Nevada Weekend Tournament Review for August 11, 2014

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In Nevada, WSOP.com 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 Guarantee on Sunday. WSOP.com had 386 runners vying for the 54 available prizes totaling $18,400.

The player with the highest individual cash was Don_Key in the Sunday $15,000 for $5,244. Don_Key has made only three final tables this year; two were for first place finishes. The other first place finish was for a $10,000 entry into the 2014 World Series of Poker Main Event. Don_Key finished fourth in the WSOP.com Online Championships in Event #8 winning $7,300. He now has over $22,000 in winning in just three events.

Two PocketFives members had good weeks and added to their bankroll. VPIHokie1970aka Josh Reynoldscashed three times and is approaching $60,000 in winnings for 2014. mnbass1 aka bassmaster made four final tables in the last seven days and now has over $31,000 this year.

This weekend saw Ultimate Poker run five major events plus a special Lucky 7’s Freeroll with a guarantee of $7,777. There were 516 runners fighting for the 226 prize spots available totaling $24,966.50.

The player with the highest individual cash was PremiumStud (pictured above), a PocketFives member, in the Sunday $10,000 for $2,500. That event had an overlay of $536, as the guarantee was not met. PremiumStud is approaching $22,000 in total winnings from both Nevada sites.

The following are the tournament results for the weekend from WSOP.com and Ultimate Poker, two of the regulated online poker sites in Nevada. Visit PocketFives’ Nevada poker community for the latest news and discussion from Nevada players.

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WSOP.com – the $27.50 R&A $3,000 Guarantee for Friday, August 8 had 60 runners buying in for $25, 55 re-buys for $25, and 37 add-ons for $25, totaling $3,800. 9 spots were paid with 1st place $1,140 and 9h place $140. The nine finishers were:

1. markan $1,140.00
2. pokerkat $665.00
3. whiteyslacks $463.60
4. VPIHokie1970 $387.60 (Josh Reynolds)
5. BachoB $307.80
6. Citrus $269.80
7. samac123 $231.80
8. lindeyloo $193.80 (lindeyloo22)
9. Kody10 $140.60

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WSOP.com – the Weekend Warm-Up $55 R&A $5,000 Guarantee event on Saturday, August 9 had 45 runners buying in for $55($50+5), 37 rebuys and 27 add-ons creating a prize pool of $5,450. There were 5 winners with 1st place $2,016 and 5th place $599. The five finishers were:

1. oo7james $2,016.50
2. ACEHI911 $1,362.50
3. Downtownjohn $817.50
4. mnbass1 $654.00 (bassmaster)
5. dudasdb $599.50 (dudasdb)

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WSOP.com – the $33 Re-Entry $3,000 Guarantee event on Saturday, August 9 had 64 runners buying in for $33($30+3), and 22 re-entries for $30 creating a prize pool of $2,580 and creating an overlay of $420. There were 8 winners with 1st place $930 and 8th place $135. The eight finishers were:

1. merpp $930
2. happymon $630
3. brokefinger $390 (asianhustler)
4. VPIHokie1970 $300 (Josh Reynolds)
5. detroittilt9 $255
6. river2win $195
7. mnbass1 $165 (bassmaster)
8. Nik_Da_Greek $135

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WSOP.com – the $27.50 R&A $3,000 Guarantee for Saturday, August 9, had 60 runners buying in for $25, 57 re-buys for $25, and 42 add-ons for $25, totaling $3,975. 9 spots were paid with 1st place $1,192 and 9th place $147. The nine finishers were:

1. _KQAA_ $1,192.50
2. whiteyslacks $695.62
3. noididnt $484.95
4. ACEHI911 $405.45
5. Fade2Black $321.97
6. crazypauly12 $282.22
7. Goodnews $242.47
8. SlumDog $202.72
9. legum $147.02

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WSOP.com – the $55 FreezeOut on Sunday with a $1000 Guarantee August 10 had 65 runners buying in for $55($50+5) creating a prize pool of $3,250. There were 8 winners with 1st place $1,007 and 8th place $146. The eight finishers were:

1. helionic $1,007.00
2. jjmalaprop $682.50
3. luckisreal $422.50
4. QUIKSTA702 $325.00
5. cantfakeit $276.25
6. VPIHokie1970 $211.25 (Josh Reynolds)
7. TheGoat21 $178.75
8. happymon $146.25

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WSOP.com – the 15KGuarantee for Sunday, August 10, had 92 runners buying in for $215 ($200+$15) for a total prize pool of $18,400. 15 spots were paid with 1st place $5,244 and 15th place $404. The top nine finishers were:

1. Don_Key $5,244.00
2. KoreanHacker $3,036.00
3. mrwonderful8 $1,840.00
4. MikeRoLoVe $1,472.00
5. Sgt.Pepper $1,269.60
6. voffvoffvoff $1,085.60
7. mnbass1 $901.60 (bassmaster)
8. AJinOK $625.60
9. dutch $496.80

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WSOP.com – the $27.50 R&A $3,000 Guarantee for Sunday, August 10, had 64 runners buying in for $25, 69 re-buys for $25, and 43 add-ons for $25, totaling $4,400. 10 spots were paid with 1st place $1,276 and 10th place $123. The ten finishers were:

1. RWinn $1,276.00 (RWinn)
2. rjrlv254000 $748.00
3. nycdp123 $528.00 (nycdp123)
4. Kody10 $440.00
5. freezer $352.00
6. cjr1010 $303.60
7. Perry_White $259.60
8. georgeMcfly $215.60
9. jchak $154.00
10. daluxxx $123.20

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Ultimate Poker – the $2,000 Nightly, Friday, August 8, had 24 runners buying in for $50 each ($45.50+5.50) with 14 rebuys and 13 add-ons generating a prize pool of $2,320. 4 spots were paid with 1st place for $1,044 and 4th place getting $278. The four finishers were:

1. luckisreal $1,044.22
2. m1a1tank19k $580.13
3. FLUFFYBUNNY $417.69
4. bigE $278.46

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Ultimate Poker – the $2,000 Nightly R/A, Saturday, August 9, had 26 runners buying in for $50 each ($45.50+5.50) with 22 rebuys and 16 add-ons generating a prize pool of $2,912. 4 spots were paid with 1st place for $1,310 and 4th place getting $349. The four finishers were:

1. KINGKUSH911 $1,310.40
2. McConnico $728.00
3. commatoast $524.16
4. card head $349.44

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Ultimate Poker – the $10,000 Sunday, August 10, had 104 runners buying in for $100 each ($91.00+9.00) generating a prize pool of $9,464 and creating an overlay of $536. 15 spots were paid with 1st place $2,500 and 15h place getting $150. The top nine finishers were:

1. BrainRapist $2,500.68 (PremiumStud)
2. vinger $1,750.48
3. bigE $1,200.30
4. Trezmo $900.20
5. needs_a_boat $700.14
6. JPV $550.08
7. md123 $450.06
8. pdroseph $350.04
9. tigolbitties $248.02

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Ultimate Poker – the special Lucky 7’s Freeroll was held Sunday, August 10, had 332. The prize pool was $7,777 198 spots were paid with 1st place for $1,177 and 198th place getting $2.50. The top nine finishers were:

1. jacksup $1,177
2. KornTech $1,025
3. badsad $825
4. vinger $665
5. 8ballplayer $510
6. Mandrake $385
7. luckisreal $262
8. FlipAAA $150
9. big tuna $100

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Ultimate Poker – the $2,000 Nightly R&A, Sunday, August 10, had 30 runners buying in for $50 each ($45.50+4.50) with 21 rebuys and 14 add-ons generating a prize pool of $1,957.50. 5 spots were paid with 1st place for $1,182 and 5th place getting $236. The five finishers were:

1. downtown711 $1,182.99
2. StchJns $798.53
3. TheGoat2121 $443.63
4. JaminOnFaces $295.75 (JaminOnFaces)
5. imtrble $236.60