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This Week’s Big Winner: Taylor Black Wins PartyPoker LIVE MILLIONS North America Main Event

by Card Player News Team |  Published: Jun 06, 2018


The 2018 partypoker LIVE MILLIONS North America $5,300 CAD no-limit hold’em main event at the Playground Poker Club in Montreal featured a $10 million CAD guaranteed prize pool. In the end, a total of 1,954 entries were made, falling just short of the guarantee. Nonetheless, this was still a gigantic field with a lot of money up top. The largest payday of all was awarded to American Taylor Black, who came out on top with the title and the top prize of $1.4 million CAD ($1,092,000 USD). “It feels great, it’s hard to describe,” said Black after emerging victorious. “You play a million tournaments and to actually win one is really awesome.” This was Black’s largest tournament score. In 2017, he finished second in the WSOP Colossus event for $545,480. In addition to the title and the money, Black also earned 2,160 Card Player Player of the Year points, enough to see him catapulted into 14th place in the POY standings. Here are five key hands ...

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