Winter Series: Ole Schemion took down Main Event for $5 200
The other day, Winter Series has ended at PokerStars. Three Main Events with different buy-in levels ($55, $530 and $5 200) were held as part of the series.
The most expensive Main Event had 547 entrants, which allowed to form a prize pool of $2 735 000. There were 71 poker players to finish in the money.
German professional Ole "wizowizo" Schemion turned out to be the winner of the Main Event. For the first place, the guy received $482 700 in prize money. In heads-up, he fought with a Russian poker player performing under the "serggoreliy7" nickname.
A few days ago, "wizowizo" took down the tournament with an entry fee of $1 050, that was conducted within the same poker series. His payout for winning the event amounted to $27 000.
As for "serggoreliy7", he was given $358 000 for finishing second in the Winter Series Main Event cost $5 200. Brazilian poker player "botteonpoker" closed the top three, having received $265 400.