The $30 million guaranteed KO Series continued marching on towards its thrilling finale with another 18 events. Day 5 saw $2,188,917 paid out, taking the total prize money awarded to $12,485,657.
Keep your eyes on this screen if you want to learn who the winners of the biggest event were on Day 5.
- Events completed: 94
- Events remaining: 189
- Prize money awarded: $12,485,657
$30M Gtd KO Series Day 5 Recap
KO Series #20-HR: $250K Gtd 8-Max
- Buy-in: $530
- Entries: 508
- Prize pool: $260,350
- ITM: 64
A field of 508 players turned out for the $530 buy-in KO Series #20-HR: $250K Gtd 8-Max event. This meant the $250,000 guaranteed was beaten by $10,350. Half the prize pool went on the heads of those 508 entrants. The top 64 finishers shared the rest.
“MasterOfPigeons” won a KO Series event on Day 4 but had to make do with eighth-place here. This was worth $2,374 plus $2,764 from the bounty prize pool. High stakes regular “N0GUTSNOGloryAA” busted in seventh-place. “IIIIIIIIIIII” joined them on the rail after crashing out in sixth.
Team partypoker’s Patrick “Patrick_Leonard” Leonard fell in fifth-place for a combined prize worth $12,896. Fourth-place and $13,099 went to “PhatToad.”
Then Roberto “R_Romanello” Romanello saw his tournament end in fourth-place for a $15,584 haul, leaving “imakeusweat” and “faker321” as the last standing duo.
Faker321 scooped up their opponents’ chips to be crowned a KO Series champion.A total prize of $46,385 is now in the partypoker account of faker321. Imakeusweat banked $24,964.
KO Series #21-H: $250K Gtd 8-Max
- Buy-in: $320
- Entries: 961
- Prize pool: $295,988
- ITM: 136
Team partypoker’s Polish star Dzmitry “Dzmitry_Urbanov” Urbanovich came close to taking down a KO Series event on Day 5. Urbanovich was one of 961 entrants in the KO Series #21-H: $250K Gtd 8-Max event, which saw 136 players paid out.
Urbanovich’s excellent run ended in a fourth-place finish worth $9,950. One more bounty would have seen him walk away with a five-figure prize. Our top three finishers did win a five-figure haul when bounties were considered.
“Flower bringing” busted in third-place for $16,064. “AboutBlank_” fell at the final hurdle and saw their runner-up finish add $21,699 to their partypoker account. A cool $44,276 went to “GringoSSa” the KO Series #21-H: $250K Gtd 8-Max champion.
KO Series #23-HR: $200K Gtd 8-Max Fast
- Buy-in: $1,050
- Entries: 196
- Prize pool: $208,075
- ITM: 32
KO Series #23-HR: $200K Gtd 8-Max Fast attracted 196 entrants, each paying $1,050 for a shot at glory. We were hoping for a victory by Kristen “Krissyb24” Bicknell, but the Canadian starlett could only muster a sixth-place finish. This was good for a combined haul weighing in at $8,741.
Like the event that Urbanovich cashed in, the top three finishers padded their bankrolls with more than $10,000. “Quantum_Leap” netted $13,636 after busted out in third place. “CarpePiscis” and “PUCKBOUCHARD” locked horns heads-up for what was now a massive bounty payment.
PUCKBOUCHARD emerged victoriously and added $21,466 worth of bounties to their $15,812 prize. CarpePiscis consoled themselves with $15,793 from the main prize pool and $12,626 worth of bounty payments.
$30M Gtd KO Series Day 5 Results
|KO Series #20-HR: $250K Gtd 8-Max||faker321||$46,385|
|KO Series #20-H: $200K Gtd 8-Max||JeevesThe butler||$23,445|
|KO Series #20-M: $50K Gtd 8-Max||Diconnected121||$8,045|
|KO Series #20-L: $10K Gtd 8-Max||disconnectKK||$1,659|
|KO Series #21-HR: $500K Gtd 8-Max||AKT_ZeroS||$80,886|
|KO Series #21-H: $250K Gtd 8-Max||GringoSSa||$44,276|
|KO Series #21-M: $100K Gtd 8-Max||FlipTheShiip||$15,455|
|KO Series #21-L: $25K Gtd 8-Max||andrei.s218||$3,813|
|KO Series #21-Mi: $5K Gtd 8-Max||ElegantElephant||$541|
|KO Series #22-HR: $75K Gtd PLO 6-Max||FiluushLand||$23,529|
|KO Series #22-H: $40K Gtd PLO 6-Max||hotPIMIENTO||$7,452|
|KO Series #22-M: $10K Gtd PLO 6-Max||OwingMahoney||$2,521|
|KO Series #22-L: $3K Gtd PLO 6-Max||ILFTC123||$469|
|KO Series #23-HR: $20K Gtd 8-Max Fast||PUCKBOUCHARD||$37,278|
|KO Series #23-H: $100K Gtd 8-Max Fast||JR_warrior||$13,541|
|KO Series #23-M: $50K Gtd 8-Max Fast||Shiokawa||$7,149|
|KO Series #23-L: $10K Gtd 8-Max Fast||JohnNash||$1,109|
|KO Series #24-HR: $100K Gtd 8-Max Turbo||Baccarat||$21,181|
$30M Gtd KO Series Day 6 Schedule
Day 6 takes place on Friday 13th September. Seventeen more events kick off that have $860,000 worth of guaranteed prize pools to play for.
Win your way into the biggest events by playing out $5 KO Series SPINS or via the many satellites that start at only $0.22. More details of those satellites can be found here.
|18:00||KO Series #25-HR: $150K Gtd Mix-Max 8-6||$530|
|18:00||KO Series #25-H: $100K Gtd Mix-Max 8-6||$109|
|18:00||KO Series #25-M: $50K Gtd Mix-Max 8-6||$33|
|18:00||KO Series #25-L: $10K Gtd Mix-Max 8-6||$5.50|
|20:00||KO Series #26-HR: $150K Gtd 8-Max||$1,050|
|20:00||KO Series #26-H: $150K Gtd 8-Max||$320|
|20:00||KO Series #26-M: $75K Gtd 8-Max||$55|
|20:00||KO Series #26-L: $25K Gtd 8-Max||$11|
|20:00||KO Series #26-Mi: $5K Gtd 8-Max||$2.20|
|20:30||KO Series #27-HR: $50K Gtd PLO 6-Max||$1,050|
|20:30||KO Series #27-H: $30K Gtd PLO 6-Max||$215|
|20:30||KO Series #27-M: $10K Gtd PLO 6-Max||$33|
|20:30||KO Series #27-L: $2.5K Gtd PLO 6-Max||$5.50|
|22:00||KO Series #28-HR: $25K Gtd PLO 6-Max Fast||$530|
|22:00||KO Series #28-H: $15K Gtd PLO 6-Max Fast||$109|
|22:00||KO Series #28-M: $10K Gtd PLO 6-Max Fast||$33|
|22:00||KO Series #28-L: $2.5K Gtd PLO 6-Max Fast||$5.50|
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