The total prize money awarded during Monster Series surpassed $1.1 million on Monster Series Day 3 as another 24 champions were crowned. All Monster Series Day 3 events were played on eight-max tables with a mixture of different formats including deepstacks, slow blinds, turbos and PKOs, which have no rake on the bounty element!

  • Events completed: 73
  • Events remaining: 121
  • Prize money awarded: $1,154,082

Monster #19-High: $50K Gtd PKO

  • Buy-in: $22
  • Entrants: 2,056
  • Prize pool: $50,000

“EUSKO88” was the biggest winner on Monster Series Day 3 after the Chilean topped a field of 2,056-entrants in the Monster #19-High: $50K Gtd PKO to get their hands on a prize worth a combined $6,097. The Chile-based grinder won $3,580 for finishing in first-place plus an additional $2,517 worth of bounty payments, impressive stuff for a $22 buy-in tournament.

Second-place went to “milaconpure” who narrowly missed out on glory. What they didn’t miss out on, however, was a chunky prize worth $3,574 for finishing as the runner-up and another $497 from the bounty prize pool.

Shout-out to “karagkiozis” of Greece who netted $660 worth of bounties, more than any other player in the field with the exception of our champion.

Place Player Country Prize Bounties
1 EUSKO88 Chile $3,580 $2,517
2 milaconpure Argentina $3,574 $497
3 karagkiozis Greece $2,309 $660
4 TonyGee123 Ireland $1,534 $321
5 element14 Moldova $1,077 $158
6 Oddy772 Russia $741 $491
7 Sw1ssWatch United Kingdom $509 $285
8 GuiWeisss Brazil $326 $303

Monster #17-Mid: $10K Gtd Slow 8-Max

  • Buy-in: $5.50
  • Entrants: 2,020
  • Prize pool: $10,100

One of the biggest “Mid” buy-in tournaments on Monster Series Day 3 was the Monster #17-Mid: $10K Gtd Slow 8-Max event that attracted a field of 2,020 players who created a $10,100 prize pool.

All eight finalists secured a three figure score, with the top two finishers banking more than $1,100 each.

Another Chilean, “othersideofmoon” couldn’t quite follow in EUSKO88’s footsteps in becoming a Monster Series champion. Instead, they had to make do with a silver medal, a finish worth $1,188.

Othersideofmoon’s exit meant Bulgaria’s “bizzzIT365” was the last player standing in the $5.50 buy-in event, thus becoming the tournament’s champion, an accolade that came with a cool $1,687.

Place Player Country Prize
1 bizzzIT365 Bulgaria $1,687
2 othersideofmoon Chile $1,188
3 TryLaterpls Russia $767
4 chornuy1904 Ukraine $510
5 frost3g Russia $358
6 Orchisimia Austria $246
7 Roos_535 Colombia $169
8 OhhYeahYeah Germany $108

Monster #17-Low: $5K Gtd Slow 8-Max

  • Buy-in: $2.20
  • Entrants: 2,043
  • Prize pool: $5,000

The Monster #17-Low: $5K Gtd Slow 8-Max event ended in a heads-up chop that saw the final duo share almost $1,500 between them for their $2.20 investment.

All but two of the 2,043-strong field had been eliminated leaving “madlen69” of Poland and the Belarusian known as “Traf1991” to lock horns heads-up for the title. This final pair of players decided to end the tournament earlier than anticipated by striking a deal for the remaining prize pool. madlen69 is now credited with finishing second and they received $684 while Traf1991 was announced as the champion and walked away with $738 for their effort.

Place Player Country Prize
1 Traf1991 Belarus $738*
2 madlen69 Poland $684*
3 mcleak6 Czech Republic $380
4 Antonio7997 Russia $252
5 Ardoteli Russia $177
6 Pro4on Belarus $122
7 teplovoznikAA Belarus $83
8 tamanduaa Brazil $53

Monster Series Day 3 Results

Event Champion Prize
Monster #17-High: $30K Gtd Slow 8-Max herotown $4,517
Monster #17-Mid: $10K Gtd Slow 8-Max bizzIT365 $1,687
Monster #17-Low: $5K Gtd Slow 8-Max Traf1991 $738
Monster #18-High: $30K Gtd Deep 8-Max PALADINPALADIN $5,743
Monster #18-Mid: $10K Gtd Deep 8-Max greatGGun $1,686
Monster #18-Low: $5K Gtd Deep 8-Max SunCheeZe $722
Monster #19-High: $50K Gtd PKO 8-Max EUSKO88 $6,097*
Monster #19-Mid: $10K Gtd PKO 8-Max GLWPprofit $1,208*
Monster #19-Low: $5K Gtd PKO 8-Max Raf-G $582*
Monster #20-High: $20K Gtd Deep Turbo 8-Max manegalinhaaa $3,778
Monster #20-Mid: $10K Gtd Deep Turbo 8-Max riZeRollo $1,512
Monster #20-Low: $3K Gtd Deep Turbo 8-Max MoriHuma $499
Monster #21-High: $10K Gtd Deep PKO Fast 8-Max Jcurrie $2,248*
Monster #21-Mid: $5K Gtd Deep PKO Fast 8-Max sevendays16 $607*
Monster #21-Low: $2K Gtd Deep PKO Fast 8-Max tiltdex $292*
Monster #22-High: $20K Gtd PKO Turbo 8-Max U8MyEdge $1,559*
Monster #22-Mid: $10K Gtd PKO Turbo 8-Max mikola1978_ $1,381*
Monster #22-Low: $3K Gtd PKO Turbo 8-Max MagroSick $399*
Monster #23-High: $10K Gtd Slow 8-Max muchbetter07 $1,885
Monster #23-Mid: $5K Gtd Slow 8-Max reraiseu99 $892
Monster #23-Low: $2K Gtd Slow 8-Max Padd1ngton $357
Monster #24-High: $10K Gtd PKO 8-Max dvrnfz $1,958*
Monster #24-Mid: $5K Gtd PKO 8-Max YwinChips $955*
Monster #24-Low: $1K Gtd PKO 8-Max Ininni $228*

*includes bounty payments

Monster Series Day 4 Schedule

Wednesday 13th March, Day 4 of Monster Series sees another 24 events take place between 15:30 CET and 01:00 CET that have combined guaranteed prize pools weighing in at $276,000. All Day 4 events are played on mix-max tables, meaning they start eight-handed but swap to six-handed later in the tournament. Check out the full Monster Series Day 4 schedule in the table below.

Time (CET) Event Buy-in
15:30 Monster #25-High: $30K Gtd Slow Mix-Max $22
15:30 Monster #25-Mid: $10K Gtd Slow Mix-Max $5.50
15:30 Monster #25-Low: $5K Gtd Slow Mix-Max $2.20
17:30 Monster #26-High: $30K Gtd Deep Mix-Max $22
17:30 Monster #26-Mid: $10K Gtd Deep Mix-Max $5.50
17:30 Monster #26-Low: $5K Gtd Deep Mix-Max $2.20
20:00 Monster #27-High: $50K Gtd PKO Mix-Max $22
20:00 Monster #27-Mid: $10K Gtd PKO Mix-Max $5.50
20:00 Monster #27-Low: $5K Gtd PKO Mix-Max $2.20
20:30 Monster #28-High: $20K Gtd Deep Turbo Mix-Max $22
20:30 Monster #28-Mid: $10K Gtd Deep Turbo Mix-Max $5.50
20:30 Monster #28-Low: $3K Gtd Deep Turbo Mix-Max $2.20
22:00 Monster #29-High: $10K Gtd PKO Fast Mix-Max $22
22:00 Monster #29-Mid: $5K Gtd PKO Fast Mix-Max $5.50
22:00 Monster #29-Low: $2K Gtd PKO Fast Mix-Max $2.20
23:00 Monster #30-High: $20K Gtd PKO Turbo Mix-Max $33
23:00 Monster #30-Mid: $10K Gtd PKO Turbo Mix-Max $11
23:00 Monster #30-Low: $3K Gtd PKO Turbo Mix-Max $3.30
23:30 Monster #31-High: $10K Gtd Slow Mix-Max $22
23:30 Monster #31-Mid: $5K Gtd Slow Mix-Max $5.50
23:30 Monster #31-Low: $2K Gtd Slow Mix-Max $2.20
01:00 Monster #32-High: $10K Gtd PKO Mix-Max $33
01:00 Monster #32-Mid: $5K Gtd PKO Mix-Max $11
01:00 Monster #32-Low: $1K Gtd PKO Mix-Max $3.30

Seven Championship Events on Sunday 17th March

We have seven Championship Events scheduled on Sunday 17th March, the final day of the $2.5 million guaranteed Monster Series. These have buy-ins from $2.20 to $55 and combined guaranteed prize pools weighing in at over $400,000!

Date Time (CET) Event Buy-in
Sun 17 Mar 17:30 Monster #58-High: $75K Gtd Championship Event Deepstack $22
Sun 17 Mar 17:30 Monster #58-Mid: $20K Gtd Championship Event Deepstack $5.50
Sun 17 Mar 17:30 Monster #58-Low: $10K Gtd Championship Event Deepstack $2.20
Sun 17 Mar 20:00 Monster #59-High: $200K Gtd Championship Event PKO $55
Sun 17 Mar 20:00 Monster #59-Mid: $100K Gtd Championship Event PKO $22
Sun 17 Mar 20:00 Monster #59-Mid: $25K Gtd Championship Event PKO $5.50
Sun 17 Mar 20:00 Monster #59-Low: $10K Gtd Championship Event PKO $2.20

Monster Series Satellites Are Available

There are dozens of satellites feeding into some of the Monster Series events. Open the lobby of the Monster Series event you want to play, click the “Satellites” tab in this lobby and all of the available satellites will be displayed for you.

Monster Series SPINS

You can turn a $0.50 investment into a $55 Monster Series Championship seat in a matter of minutes by playing in our Monster SPINS.

Buy in for $0.50 and the prize pool is randomly selected once two other players join you at the table. All three of you then battle it out at a three-handed hyper-turbo SPINS tournament that has a winner-takes-all payout schedule. Here’s what you can win:

Multiplier 1st Prize Probability in 1M Games
2 $1 cash 775,011
4.4 $2 cash 131,914
6.6 $3.30 Monster Series ticket 91,504
11 $5.50 Monster Series ticket 1,000
22 $11 Monster Series ticket 500
44 $22 Monster Series ticket 50
66 $33 Monster Series ticket 20
110 $55 Monster Series ticket 1

No Rake on the Bounty Element of PKO Events

Our PKO tournaments have been extremely popular since their launch thanks in part to the bounties being bigger due to partypoker not charging rake on the bounty element of the buy-in.

For example, in the Monster #59-High: $200K Gtd Championship Event PKO on Sunday 17th March, the total buy-in is $55. Of this sum, $27.50 goes into the bounty prize pool, $25 goes into the regular prize pool and only the rake is only $2.50 in total. The rake in this particular tournament is only 4.55 percent.

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