Kristen Bicknell won $109 400 for third place in the High Roller Club event
High rollers from Canada often reach the ITM zone of expensive tournaments at PartyPoker. Recently, Canadian high-stakes player and champion of the most expensive MILLIONS SHR Sochi tournament Timothy Adams won the Main Event High Roller Club for $10 300, having added another cool $580 000 to his earnings.
Canadian professionals continue to show great results in the HRC series. One of the best female poker players in the world, Kristen Bicknell, managed to win $109 400 for third place in the High Roller Club The Big Game with a $5 200 buy-in and a $1 000 000 guarantee.
The Big Game brought together 221 players. These entries helped to beat the claimed guarantee and form a prize pool of $1 037 000. The tournament winner was poker player from the USA, who played this event under the flag of Canada, Jonathan Van Fleet. This victory brought Jonathan $211 550 in prize money.
The second place went to the Hungarian player Laszlo Bujtas, who received a payout of $153 550.
Wictor Malinowski from Germany finished the tourney in tenth place. For this, the player was given $18 460. One of the most profitable MTT players Niklas "lena900" Astedt busted in 11th place with a prize of $18 460.
Overall, there were 32 players to get in the money. The minimum payout amounted to $10 790.