WestCliff21, an Austrian poker player wins his first Sunday million events took place on 11th December 2016 on PokerStars. The winner collected an amount of $142,335 as first prize.
Only eleven players have won prestigious Sunday million event twice in the history of the tournament but Brazilian Guilherme “VinceVegaMFR” Cheveau had the opportunity to win this event for third time and didn’t succeeded.
VinceVegaMFR was at the final table and looking to win the title for third time but busted to fifth position for a total winning share of amount $34,521.
nodnek111, a pro poker player from the United Kingdom becomes the runner up and made $99,886 from the tournament.
This weekly event attracted 4,915 players, while total prize pool of the event was $1,000,000. Final 692 positions were paid off.
Final table chip counts were as follows:-
Seat#1, seat#2 and seat#3 were for players such as WestCliff21 (13,059,033 in chips), Raise0_0Me (2,356,867 in chips) and VinceVegaMFR (4,344,956 in chips).
Seat#4, seat#5 and seat#6 were for SinkedShrimp (7,533,551 in chips), Heartthrob10 (7,995,294 in chips) and 68ioweyou1 (1,415,800 in chips).
Whereas seat#7, seat#8 and seat#9 of this particular Sunday Million belongs to players named as Paulman 87 (2,452,728 in chips), MkMyWishFish (2,233,976 in chips) and nodnek111 (7,757,795 in chips).
First player to hit the rail was a Canadian named 68ioweyou1, who made $8,372 from the game and was busted to ninth position.
Then after him two players busted back to back and they were Chinese Raise0_0Me for $11,930 and Paulman 87 of Mexico for $17,001. They got eighth and seventh positions.
Sixth, fifth, fourth and third positions of 12-11-2016 designated to players from Czech Republic, Brazil, Greece and Brazil and they were MkMyWishFish ($24,226), Guilherme “VinceVegaMFR” Cheveau($34,521), SinkedShrimp($49,192) and Heartthrob10($70,097).
Heads up of the game was among seat#1 and seat#9:-
Seat 1: WestCliff21 (36,738,504 in chips)
Seat 9: nodnek111 (12,411,496 in chips)
Top Two positions of the match:-
1.WestCliff21 (Austria) $142,335.70
2. nodnek111 (United Kingdom) $99,886.60