Best Billionaire Bracket - Week 1 Results

There's the bell. The opening week has come to a close. We now have the results for the first round of the Best Billionaire bracket. We have narrowed down the field to 8 real and 8 fictional billionaires. Both 1 seeds prevailed. Iron Man and Elon Musk are both still in it. In fact, surprise surprise, not a single superhero was knocked out. Real favorites like the Donald, the Tiger, and the Zuck were knocked out. Fictional billionaires like Deeds, Hutt, and McDuck went broke.  The results are below. The winners are in green.

Real Billionaires
Bill Gates (Microsoft) vs 16 J K Rowling (Harry Potter)
Warren Buffett (Berkshire Hathaway) vs 15 Tiger Woods (Nike/PGA Tour)
3 Charles Koch (Koch Industries) vs 14 Oprah (OWN/HARPO Productions)
Alice Walton (WalMart) vs 13 Donald Trump (The Trump Organization)
Michael Bloomberg (Bloomberg L.P.) vs 12 Ingvar Kamprad (IKEA)
6 Mark Zuckerberg (Facebook) vs 11 Richard Branson (Virgin)
Jeff Bezos (Amazon) vs 10 Rupert Murdoch (News Corp)
Steve Balmer (Microsoft) vs Elon Musk (SpaceX/PayPal/Tesla Motors)

Fictional Billionaires
Smaug (The Hobbit) vs 16 Lara Croft (Tomb Raider)
2 Scrooge McDuck (Duck Tales) vs 15 Bruce Wayne (Batman)
Longfellow Deeds (Mr. Deeds) vs 14 Adrian Veidt (Watchmen)
Richie Rich (Richie Rich) vs 13 Mr. Monopoly (Monopoly)
Seto Kaiba (Yu-Gi-Oh!) vs 12 Jabba the Hutt (Star Wars)
Ragyo Kiryun (Kill la Kill) vs 11 C Montgomery Burns (The Simpsons)
Lex Luthor (Superman) vs 10 Gordon Gekko (Wall Street)
Tony Stark (Iron Man) vs 9 Jed Clampett (The Beverley Hillbillies)

I know right? How crazy is it that Trump and McDuck are gone? Either way, here are the Week 2 match-ups.

Real Billionaires
Bill Gates (Microsoft) vs Elon Musk (SpaceX/PayPal/Tesla Motors)
Warren Buffett (Berkshire Hathaway) vs 10 Rupert Murdoch (News Corp)
14 Oprah (OWN/HARPO Productions) vs 11 Richard Branson (Virgin)
Alice Walton (WalMart) vs Michael Bloomberg (Bloomberg L.P.)

Fictional Billionaires
Smaug (The Hobbit) vs Tony Stark (Iron Man)
15 Bruce Wayne (Batman) vs 7 Lex Luthor (Superman)
14 Adrian Veidt (Watchmen) vs 11 C Montgomery Burns (The Simpsons)
13 Mr. Monopoly (Monopoly) vs 5 Seto Kaiba (Yu-Gi-Oh!)

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