Russian Player Wins $1 Million PokerStars Spin & Go Tournament

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A Russian poker player won the inaugural PokerStars Spin & Go tournament, winning a huge $1 million prize on just a $5 stake.

The big winner is sss66666, whose win came in just 13 minutes, 26 seconds. He bested Belgium's geldduvel and Bulgaria's Nonko999, both of who will walk away with large $100,000 prizes. Details on the winning hand have not been revealed by PokerStars as of the publication of this article.

The $1 Million Spin & Go tournament is still ongoing at PokerStars, and will continue running through the end of the month.

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Dustin Jermalowicz
Dustin has a long-standing passion for gambling. He has been writing professionally on the subject and breaking industry news for Casino Listings since 2011. His favorite casino games include Blackjack, Poker, and Hi/Lo. A proud native of Detroit, Dustin currently lives in Michigan.