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Super Poker Sunday - "Royal Jiks" Takes Down PokerStars Sunday Million and FTP Majors Return

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Super Poker Sunday was filled with tournaments from both PokerStars and Full Tilt Poker - for the first time since the summer of 2011. The Sunday Brawl ($50K Guarantee) and a $200K Guarantee were on the FTP menu.

The top of the tournament hill found Kenji "Royal Jiks" Tsukamoto as the biggest winner for claiming the Sunday Million victory for more than $180,000. Other victors that took home the spoils of the chip wars included Trevor "allintrev23" Dineen, Kenny "SpaceyFCB" Hallaert, and Jimmie "AlusivPnkBny" Guinther.

PokerStars Sunday Million ($1M Guaranteed)

Buy-inEntrantsPrize Pool
$200+$157,055$1,411,000

Kenji "Royal Jiks" Tsukamoto beat the field to take down the title.

A five-handed deal was carved out and when the heads-up chip stacks were as close as less than one big blind, Kenji "Royal Jiks" Tsukamoto won the pot that left "AleksHNL" with less than a big blind, Tsukamoto finished the tournmanet on the following hand to take home $180,504.30.

PlacePlayerPrize
*1Kenji "Royal Jiks" Tsukamoto$180,504.30
*2AleksHNL$116,633.58
*3danmark2000$91,335.09
*4bbeat77$93,179.77
*5intbild$131,243.33
6DuduPoker-Br$43,741
7SundayLights$30,336.50
8Anderbruegge$16,932
9-shameLi-$10,935.25

*denotes five-handed deal

Notable finishes by female stars: Team PokerStars Pro Ana Marquez (15th - $5,855.65) and Kami "drkamikaze1" Chisholm (18th - $3,950.80).

PokerStars Sunday Warm-Up ($500K Guaranteed)

Buy-inEntrantsPrize Pool
$200+$153,512$702,400

Heads-up found Ireland's Trevor "allintrev23" Dineen taking out Mads "moumaife84" Smith-Hansen for the $110,277.97 payday.

PlacePlayerPrize
1Trevor "allintrev23" Dineen$110,277.97
2Mads "moumaife84" Smith-Hansen$82,180.80
3Elmagico19A1$57,948
4wodka88$40,388
5XuTpbIu_Tun$29,852
6Jengleleg$22,828
7MegaDes777$15,804
8marlin5555$8,780
9SheikhMar$5,619.20

Notable finishes: Mickey "mement_mori" Petersen (14th - $3,160.80), David "Mrdawwe" Sonelin (21st - $1,791.12), George "gkap13" Kapalas (31st - $1,580.40), Alex "Allingomes" Gomes (37th - $1,439.92), and Jeff "jeff710" Hakim (38th - $1,439.92).

Full Tilt $200K Guarantee ($200K Guaranteed)

Buy-inEntrantsPrize Pool
$200+$163,061$612,200

Full Tilt's $200K Guarantee was tripled when 3,061 entries (three entries maximum per player) built a hefty prize pool of $612,200. "Zebalhao" took home the win after a heads-up deal was made.

PlacePlayerPrize
*1Zebalhao$100,000
*2palotnik$92,843
3Andrew222555$54,485.80
4Denys "SantaZzz" Chufarin$40,405.20
5zdubbs22$30,610
6krzysiekmiszcz$22,712.62
7ccc_king102$16,223.30
8bas0r$11,509.36
9Karolis Sereika$7,774.94

*denotes heads-up deal

Notable finishes: James "j_t_s80" Broom (13th - $3,979.30), Frank "roo_400" Billard (20th - $1,959.04), and Tom "hitthehole" Middleton (27th - $1,959.04),

PokerStars Sunday 500 ($300K Guaranteed)

Buy-inEntrantsPrize Pool
$500+$30815$407,500

Kenny "SpaceyFCB" Hallaert and Ankush "pistons87" Mandavia pounded each other at heads-up but Hallaert managed to pull ahead and take the win.

PlacePlayerPrize
*1Kenny "SpaceyFCB" Hallaert$63,528.75
*2Ankush "pistons87" Mandavia$45,088.24
*3g-man/obell$46,419.96
*4Julian "soydelmillo" Menendez$40,359.30
5Amit "AMAK316" Makhija$20,538
6Kora Fett$16,463
7Lord$tyln$12,388
8dsnka$8,353.75
9Kakalala$5,093.75

*denotes four-handed deal

Notable finishes: Matias "Festivuss" Gabrenja (11th - $4,278.75) and Tim "blumenkind53" Ulrich (17th - $2,648.75)

PokerStars $109 Sunday Rebuy ($225K Guaranteed)

Buy-inEntrantsPrize Pool
$100+$91,071$346,300

Jimmie "AlusivPnkBny" Guinther took home $63,719.20 for the win.

PlacePlayerPrize
1Jimmie "AlusivPnkBny" Guinther$63,719.20
2Gambler4444$46,231.05
3Ami "UhhMee" Barer$34,630
4zilbeee$25,972.50
5Gustavo "PIUlimeira" Goto$18,180.75
6roosi88$14,717.75
7GeoManousos$11,254.75
8guyguy12$7,791.75
9strflushtome$4,848.20

Notable finishes: Bryan "bparis" Paris (12th - $3,463), Jason "jakoon1985" Koon (14th - $2,770.40), Aditya "intervntion" Agarwal (18th - $2,147.06), and Dylan "ImaLucSac" Linde (19th - $1,558.35).

PokerStars Bigger $109 ($160K Guaranteed)

Buy-inEntrantsPrize Pool
$100+$93,096$309,600

"Graftekkel" topped the 3,096-player field for $48,762.29.

PlacePlayerPrize
1Graftekkel$48,762.29
2Aaron "Aguskb" Gustavson$36,378
3Born4game$26,006.40
4ZKostas$17,802
5panayri$13,467.60
6donkmeh$10,371.60
7lonewolf1744$7,275.60
8ynd!$4,185.79
9tonho32$2,631.60

Notable finishes: Chris "ImDaNuts" Oliver (11th - $1,935) and Ben "bennybunny18" Richardson (19th - $851.40).

PokerStars Bigger $162 ($150K Guaranteed)

Buy-inEntrantsPrize Pool
$150+$121,701$255,150

"Kihlström" was still standing when the smoke cleared. That feat was worth $41,857.

PlacePlayerPrize
1Kihlström$41,857.97
2Dönig$30,618
3Peter "twirlpro" Turmezey$22,963.50
4komornik$17,095.05
5Goldenboys$12,119.62
6Greenstone25$9,568.12
7Pete_St_Bas$7,016.62
8steve3331$4,465.12
9majestro190$2,551.50

Notable finishes: Dylan "ImaLucSac" Linde (17th - $1,148.17) and Steve "Zugwat" Silverman (18th - $1,148.17) .

PokerStars Sunday 2nd Chance ($175K Guaranteed)

Buy-inEntrantsPrize Pool
$200+$151,352$270,400

The victory went to "sosickPL" for $46,671.04.

PlacePlayerPrize
1sosickPL$46,671.04
2boytakas$33,800
3upstrick77$25,688
4OverTheTop43$18,819.84
5Felipe "fcarrico" Carrio$13,384.80
6Anjeyyy$10,680.80
7Tom "hitthehole" Middleton$7,976.80
8jaxxonxxx$5,272.80
9Jim "reelhugefish" Gilbert$2,974.40

Notable finishes: Nick "gbmantis" Niergarth (10th - $2,406.56), Bryan "bparis" Paris (12th - $2,406.56), Kevin "ImaLuckSac" MacPhee (14th - $1,865.76), and Jason "TeamWispy" Helder (17th - $1,324.96).

Full Tilt Sunday Brawl ($50K Guaranteed)

Buy-inEntrantsPrize Pool
$240+$161,091$218,200

The first Full Tilt major found a notable final table as James "shiiipitobv" Bills, Russell "rdcrsn" Carson, and Matthias "goodvibe" Neu finished in fourth, sixth, and ninth places, respectively. A heads-up deal found "ottoman09" with the win.

PlacePlayerPrize
*1ottoman09$39,195.32
*2WALTER1952$40,993.18
3BluffurBluff$23,020.10
4James "shiiipitobv" Bills$18,001.50
5Kurkoseiska$13,637.50
6Russell "rdcrsn" Carson$9,819
7moliveira$6,546
8lawnmower0$4,909.50
9Matthias "goodvibe" Neu$3,491.20

*denotes heads-up deal

PokerStars Sunday Storm ($300K Guaranteed)

Buy-inEntrantsPrize Pool
$10+$135,626$356,260

The win was claimed by "TANQUE3," who banked $30,978.

PlacePlayerPrize
1TANQUE3$30,978.37
2joeeey99$22,241.31
3SSashen_ka$14,962.92
4rava123$11,400.32
5baxarev$7,837.72
6olly_e$4,809.51
7Slontys$3,295.40
8depasseL$2,315.69
9stezosledec$1,620.98

Notable finishes: Pierre "Zoutechamp" Neuville.

PokerStars Sunday Kickoff ($100K Guaranteed)

Buy-inEntrantsPrize Pool
$100+$91,715$171,500

"litleSharky" won the Sunday Kickoff for $28,134.80.

PlacePlayerPrize
1litleSharky$28,134.80
2TryToExploit$20,580
3AXEL THEKING$15,435
4Valdemar "Luigi da BP" Kwaysser$11,490.50
5Pete_029$8,146.25
6QazMiNowPlz$6,431.25
7voehahnLP$4,716.25
8lopezadrian1$3,001.25
9cashcas$1,715

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