Italian Mustapha “lasagnaammm” Kanit has done a great job by winning Sunday Million event for $177,229 played on 13th March 2016. The player defeated XouLio131 of Greece, who got $131,491 as winning share. The 24 year old guy is a professional poker player from Italy and has many winnings under his belt.
Some of major tournament for him are SCOOP Main event for $1.3 Million, a few EPT High Rollers like Monte Carlo €50k, Barcelona €10k and Dublin €25k and many others. Total earning for the player now exceed to $10 Million, which indeed is a great sign of his success in world poker.
The 13th March Sunday Million attracted 5,717 players from across the world and generated a hugh prize pool of $1,143,000. Top 855 Places of the tournament get paid. Only nine player has won prestigious Sunday Million twice before kanit.
Final table chip counts are as follows:-
Seat#1,#2 and #3 were for lasagnaaammm of Italy with 14,504,591 chips, anteen of Sweden with 876,643 chips, and goodvibe1 of Germany with 7,708,246 chips.
Seat#4,#5,#6 were allotted to Pumpingpoker of Russian with 3,687,804 chips, uknowProsky* of Netherlands with 2,897,137 chips and Beth Abbey of United Kingdom for 6,375,763 chips.
Whereas seat#7, #8 and #9 were allotted to players 147_star of United Kingdom(9,422,868), XouLio131 of Greece with 7,278,599 chips and tracedyew of Cyprus with 4,418,349.
Eliminations were as follows:-
Three eliminations took place in just five hands after game started. They were of players of uknowProsky* from Nederland got out from the table with $8,918, Russian Pumpingpoker got busted at eighth place for $14,292 and Swedish anteen got eliminated to seventh position for $25,154.
Sixth and fifth places were for Beth Abbey of UK for $36,588 and tracedyew got $48,022.
Meanwhile another UK’s player named as 147_star took home $64,201 and finished his journey a fourth place.
Kanit dominated the three handed games with chip 34,551,451. goodvibe1 went to third place and got winning share of amount $92,615.
Heads up round played among seat#1(“lasagnaaammm” with 36,518,554) and seat#8(XouLio131 for 20,651,446 chips).
XouLio131 shoved 4♥4♠ Kanit called with J♦J♠ for Board T♦8♠7♣3♣7♦ and won the match.