Inferno Series Day 7
On Saturday, there were another 13 events on the schedule of the 888poker XL Inferno Series. The highlight of the day was the 86th event of the series, the $88,000 Crazy 8. Let's see who took down this beautiful event and which players were crowned as winners in other events on Day 7.
At 8 p.m. GMT, 722 players registered for the XL Inferno #86 - $88,000 Crazy 8. In total, 409 players used their option to rebuy to create a total prize pool of $90,480. For the winner, there was a prize waiting of $16,919!
Every finalist was guaranteed $1,366 and the tournament reached that stage after "dmg34" busted in ninth place for $1,085. On the final table, "vengreen." and "root4deuces" left in quick succession finishing in eighth ($1,366) and seventh ($2,035) place. After that, "Kuconi1" from Slovakia finished in sixth place for $3,166, while "flamingrecca" ended up in fifth place for $4,524.
"GodfryJONES" from Ireland then busted in fourth place ($6,786) and Austria's "sh4xuR7" also missed out on the heads-up when he went out in third place for $9,048. The final two players were guaranteed a five-figure score, guaranteeing themselves $12,214. This was the prize for runner-up "liincownz" who couldn't defeat Luxembourg's "JDias99," who was crowned as a winner and received the first prize of $16,919.