The fourth-ever million-dollar Spin & Go was recently triggered at PokerStars, with a Russian player becoming a lot richer from the three-person $5 tourney.
The $5 Spin & Go tournament started early in the morning on Thursday in Moscow time, and it took just six minutes to complete. The awesomely named Russian player ‘CccpVodka’ won the top prize of $1,000,000. Clocking in at 355 seconds, the player earned approximately $2,800 per second for taking the victory.
The runner up was ‘partalios’ a Greek player, who won $100,000. The third-place player was ‘shooLarr’ from Russia, who also won $100,000.
The special high-stakes Spin & Go was a part of the ‘PokerStars Makes Millionaires’ promotion (read more about that here). Earlier this year, PokerStars introduced a special version of its popular Spin & Go’s — with three of every 10,000,000 of the tourneys resulting in a prize pool of $1.2 million.
After a successful run this winter, PokerStars brought back the promotion this spring. The million-dollar Spin & Go promotion is scheduled to run through May 24.
When three players fill a Spin & Go, a random draw determines how big the prize pool will be, ranging from a doubling of the prize pool all the way up to the seven-figure pool. The tourneys are 3-max hyper-turbo tourneys, with just 500 starting chips and a buy-in of $5.
You can read about the first three million-dollar Spin & Go’s, from earlier this year, here. The first-ever million-dollar Spin & Go was also won by a Russian player — “sss66666.”
|Don't want to deposit? Try free bankrolls.|
Major room, easy qualify
Good for MTT / SNGs Only
|Complete Online Poker Room Reviews|
|PlanetWin365 Promotion Code: 5CGQYAAAABZGE3TB|
|888 Poker Review and Bonus|
|Sky Casino and Poker Review|
|Bet365 Bonus Code: BONUS101|
Online since 2004, PartTimePoker.com brings together a unique combination of top-paying poker rakeback and prop offers and a variety of poker-related content including poker news, strategy articles, free poker training reviews and the latest Poker News and Gossip. PartTimePoker.com - your best source for online poker.
PTP offers several rakeback and free bankroll offers for our viewers. If you're not familiar with rakeback, read our guide to online poker rakeback. To learn how much you could be earning with rakeback, check out our rakeback calculator.
Free and no deposit bankrolls (also called free poker money) are essentially promotional deals we've arranged with rooms where they give you a small amount of money (usually $10-$150) started.