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New Jersey Weekend Tournament Review for July 28, 2014

This week in New Jersey online poker, mattyice (mattyice31 on PocketFives) was the winner of the PartyPoker/Borgata Poker $50,000 Guarantee Sunday major, pocketing $9,310.

DloricanDlorican
Join Date: Feb 9th, 2007
Jul 28th, 2014 0
Nevada Weekend Tournament Review for July 28, 2014

In Nevada, kicked off its weekend with seven major events including the Weekend Warm-Up $5,000 Guarantee and Re-Entry R&A $3,000 Guarantee on Saturday and the Freezeout and $15,000 Weekly Sunday Guarantee. had 517 runners vying for the 78 available prizes totaling $51,175.

stevebroganstevebrogan
Join Date: Jun 27th, 2012
Jul 28th, 2014 0
Tournament Review for July 28, 2014

PocketFives member Beq of Finland earned his largest career online poker tournament score this Sunday with a runner-up performance in the PokerStars Sunday Million for $158,165 as a result of a three-way final table deal. Fellow member DaDumon of Austria also had a career outing in the flagship event; placing 4th for $76,241.

dhubermexdhubermex
Join Date: Jul 7th, 2005
Jul 28th, 2014 1
New Jersey Weekday Tournament Review for July 25, 2014

This week in New Jersey, the $5,000 and $10,000 Guarantees ran on PartyPoker/Borgata Poker. Having a productive week was Jamie Kerstetter (mmmWaWa on PocketFives, pictured) who made three final tables. Kerstetter came in second in the $10,000 Guarantee on Tuesday, won the $5,000 Guarantee, and finished fourth in the $10,000 Guarantee on Wednesday for a total of $3,596 in winnings.

DloricanDlorican
Join Date: Feb 9th, 2007
Jul 25th, 2014 2
Nevada Weekday Tournament Review for July 25, 2014

In Nevada this week, ran all four $3,000 events as scheduled. All of the events exceeded the guarantees. There were 305 runners for a total prize pool of 21,675 and 55 spots being paid.

stevebroganstevebrogan
Join Date: Jun 27th, 2012
Jul 25th, 2014 1
Tournament Review for July 21, 2014

Participation in major online poker tournaments increased this past weekend following the conclusion of daily activities at the World Series of Poker as well as the the 2014 World Cup.

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Join Date: Jul 7th, 2005
Jul 21st, 2014 0
New Jersey Weekend Tournament Review for July 21, 2014

This weekend in New Jersey online poker, PartyPoker/Borgata Poker ran its $5,000 and $10,000 Guarantees. A2ron02 (a2ron02 on PocketFives) won the $5,000 Guarantee on Friday, cashing for $812. Kyle Miller (millertime4244 on PocketFives) took down the same tournament on Saturday, banking $1,000. Exocomet (papsdee on PocketFives) won the $10,000 Guarantee on Sunday, pocketing $2,928.

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Join Date: Feb 9th, 2007
Jul 21st, 2014 3
Nevada Weekend Tournament Review for July 21, 2014

In Nevada, kicked off its weekend with seven major events including the Weekend Warm-Up $5,000 Guarantee and the Re-Entry R&A $3,000 Guarantee on Saturday and the Freezeout and $15,000 Guarantee on Sunday. had 539 runners vying for the 75 available prizes totaling $53,330.

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Join Date: Jun 27th, 2012
Jul 21st, 2014 2
New Jersey Weekday Tournament Review for July 18, 2014

This week in New Jersey online poker, PartyPoker/Borgata Poker ran its nightly $5,000 and $10,000 Guarantees. Pells327 (pells327 on PocketFives) won the $5,000 Guarantee on Monday, cashing for $1,107. On Wednesday, Frank Vulpis (Binkedit8899 on PocketFives) made the final table of both nightly guarantees. Vulpis came in second in the $5,000 Guarantee and then came in third in the $10,000 ...

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Jul 18th, 2014 4
Nevada Weekday Tournament Review for July 18, 2014

In Nevada this week, ran all four $3,000 events as scheduled. All of the events exceeded the guarantees. This week, the Last Chance series was also included in the weekday results. That series concluded on July 17. Overall, there were 683 runners with a total prize pool of $84,275 and 119 spots being paid.

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Join Date: Jun 27th, 2012
Jul 18th, 2014 1
Nevada Weekend Tournament Review for July 14, 2014

In Nevada, kicked off its weekend with ten major events including the Weekend Warm-Up $5,000 Guarantee, the Re-Entry R&A $3,000 Guarantee, the FreezeOut, and $15,000 Weekly Guarantee. The "Last Chance" series ran during the weekend and these results were also included. had 819 runners vying for the 122 available prizes totaling $98,925.

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Join Date: Jun 27th, 2012
Jul 14th, 2014 0
Tournament Review for July 14, 2014

Guarantees for major online poker tournaments were slashed over the weekend due to the World Cup final match. Lower MTT participation than general was commonplace on Sunday.

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Join Date: Jul 7th, 2005
Jul 14th, 2014 2
New Jersey Weekend Tournament Review for July 14, 2014

This weekend in New Jersey online poker, several PockeFivers found themselves in the winner's circle. Bob Taylor (s.l. halper on PocketFives) won the PartyPoker/Borgata Poker $5,000 Guarantee on Friday for $1,000. Dan Cooley (rtheusa on PocketFives) took down the network's $10,000 Guarantee on Saturday, pocketing $2,300.

DloricanDlorican
Join Date: Feb 9th, 2007
Jul 14th, 2014 1
New Jersey Weekday Tournament Review for July 11, 2014

This week in New Jersey online poker, PartyPoker/Borgata Poker ran its nightly $5,000 and $10,000 Guarantees. Making four final tables this week on PartyPoker/Borgata Poker was brand new PocketFiver Kevin Campbell (Sofcknsickk, pictured). Campbell finished third in the $10,000 Guarantee, fourth in the $5,000 Guarantee, third in the $5,000 Guarantee Six-Max, and second in the $5,000 Guarantee ...

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Jul 11th, 2014 0
Nevada Weekday Tournament Review for July 11, 2014

In Nevada this week, ran all four $3,000 events as scheduled. Friday was the start of the "Last Chance" series, which has $100,000 in guarantees spread over eight days. All of the events exceeded the guarantees. There were 379 runners, with a total prize pool of $30,675 and 64 spots being paid.

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Join Date: Jun 27th, 2012
Jul 11th, 2014 1
New Jersey Weekend Tournament Review for July 7, 2014

This weekend in New Jersey online poker, the PartyPoker/Borgata Poker $5,000 Guarantee on Friday saw four PocketFivers make the final table. Leading the way was YouPayMyRent (Brilliant27 on PocketFives), who took down the tournament, taking home $1,062. oDD_li_oDDs (obione on PocketFives) won the $5,000 Guarantee on Saturday for $1,000. Rodney Koodray (Vetstadium on PocketFives) won the ...

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Join Date: Feb 9th, 2007
Jul 7th, 2014 3
Nevada Weekend Tournament Review for July 7, 2014

Nevada, had a busy schedule this weekend, as ten of the guaranteed events had first place payouts approaching or exceeding $1,000. The most talked-about event was the Saturday WSOP Main Event 25 Seat Scramble, which drew 1,235 entrants, just 15 players short of meeting the $250,000 guarantee. One of the 25 Main Event seat winners was PocketFives member CindrllaMan aka LuckSackGMZ (pictured).

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Jul 7th, 2014 0
Tournament Review for July 7, 2014

Top 200-ranked Christopher makkapakk Johnson of the United Kingdom had a career outing at the online poker tournament tables over the weekend. He took down the PokerStars Sunday Million weekly flagship event for $191,528. With the win, Johnson could move into the Top 100 worldwide rankings for the first time ever and is also quickly approaching the $2 million total online tournament cashes mark. ...

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Jul 7th, 2014 0
New Jersey Weekday Tournament Review for July 4, 2014

This week in New Jersey online poker, PartyPoker/Borgata Poker ran its nightly $5,000 and $10,000 Guarantees. Jesse Elliot (No_Xcape on PocketFives) made two final tables on Tuesday, coming in second in the $5,000 Guarantee Six-Max and third in the $10,000 Guarantee for a total of $2,100. stickyking (stickyking on PocketFives) won the $10,000 Guarantee on Monday for $2,490.

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Jul 4th, 2014 2
Nevada Weekday Tournament Review for July 4, 2014

In Nevada this week, ran four $3,000 events as scheduled. All of the events exceeded the guarantees. There were 285 runners with a total prize pool of $20,975 and paying 45 spots.

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Jul 4th, 2014 1
New Jersey Weekend Tournament Review for June 30, 2014

This weekend in New Jersey online poker, the $50,000 Guarantee Sunday Major on PartyPoker/Borgata Poker saw a total of five PocketFivers make the final table. Leading the way with a second place finish was Sean Sisco (sisco on PocketFives), who banked $7,000 for his efforts. The winner of the PartyPoker/Borgata Poker $50,000 Guarantee was pokermaster24, who took home the top prize of $10,000.

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Jun 30th, 2014 2
Nevada Weekend Tournament Review for June 30, 2014

In Nevada, kicked off its weekend with seven major events including the Weekend Warm-Up $5,000 Guarantee and Re-Entry R&A $3,000 Guarantee on Saturday and the Freezeout on Sunday. This week, we are seeing newcomers taking down the biggest prizes offered during the weekend events.

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Jun 30th, 2014 0
Tournament Review for June 30, 2014

Jay FlopJay Stringer of Australia took home his largest online poker tournament score to date with a runner-up performance in the PokerStars Sunday Million flagship event for $135,608 over the weekend. He was followed by Brazilian Tonzera, who received $38,573 for his 6th place effort.

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Jun 30th, 2014 0
Nevada Weekday Tournament Review for June 27, 2014

In Nevada, ran three of its $3,000 events as scheduled. On Wednesday, the site ran a special satellite for two $1,500 seats to the 2014 World Series of Poker. All of the events exceeded the guarantees. There were 304 runners for a total prize pool of $21,975.

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Join Date: Jun 27th, 2012
Jun 27th, 2014 0
New Jersey Weekday Tournament Review for June 27, 2014

This week in New Jersey, PartyPoker/Borgata Poker ran its nightly $5,000 Guarantee, $5,000 Guarantee Six-Max, and $10,000 guarantee. nas1225 (nas1225 on PocketFives) won the $5,000 Guarantee on Monday for $1,000. pst34 (petey3412 on PocketFives) took down the $5,000 Guarantee Six-Max on Tuesday, winning $1,150. Jim Oriente (jimmyice99 on PocketFives) won the $5,000 Guarantee Six-Max on Wednesday ...

DloricanDlorican
Join Date: Feb 9th, 2007
Jun 27th, 2014 1
Tournament Review for June 23, 2014

Over the weekend, PocketFives members were led by Steve betrthanphil Tripp of Canada (pictured - ranked #432 worldwide), who took down the PokerStars Sunday Warm-Up for $79,116. Steve's three-way final table negotiation nearly earned him full first place prize money despite chopping the event with two other opponents.

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Jun 23rd, 2014 1
New Jersey Weekend Tournament Review for June 23, 2014

This weekend in New Jersey online poker, PocketFiver Tommy Schenck (ThePimpOfPoker on PocketFives) made four final tables on PartyPoker/Borgata Poker. On Friday, he finished seventh in the Party/Borgata $5,000 Guarantee, while winning the $10,000 Guarantee the same night. Then on Sunday, Scheneck won the Party/Borgata $5,000 Guarantee and came in sixth in the $10,000 Guarantee. His total ...

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Jun 23rd, 2014 6
Nevada Weekend Tournament Review for June 23, 2014

In Nevada, kicked off its weekend with seven major events including the Weekend Warm-Up $5,000 Guarantee and the Re-Entry R&A $3,000 Guarantee on Saturday as well as the Freezeout and $15,000 Weekly Sunday Guarantee on Sunday.

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Join Date: Jun 27th, 2012
Jun 23rd, 2014 1
Nevada Weekday Tournament Review for June 20, 2014

In Nevada this week, ran all three of its $3,000 Nightly events as scheduled. On Wednesday, the site ran a special satellite for two $1,500 seats to the 2014 World Series of Poker. All of the events exceeded the guarantees. There were 348 runners with a total prize pool of $25,900 and 45 spots were paid.

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Join Date: Jun 27th, 2012
Jun 20th, 2014 0
New Jersey Weekday Tournament Review for June 20, 2014

This week in New Jersey online poker, PartyPoker/Borgata Poker ran its $50 buy-in $5,000 Nightly Guarantee along with a $100 buy-in $10,000 Nightly Guarantee. On Tuesday, four PocketFivers made the final table of the $10,000 guarantee, with Jesse Elliot (No_Xcape on PocketFives, pictured) leading the way with the win and taking home $2,069 after a chop heads-up. PocketFiver MikeG5 won the ...

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Join Date: Feb 9th, 2007
Jun 20th, 2014 1
Tournament Review for June 16, 2014

Portuguese poker tournament specialist Artur rnb333 Silva had his largest online cash to date as a result of his runner-up performance in the PokerStars Sunday Million for $150,153. Silva took home the biggest payday in the event thanks to his negotiations in a three-way final table deal. Fellow member glammc pocketed $39,450 for his 6th place effort in that event.

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Jun 16th, 2014 0
Nevada Weekend Tournament Review for June 16, 2014

weekend in Nevada marked the conclusion of the Online Championships, with some of the largest individual payouts seen this year given a Main Event Guarantee of $200,000.

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Jun 16th, 2014 0
New Jersey Weekend Tournament Review for June 16, 2014

This weekend in New Jersey online poker, PartyPoker/Borgata Poker ran its $50,000 Guarantee Sunday Major, which saw a $4,490 overlay. The winner was munssoned, who took the top prize of $10,000. Also running this weekend on Party/Borgata was a $500 buy-in High Roller Event, which had a $20,000 guarantee. RugerInMyBoot came out victorious in that tournament, banking $8,250 after a four-way-chop.

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Jun 16th, 2014 2
Nevada Weekday Tournament Review for June 13, 2014

Nevada this week, ran three of its four $3,000 events as scheduled. On Wednesday, the site ran a special satellite for two $1,500 seats to the 2014 World Series of Poker. All of the events exceeded the guarantees. There were 304 runners with a total prize pool of $20,825 and 44 spots paid.

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Jun 13th, 2014 0
New Jersey Weekday Tournament Review for June 13, 2014

This week in New Jersey online poker, PartyPoker/Borgata Poker ran its $10K Guarantee nightly. Bob Taylor (s.l. halper on PocketFives) finished in second place on Monday, taking home $1,829. The winner in the $10,000 Guarantee on Monday was KingsWin, who cashed for $2,511. ThreeBetYou took it down on Tuesday for $2,682. The winner of the Party/Borgata $10,000 Guarantee on Wednesday was PompiAA2, ...

DloricanDlorican
Join Date: Feb 9th, 2007
Jun 13th, 2014 1
New Jersey Weekend Tournament Review for June 9, 2014

This weekend in New Jersey, PartyPoker/Borgata Poker ran its $10,000 Guarantee as well as the $50,000 Guarantee Sunday Major. Tony_Roastbeef_ won the $10,000 Guarantee on Friday, banking $2,175 after a three-way chop. Winning the $50,000 Guarantee was pokermaster24, who took home the top prize of $10,000.

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Jun 9th, 2014 0
Tournament Review for June 9, 2014

PocketFives member LEMMlWlNKS of Baja California, Mexico had a career outing at the online tournament tables over the weekend; finishing runner-up in the PokerStars Sunday Million for $174,567 (heads-up chop). Fellow PocketFiver Felipe Baraky Tavares of Brazil (pictured) also had his best performance in online poker tournaments with a 4th place effort for $79,118. Meanwhile, luckylukas13 of ...

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Jun 9th, 2014 0
Nevada Weekend Tournament Review for June 9, 2014

In Nevada, kicked off its weekend with six of its seven major events including the Weekend Warm-Up $5,000 Guarantee and the Re-Entry R&A $3,000 Guarantee on Saturday as well as the $1,000 Freezeout on Sunday. The $15,000 Weekly Sunday Guarantee was not run while the WSOP Online Championships were running.

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Jun 9th, 2014 0
New Jersey Weekday Tournament Review for June 6, 2014

This week on the New Jersey online poker scene, PartyPoker/Borgata Poker ran its $10,000 Guarantee, which awarded a first place prize of over $2,000 each night. ihearboobs took it down on Monday for $2,574. Winning on Tuesday was Splits89, pocketing $2,574 as well.

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Jun 6th, 2014 10
Nevada Weekday Tournament Review for June 6, 2014

In Nevada this week, ran three $3,000 events as scheduled. On Wednesday, the site ran a special satellite for two $1,500 seats to the 2014 World Series of Poker. All of the events exceeded the guarantees. There were 304 runners with a total prize pool of 21,325 and 34 spots being paid.

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Jun 6th, 2014 0
New Jersey Weekend Tournament Review for June 2, 2014

This weekend in New Jersey, PartyPoker/Borgata Poker ran its $10,000 Guarantee nightly as well as its $50,000 Guarantee Sunday Major. Making two final tables this weekend was TiltX2, who won the $10,000 Guarantee on Friday and came in fourth in the $50,000 Guarantee on Sunday for a total of $5,089 in winnings. The winner of the Party/Borgata $50,000 Guarantee was croatico, pocketing the top ...

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Jun 2nd, 2014 3
Nevada Weekend Tournament Review for June 2, 2014

In Nevada, kicked off its weekend with six of its seven major events including the Weekend Warm-Up $5,000 Guarantee and the Re-Entry R&A $3,000 Guarantee on Saturday and the Sunday Freezeout. had 283 runners vying for the 34 available prizes totaling $27,475. One of the events was a $215 buy-in with the top prize of an entry to the 2014 World Series of Poker Main Event worth $10,000.

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Jun 2nd, 2014 0
Tournament Review for June 2, 2014

Greek online poker tournament specialist tnxcomeagain captured an outright victory in the PokerStars Sunday Million over the weekend for a career-high payday of $205,943. The win will certainly move him up in the Worldwide Rankings and could catapult him into the Top 500 for the first time ever. Colombia's oliolion (pictured) finished runner-up in that event for $152,325 while Magnus ...

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Jun 2nd, 2014 0
Nevada Weekday Tournament Review for May 30, 2014

In Nevada this week, ran three of its four $3,000 events as scheduled. On Wednesday, the site ran a special satellite for two $1,500 seats to the 2014 World Series of Poker. All of the events exceeded the guarantees. There were 246 runners with a total prize pool of $17,600, with 32 players being paid.

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May 30th, 2014 0
New Jersey Weekday Tournament Review for May 30, 2014

This week in New Jersey, PartyPoker/Borgata Poker ran its nightly $10,000 Guarantee with a buy-in of $100. David Cheng (phatchoy888 on PocketFives) continued his tear on the virtual felts by winning the $10,000 Guarantee on Monday, taking home $2,094. Splits89 and Jamdizzi777 evenly chopped the Party/Borgata $10,000 Guarantee for $2,242 on Tuesday. VANGUARD was the victor on Wednesday, winning ...

DloricanDlorican
Join Date: Feb 9th, 2007
May 30th, 2014 1
New Jersey Weekend Tournament Review for May 26, 2014

This Memorial Day weekend in New Jersey online poker, volume dipped a bit, but plenty of PocketFivers still showed up to make multiple final tables. In the PartyPoker/Borgata Poker $50,000 Guarantee Sunday Major, Mike H. (JohnnnyDrama on PocketFives, pictured) outlasted a field of 229 runners to come out on top, banking the top prize of $10,500. This is his second win in the $50,000 Guarantee ...

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May 26th, 2014 10
Nevada Weekend Tournament Review for May 26, 2014

In Nevada, kicked off its weekend with seven major events including the Weekend Warm-Up $5,000 Guarantee, the Re-Entry R&A $3,000 Guarantee,, the FreezeOut, and the $15,000 Weekly Sunday Guarantee. had 418 runners vying for the 54 available prizes totaling $46,375. One of the events was a $215 buy-in with the top prize of an entry to the 2014 World Series of Poker Main Event worth $10,000.

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May 26th, 2014 0
Tournament Review for May 26, 2014

PocketFiver Diaconu Lionet Bogdan of Romania (pictured, ranked #416 worldwide) had a career outing over the weekend; taking home $203,088 for his outright victory in the PokerStars Sunday Million weekly flagship event. Norway's Smurfehits made a case for re-entering the Top 100 with his 3rd place showing for $106,816. Meanwhile, Fabio Luiz ruscittobr Ruscitto of Brazil and shermanash placed 4th ...

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May 26th, 2014 0
New Jersey Weekday Tournament Review for May 23, 2014

This week in New Jersey online poker, PartyPoker/Borgata Poker ran its $10,000 Guarantee Nightly with first place paying over $2,000. On Monday, there was a two-way chop, with jOEYBEZZLER taking it down for $2,094. On Tuesday, four PocketFivers made the final table, with Frank Vulpis (Binkedit8899 on PocketFives, pictured) finishing in second place for $1,783. Back on April 4, Vulpus took third ...

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May 23rd, 2014 1
Nevada Weekday Tournament Review for May 23, 2014

In Nevada this week, ran three of its four $3,000 events as scheduled. On Wednesday, the site ran a special satellite for three $1,500 seats to the 2014 World Series of Poker. All of their events exceeded the guarantees. There were 255 runners and a total prize pool of $18,625.

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May 23rd, 2014 0
Tournament Review for May 19, 2014

The 2014 PokerStars Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP) wrapped up over the weekend with the $10,000+300 NLHE Main Event. Phillip Grindation Mcallister of the United Kingdom wound up in 5th place in the tournament for $350,838 while Canada's NeverScaredB (pictured) finished 6th for $279,225.

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May 19th, 2014 1
New Jersey Weekend Tournament Review for May 19, 2014

This weekend in New Jersey online poker, PartyPoker/Borgata Poker ran its $10,000 Guaranteed Nightly and also featured a $100,000 Guaranteed Sunday Major. On Friday, Patrick Shelley (my2Chis on PocketFives) took down the $10,000 Guarantee for $2,365.

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May 19th, 2014 6
Nevada Weekend Tournament Review for May 19, 2014

In Nevada, kicked off its weekend with seven major events including the Weekend Warm-Up $5,000 Guarantee and the Re-Entry R&A $3,000 Guarantee on Saturday. On Sunday, it ran the Sunday Freezeout and Sunday $15,000 Guarantee. had 461 runners vying for the 61 available prizes totaling $54,000.

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May 19th, 2014 1
New Jersey Weekday Tournament Review for May 16, 2014

In New Jersey this week, PartyPoker/Borgata Poker ran its $10,000 Nightly Guarantee. Sean Sisco (sisco on PocketFives) made two final tables this week in that tournament. On Monday, he finished in second place and then went on to win it on Wednesday for a total of $4,174.

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May 16th, 2014 0
Nevada Weekday Tournament Review for May 16, 2014

In Nevada this week, ran three of its four $3,000 events as scheduled. On Wednesday, the site ran a special satellite for two $1,500 seats to the 2014 World Series of Poker. All of the events exceeded the guarantees. There were 249 runners with a total prize pool of $18,875.

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May 16th, 2014 0
New Jersey Weekend Tournament Review for May 12, 2014

This weekend on the virtual felts of New Jersey online poker, there were a number of PocketFivers who made multiple final tables. La_Flama_Blan27 (rimmer27 on PocketFives) made back-to-back final tables in the $10,000 Guarantee nightly on PartyPoker/Borgata Poker. He finished in fourth place on both Saturday and Sunday for a total of $1,887.

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May 12th, 2014 1
Nevada Weekend Tournament Review for May 12, 2014

In Nevada, kicked off its weekend with seven major events including the Weekend Warm-Up $5,000 Guarantee, Re-Entry R&A $3,000 Guarantee, and $15,000 Weekly Sunday Guarantee. had 432 runners vying for the 49 available prizes totaling $49,880. One of the events was a $215 buy-in with the top prize of an entry to the 2014 World Series of Poker Main Event worth $10,000.

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May 12th, 2014 0
Tournament Review for May 12, 2014

There were millions of dollars in guaranteed prize money available over the weekend as the PokerStars Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP) continued. PocketFivers RasA and alexalex both had career outings and cashed for $257,132 and $232,055 respectively in the $2,000+100 NLHE high-stakes version of SCOOP Event #23. Longtime member CrazyZachary finished 6th in that event for a payday of ...

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May 12th, 2014 0
New Jersey Weekday Tournament Review for May 9, 2014

This week on the New Jersey virtual felts, PartyPoker/Borgata Poker ran its nightly $10,000 Guarantee. Finishing in second place on Tuesday in it was fudgie (jgard on PocketFives), winning $1,874.

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Join Date: Feb 9th, 2007
May 9th, 2014 1
Nevada Weekday Tournament Review for May 9, 2014

In Nevada this week, ran three of its four $3,000 events as scheduled. On Wednesday, the site ran a special satellite for two $1,500 seats to the 2014 World Series of Poker. All of the events exceeded the guarantees. There were 250 runners with a total prize pool of $18,000.

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May 9th, 2014 0
New Jersey Weekend Tournament Review for May 5, 2014

In the PartyPoker/Borgata Poker $50,000 Guarantee this weekend, there was a four-way chop that took place. In the end JohnnyDrama (JohnnnyDrama on PocketFives) took down the Party/Borgata Sunday Major for the top prize of $7,704. This follows up the three final tables he made during the week, which included him shipping the WSOP $10,000 Guarantee on Tuesday.

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May 5th, 2014 0
Nevada Weekend Tournament Review for May 5, 2014

In Nevada, kicked off its weekend with seven major events including the Weekend Warm-Up $5,000 Guarantee and Re-Entry R&A $3,000 Guarantee on Saturday. had 478 runners vying for the 62 available prizes totaling $56,165. One of the events was a $215 buy-in with the top prize of an entry to the 2014 World Series of Poker Main Event worth $10,000.

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May 5th, 2014 0
Tournament Review For May 5, 2014

The 2014 PokerStars Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP) kicked off over the weekend with millions of dollars in guaranteed prize pools spread across three buy-in levels. At the time this article was published, many events were still in progress. We will update the results once the events have concluded.

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May 5th, 2014 2
Nevada Weekday Tournament Review for May 2, 2014

In Nevada this week, ran three of its four $3,000 events as scheduled. On Wednesday, the site ran a special satellite for two $1,500 seats to the 2014 World Series of Poker. All of the events exceeded the guarantees. There were 252 runners with a total prize pool of $17,950 vying for 33 prizes.

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New Jersey Weekday Tournament Review for May 2, 2014

This week in New Jersey, PartyPoker/Borgata Poker resumed its $10,000 Guarantee nightly tournament. Brian Willis (WillisNYC on PocketFives) took it down on Monday, banking $2,661. On Wednesday, five PocketFivers made the final table of the $10,000 Guarantee, with romeo8880 (romeo8880 on PocketFives) winning the tournament for $2,928. Making back-to-back final tables this week in the $10,000 ...

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Nevada Weekend Tournament Review for April 28, 2014

In Nevada, kicked off its weekend with seven major events including the Weekend Warm-Up $5,000 Guarantee and Re-Entry R&A $3,000 Guarantee. had 414 runners vying for the 54 available prizes, totaling $40,075. One of the events was a $215 buy-in with the top prize of an entry to the 2014 World Series of Poker Main Event worth $10,000. It was won by zOMGBobChow and is the first time we have seen ...

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New Jersey Weekend Tournament Review for April 28, 2014

The final six events of the New Jersey Championship of Online Poker on PartyPoker/Borgata Poker took place this weekend in New Jersey. Winning Event #10, a $20,000 Guarantee Six-Max tournament, was jaywentz1976, who pocketed $4,641.

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Tournament Review For April 28, 2014

PokerStars concluded its two week promotional program over the weekend with "Tournament Number 900 Million" which featured a $1 Million Guaranteed prize pool as four P5s members reached its final table. Daniel judgedredd13 Charlton of the United Kingdom (pictured) earned his largest online tournament payday ever upon negotiating a three-way final table deal for $153,681 (3rd place officially). ...

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New Jersey Weekday Tournament Review for April 25, 2014

This week, the New Jersey Championship of Online Poker continued on PartyPoker/Borgata Poker with four events. On Monday, Mitch Friedberg (money4bacon on PocketFives) took down Event #6 of NJCOP, a $20,000 Guaranteed 6-Max, for $5,988.

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Nevada Weekday Tournament Review for April 25, 2014

In Nevada this week, ran three of its four $3,000 events as scheduled. On Wednesday, the site ran a special satellite for two $1,500 seats to the 2014 World Series of Poker. All of the $3,000 daily events exceeded their guarantees. There were 231 runners with a total prize pool of $16,000.

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Tournament Review For April 21, 2014

PocketFives members saw plenty of action at final tables over the weekend, as Marius superfolde Folde of Norway collected $78,263 for his 5th place effort in the PokerStars Sunday Million weekly flagship event as a result of a 7-way chop. In the Stars Sunday Warm-Up, Romania's 1banditpanda made a strong case for moving up the worldwide rankings with a victory for $73,927. He has been ranked as ...

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Nevada Weekend Tournament Review for April 21, 2014

In Nevada, kicked off its weekend with seven major events including the WSOP $10,000 Main Event Qualifier, Weekend Warm-Up $5,000 Guarantee, and the Re-Entry R&A $3,000 Guarantee on Saturday. had 382 runners vying for the 50 available prizes totaling $45,200. One of the events was a $215 buy-in with the top prize of an entry to the 2014 World Series of Poker Main Event worth $10,000.

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New Jersey Weekend Tournament Review for April 21, 2014

This weekend kicked off the New Jersey Championship of Online Poker on PartyPoker/Borgata Poker, which will run from April 19 to April 27 with $600,000 guaranteed across 15 events.

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Nevada Weekday Tournament Review for April 18, 2014

In Nevada this week, ran three of its four $3,000 events as scheduled. On Wednesday, the site ran a special satellite for two $1,500 seats to the 2014 World Series of Poker. All of their events exceeded the guarantees. There were 236 runners with a total prize pool of $17,000.

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New Jersey Weekday Tournament Review for April 18, 2014

This week in New Jersey online poker, Norman Michaelek (slystyle012 on PocketFives, pictured) made three consecutive final tables. On Monday, he finished in third place in the PartyPoker/Borgata Poker $10,000 Guarantee, winning $1,332. On Tuesday, he finished fourth in the WSOP $5,000 Guarantee for $400. Lastly, on Wednesday, Michalek won the Party/Borgata $10,000 Guarantee, pocketing $2,325 ...

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Tournament Review For April 14, 2014

The $600+35 NLHE FTOPS Main Event was won by Niall firaldo Farrell of the United Kingdom, who had a career high cash of $236,233 as a result of a three-way final table deal. With the win, he could move into the Top 100 worldwide for the first time ever in the PocketFives Rankings. Veteran PocketFiver Mike timex McDonald of Canada (pictured) was also involved in the chop, taking home an even ...

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Nevada Weekend Tournament Review for April 14, 2014

In Nevada, kicked off its weekend with seven major events. had 401 runners vying for the 52 available prizes totaling $47,750. Three of the events had overlays totaling $3,950. One of the major events had a $215 buy-in with the top prize of an entry to the 2014 World Series of Poker Main Event worth $10,000.

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New Jersey Weekend Tournament Review for April 14, 2014

This weekend on the virtual felts in New Jersey, several PocketFivers made the final table of the nightly $10K Guarantee on PartyPoker/Borgata Poker. On Saturday, Brian Willis (WillisNYC on PocketFives, pictured) won it, banking the first place prize of $2,448. This follows up his win last weekend in the $25K Guarantee, where he took home $7,315, and his win in the WSOP $10K Guarantee on March ...

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New Jersey Weekday Tournament Review for April 11, 2014

In the $10,000 Guarantee nightly tournament on PartyPoker/Borgata Poker, PocketFiver Mike Gags30 Gagliano came out victorious on Monday, taking home $2,469. Making two final tables this week in the Party/Borgata $10,000 Guarantee was Kenny Egri Jr. (Sonofa_nh on PocketFives, pictured), finishing in second place both times for a total of $3,894. Egri has over $100,000 in recorded online cashes, ...

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Nevada Weekday Tournament Review for April 11, 2014

In Nevada this week, ran three of its four $3,000 events as scheduled. On Wednesday, the site ran a special satellite for two $1,500 seats to the 2014 World Series of Poker. All of the events on exceeded the guarantees. There were 223 runners with a total prize pool of 16,225.

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Tournament Review For April 7, 2014

Top 500 ranked Filurn of Denmark picked up his largest career online poker tournament cash over the weekend with a 3rd place finish in the PokerStars Sunday Million. Michael (who is pictured and could very well move up to his all-time best worldwide ranking due to the score) cashed in for $186,600 as a result of a final table deal. He received the highest payout in the event despite his official ...

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New Jersey Weekend Tournament Review for April 7, 2014

This weekend in the PartyPoker/Borgata Poker $50,000 Guarantee Sunday Major, a familiar face was seen in the winner's circle. Mike Azzaro, who plays as MikeyCasino, outlasted a field of 304 runners to win the tournament, taking home $11,248. If you recall, Azzaro won the Party/Borgata $50,000 Guarantee on December 1 and then again on December 8 for a total of $15,140.

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Nevada Weekend Tournament Review for April 7, 2014

In Nevada, kicked off its weekend with seven major events including the Weekend Warm-Up $5,000 Guarantee and the Re-Entry R&A $3,000 Guarantee on Saturday along with the $5,000 Freezeout on Sunday. had 483 runners vying for the 61 available prizes totaling $56,210. One of the events was a $215 buy-in with the top prize of an entry to the 2014 World Series of Poker Main Event worth $10,000.

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New Jersey Weekday Tournament Review for April 4, 2014

In New Jersey, the $10K Guarantee ran this week on PartyPoker/Borgata Poker with PocketFivers represented at several final tables. On Monday, falcao (rooney on PocketFives) won the Party/Borgata $10K Guarantee, pocketing $2,200. Right behind him in second place was Matt Feeley (newagedp on PocketFives), winning $1,923.

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Nevada Weekday Tournament Review for April 4, 2014

In Nevada this week, ran three of its four $3,000 events as scheduled. On Wednesday, the site ran a special satellite for two $1,500 seats to the 2014 World Series of Poker. All of the events exceeded their guarantees. There were 237 runners with a total prize pool of 17,750 paid to 31 players.

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Tournament Review For March 31, 2014

The 2014 PokerStars World Championship of Online Poker (WCOOP) Challenge featured nine events over the weekend, with PocketFives members taking home a substantial amount of the prize money. In the $2,000+100 NLHE Main Event, pktsebens of Australia (pictured) made a strong case for getting back into the Top 500 worldwide rankings with a 3rd place showing for $292,320. David Bakes Baker finished ...

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New Jersey Weekend Tournament Review for March 31, 2014

In New Jersey, PartyPoker/Borgata Poker's Sunday Major this weekend was bumped up to a $100K guarantee, which attracted 544 runners, just meeting the guarantee. In the end, the winner was Appalachia, who took home a cool $17,140 after a final table deal was struck.

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Nevada Weekend Tournament Review for March 31, 2014

In Nevada, kicked off its weekend with six major events including the Weekend Warm-Up $5,000 Guarantee and the Re-Entry R&A $3,000 Guarantee on Saturday. had 367 runners vying for the 48 available prizes totaling $48,445. One of the events was a $215 buy-in with the top prize of an entry to the 2014 World Series of Poker Main Event worth $10,000.

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New Jersey Weekday Tournament Review for March 28, 2014

This week in New Jersey online poker, Party/Borgata Poker ran its nightly $10K Guarantee. On Monday, DavidR888 (DavidR888 on PocketFives) finished in second place, taking home $1,527. Right behind him in third place was ItWasAllADream (Joey Gloves on PocketFives), winning $1,295. Exit9Polarizer (SmashMouthPoker on PocketFives) took down the Party/Borgata Poker $10K on Thursday, pocketing the top ...

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Nevada Weekday Tournament Review for March 28, 2014

In Nevada, ran three of its four $3,000 events as scheduled. On Wednesday, the site ran a special satellite for $1,500 seats to the 2014 World Series of Poker. All of the events exceeded the guarantees. There were 249 runners with a total prize pool of 18,025, paying a total of 33 spots.

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Tournament Review For March 24, 2014

It was a career day at the online poker tournament tables for Brazilian Bernardo bedias Dias (pictured, ranked #503 worldwide), who took down the PokerStars Sunday Million weekly flagship event for a payday of $223,674 - a score which could easily catapult him back into the Top 400 worldwide. Michael RichieRichZH Friedrich of Switzerland walked away with $78,513 upon finishing 4th in the Sunday ...

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New Jersey Weekend Tournament Review for March 24, 2014

This weekend on the virtual felts in New Jersey, pst34 (petey3412 on PocketFives) made three final tables on Party/Borgata. On Saturday, he finished in eighth place in the Party/Borgata $10K Guarantee and then came in third in the same tournament on Sunday. Wanda_praiseHIM took down the $50,000 Guarantee Sunday Major on Party/Borgata, pocketing $11,248, while petey3412 finished in second place, ...

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Nevada Weekend Tournament Review for March 24, 2014

In Nevada, kicked off its weekend with five major events including the Re-Entry R&A $3,000 Guarantee on Saturday. had 313 runners vying for the 40 available prizes totaling $41,475. Two events did not meet their guarantees; the Re-Entry and the World Series of Poker Main Event qualifier ended up with overlays totaling $2,150, creating more value for players.

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New Jersey Weekday Tournament Review for March 21, 2014

This week in New Jersey online poker, Party/Borgata ran its nightly $10K Guarantee. On Monday, PocketFiver Brett gank Jungblutt finished in third place, taking home $1,300 after a five-way chop. Dan Lupo (centrfieldr on PocketFives) finished in second place in the $10K Guarantee on Tuesday, pocketing $1,928. Making back-to-back final tables in the Party/Borgata $10K was Jake Perry (jtsnakes on ...

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Nevada Weekday Tournament Review for March 21, 2014

With just over two months before the start of the 2014 WSOP, the battle for satellite seats is heating up, with many players trying to win multiple seats. These seats have no cash value and are not transferable, but offer entry to some of the most exciting events of this year's World Series of Poker.

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Tournament Review For March 17, 2014

PocketFives member Dinesh NastyMinder Alt of Switzerland (pictured, ranked #782 worldwide) was the biggest winner among members over the weekend. His official 4th place effort in the PokerStars Sunday Million weekly flagship event was worth $160,503 - the largest payout thanks to his negotiations in a six way chop that also included AB_Poker_12 of Canada (6th place for $105,000).

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New Jersey Weekend Tournament Review for March 17, 2014

This weekend in New Jersey online poker, Party/Borgata ran its nightly $10K Guarantee, which now also runs on Sundays. This is the first time this tournament was available on Sundays along with the regular $50K Guarantee. Speaking of the Party/Borgata $50K, PocketFiver Anthony Cofone (ParMaker on PocketFives, pictured) battled through a field of 342 runners to win the top prize of $12,021. He ...

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Nevada Weekend Tournament Review for March 17, 2014

In Nevada, kicked off its weekend with six major events including the Weekend Warm-Up $5,000 Guarantee and the Re-Entry R&A $3,000 Guarantee on Saturday. had 361 runners vying for the 48 available prizes totaling $42,650. One of the events was a $215 buy-in with the top prize of an entry to the 2014 World Series of Poker Main Event worth $10,000.

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New Jersey Weekday Tournament Review for March 14, 2014

It was a very busy and productive week in New Jersey online poker for PocketFivers. In the Party/Borgata $10K Guarantee nightly tournament, Jaybone2315 (Jaybone2315 on PocketFives) took it down on Monday, winning $2,000 after a heads-up chop. Nickdevo1 (nickdevo1 on PocketFives) won the Party/Borgata $10K on Thursday, banking $2,056.

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Nevada Weekday Tournament Review for March 14, 2014

In Nevada this week, ran three of its four $3,000 events as scheduled. On Wednesday, it ran a special satellite for two $1,500 seats to the 2014 World Series of Poker. All of the events exceeded the guarantees. There were 243 runners with a total prize pool of $16,625 paid to 32 players. The players with the highest valued prizes won were needcashnow and MrBeaumont, each winning a $1,500 ...

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