FullTilt Crowns FTOPS Champ

FullTilt Crowns FTOPS Champ

Thursday, 21 August 2014

The 26th edition of the FullTilt Online Poker Series (FTOPS) is in the book with ponyo88 topping a field of 1,500 runners to take the Main Event.

The champ pocketed $153,000 for the win after agreeing a three-way deal that saw Sh4wshank and LuisFigo1014 take home $143,000 and $130,000 for their second- and third-place finishes.

All told, FTOPS XXVI delivered over $4.45 million in prize money via 31 events spread over 15 days including $2.25 million during its final weekend.

The special leaderboard competition was won by dipthrong whose 1,013 points was plenty god enough to secure a four-month Black Card Pro sponsorship contract, which is scheduled to start from will start from Monday.

Other big FTOPS XXVI winners over the final weekend included floppin_ell, brianm15, and Andras Nemeth who chopped Event #28, the $500,000 guaranteed two-day event, for $93,000, $93,000 and $88,000 in cash respectively.

Attention now shifts to the MiniFTOPS XXVI tournament series, which is scheduled to begin from September 7 offering more than $1.4 million in guaranteed prize money via 31 reduced buy-in events.

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