Tournament Review for 8-17-2008

Published on Aug 18th, 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.  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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