Sunday Majors Results - mdf92 wins $212,000 in Half Price Sunday Million

Aug 22, 2017

The third special edition of the cheaper Sunday Million continued the trend of declining in popularity. However, the tournament collected more than 20,000 registrations and exceeded the guarantee by more than 100%.

This time the Half Price Sunday Million collected 17,228 unique players and 3,312 of them made a re-entry. 3,428 people shared the prize fund of $ 2.05 million. There were two representatives of Russia at the final table. Artem "veeea" Vezhenkov, and "DimaRu777" began the finals in the top 3. However, "mdf92" had a slender margin, so both Russians were knocked out earlier than they expected. After losing nearly the whole stack Artem Vezhenkov was forced to survive by throwing away 13 hands in a row. When he decided to push with the King of Hearts and the Queen of Spades, the King of Diamonds and the King of Clubs made him fall to the 6th place ($39,036). "DimaRu777" stood a little longer, but also lost his position in the top 3, finishing on the fourth place ($76,823). This time there was no discussion of a deal, as Uruguayan "mdf92" realized his huge advantage over Brazilian "ladygambiti" within 8 hands in this South American heads-up.

Payouts in the Top 3 of the Half Price Sunday Million:

  1. Mdf92 - $212,109
  2. Ladygambiti - $151,188
  3. 18055433805 - $107,772

One of the top players, Connor "blaconegro" Drinan, managed to distinguish himself this weekend. Playing from Mexico, the American pro appeared at the final tables of both $1,050 Sunday Grand. In the NLHE tournament, he fell to the 8th place ($5,082). Moreover, In PLO he reached the final heads-up, where was defeated by Latvian "ekziter". The finalists were paid $16,458 and $22,402 respectively.

Other Sunday Results

$215 Sunday Warm-Up




$1050 Sunday Grand NLHE




$700 Super-Sized Sunday




$215 Sunday Supersonic




$5.50 Half Price Sunday Storm




$215 888 MEGA DEEP


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