Canadian poker pro Sorel Mizzi added to his list of online achievements by winning the PokerStars Sunday Warm-up on Sunday and $149,713 after outlasting a field of 4,786 players. Mizzi has won over $1.7 Million in live tournament winnings this year including a $600,000 3rd place finish at the Aussie Millions.
It’s Mizzi’s second time winning the Warm-Up as he also won it in the spring of 2007 along with a $109,000. Mizzi has won practically every major online tournament including the SCOOP and FTOPS.
Just 2 weeks ago, Sorel picked up another $74,000 in a fifth place finish No-Limit Hold’em High Roller Turbo.
Mizzi actually had an exciting year both online and at the live tournament level including being a frontrunner in the race for CardPlayer Magazine’s Player of the Year.
Here are the Warm-Up Final Table Results:
1st: Sorel “zangbezan24” Mizzi $149,713.10
2nd: John Mckoeur $111,513.80
3rd: Brendy88 $78,969.00
4th: alainliam $54,081.80
5th: OU THE NICK $40,681.00
6th: mizarkshzark $31,109.00
7th: Inf3ernal $21,537.00
8th: innamon $11,965.00
9th: clunged $7,657.60
Meanwhile PokerStars’ biggest tournament, the Sunday Million, drew 8,214 players to create $1.6 million prize pool.