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Sean Winter Bags $408K in the $25K PokerGO High Roller
Aria Resort & Casino hosted a quartet of PokerGo High Roller events last week, four $10,000 and a single $25,000. The four tournaments attracted some familiar names, including Sean Winter who was the biggest winner.
PokerGO Event #4: $25,000 High Roller Final Table Results
Forty-eight players bought into the $25,000 PokerGO High Roller event and created a $1,200,000 prize pool. The top seven finishers shared this mammoth pot, with a min-cash weighing in at $60,000.
Aram Zobian secured that prize before Shawn Daniels and Barry Hutter helped themselves to the $72,000 and $96,000 sixth and seventh-place prizes. Mario Mosbock banked the first six-figure prize of the event, namely $120,000.
Dan Smith’s exit in third left Eric Worre and Winter heads-up. Winter got the job done and his hands on the $408,000 top prize. Worre collected $264,000 for his runner-up finish, the second-largest cash of his career.
|1||Sean Winter||United States||$408,000|
|2||Eric Worre||United States||$264,000|
|3||Dan Smith||United States||$180,000|
|5||Barry Hutter||United States||$96,000|
|6||Shawn Daniels||United States||$72,000|
|7||Aram Zobian||United States||$60,000|
PokerGo Event #1: $10,000 High Roller Final Table Results
The first of three PokerGO $10,000 High Rollers drew in a compact 32-player crowd. Only five players shared the $320,000 prize pool, with Sean Perry finishing fifth for $25,600.
Eric Worre, who would later finish second in the $25,000 High Roller, finished fourth here for $32,000. PokerGO co-founder Cary Katz crashed out in third for $51,200, leaving Dan Colpoys and Spain’s Sergi Reixach heads-up.
The Spaniard took down the tournament, but not before agreeing to a deal with Colpoys. Reixach scooped $108,120 with Colpoys padding his bankroll with $103,800.
|2||Dan Colpoys||United States||$103,080|
|3||Cary Katz||United States||$51,200|
|4||Eric Worre||United States||$32,000|
|5||Sean Perry||United States||$25,600|
Event #2: $10,000 High Roller Final Table Results
The second $10,000 PokerGO High Roller drew in 39 entrants who created a $390,000 prize pool. Barry Hutter got his hands on the lion’s share of this sum, $140,400 to be exact. Hutter defeated Mario Mosbock in the tournament’s one-on-one battle.
Earlier at the final table, the aforementioned Reixach fell in sixth. Nitis Udornpim was the fifth-place finisher, with Christopher Brewer exiting in fourth. Sean Perry netted $62,400 after his demise in third.
|1||Barry Hutter||United States||$140,400|
|3||Sean Perry||United States||$62,400|
|4||Christopher Brewer||United States||$39,000|
|5||Nitis Udornpim||United States||$31,200|
Event #3: $10,000 High Roller Final Table Results
Darren Elias on the third and final PokerGO $10,000 High Roller and scooped $169,600. Fifty-three players bought in and the final table read like a who’s who of the poker tournament world.
Vlastimil Pustina fell in eighth and min-cashed for $21,200. Sam Soverel, Aram Zobian, and Sean Perry joined Pustina on the rail.
Spanish grinder Sergio Aido netted $53,000 after falling in fourth before Ali Imsirovic bowed out in third for $74,200.
Heads-up pitted Joseph Cheong and Elias heads-up. Elias rarely loses from this position and he didn’t this time, securing the $169,600 after busting Cheong. The runner-up’s $10,000 investment swelled to $111,300.
|1||Darren Elias||United States||$169,600|
|2||Joseph Cheong||United States||$111,300|
|3||Ali Imsirovic||United States||$74,200|
|5||Sean Perry||United States||$42,400|
|6||Aram Zobian||United States||$31,800|
|7||Sam Soverel||United States||$26,500|
|8||Vlastimil Pustina||Czech Republic||$21,200|
Another four PokerGO High Roller events are scheduled as March concludes. All four are rake-free and see a pair of $10,000 buy-ins and two $25,500 buy-ins. They take place at the Aria Resort & Casino poker room, with each being a single-day event, from March 31 through April 3.