Day 13 of the $40 million guaranteed POWERFEST took place on Thursday 17th May with the crowning of another 22 champions.
Those 22 events awarded a cool $1,484,692 in prize money, taking the total prize money paid out to $41,397,018. Keep reading to discover which partypoker players won some serious money on Day 10 of this amazing $40 million guaranteed poker festival.
$40 million POWERFEST: The Story So Far
- Event played: 310
- Events remaining: 56
- Money awarded: $41,397,018
$40 million POWERFEST Day 13 Highlights
POWERFEST #71-HR: $200K Gtd 6-Max PKO NL Hold’em
- Buy-in: $1,050
- Entries: 299
- Prize pool: $304,980
- ITM: 36
Finnish star Sami “LarsLuzak1” Kelopuro banked a cool $63,414 by walking away with the title of POWERFEST #71-HR: $200K Gtd 6-Max PKO NL Hold’em champion. Kelopuro was one of 299 players in the $1,050 buy-in event, a field that created a prize pool with $104,980 more than the original guarantee.
Team partypoker’s Joao “joaosimaobh” Simao fell in 19th place to secure a $1,345 payout plus an additional $3,607 in bounty payments, while his teammate Patrick “Patrick_Leonard” Leonard navigated his way to the final table where he bust in sixth-place for $5,931 in bounty payments and $5,980 from the prize pool.
Kelopuro found himself heads-up against “ZeKick” who had eliminated 18 opponents for a massive $20,105 bounty payout. Kelopuro finally sent his final opponent to the sidelines to win $34,112 for first-place and $29,302 in bounties.
POWERFEST #70-HR: $200K Gtd PKO NL Hold’em
- Buy-in: $530
- Entries: 450
- Prize pool: $230,625
- ITM: 64
Joao “joaosimaobh” Simao played his way to 24th place in the POWERFEST #70-HR: $200K Gtd PKO NL Hold’em event and locked up $1,023 and $1,607 in bounties, but the player of the hour was “aLiNeNok1617” who emerged victorious to scoop $21,206 and an additional $15,662 in bounties.
A field of 450 entries saw the $200,000 guarantee smashed by $30,625. Half of the prize pool was awarded to the top 64 finishers with the other half reserved for the PKO element of the tourament.
aLiNeNok1617 ocked horns with “Loewe80” heads-up and managed to brush them aside to take home almost $37,000 in prizes. The runner-up didn’t do too badly for themselves either as they had more than $20,000 added to their partypoker account.
POWERFEST #71-H: $200K Gtd 6-Max PKO NL Hold’em
- Buy-in: $215
- Entries: 955
- Prize pool: $200,000
- ITM: 132
POWERFEST #71-H: $200K Gtd 6-Max PKO NL Hold’em ended in a heads-up chop between “Buehlero” and “ImSeriously” who netted a combined $47,810 between them.
“Buehlero” won $13,896 in bounties to go with the $14,625 to struck a deal for. “ImSeriously” walked away with $14,264 as part of the aforementioned deal plus $5,025 worth of bounties.
*reflects a heads-up deal
POWERFEST Events Running Today
There are 26 POWERFEST events scheduled for Saturday 19th May and they have combined guarantees weighing in at an impressive $1,306,000. Check out the full Day 14 schedule below, which includes a trio of POWERFEST Ladies events!
|16:00||Powerfest #74-Mi: $5K Gtd||$3.30|
|16:00||Powerfest #74-L: $20K Gtd||$16.50|
|16:00||Powerfest #74-M: $50K Gtd||$55|
|16:00||Powerfest #74-H: $100K Gtd||$215|
|18:00||Powerfest #75-Mi: $2K Gtd 6-Max PKO||$1.10|
|18:00||Powerfest #75-L: $10K Gtd 6-Max PKO||$5.50|
|18:00||Powerfest #75-M: $50K Gtd 6-Max PKO||$27.50|
|18:00||Powerfest #75-H: $100K Gtd 6-Max PKO||$109|
|18:00||Powerfest #75-HR: $200K Gtd 6-Max PKO||$530|
|20:00||Powerfest #76-Mi: $5K Gtd PKO Smooth||$3.30|
|20:00||Powerfest #76-L: $25K Gtd PKO Smooth||$16.50|
|20:00||Powerfest #76-M: $100K Gtd PKO Smooth||$55|
|20:00||Powerfest #76-H: $200K Gtd PKO Smooth||$215|
|20:00||Powerfest #76-HR: $200K Gtd PKO Smooth||$1,050|
|20:00||Powerfest Ladies Event-Low: $5K Gtd||$2.20|
|20:00||Powerfest Ladies Event-Mid: $10K Gtd||$22|
|20:00||Powerfest Ladies Event-High||$215|
|20:30||Powerfest #77-Mi: $1K Gtd 6-Max PLO||$3.30|
|20:30||Powerfest #77-L: $2K Gtd 6-Max PLO||$16.50|
|20:30||Powerfest #77-M: $5K Gtd 6-Max PLO||$55|
|20:30||Powerfest #77-M: $20K Gtd 6-Max PLO||$215|
|22:00||Powerfest #78-Mi: $1K Gtd Fast||$1.10|
|22:00||Powerfest #78-L: $5K Gtd Fast||$5.50|
|22:00||Powerfest #78-M: $20K Gtd Fast||$27.50|
|22:00||Powerfest #78-H: $50K Gtd Fast||$109|
|22:00||Powerfest #78-HR: $100K Gtd Fast||$530|
Win your way into big POWERFEST events
If you want to play in some of the bigger buy-in POWERFEST events but do not have the bankroll for it, why not try to win your way into them via our POWERFEST satellites.
We recently launched POWERFEST sit & go satellites and satellites to the POWERFEST Super High Rollers. You can also win a share of $1.1 million worth of tickets, ranging from $109 to $1,050, every week via our Power Series Mega Satellites; these tickets can be used for POWERFEST events.
Win MILLIONS Online tickets via the POWERFEST Leaderboards
The POWERFEST Leaderboards run until May 20th and award $120,000 worth of MILLIONS Online tickets every week. These leaderboards are split into two buy-in categories of Low ($1 to $44) and High ($55+) and prizes range from $109 MILLIONS Online satellites tickets up to $5,300 seats to the $20 million guaranteed event.
You will also earn double cashback points when you enter POWERFEST tournaments on Friday 11th May, Saturday 12th May, Friday 18th May and Saturday 19th May.
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