SunBet Poker Tour Boardwalk Series Wrap-Up

February 22, 2024
Times Square, News

This impressive figure shattered the guaranteed prize pool by a whopping R3 million over the course of 11 exhilarating events, displaying a robust participation and competitive spirit that encapsulated the series.

Here’s a glance at the champions who emerged victorious across all of the events:

  • Mega Million Winner: Giovanni Zanette – R400 000
  • Little Slam Winner: Rico De Beer – R102 200
  • SUPASTAK 1 Winner: Rajeev Poonhath – R83 500
  • FREEROLL: Bennie Dobson – R24 260
  • BIG SHOT Super Bounty Winner: Rajeev Poonhath again with R129 200 plus R70 000 in bounties
  • High Roller Winner: Jody Van Wyk – R550 000
  • 5 Card PLO Winner: Marc Joseph – R45 000
  • R5k Single-Day Event Winner: Jaryd Jardien – R38 800
  • SUPASTAK 2 Winner: Max Deveson – R125 000
  • SEMI FREEZE Winner: Gregory Maistry – R25 600
  • Main Event Winner: Ahmed Karrim – R510 000

The highlight of the series was undoubtedly the SunBet Poker Tour Boardwalk Main Event, which saw an intriguing end with a deal struck between Sean Bloom and Ahmed Karrim. Following the elimination of Marko Nortje, the players went into a short break, after which negotiations led to Ahmed Karrim taking home R510 000 along with the coveted Main Event Bracelet, while Sean Bloom secured R435 000 and the prestigious Boardwalk Main Event Trophy.

Furthermore, congratulations are in order for all players who cashed in the series. Their victories have not only earned them monetarily but have also earned them valuable points on the ‘Race to Sun City’ leaderboard. This enthralling race is all geared up for the R2 Million FREEROLL event set to unfold next year, marking yet another exciting chapter in the SunBet Poker Tour.

With every bet, call, and fold, the SunBet Poker Tour Boardwalk Series has indeed left an indelible mark in the poker community. It has set a riveting precedent for the forthcoming series, amplifying the anticipation for what’s next in the SunBet Poker Tour. The camaraderie, the high-octane competition, and the laudable spirit of sportsmanship exhibited throughout the series have truly made it a memorable event in the poker calendar of 2023.

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