There are some massive online poker tournaments held at partypoker every Sunday and January 7 was no different with several players ending their sessions having bagged themselves a five-figure score.

Here, we take a look at some of the biggest tournaments held at partypoker on January 7, 2018 and see who walked away a partypoker champion.

$250,000 Gtd Title Fight

Buy-in: $215
Entrants: 1,199
Prizepool: $250,000

Place Player Prize
1 benderbei1 $42,625
2 FromColdEast $30,500
3 TyLLIEHblu_MAKC $20,025
4 ch1ck3nrobb3rr $13,400
5 Dreamlivewsop $9,500
6 XxXMLGPROXxX $6,700
7 theDZlguy $4,700
8 HerelmPapa $3,150

 

This weekend’s Title Fight drew a field of 1,119 players, which meant partypoker added $10,200 to the prize pool to ensure the $250,000 guarantee was hit. “benderbei1” took full advantage of the overlay and came out on top to turn his $215 investment into a massive $42,625.

Qualify for the January 14 edition of the Title Fight from as little as a single cent thanks to the centroll satellites that run around the clock.

$150,000 Gtd Main Event

Buy-in: $109
Entrants: 1,470
Prizepool: $150,000

Place Player Prize
1 thurayarules $25,395
2 BBCgiants $18,060
3 topoyiyo1966 $11,745
4 JanP_Spastmann $7,845
5 Jackerzzzzzz $5,580
6 MAM0HT_T $3,930
7 fegee777 $2,730
8 Mioritmic $1,815

 

Our other flagship weekly event is the $150,000 Main Event. Some 1,470 players exchanged $109 for the chance to become the tournament’s champion but only one player could lay claim to that. Step forward “thurayarules” who had $25,395 added to their partypoker account to get 2018 off to a flying start.

$100,000 Gtd Super High Roller

Buy-in: $2,600
Entrants: 63
Prizepool: $157,500

Place Player Prize
1 omaha4rollz $46,528
2 aLiNeNok1617 $31,643
3 PartyRainer $21,520
4 SandwichBacon $14,635
5 HellmuthTheGr8 $9,983
6 j2805667 $6,769
7 MisterN411 $6,041
8 ABOUDIABY2 $5,392

 

The $100,000 Super High Roller is not for the fainthearted. Its $2,600 buy-in pushes out almost all but poker’s elite. The familiar alias of “omaha4rollz” was the one who emerged victorious. His prize for outlasting 62 opponents? $46,528, the largest cash prize of the weekend.

$150,000 Gtd High Roller

Buy-in: $530
Entrants: 295
Prizepool: $150,000

Place Player Prize
1 STORTjavlaGL $28,545
2 SandwichBacon $20,778
3 NEW_Flat $15,230
4 bebaimis777 $11,163
5 ows86 $8,183
6 letsgodancing $5,998
7 MFP93 $4,396
8 AllinIvey1 $3,222

 

Almost 300 players turned out in force for the $150,000 High Roller this week and they were all beaten by “STORTjavlaGL” who claimed the $28,545 top prize. Note how “SandwichBacon” finished second for $20,778 after finishing fourth in the Super High Roller for $14,635. Bacon sandwiches are on him this week!

$50,000 Gtd Title Fight Kick-Off

Buy-in: $215
Entrants: 290
Prizepool: $58,000

Place Player Prize
1 Illijix133 $10,009*
2 dlanger610 $9,884*
3 Pete_Tugger187 $5,858
4 Inleite $4,263
5 Tartaruga13 $3,016
6 ViiolAvo $2,262
7 IEatBears $1,595
8 babyarmcathead $1,160

*reflects a heads-up deal

The $50,000 Title Fight Kick-Off ended in a two-way chip this week. “dlanger610” is a veteran of the online poker world and he banked $9,884, which left “illijix133” to get his hands on $10,009 and the title of champion.

$50,000 Gtd Main Event Kick-Off

Buy-in: $109
Entrants: 590
Prizepool: $59,000

Place Player Prize
1 HungarysHero $9,627*
2 dinovaldo $8,975*
3 edyvpakistan1 $5,245
4 uBetiWin19 $3,610
5 artmancrue $2,525
6 PuntSonPunt $1,834
7 Hvid Stol $1,321
8 tHeClaImEr1 $938

*reflects a heads-up deal

The Main Event also has a Kick-Off tournament on Sunday, one with $50,000 guaranteed. “HungarysHero” was the player who triumphed over 590 entrants this week, a result that was worth $9,627 after a heads-up deal with “dinovaldo” who scooped $8,975.

$40,000 Gtd High Roller Turbo

Buy-in: $530
Entrants: 107
Prizepool: $53,500

Place Player Prize
1 FilthyTrousers $12,365
2 chadi6969 $9,095
3 Dreamlivewsop $6,690
4 Spacey1891 $4,921
5 Patrick_Leonard $3,619
6 WelshWizard $2,662
7 SUPERSCOUSER $1,958
8 joaosimaobh $1,440

 

Team partypoker was well represented in the $40,000 High Roller Turbo. Joao Simao finished eighth for $1,440 while Roberto Romanello navigated his way to sixth-place for $2,662. Patrick Leonard flew the flag the longest before crashing out in fifth-place for a $3,619 addition to his bankroll. Shoutout to “FilthyTrousers” who won $12,365 and can now afford to have his pants cleaned!

$20,000 Gtd Title Fight Turbo

Buy-in: $215
Entrants: 114
Prizepool: $22,800

Place Player Prize
1 babyarmcathead $5,586
2 josef_shvejk $3,990
3 farm_jim $2,850
4 Krissyb24 $1,995
5 IN INFINITY $1,482
6 kashmir_uzi $1,140
7 fviana $912
8 dnvz23 $741

 

“babyarmcathead” finished eighth in the $50,000 Title Fight Kick-Off and went on to win the $20,000 Title Fight Turbo. This latest result netted him $5,586, which is no mean feat considering Team partypoker’s Kristen Bicknell was at the final table; she finished fourth for $1,995.

$20,000 Gtd Main Event Turbo

Buy-in: $109
Entrants: 228
Prizepool: $22,800

Place Player Prize
1 HiSoKa_18 $4,648
2 KungBjolle $3,374
3 RSerra1 $2,405
4 jessipoo99 $1,778
5 jay9797 $1,254
6 LaOpera $957
7 BIGMIKG1 $706
8 Griffertins $524

 

Finally, the $20,000 Main Event Turbo where “HiSoKa_18” turned $109 into $4,648 by outlasting 227 opponents.

Want a mention in this weekly article? Then enter any of the tournaments above and play your way to the final table. If the $109, $215, $530 and $2,600 buy-ins are out of the constraints of your bankroll, there are dozens of satellites running around the clock that start as low as $0.01, which gives everyone the chance to play for a massive prize and have their five minutes of fame on the partypoker blog.

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