At 7:05 p.m. GMT, the final table of the 2021 partypoker MILLIONS Online Main Event kicks off with all nine players having secured $72,260 but they will all be aiming to grab that wonderful first-place prize of $892,275.
The tournament attracted 1,084 entries during the first nine levels of the two starting flights to get to a total prize purse of $5,420,000 with the lion-share being handed out today.
Endrit Geci will return at the start of the day with the chip lead as he collected 252,646,714 in chips on Day 3 which is worth 72 big blinds. He has a comfortable lead over the rest of the field as Canada's Daniel Dvoress trails him by 23 big blinds with 170,567,288. Completing the podium spot for now is Brazil's Hermogenes Gelonezi with 126,236,940.
partypoker Ambassador Dzmitry Urbanovich and Christian Rudolph both sport an about average stack while Francisco Correia, Martin Brinkmann, Jonathan Proudfoot, and Richard Mullen will be battling hard from the start to try and run their stacks up and climb the pay ladder.
Final Table Chip Counts
|Rank||Player||Country||Chip Count||Big Blinds|
|1||Endrit Geci||United Kingdom||252,646,714||72|
|7||Martin Brinkmann||United Kingdom||84,487,580||24|
|8||Jonathan Proudfoot||United Kingdom||67,730,276||19|
When play resumes, the players will finish the remainder of the level that features a small blind of 1,750,000, a big blind of 3,500,000, and a running ante of 437,500. Level duration will remain at 40 minutes throughout and at the end of the road, a champion will be crowned.
The partypoker Twitch streams will be live again:
- partypokerTV: commentary by James Dempsey and Henry Kilbane with Kristen Bicknell as the guest commentator
- partypokerRU: commentary by Dmitry Shakhov and "LoremCDMX"
- partypokerBR: commentary by Marcos Sketch and Renato "Bauruzito" Valentim with Ricardo "Rickyibrah" Rocha as the guest commentator
- partypokerLATAM: commentary by Santi González and Pamela Balzano
This is what they are still playing for:
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