888poker XL Inferno Series Day : Thomas “WushuTM” Muhlocker Wins Quarterback


The twelfth day of the $7,500,000 XL Inferno Championships saw another 14 events come to a close. Among the notable winners were well-known poker pros Thomas “WushuTM” Muhlocker and Steven “Kale333” van Zadelhoff. You can read about their respective victories as well as all the Day 12 winners below.

Event #152 $100,000 Quarterback drew 587 players, which surpassed the advertised guarantee by creating a $138,650 prize pool. The tournament awarded the largest prize of the day — $26,190.98 to be exact – and it went to well-known poker pro Thomas “WushuTM” Muhlocker, who claimed the title after 10 hours and 41 minutes of play.

Muhlocker currently sits first on Austria’s all-time money list with just shy of $3.5 million in earnings. That includes a career-high 522,633 for winning the EPT10 Barcelona High Roller. He’s also notched five other six-figure scores in High Roller events.

Muhlocker’s win came after he defeated a tough final table that included young pros Jan “hownorez” Nakladal and Adrian “ADRI_ATM” Mateos, as well as Brazil’s “PudimSedutor,” who earlier in the day claimed a XL Inferno title himself after winning Event #146 $15,000 Deepstack Swordfish for $4,011.86.

Event #152 Final Table Results

1 Thomas “WushuTM” Muhlocker (Austria) $26,190.98
2 “StuntSoHard” (Netherlands) $18,995.05
3 “AshTheSlave” (Croatia) $14,003.65
4 Jan “hownorez” Nakladal (N/A) $10,537.40
5 “AUTISPOSTI” (Malta) $7,403.91
6 Adrian “ADRI_ATM” Mateos (UK) $5,892.62
7 “KellerA” (Germany) $4,506.12
8 “kbelik48o” (Netherlands) $3,119.62
9 “PudimSedutor” (Brazil) $2,079.75

Source: 888poker.com