The Sunday Scoop: FTOPS On Top

Erica Schoenberg
Erica Schoenberg

The 18th edition of the Full Tilt Online Poker Series helped make it another huge Sunday in the online poker world.

The FTOPS Event 11 $120+$9 Knockout hosted by Mike McDonald drew a massive field of 9,718, creating a $971,800 prize pool.

A 189th place finish by Erica Schoenberg marked the deepest run by a Red Pro there as s00tedj0kers89 went on to book the win and $155,488 payday.

nospeculation finished runner-up, but still managed to collect a six-figure score, cashing for $106,898.

November Niner Filippo Candio played host to the FTOPS Event 12 $500+$35 Heads-Up tournament. Kopek3 collected the FTOPS jersey and $89,088 there after getting the best of a 1,024-player field.

In the meantime, not_ya_friend got past 4,715 players to claim the massive $253,195 first-place prize in the FTOPS Event 13 $300+$22 No Limit Hold'em tournament hosted by Hans Vogel.

The event drew 4,715 players to Full Tilt helping lay the $1.35 million Guarantee to waste by creating a $1,414,500 prize pool that paid 540 spots.

Six-figure scores were also in the offing for runner-up cardking303 ($175,398) and third-place finisher 00s (125,607.60).

The PokerStars Sunday Million drew the normally large crowd yet again.

This time 8,341 showed up, creating a $1,668,200 prize pool with plans to pay 1,260.

DeadMoney843 and Sibydom cut a deal heads-up that gave them each $197,364.20 and put $30k aside for the winner. DeadMoney843 went on to win it.

Meanwhile, jusepe236 claimed the $215 Sunday Warm-Up title and its $145,712.25 prize, getting past a field of 4,644.

Finally, CHIPSTEELA took down the $200k Guaranteed on UB for $44,920.

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