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Ioannis Angelou-Konstas Wins PartyPoker LIVE MILLIONS UK Main Event

by Card Player News Team |  Published: Nov 21, 2018


The 2018 PartyPoker LIVE MILLIONS UK wrapped up this weekend, closing out the massive series with the £5,000,000 guaranteed £5,300 buy-in main event. The tournament attracted a field of 1,015 total entries, and after five full days of action, that huge number was narrowed down to just one player: Greece’s Ioannis Angelou-Konstas. As the champion of this event he earned £940,000 ($1,222,000 USD) and his first major live tournament title. In addition to the money and the glory, Angelou-Konstas was also awarded 1,920 Card Player Player of the Year points. This was his second victory of the year, having taken down a €1,200 WPT DeepStacks event in Brussels in March. With these two scores he has earned a total of 2,400 POY points, enough to see him move into 56th place in the overall POY race standings for 2018. Here are five key hands that propelled Angelou-Konstas to victory. Tournament: PartyPoker LIVE MILLIONS UK Buy-In: £5,300 ($6,956) No. of Entries: 1,015 Prize Pool: £5,000,000 ($6,500,000) 1st Place ...

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