerland$3,176
2uberslug1987United Kingdom$2,560
3PrdelXXlCzech Republic$2,373
4tajparasztCzech Republic$1,439
5Jab0c0Poland$1,007
6stevachenko7Czech Republic$815
7THAMMY1Romania$623
8IMurtazinRussia$431
91LevelAboveSweden$270

XL Inferno #82 - $20,000 Crocodile

Buy-inDatePlayersPrize pool
$160May 13200$30,000

One of the bigger tournaments on Day 7 was the XL Inferno #82 - $20,000 Crocodile. There were 200 players competing for a prize pool of $30,000 and again, a deal was made by the final two players. This time, it was Germany's runner-up "alegaston" who received the lion's share of the prize pool with a prize of $5,653. The victory was for Polish player "oreichegounu" who received $5,446 on his account.

PlacePlayerCountyPrize
1oreichegounuPoland$5,446
2alegastonGermany$5,653
3backdown8Sweden$3,525
4abmarinRussia$2,625
5974kWRTUkraine$1,800
6BigRazor11Ireland$1,500
7starkinverCzech Republic$1,200
8ZSCLions83Switzerland$900
9SEWart777Russia$600

XL Inferno #83 - $25,000 Saturday R&A

Buy-inDatePlayersPrize pool
$55May 13295$34,400

It looked like no one wanted to play for the original first prize on Day 7 of the XL Inferno Series. In Event #83, another deal was made by the final three players. Again "PrdelXXl" was involved and he received $5,087 for second place. His fellow countryman "YordanPetrov" won the tournament for $5,267.

PlacePlayerCountyPrize
1YordanPetrovCzech Republic$5,267
2PrdelXXlCzech Republic$5,087
3mr_runnerupLatvia$5,073
4PAPA_VINCENTRomania$2,838
5edyvpakistanRussia$1,960
6OLD_MATE18Czech Republic$1,513
7B4NKR0LL3RMorocco$1,169
81LevelAboveSweden$825
9patrickhenryCanada$602

XL Inferno #84 - $15,000 Swordfish

Buy-inDatePlayersPrize pool
$30May 13593$16,307.50
PlacePlayerCountyPrize
1jaggalo1231Czech Republic$3,080
2silskyerPoland$2,234
3gruzin_vovaRussia$1,657
4lskymanlMoldavia$1,239
5gabstoneBrazil$870
6bluemonkhpGermany$693
7DrBones666United Kingdom$529
8MMXVIRussia$366
9GangstaGoUkraine$244

XL Inferno #85 - $20,000 Monsoon

Buy-inDatePlayersPrize pool
$55May 13465$23,250
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PlacePlayerCountyPrize
1pvss10Brazil$4,417
2BNDouglasMalta$3,255
3SmileThHeroGermany$2,383
4SuckHeedCanada$1,813
5V.BalaevRussia$1,278
6lintonlinCanada$988
7oreichegounuPoland$755
8KonradJJPoland$523
9WHATaDREAMBrazil$385

XL Inferno #87 - $20,000 Mini Crazy 8

Buy-inDatePlayersPrize pool
$8.80May 131,699$22,664

The Mini edition of the Crazy 8, with a buy-in of $8.80, attracted 1,699 players and a total prize pool of $22,664. The lion's share of this money went to United Kingdom's "VXR2012", he received a prize of $3,966.

PlacePlayerCountyPrize
1VXR2012United Kingdom$3,966
2HayashiJoaoBrazil$2,833
3mercyles517Canada$2,193
4thuruqPoland$1,586
5O0O0luckyChina$1,133
6lamagalhaesBrazil$679
7Xerxis_999Germany$453
8simpex1Germany$226

XL Inferno #88 - $30,000 Saturday Challenge

Buy-inDatePlayersPrize pool
$55May 13537$30,000
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PlacePlayerCountyPrize
1xXGlamBabeXxIreland$5,670
2EduardoGarlaBrazil$4,155
3rotisseurBJKGermany$3,060
4Holly_GrailPoland$2,310
5bitjumpyUkraine$1,620
6sanadavLithuania$1,275
7BoobJob32DDUnited Kingdom$975
8iamdr0psRomania$675
9IMurtazinRussia$459

XL Inferno #89 - $15,000 Tornado

Buy-inDatePlayersPrize pool
$109May 13139$18,600

Another deal was struck in the XL Inferno #89 - $15,000 Tornado, where "DuduPa1986" took the most money as a runner-up. He received a prize of $3,694 while winner "Toilet_Po8L" got $3,559.76 after he won the tournament.

PlacePlayerCountyPrize
1Toilet_Po8LCzech Republic$3,559
2DuduPa1986Canada$3,694
3Iplay4pipasUnited Kingdom$2,259
4EduardoGarlaBrazil$1,674
5taranProst88Romania$1,116
6GangstaGoUkraine$930
7GotMyStr8Russia$744
8TudlenudleCzech Republic$558
9PRoyal888United Kingdom$465

XL Inferno #90 - $15,000 Turbo Crazy 8

Buy-inDatePlayersPrize pool
$55May 13249$15,700
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PlacePlayerCountyPrize
1alexos888Canada$3,179
2IaMTheDaNGeRUnited Kingdom$2,433
3blackwawksCzech Republic$1,805
4GaleonGCzech Republic$1,334
5konnhandBrazil$863
6974kWRTUkraine$706
7nelisschuifMalta$549
8DablinovRussia$431

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