European Championship Hirs becomes new High Roller champion with more than $200,000 in prize money. The $5,300 High Roller Event #13 of Merit Poker’s Carmen Series gave Aliaksandr Hirs the second biggest prize of his career.
Aliaksandr Hirs leaves as Merit Poker Carmen Series finishes in one of its high stakes tournamentsAlong with the title, prizes reached six figures .
Event No. 13: $5300 High Roller at Merit Crystal Cove Hotel and Casino in Cyprus Counted 187 tickets , showing a prize pool of $860,200 to be distributed among the top 23 players.
After three days of fierce competition , Hirs Hirs , who eventually defeated Fahredin Mustafov in the final, won a handsome prize pool of US$204.700 and became the champion. As sub-champion, he took home $143,800 .
It’s the new champion’s second biggest cash after finishing third in the EPT Barcelona High Roller 2022 for €277,370 .
Now, Merit Poker’s Carmen Series is hosting its Main Event with a $3,300 buy-in , which includes the highlights of a schedule that runs through April 3 with 34 events in all.
Event No. 13: $5300 high roller
Buy-in: $5,300 Participants: 187 Buy-in: $860,200
First Aliaksandr Hirs – $ 204,700second placeFahreddin Mustafov – $ 143,800third placeMandala de Ryan – $ 92,700fourth placeSimon Spasov – $ 68,9005th dayEduardo Basegian – $ 51,9006thAnton Yonell – $ 41,750