Online poker provider 888poker has been super busy as of late, offering members the biggest online poker series in the history of the brand. The Millions Superstorm started on September 10 and features 480 events with over $8 million in total guaranteed prize money. The series ends on October 11 with plenty of action remaining. Just recently, the series Sunday Special took place with the online player “TheMufinMan” claiming the first-place prize.
Details of the Event:
The 888Millions Sunday Special had a buy-in of $215 and saw 486 entries. This included 122 re-entries. The guaranteed prize pool was $100,000 for the event. It would take almost nine hours of online play for the New Zealander “TheMufinMan” to claim the title.
When the poker event narrowed down to the final four, the remaining players decided to cut a deal. After a little discussion, “TheMufinMan” ended up with first place and $14,009 while “mieux90” claimed the second-place finish and $12,618 in prize money. “IamBudha” finished in third and “YoureMagical” finished in fourth, both earning $11,414.
Main Event to Come:
As the 888Millions Superstorm looks to conclude, there is still the Main Event left on the schedule. This is the highlight of the festival and right now, players can start opening flights for the tournament. There are chances each day at 888poker to earn a ticket to compete in the event for free.
Players who must pay the full buy-in to compete will need to pony up $320. This event has a whopping $1 million guaranteed prize pool. The schedule of the series has offered a plethora of content, including several variants and formats. While the schedule has been vast, the Main Event is expected to be the big draw among players.