NJCOOP: ‘TGfor3’ Takes Down Super Tuesday After Four-Way Deal

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Sunday's PokerStars NJCOOP schedule saw over $160K in total prize pools and 'fireball1998' capturing another title.

On day four of the third annual PokerStars New Jersey Championship of Online Poker, the schedule offered Garden State players another three tournaments and $55,000 in total guarantees.

With the series in full swing, players logged on and registered to helped each tournament crush its guarantee and on Tuesday over $88,000 worth of NJCOOP prizes were paid out.

‘TGfor3’ took home the biggest prize of the day. A four-way deal was made at the final table of Event #11 ($250 NLHE Super Tuesday) securing each of the four no less than $6,000.

The tournament registered 215 runners and built a prize pool of $50,095. In the end, it was ‘TGfor3’ that took home the title of NJCOOP champion and a $7,584.32 first place prize. Even after the deal, there was $750 left to be fought for and ‘TGfor3’ eventually won that amount as he finished off the tournament.

Joining‘TGfor3’ in the endgame deal was ‘moevcars83’, who walked with $6,568.68 for second place. ‘HowieWelper’ officially took third place and earned $6,021.43. Then, in fourth place but earning better than third place money was ‘You Are Tim’ who received $6,384.01.

The final table of Event #12 ($150 NLHE Escalating Antes) was packed with PocketFivers. This includes Event champion ‘ForTheThr1ll’ who outlasted the 169 player field for a payday of $4,663.66 for his third cash of the series. ‘ForTheThr1ll’, who goes by ‘JohnnyDrama’ on PocketFives is currently the #17-ranked player in the U.S. and has amassed over $1.2 million in lifetime earnings.

His heads-up opponent was Dan ‘R@zzleDazz1e’ DiZenzo who settled for just over $3,500 as the runner-up. It was DiZenzo’s second NJCOOP final table in as many days, having taken third place in Event #10 on Monday.

East Rutherford, NJ’s, ’Mc_Lovin1632’ finished the tournament in seventh place for $873.61. He is less than $400 away from surpassing $40,000 in total recorded online earnings. Jason ‘TiltedHard’ Lawhun fell in eighth place for $660.82. Then, wrapping up the final table was Michael ‘DellaBarca7’ DellaBarca in ninth place adding roughly $500 to his $135,000 in lifetime earnings.

In the late tournament, ’sgahr’ pulled out the victory in Event #13 ($100 NLHE Bubble Rush) for $3,105.21 while ‘thatjuice’ finished as the runner-up for $2,366.55

Event #11 – $250 No Limit Hold’em Super Tuesday
Entries: 215
Prize pool: $50,095

  1. TGfor3 – $7,584.32*
  2. movecars83 – $6,568.68*
  3. HowieWelper – $6,021.43*
  4. You Are Tim – $6,384.01*
  5. JohnnyMania – $3,039.42
  6. mennatime – $2,270.76
  7. BurntBagels – $1,696.49
  8. WhostolemyRR – $1,267.45
  9. s3lfreliance – $946.92

Event #12 – $150 No Limit Hold’em Escalating Antes
Entries: 169
Prize pool: $23,271.30

  1. ForTheThr1ll – $4,663.66
  2. R@zzleDazz1e – $3,527.58
  3. supremetny – $2,668.37
  4. s3lfreliance – $2,018.43
  5. WolfOFbroadSt – $1,526.80
  6. irunthis15 – $1,154.91
  7. Mc_Lovin1632 – $873.61
  8. TiltedHard – $660.82
  9. DellaBarca7 – $499.86

Event #13 – $100 No Limit Hold’em Bubble Rush
Entries: 168
Prize pool: $15,422.40

  1. sgahr – $3,105.21
  2. thatjuice – $2,366.55
  3. ElmerHud – $1,803.66
  4. JinxySkunk – $1,374.66
  5. Fartotonics – $1,047.70
  6. RunsDeep84 – $798.50
  7. tsax20 – $608.58
  8. FizzEdJohn – $463.83
  9. asremb – $353.51