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Tournament Review for 8-17-2008[ return to main articles page ]

By: David Huber    [See all articles by David Huber]
Published on Aug 17th, 2008
Major tournament action over the weekend was dominated by the two FTOPS events on Full Tilt Poker that featured prize pools over $2,000,000. PocketFiver dubbeemin of California took the top prize in the FTOPS Main Event for $432,400! He outlasted a field of 4,880 players over the course of 12 hours to take down one of the largest online prizes in P5's history. Germany's triathlon4 finished runner up in the FTOPS Event #22 ($2,500 NLHE) for $341,475. Knickadam55 took home $253,000 for 3rd place in the FTOPS $2,500 NLHE event, while Germany's sebbau won $194,000 for 4th in that same tournament. Hemlock13 earned $75k for 6th place in the FTOPS Main Event, and tvsca of Brazil was awarded $57,500 for 7th. TiltinShoes of Missouri rounded out the final table in 9th for $32,500.

Unbay2k4 took 1st place in the PokerStars Sunday Warm-Up for $105k; edging out fellow member JSchnett who added $75k to his online bankroll for 2nd place. A couple of long-time PocketFivers took down major events on other sites over the weekend. Vegan213 won the Sunday Mulligan for $54k and feldliss (pictured) won the UltimateBet $200k Guaranteed for $45,000. Jagz7 of the United Kingdom outlasted a highly competitive field in the Stars $200 Sunday rebuy for the 1st place prize of $46k and derdings won $37,500 for 1st in the Absolute Poker Weekly $150k Guaranteed. Bonzo9876 placed 2nd in the Stars $250k Guaranteed for $68.6k, followed by 777moren777, who won $27,300 for 5th. Denmark's Jonas Klausen cashed for $17k in 7th and WSOP bracelet winner Ian Ian J Johns finished 9th.

Tork of Norway won $39k for 2nd place in the Stars Sunday Second Chance after govshark2 finished in 3rd for $30k. Shiherlis35 made $15,750 for 5th, Jeff yellowsub Williams won $12,750 for 6th and yadio collected $4,200 for 9th. Mattster24 earned over $38k for his 4th place showing in the Stars Sunday Warm-Up. QuasiFiction finished 6th in that tournament for $24k and TaTaTunes signed off with $16,500 for 7th. France's bastinho06 put his name into contention for his country's PLB race with a $54,000 cash for 5th in the Sunday Million. NEAB of the United Kingdom won $26.8k for 7th and FinalTableTeam member Jordan Octavian_C Rich won $10,700 for 9th.

The big scores didn't end there. Scarypooper won $50,500 for 3rd place in the FTOPS Knockout event. Wade soggyvag2 Woelfel took home $26k for 5th while kenn121 was eliminated in 6th place for $17k. Vcehorosho won $5,700 for 9th. JDsmith9 ended his tournament life in 3rd place in the Sunday Mulligan for $25k and marduk won $20k for 4th. MattSuspect received $11k for 6th, Mossified84 won $7,400 for 7th and Hickboy took 9th place for $4,000. Patrolman35, The Universe and jornx finished 7th, 8th and 9th respectively in the Stars $200 Sunday rebuy - earning $10k, $8k and $5,600.

The lone PocketFiver at the final table of the PartyPoker $300k was Sweden's gerrard, who finished 3rd for $20,700. UNIS won $20k for his 3rd place showing in the Titan Poker $250k Guaranteed. CrazyZachary took 5th in the Absolute Poker $150k Guaranteed for $9,000 on Saturday and texasblake won $5,250 for 7th in that same tournament. The DoylesRoom $175k Guaranteed had two P5'ers at its final table. TheNorfman won $11,400 for 4th and ryanghall earned $4k for 7th. Jjbrut took 2nd in the Bodog $100k for $13,600. Nickdodoublegee earned $9k for 3rd in that tournament followed by AlCarmo, who finished in 6th for $4,500. Villus took home $3,300 for 7th and Ozone won $2,200 for 8th. Hawkhill7 took 5th in the UltimateBet $200k for $11,000 on Sunday. Frozencanuck1 received $7k for 7th, Volchecko won $5k for 8th and mescalin8 cashed for $2,000 in 10th to round out the final table.

Congratulations to all P5'ers who cashed in this Sunday's major online tournaments. Here are the final table results:

Titan Poker $250k Guaranteed $200+15
1,154 entrants - $250,000 paid out to 150 spots

LILOU258 - $52,500
christer1946 - $27,500
chubbytobby - $20,000 (uNIS)
Jollyrogaz - $15,000
zeus17 - $12,500
xxmadbirdxx - $10,000
JustChipMeUp - $7,500
phoenix1769 - $5,000
skaian - $3,500
RoyaleBleu - $2,000

DoylesRoom $175k Guaranteed $60+5 with rebuys
1,019 entrants - $175,000 paid out to 99 spots

money_team - $43,750
smoothass - $24,500
totaloser - $15,750
DoctorHowser - $11,375 (theNorfman)
Sybi - $9,275
Siina - $7,525
limmaren1 - $5,775
bitch_dk - $4,025 (ryanghall)
tjorven11 - $2,625
Mr-x - $1,575

Absolute Poker $150k Guaranteed $500+30 (Saturday)
279 entrants - $150,000 paid out to 36 spots

DERDINGS - $37,500 (derdings)
MAPSFLY - $24,000
DBT - $16,650
TWOLIP69 - $12,000
IGOTSU - $9,000 (CrazyZachary)
LEROY - $6,750
TEXASBLAKE - $5,250 (texasblake)
ILLEEGAL - $3,900
HERDGOLF86 - $2,550

Bodog $100k Guaranteed $100+9
666 entrants - $100,000 paid out to 90 spots

nikkiyayo - $23,600
jjbrut - $13,600 (jibrut)
nickdodoublegee - $9,100 (nickdodoublegee)
Oakplayer - $7,000
Remih - $5,700
alcarmo - $4,500 (AlCarmo)
villus - $3,300 (villus)
Ozone23 - $2,200 (Ozone)
1_newbie - $1,300

PartyPoker $300k Guaranteed $300+20
1,417 entrants - $300,000 paid out to 200 spots

IDOnkOutU - $60,000
makido111 - $33,000
FILEN99 - $20,700 (gerrard) *Sweden
ErinAAA - $16,350
GD7Belthazor - $13,800
justcardcore - $10,350
High11th - $7,950
kuparinen - $5,250
Thanx4thedoe - $4,050
Cazzie222 - $2,850

Full Tilt Poker FTOPS MAIN EVENT $2.5 Million Guaranteed $500+35
4,880 entrants - $2,500,000 paid out to 648 spots

dubbeemin - $432,400 (dubbeemin)
valleyho - $262,500
TheTotalPkg - $170,000
Pokerguru19 - $132,500
sckilla - $100,000
hemlock1313 - $75,000 (hemlock13)
tvcsa - $57,500 (tvcsa)
aaaFRANCESCOzzz - $43,750
TiltinShoes - $32,500 (TiltinShoes)

Full Tilt Poker FTOPS Event #22 $2 Million Guaranteed NLHE $2,500+120
942 entrants - $2,355,000 paid out to 90 spots

hAAydon - $541,650
triathlon4 - $341,475 (triathlon4)
knickadam55 - $253,163 (knickadam55)
sebbau - $194,288 (sebbau)
BootySmooth - $147,188
Tony G - $105,975
theMightyZep - $70,650
Yeshaya - $55,107
ClockWyze - $40,035

Full Tilt Poker FTOPS Event #24 $400k Guaranteed NLHE Knockout $120+9
5,742 entrants - $574,200 paid out to 558 spots

Kroko-dill - $113,692
Hyperspiral - $69,765
Scarypooper5 - $50,507 (Scarypooper)
BeatProphet - $35,600
soggy dogg - $25,839 (soggyvag2)
kennl - $17,226 (kenn121)
PapaWood619 - $11,484
c4s1n0 - $8,039
vcehorosho - $5,742 (vcehorosho)

Full Tilt Poker $150k Guaranteed "Sunday Mulligan" $200+16
1,231 entrants - $246,200 paid out to 117 spots

vegan213 - $54,164 (vegan213)
th_IN_kB3Urail - $34,468
Petie_BigStacks - $25,359 (JDsmith9)
ship hamilton - $20,004 (marduk)
Lil Mooly - $15,388
MattSuspect - $11,079 (MattSuspect)
mossified84 - $7,386 (Mossified84)
pugmug2 - $5,540
DumbHick - $3,939 (Hickboy)

PokerStars $1.5 Million Guaranteed "Sunday Million" $200+15
7,651 entrants - $1,530,200 paid out to 1,170 spots

Gunslinger3 - $187,450
M.nosbocaJ - $126,395
OCTAGONS - $85,691
RBC* - $69,624
bastinho06 - $54,322 (bastinho06)
x-13 - $39,020
Neab - $26,779 (NEAB) *U.K.
exomil - $17,597
Octavian_C - $10,711 (Octavian_C)

PokerStars "Sunday Warm-Up" $750k Guaranteed $200+15
3,373 entrants - $750,000 paid out to 495 spots

GrtWhtHype - $105,000 (Unbay2k4)
JSchnett - $75,000 (JSchnett)
CoooKay - $52,500
mattster24 - $38,375 (mattster24)
Stajje - $31,500
QuasiFiction - $24,000 (QuasiFiction)
TaTaTunes - $16,500 (TaTaTunes)
KingGr - $10,500
montjeu8 - $7,050

PokerStars $250k Guaranteed $500+30
1040 entrants - $520,000 paid out to 153 spots

RajaPaki13 - $94,432
bonzo9876 - $68,640 (Bonzo9876)
DiPollo - $52,000
turnipdastr8 - $39,000
777MORTEN - $27,300 (777morten777)
chipitmyway - $22,100
Tulkaz - $16,900 (Klausen)
luchador420 - $11,700
Ian J - $7,280 (Ian J)

PokerStars "Sunday Second Chance" $300k Guaranteed $200+15
1,478 entrants - $300,000 paid out to 171 spots

PitBrett - $54,120
torkolort1 - $39,150 (tork)
govshark2 - $30,000 (govshark2)
nanonoko - $22,500
Shiherlis35 - $15,750 (Shiherlis35)
yellowsub86 - $12,750 (yellowsub)
mattidm - $9,750
bipolarbear1 - $6,750
yadio - $4,200 (yadio)

PokerStars $200k Guaranteed $200+15 with rebuys
324 entrants - $225,400 paid out to 36 spots

Jagz7 - $46,207 (jagz7)
ely_cash41 - $33,810
jbaker2940 - $25,470
Housh Me - $19,159
jzm341 - $13,299
Patrolman35 - $10,143 (Patrolman35)
Universe112 - $7,889 (The Universe)
jornxx - $5,635 (jornx)
nopass22 - $3,945

UltimateBet $200k Guranteed $200+15
871 entrants - $200,000 paid to 90 places

feldliss - $45,000 (feldliss)
micojones - $27,000
JACKofHOGS - $18,500
nw star - $13,000
-HH7- - $11,000 (Hawkhill7)
dodohead - $9,000
frozencanuck - $7,000 (frozencanuck1)
Puntnko - $5,000 (Volcheko)
iamintears - $3,500
mescalin8 - $2,000 (mescalin8)

Comments

  1. <p>gj guys</p>
  2. <p>In the $2500 FTOPS, there was a negotiated chop with around 36k left to play for. &nbsp;I think knickadam chop gave him around $350k.</p>
     
  3. <p>Congrats Unbay!!!!</p>
  4. <p>Honrable mention for MUPokerPlayer one time!</p>
 
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