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Linus Loeliger (born c. 1994/1995) is a Swiss professional poker player who specializes in online No Limit Texas hold 'em (NLHE) cash games. Loeliger focuses almost exclusively on no-limit hold 'em. ♠ Linus Loeliger, better known to the online poker world as #LLinusLLove, gave us an exclusive interview at Triton Montenegro 2019 on transitioning from onli.

The Poker Masters Online Poker Championship kicked off on April 12th and ran until yesterday. The partypoker and Poker Central hosted the online poker tournamentsand saw the final hand being played on Sunday as Linus Loeliger took down the $51,000 Main Event while Greek pro player Alexandros Kolonias won the final event of the 30 day series and topped the leaderboard to take home the coveted Purple Jacket along with a $50,000 cash prize!

The Main Event received a total of 77 entries and created a prize pool of $3.85 million. With 10 places paid, Linus Loeliger took down the first place prize of $1.09 million after winning the final heads-up battle against Giuseppe Ladisernia. The $1 million addition to his bankroll makes him 2nd in the all time Switzerland money list with over $1.84 million in live earnings. He earned a total of 658 points on the leaderboard as well.

Here is The List of The Top 10:

  1. Linus Loeliger – $1,097,250
  2. Giuseppe Iadisernia – $750,750
  3. Christopher Kruk – $519,750
  4. Steve O’Dwyer – $346,500
  5. Ole Schemion – $269,500
  6. Elias Talvitie – $211,750
  7. David Peters – $182,875
  8. Kahle Burns – $163,625
  9. Conor Beresford – $154,00

The Purple Jacket is awarded to the player who tops the leaderboard after the final event. Alexandros Kolonias was 4th in the leaderboard standings until he shipped the 500k GTD event and came out on top in a field of 146 entries. He won the first place prize of $367,000 and earned top spot on the leaderboard as well for the coveted Purple Jacket and an extra $50,000!

Top 10 Leaderboard:

2018-05-08 LLinusLLove is the 51st biggest poker winner on HighstakesDB. The poker player LLinusLLove was first discovered by HighstakesDB on the high stakes tables of PokerStars on Monday, May 9.

  1. Alexandros Kolonias – $367,782.76
  2. Jason McConnon – $248,200
  3. Mark Demirjian – $175,200
  4. Mustapha Kanit – $124,100
  5. Artur Martirosian – $91,250
  6. Christopher Kruk – $60,590
  7. Pascal Lefrancois – $45,990
  8. Samuel Vousden – $45,990
  9. Mark Radoja – $45,990
  10. Hossein Ensan – $31,390

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Kolonias had won 2 tournaments, finished 2nd once and in 3rd place twice! He also cashed in 11 times during the whole series. The man with 1,191 points on the leaderboard was very happy with his performance. He said,

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I am very proud of this win because I think I played the best poker I have ever played and the competition was really tough. The Purple Jacket is an important title and it feels about the same as winning the WSOP Europe Main Event last year, but that time I had some tears when I won, I was more emotional. I want to thank everyone that supported me, and partypoker Poker Central, PokerGO and everyone else that helped to organize these events.”

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