Several Brazilian players had success on PokerStars this past Sunday during the Bounty Builder Series’ final stretch. Luan Leonel and Renan Bruschi, two of the most well-known figures in national poker, shined brightest in the series’ events, when the day’s biggest prizes were announced.
Event #141 of the series featured a buy-in of $215 and 1,166 players. Luan, aka “Pseudo Fruto,” won a stunning win. Despite stiff competition, the Cardroom partner came out on top and collected $34,714. His compatriot Diego Costa, who placed fourth and won $10,352, also made it to the final table.
On the last day of the PokerStars Bounty Builder Series High Main Event, Rafael Moraes and three other Brazilians are in the lead.
Site user “internett93o,” as Renan Bruschi, made it to the day’s final table in a major event. Event #140 of the Bounty Builder Series included a $5,200 Titans Event as a special edition. Renan came in at #5 out of 103 contestants and took home $$34,432.
Brazil’s continued success in the $30K range continued with another strong showing. Gomaflush, alias Marcelo Cartana, placed second in Event #136-L for $55. As the runner-up out of 8,561 contestants, Marcelo earned $30,3016.