GGPoker Players Scoop $178 Million in Prizes in GG Online Championship. With an $8.7 million Main Event and crushed guarantees across many events, the GG Online Championship was a $178 million success. May was a huge month for online poker with a couple of massive festivals. The GG Online Championship on GGPoker swung for the fences with a big PR campaign that targeted the rival SCOOP series and ended up with almost $180 million in prizes.
The GGPoker Online Championship was a huge festival with more than 850 tournaments and nearly a million entries across most of the month of May. Beginning on May 5, the series ran until the beginning of June with dozens of tournaments that blew past $1 million in prizes. Last verified: May 2022
The biggest game on the GGOC schedule was the $8 million guaranteed Main Event. There were more than 6,100 entries for this $1,500 event, putting the prize pool at $8,702,475 .
The Main Event was just the biggest of the $1 million+ prize pool games. There were more than 30 events that collected more than $1 million in prizes , including the nearly $3 million GGOC Spring Classic . There were almost 7,800 entries for the $400 game, putting the prize pool at $2,925,280. GGpoker Online Championship Wrap Up Stats:
Prize Pool Awarded : $178,148,382
No. of Tournaments Held : 872
Total Entries : 977,493
Main Event Prize Pool : $8,702,475 / $1,500 GGOC Main Event, $8M GTD
The Biggest Games Outside of the Main Event, there were three games that had more than $2 million in prizes. Two of those games were the new Mystery Bounty format. Both priced at $2,100, the two games each collected around $2.3 million from a few more than 1,150 entries each.The Sunday Million SHR also came in at nearly $2 million in total prizes, though the nosebleed $25,550 buy-in certainly helped it hit that goal. At $400, the GGOC Spring Classic came closest to $3 million with more than $2.9 million. 113-H Mystery Bounty $2,100 1160 $2,320,000 46-H Mystery Bounty $2,100 1153 $2,306,000 Some other honorable […]