The Sunday Scoop: Boeree Warms Up Super Bowl Sunday

Liv Boeree
Liv Boeree won the PokerStars Sunday Warm-up and $147,780.96 Sunday.

Team PokerStars Pro Liv Boeree stole the headlines in the world of online poker on a busy Super Bowl Sunday on the virtual felt.

Boeree scored her first major online poker victory defeating WSOP, WCOOP and SCOOP title holder James "" Mackey heads-up to win the $750,000 guarantee Sunday Warm-up on PokerStars.

The event drew a healthy 4,710 players, leaving Boeree with $147,780.96 for first and Mackey $109,743 for second.

Team PokerStars Pro Marcin "Goral" Horecki also made the final table, but the day really belonged to Boeree, who proved the live successs she found winning EPT San Remo last year has now translated online as well.

In the meantime, the PokerStars Sunday Million drew 8,134 players, creating a $1,626,800 prize pool and making it the biggest online tournament of the day yet again.

marin06 ($244,024.32) overcame an almost 2:1 deficit heads-up to book the win over runner-up DYBYDX ($178,948.00).

bigace223 ($122,010.00) also booked a six-figure score showing third.

FTOPS XIX kicked off on Full Tilt Poker with Huck Seed hosting a $1 million guaranteed first event that drew 6,607 players.

OSUTexan took down the title, jersey and $218,031, leaving six figure scores for runner-up Mattssons ($149,978.90) and third-place finisher halunited07 ($109,676.20).

In the meantime, TMoney209 took down Full Tilt's Sunday Brawl for $111,487.60 getting past a 2,746-player field and Scott "mastrblastr" Seiver won the Sunday Mulligan for $51,480.

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