Rehman Kassam, 23-year-old law student from London United Kingdom wins his one of the largest total at PokerStars main event London.
The player pocketed £89,320 from the tournament according to a three way deal took place among top 3 position holders.
The event was £900 + £90 buy-in No Limit Hold’em Main event, which attracted 778 Players +166 re-entrants at Hippodrome casino. Total prize pool for the tournament was £824,112; however it was distributed among top 944 entrants.
Though Daniel Harwood received most of the money of prize pool and that was £95,000, but he finishes runner-up. Rehman Kassam pocketed £89,320 for first place, while Australian Eric Cech received £70,000 for third place.
Kassam was very happy indeed after this super win at Hippodrome London. The player said “it was great to play at such a big tournament”.
Most of the players at this UK Poker Site were from european countries including Ireland, United Kingdom, France, Australia and Germany.
Final table included players from various parts of the world, mostly Europe. Lam Van Trinh was the one who busted to eighth place.
He is a pro from the United Kingdom and was eyeing to win this title for himself but couldn’t make it possible. Though, he was able to collected £12,150 from the game for his eighth place.
Alexis Fleur of France concluded his playing journey at seventh place and took home £16,702 from the game, whereas sixth place was for a professional poker player of United Kingdom named Ludovic Geilich. The all time poker champion made £22,950 from the title and was at sixth place.
Meanwhile fifth and fourth positions of this particular PokerStars Hippodrome casino poker festival belong to players from France and Irelands.
The Frenchman Clement Tripoldi added £31,510 to his bank, which Irish online poker player named Yuriy Boyko pocketed £43,370 from the title.