Sam Greenwood won the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure $250,000 buy-in no-limit hold’em Super High Roller event. The event drew a solid field of 39 entries to create a total prize pool of $9,498,060.
According to The Hendon Mob, The big wins adds to his lifetime earnings of more than $26,000,000, trailing only Daniel Negreanu ($49,403,695) and Timothy Adams ($31,261,338). Jean-Noel Thorel won his second place for $2,317,100.
Super High Roller Final Table Results of 2023 PCA
|3||David Yan||New Zealand||$1,472,200|
|4||Byron Kaverman||United States||$1,092,300|
|6||Justin Bonomo||United States||$664,900|
Final Table Action
The final day began with eight players remaining and Chris Brewer was the first to fall on day 3, with his A-4 suited unable to overcome the pocket jacks of Artur Martirosian. Brewer cashed a 28th-place finish in the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure (PCA) Main Event for $38,900.
In the final hand of the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure Super High Roller event, Thorel got all-in with QHeart Suit8Spade Suit racing against the 2Spade Suit2Club Suit of Greenwood. The board came down KClub Suit10Spade Suit9Diamond Suit4Diamond Suit6Spade Suit and Greenwood’s small pocket pair held to lock up the pot and the title. Thorel took home $2,137,100 as the runner-up. The Frenchman now has more than $9.9 million in recorded tournament scores.