Last Wednesday, the Mini Full Tilt Online Poker Series, or MiniFTOPS, kicked off on Full Tilt Poker. On Sunday, three tournaments were held including Event #12, a $55 No Limit Hold’em Heads-Up contest. The tournament generated a field of 4,096 players and two members of the online poker community dueled at the final table. In the end, PokerNewsTournament Reporter Kristy Guess16Arnett (pictured) came away with the win and banked $31,000.

Heads-up, Arnett edged out iPlayTourneys, who walked away with a $17,000 consolation prize. He sits just outside of the top 100 in the PocketFives.com Online Poker Players Rankingsand took down the PokerStars $100 Rebuy two months ago for $35,000. Also to his credit are final tables in the $1k Super Tuesday and Full Tilt Sunday Mulligan during the last four months.

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In Event #13 of MiniFTOPS XVIII, Ken wandigoCoppens (pictured), who authors the Weekday Tournament Reviewhere on PocketFives.com, finished in second place and collected $50,000. The final field numbered a colossal 16,837 players in the $33 No Limit Hold’em tournament and Coppens fell to Full Tilt player givenup22 heads-up. For the win, givenup22 earned $75,000.

On Valentine’s Day, Coppens finished fourth in the PokerStars $100 Rebuy for $35,000. Two days later, he was up to his winning ways once again, this time taking down the Full Tilt $60,000 Guarantee for another $24,000. He took home $45,000 by virtue of winning the UB.com $200,000 Guaranteed in June 2008.

Three events are already underway on Monday as part of MiniFTOPS XVIII. Here’s what you have to look forward to on Tuesday:

Event #17: Tuesday, December 14th at 13:00 ET
$20 + $2 Pot Limit HA
$60,000 Guarantee

Event #18: Tuesday, December 14th at 17:00 ET
$20 + $2 No Limit Hold’em Rush Super Turbo
$100,000 Guarantee

Event #19: Tuesday, December 14th at 21:00 ET
$50 + $5 No Limit Hold’em 4X Shootout
$125,000 Guarantee

The Main Event of MiniFTOPS XVIII comes your way on Sunday. Full Tilt Pokerpro Jennifer Harman (pictured) will host a $75 No Limit Hold’em tournament that comes with a $1 million guaranteed prize pool. Also on Sunday are a $26 No Limit Hold’em Six-Max Knockout and a $22 No Limit Hold’em Rush Rebuy; both have $300,000 guaranteed purses.

Visit Full Tilt Poker for full details on MiniFTOPS XVIII.