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Free-rolling Ramon Colillas turns Platinum Pass into $5.1 million at PSPC

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  • Free-rolling Ramon Colillas turns Platinum Pass into $5.1 million at PSPC

    The PokerStars Players Championship (PSPC) was a crazy idea. A $25,000 buy-in tournament, with a field swelled by 320 players on a total free-roll, had never been tried before. But as we sit surrounded by ticker tape in the Imperial Ballroom at the Atlantis Resort in the Bahamas, we can tell you this: the PSPC was a crazy idea that worked.

    Moments ago, Ramon Colillas, a 30-year-old former fitness trainer from Barcelona, Spain, won $5.1 million after he outlasted 1,039 players to win the biggest tournament of this kind ever played. But that's not even the most remarkable thing. Colillas was one of those players who earned passage to the Caribbean for free, clasping what has become the most coveted trinkets in poker.

    Read the full amazing story over at PokerStars Blog.


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