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This Week's Big Winner: Sam Greenwood Wins Millions Main Event at Caribbean Poker Party Festival

by Card Player News Team |  Published: Jan 03, 2018


Sam Greenwood put together an incredible week on the live tournament circuit. From Nov. 19–25 the Canadian poker pro made three major final tables at the 2017 Caribbean Poker Party Festival at the Melia Caribe Tropical in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. Greenwood cashed for more than $1.35 million along the way, finishing in third-place or higher in each of the three events. He capped off his impressive run by taking down the $5,300 Millions Main Event, defeating a field of 1,061 entries to capture the title and the first-place prize of $1,000,000. Greenwood earned 1,920 Card Player Player of the Year points for the win. This was his seventh final-table finish of the year and his largest cash of 2017. His runner-up showing in the $25,000 super high roller event this week earned him another $242,750 and 350 points, while his third-place score in the $10,000 high roller added another $124,100 and 400 points. With 3,650 total ...

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