An insane second for the PokerStars Pro when he gained $200k and the title seconds earlier than a power cut.
It is sage recommendation for all poker gamers that they’ve some back-up power and web choices when they’re taking part in MTTs, and the identical goes for streamers.
Fintan Hand gained his second profession SCOOP title final night time for over $200,000, which is among the largest scores anybody has ever captured on stream.
Indeed, he was having a nice time and the stress was clearly not attending to him:
However, his sizeable viewers didn’t get to see him shut out the win as a result of seconds after he gained the ultimate hand there was a power cut in Malta the place he lives. His Twitch stream went down and as a consequence no person bought to see him win due to the stream delay.
Also as a consequence he did not even know the precise quantity he had gained till Twitter got here to the rescue:
I bought you…
Absolutely superb! pic.twitter.com/qsU39H78cD
— Willie Elliot (@WilliePSPC) April 25, 2021
You did it, Sir!!! @EasyWithAces 👏👏
Give me an F, give me an I, give me an N, give me a T…. FINTAN CHAMPION!! (H is subsequent 💙) pic.twitter.com/rPr44lwB5F
— Anna Rudolf (@Anna_Chess) April 25, 2021
It was, in fact, very unfortunate to not seize his largest ever win on stream, however extremely fortunate to have the power cut occur after the successful second, not earlier than.
As a consequence there was a surge in viewership on the principle PokerStars stream, which Fintan known as into afterwards to clarify what occurred:
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