Sweeney Fast Out of the Irish Poker Masters KO Main Event Blocks

Sweeney Fast Out of the Irish Poker Masters KO Primary Event Blocks

The €1 million guaranteed Irish Poker Masters KO Primary Event shuffled up and dealt on November 7, attracting 259 to the partypoker tables. Only 39 of those starters progressed to Day two at the first attempt, and nobody completed Day 1A with a lot more chips than Ronan Sweeney.

Irish Poker Masters KO Primary Occasion Day 1A Top ten Chip Counts

Spot Player Nation Bounties Chips
1 Ronan Sweeney United Kingdom €1,125 2,062,173
two Rui Ferreira Brazil €1,437 2,029,204
3 Sergei Denisov Russia €1,875 1,940,680
4 Boris Kuzmanovic Croatia €625 1,654,521
five Gianni Sabini United Kingdom €2,750 1,615,516
6 Jans Arends Austria €3,015 1,613,181
7 Aliaksei Boika Belarus €375 1,548,976
eight Mario Navarro Arrocha Andorra €1,437 1,544,621
9 Bruno Bernardino Malta €1,406 1,540,023
ten Thomas Hueber Austria €1,562 1,518,438

Sweeney is a superb tournament player, one who has been ranked in the prime 100 players in the planet for on the web poker events. The Irishman navigated his way to the prime of the overnight chip counts on Day 1A, turning his 150,000 starting stack into a tournament-major two,062,173. Sweeney busted 3 opponents on his march towards the chip lead, choosing up €1,125 in bounty payments. This indicates Sweeney has already recouped his €1,one hundred get-in and is freerolling towards the Irish Poker Masters KO Main Event’s biggest prizes.

Brazil’s Rui Ferreira was the only other Day 1A entrant to finish with far more than two million chips. The talented Brazilian narrowly missed out on the chip lad, finishing his flight with 2,029,204 in his arsenal, along with €1,437 in bounty paymanets.

Other people who completed in the best ten chip counts incorporate Sergei Denisov (1,940,680), Jans Arends (1,613,181), and Aliaksei Boika (1,548,976).

Also by means of to the Major Event’s Day two and, as a result, currently in the income, are the likes of Tomi Brouk (978,233), Group partypoker’s Patrick Leonard (938,741), David Lopez (923,214), Artur Martirosian (855,870), Joakim Andersson (735,384), and Robin Ylitalo (513,035).

Irish Poker Masters KO Main Occasion Mega Sat Winners By means of to Day two

Fifty partypoker players won their €1,100 Irish Poker Masters KO Primary Occasion seats through the 50-seat guaranteed Mega Satellite that ran shortly just before Day 1A commenced. Ten of these seat winners punched their Day two tickets, such as a pair of stars who produced it by means of with a top ten stack.

Gianni Sabini finished Day 1A in fifth place courtesy of a 1,615,716 stack. Sabini netted €2,750 worth of bounties, too, following sending 5 opponents to the rail.

Mario Navarro Arrocha turned his satellite victory into 1,544,621 chips and €1,437.50 from the bounty prize pool.

All of the players who produced it by way of to Day two are now guaranteed at least a min-cash in this tournament, and a healthy return on their initial investments due to the fact none of them paid far more than €109 to win their seat by way of the Mega Sat.

  • Gianni Paul Sabini – 1,615,716
  • Mario Navarro Arrocha – 1,544,621
  • Renato Ribeiro – 895,473
  • Sebastian Stefan Zavarsky – 818,021
  • Romans Matveichuk – 715,407
  • Radek Janos – 689,447
  • Evgheni Goncearov – 681,312
  • Vojtech Susta – 615,656
  • Kenny Chivers – 523,697
  • Yordan Yordanov – 387,711

There is a Day 1B Mega Sat scheduled for 16:05 GMT on November 14, which also has at least 50 x €1,one hundred seats guaranteed. Phases into the final start off at only €4.40 and you can win your way into those €4.40 Phase 1 via out €0.01 centrolls.

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