The $10 million guaranteed KO Series kicked off at partypoker on Sunday 25th February with the first 18 of 164 scheduled events, including the massive $1 million guaranteed Championship Event, the first of seven Championship Events you can play.

KO Series #03-H: $1M Gtd [Championship Event]

  • Buy-in: $200+$15
  • Entries: 3,856
  • Prize pool: $1,000,000
  • Places Paid: 536

Without a shadow of doubt, the $1 million guaranteed Championship Event was the tournament of the night. Some 3,856 players exchanged $215 for the chance of glory and the top 536 finishers were paid.

Team partypoker members to receive some prize money for their efforts included Carl “Carl_Froch” Froch, Day “daykotoviezy” Kotoviezy, Joao “joaosimaobh” Simao, Renato “renatonomura” Nomura, Patrick “Patrick_Leonard” Leonard, and Kristen “Krissyb24” Bicknell, while partypoker LIVE Presdient John “John_Duthie” Duthie went the deepest and bust in 15th place for $3,477 and $634 in bounty payments.

The biggest score of the night went to “BigOrator” who came out on top and banked $84,557 in prize money after a deal with “PL0TTWIST” and an additional $33,750 in bounty payments, going to show how profitable progressive KO tournaments can be.

Your next chance to play in a $1 million guaranteed event comes on Sunday 4th March when a $215 buy-in Championship Event takes place. Satellites are running now from only $0.50.

Place Player Prize Bounties Bounty payment
1 BigOrator $84,557 13 $33,750
2 PL0TTWIST $76,000 13 $6,575
3 ccsaba123 $42,393 10 $6,834
4 kashmir_uzi $27,666 13 $5,719
5 prebzzz $19,034 8 $4,541
6 NeVeRLuCKyGG $12,951 7 $2,055
7 Otb_Red_Baron $9,111 10 $5,078
8 easylimpp $5,898 4 $1,133

KO Series #02-HR: $200K Gtd NL Hold’em

  • Buy-in: $1,000+$50
  • Entries: 311
  • Prize pool: $311,000
  • Places Paid: 40

When “marigoli” took down the $1,050 buy-in $200K Gtd High Roller KO Series he won almost as much in bounty payments as he did in prize money! Marigoli collected $30,944 for outlasting a field of 311-entrants and thanks to busting nine opponent along the way, he also banked $30,744 in bounties.

“luffynated” was the runner-up and he managed to bag eight bounties thatwere worth $15,556 in addition to the $22,392 he won for finishing second. It does pay to collect those bounties during the KO Series.

Place Player Prize Bounties Bounty payment
1 marigoli $30,944 9 $30,744
2 luffynated $22,392 8 $15,556
3 DBerglin $15,705 8 $4,152
4 IPayYourRent $11,429 8 $5,984
5 Iafocafabla $8,086 12 $7,062
6 FairPlay373 $6,064 7 $4,562
7 KrillleR $4,276 6 $3,804
8 geileaap $3,110 4 $1,968

KO Series #02-M: $100K Gtd NL Hold’em

  • Buy-in: $50+$5
  • Entries: 2,073
  • Prize pool: $103,650
  • Places Paid: 280

While it is true that bigger prizes are usually awarded in tournaments with larger buy-ins, the $55 KO Series Event 2 awarded some sizeable prizes and bounties despite being at the more affordable end of the buy-in scale.

This is because 2,073 players turned out in force and surpassed the $100,000 guarantee by $3,650. Taking full advantage of the juicy prize pool was “ImABobbyDazzler” who locked up $8,656 in prize money and an additional $5,792 in bounty payments for his outstanding victory.

Place Player Prize Bounties Bounty payment
1 ImABobbyDazzler $8,656 12 $5,792
2 Mr.SmithWP $6,099 12 $849
3 DegenDon $3,938 7 $1,320
4 sucrisimo $2,617 7 $233
5 unstoppableMind $1,837 10 $889
6 erik-jandeboer $1,264 15 $646
7 luffynated $868 7 $776
8 BACKnBls_515 $557 10 $583

KO Series #04-H: $100K Gtd [Fast] NL Hold’em

  • Buy-in: $200+$15
  • Entries: 555
  • Prize pool: $111,000
  • Places Paid: 72

One of the world’s best online poker tournament players won the $215 buy-in KO Series 4-H: $100K Gtd [Fast] event. Known as “HellmuthTheGr8,” the talented Swede came out on top of a 555-strong field to turn his $215 investment into $10,345 and $8,583 in bounty payments and all in less than seven hours; what an hourly rate that is!

Place Player Prize Bounties Bounty payment
1 HellmuthTheGr8 $10,345 10 $8,583
2 JJouhki $7,353 9 $4,119
3 Wayan3 $5,011 6 $1,697
4 Bubulis77 $3,468 3 $653
5 u3MeHa $2,442 8 $618
6 MrWayland $1,764 0 $0
7 ArielBahia $1,270 8 $1,529
8 DrunkSpewer $910 10 $1,237

KO Series Day 1 Results

Event Champion Prize Bounty payments
KO Series #01-HR: $200K Gtd [Slow] SeuOnofre $19,625 $16,741
KO Series #01-H: $100K Gtd [Slow] ebony9999 $11,952 $7,850
KO Series #01-M: $50K Gtd [Slow] omariojunior $4,211 $2,196
KO Series #01-L: $20K Gtd [Slow] Maestro_Bolt $1,988 $663
KO Series #01-Mi: $10K Gtd [Slow] Azonename $1,296 $184
KO Series #02-HR: $200K Gtd marigoli $30,944 $30,744
KO Series #02-H: $200K Gtd JokerzFull $20,720 $13,749
KO Series #02-M: $100K Gtd ImABobbyDazzler $8,656 $5,792
KO Series #02-L: $50K Gtd PinguDanceR $4,835 $1,524
KO Series #02-Mi: $20K Gtd stromg $2,395 $336
KO Series #03-H: $1M Gtd [Championship Event]] BigOrator $84,557 $33,750
KO Series #03-M: $100K Gtd kalamari $7,490 $3,427
KO Series #03-L: $50K Gtd Andrey641 $5,232 $1,457
KO Series #03-Mi: $20K Gtd RunningHot. $2,534 $349
KO Series #04-H: $100K Gtd [Fast] HellmuthTheGr8 $10,345 $8,583
KO Series #04-M: $50K Gtd [Fast] any2_ $4,649 $2,350
KO Series #04-L: $20K Gtd [Fast] Kingkhan786786 $1,950 $1,021
KO Series #04-Mi: $10K Gtd [Fast] ATOS2009 $1,023 $45
KO Series #05-H: $20K Gtd [6-Max Turbo] babyarmcathead $3,821 $2,962
KO Series #05-M $10K Gtd [6-Max Turbo] Quelssoldoso $1,278 $1,299
KO Series #05-L: $5K Gtd [6-Max Turbo] THEJIBBER17 $402 $284
KO Series #05-Mi: $2K Gtd [6-Max Turbo] pildeev $232 $50

KO Series Championship Events

Six more Championship Events are scheduled to take place on Sunday 4th March. Buy-ins start from $2.20 and increase to $5,200. Check the partypoker tournament lobby for all of the available satellites.

Championship Event Date Buy-in Guarantee
KO Series #37-HR Sunday 4th March $1,050 $500,000
KO Series #38-SHR Sunday 4th March $5,200 $1,000,000
KO Series #38-H Sunday 4th March $215 $1,000,000
KO Series #38-M Sunday 4th March $55 $100,000
KO Series #38-L Sunday 4th March $11 $50,000
KO Series #38-Mi Sunday 4th March $2.20 $20,000

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