Poker online has become a large industries with countless players winning life changing jackpots or tournaments through various online poker rooms. Today, yet another person was added to the ever expanding list of winning players as a Russian Punter was able to trigger a $1 Million Tournament Prize on the “PokerStars Spin & Go Tournament”, the first of its kind for the Russian PokerStars casino.
We know that this winning player was only wagering $5 per hand when he won the tournament. The winner’s name is SS66666, who was able to win the tournament after playing in it for only fourteen minutes. Along the way while playing this tournament he was able to beat two well known online poker players, Nonko99 & Gelduvel lost to the likes of this new player. Unfortunately details on how this final hand played out hasn’t been revealed as of right now. None the less both of these professional players were able to walk away with $100,000 as subsidiary prizes.
Just because SS66666 was able to win this tournament doesn’t mean that it has ended yet. The tournament is still ongoing as it is offering multiple $1 Million tournament prizes to players. This tournament will continue to run until the end of January. Those wishing to try their luck at this tournament will first have to be located in Russia, create an account with PokerStars Russia & have a valid payment method to deposit with. We’ll inform you of the other winners when they are revealed in the upcoming weeks.