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The Winner of the 2016 Super High Roller Bowl for a Total of $5,000,000.00 is Rainer Kempe; Follwed by Runner-Up Fedor Holz

Written By: Samantha A. | May 31, 2016 | Posted In Poker News

2015 was a breakout year for this German upstart Rainer Kempe, but yet not many knew his name.  But now, thanks to this massive 5 million dollar win in this year’s Super High Roller Bowl, he has claimed a very unforgettable place in the poker history books.

Here is a rundown of the winners of the 2016 Super High Roller Bowl:

First place went to player Rainer Kempe who is from Germany with a total winning of $5,000,000.00

Second place went to player Fedor Holz who is from Germany with a total winning of $3,500,000.00

Third place went to player Erik Seidel who is from the USA with a total winning of $2,400,000.00

Fourth place went to player Phil Hellmuth who is from the USA with a total winning of $1,600,000.00

Fifth place went to player Matt Berkey who is from the USA with a total winning of $1,100,000.00

Sixth place went to player Bryn Kenney who is from the USA with a total winning of $800,000.00

Seventh place went to player Dan Shak who is from the USA with a total winning of $600,000.00

The last day of game play began with these seven players remaining out of a forty nine player field.  Evberyone that was left was guaranteed what is known as an in the money finish that was worth at the least $6,000,00.00 after player Dan Smith bubbled on Tuesday night with the eighth place result.

The first player to fall was Dan Shak who placed seventh, to player Fedor Holz when his King of Diamonds, Jack of Spades failed to come from behind against Fedor Holz’s Ace of Spades and nine of Diamonds.

As the coverage of the 2016 Super High Roller Bowl comes to its end. Just down the road is the World Series of Poker, and we will find out if Kempe will be able to add that gold bracelet to go with his brand new gold ring.

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