WPT BORGATA WINTER POKER OPEN (TV)

January 25-30 | Borgata | Atlantic City, New Jersey
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Maruti Yarlapati Bursts the Bubble in 91st Place

03:13 PM, 01/28/15

Andy Hwang Eliminated by Tim Bishop in 92nd Place

03:05 PM, 01/28/15

ClubWPT is Giving Away 3 VIP Packages in February

02:31 PM, 01/28/15

Jared Jaffee Impresses His Table

02:13 PM, 01/28/15

Last Night's VIP Dinner for partypoker Qualifiers

12:51 PM, 01/28/15

The Skrill Last-Longer Bonus Prize: 17 Players Left

12:47 PM, 01/28/15

Start of Day 3 Chip Counts

10:50 AM, 01/28/15

Justin Lunin-Pack and Tim Bishop Finish Day 2 on Top

12:51 AM, 01/28/15

Tim Bishop Doubles Thru Matt Itkin

12:17 AM, 01/28/15

Save 25% on Monster Headphones with "WPT25"

12:12 AM, 01/28/15

Shawn Cunix Makes a Billy Goat Puke

10:26 PM, 01/27/15

Next Month: WPT Fallsview Poker Classic

09:48 PM, 01/27/15

Snow Day for the Royal Flush Girls

09:02 PM, 01/27/15

Coming Up Next: WPT Lucky Hearts Poker Open

06:55 PM, 01/27/15

Video Update: Day 2 of the WPT Borgata Winter Poker Open

05:54 PM, 01/27/15

The Skrill Last-Longer Bonus Prize

05:37 PM, 01/27/15

DraftKings Qualifiers Chip Update

03:40 PM, 01/27/15

Official Prizepool Released; First Prize is $712,305

03:31 PM, 01/27/15

Interview with ClubWPT Qualifier Edward Auh

03:26 PM, 01/27/15

Last-Minute, Single-Hand, Single-Table Satellite

01:55 PM, 01/27/15

partypoker Qualifiers on Day 2

01:13 PM, 01/27/15

Winter Arrives at the WPT Borgata Winter Poker Open

12:57 PM, 01/27/15

Not Tony Dunst's Turn

12:49 PM, 01/27/15

Interview with partypoker Qualifier Joey "Mush" Galazzo

12:35 PM, 01/27/15

Nine DraftKings Qualifiers in the Field

12:32 PM, 01/27/15

Day 2 Chip Counts

10:29 AM, 01/27/15

Day 1B Reaches the Guarantee Despite the Storm

11:43 PM, 01/26/15

Interview With partypoker Qualifier Dan Leddy

11:23 PM, 01/26/15

New Jersey Shutting Down All Roads at 11:00 pm

10:17 PM, 01/26/15

Eight partypoker Qualifiers in the Field

10:09 PM, 01/26/15

Interview with partypoker Qualifier Thomas Reitveld

09:34 PM, 01/26/15

Interview with partypoker Qualifier Ernie Zambri

07:00 PM, 01/26/15

DraftKings Wants to Send You to the L.A. Poker Classic

06:51 PM, 01/26/15

ClubWPT.com Qualifier Edward Auh

06:46 PM, 01/26/15

Save 25% on Monster Headphones with "WPT25"

05:40 PM, 01/26/15

Interview with Actor James Woods

05:01 PM, 01/26/15

Charity Winner Roger Lehman Won His Way Here

04:52 PM, 01/26/15

The Name Game

03:59 PM, 01/26/15

The Skrill Last-Longer Bonus Prize

03:10 PM, 01/26/15

Interview with partypoker Qualifier Jimmy Ross

01:24 PM, 01/26/15

ClubWPT.com Offering Two Seats to WPT Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown

12:40 PM, 01/26/15

End of Day 1A Chip Counts

09:55 AM, 01/26/15

Day 1A Ends with Past Champ Andy Hwang Leading

11:31 PM, 01/25/15

jude4 wins a FIAT 500 Abarth Automatic on ClubWPT

11:14 PM, 01/25/15

Melissa Castello Intros the WPT Borgata Winter Poker Open

10:59 PM, 01/25/15

Next Month: WPT Fallsview Poker Classic

09:46 PM, 01/25/15

Unofficially 360 Entries on Day 1A

09:00 PM, 01/25/15

Save 25% on Monster Headphones with "WPT25"

07:14 PM, 01/25/15

They Came. They Played. They Were Conquered!

06:42 PM, 01/25/15

Coming Up Next: WPT Lucky Hearts Poker Open

05:41 PM, 01/25/15

Royal Flush Girls Bounty Tourney at 6 pm on ClubWPT

04:00 PM, 01/25/15

DraftKings Wants to Send You to the WPT L.A. Poker Classic

01:49 PM, 01/25/15

How Early Is Too Early? You Be the Judge

01:37 PM, 01/25/15

Photo: Shuffle Up and Deal

12:17 PM, 01/25/15

The Skrill Last-Longer Bonus Prize: $3,500

11:37 AM, 01/25/15

Darren Elias Eliminated, Ready to Re-Enter

11:28 AM, 01/25/15

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Brent Roberts Out in 61st Place ($9,497)

Level 19: 4,000-8,000, 1,000 ante

Brent Roberts moves all in from the button for about 100,000, and Brian Murphy calls from the big blind with AheartKheart. Roberts turns over Aclub2heart, and he needs to improve to stay alive.

The board comes 7heart4heart3clubQclubJdiamond -- Roberts flops a gutshot straight draw, but improves no further. Murphy wins the pot with his king kicker to eliminate Roberts from the tournament.

Brian Murphy  -  630,000  (78 bb)
Brent Roberts  -  Eliminated in 61st Place  ($9,497)

Sorted In: Brian Murphy, Brent Roberts, Borgata, Borgata Poker Open, Season XIII
05:10 PM, 01/28/15

Eric Blair Out in 62nd Place ($9,497)

Level 19: 4,000-8,000, 1,000 ante

Eric Blair and John Moore are all in preflop for Blair's last 150,000 or so with Blair's KspadeQspade racing with Moore's JspadeJclub.

Blair loses this race, as the board runs out 7heart6spade3diamondJheartKheart to give Moore a set of jacks and another KO.

John Moore - 800,000 (100 bb)
Eric Blair - Eliminated in 62nd place for $9,497 

Sorted In: John Moore, Eric Blair, Borgata, Borgata Poker Open, Season XIII
04:57 PM, 01/28/15

Recent Money Finishers (64th-90th)

Level 19: 4,000-8,000, 1,000 ante

90th:  Scott Blackman  -  $6,965
89th:  Shaun Deeb  -  $6,965
88th:  Oliver Entine  -  $6,965
87th:  Zo Karim  -  $6,965
86th:  Matthew Wantman  -  $6,965
85th:  Blake Purvis  -  $6,965
84th:  Iverson Snuffer  -  $6,965
83rd:  Kevin O'Neill  -  $6,965
82nd:  Joseph Cappuccio  -  $6,965

81st:  Simon Lam  -  $7,598
80th:  Jean-Claude Moussa  -  $7,598
79th:  Jesse Letchworth  -  $7,598
78th:  Michael Loncar  -  $7,598
77th:  Tyler Kenney  -  $7,598
76th:  John Gulino  -  $7,598
75th:  Edward Shelmerdine  -  $7,598
74th:  Ariel Albilia  -  $7,598
73rd:  Steven Karp  -  $7,598

72nd:  Joe Sweeney  -  $8,548
71st:  Athanasios Polychronopoulos  -  $8,548
70th:  Jebhar Patterson  -  $8,548
69th:  John Renzi  -  $8,548
68th:  Vinny Pahuja  -  $8,548
67th:  Jared Jaffee  -  $8,548
66th:  Mike Sexton  -  $8,548
65th:  Ramy Ibrahim  -  $8,548
64th:  Shankar Pillai  -  $8,548

Sorted In: Borgata, Borgata Poker Open, Season XIII
04:52 PM, 01/28/15

Mike Sexton Out in 66th Place ($8,548)

Level 19: 4,000-8,000, 1,000 ante

WPT Commentator and partypoker Ambassador Mike Sexton is all in for about 50,000 with AheartJdiamond against Gary Wong who holds 10heart8heart.

The flop brings two hearts, the turn is a blank, but the river gives Wong a flush to eliminate Sexton.

Gary Wong  -  1,270,000  (158 bb)
Mike Sexton  -  Out in 66th Place  ($8,548)

Sorted In: Mike Sexton, Gary Wong, Borgata, Borgata Poker Open, Season XIII, Season XI, Mazagan Casino, WPT Mazagan
04:48 PM, 01/28/15

Jared Jaffee Out in 67th Place ($8,548)

Level 19: 4,000-8,000, 1,000 ante

Champions Club member Jared Jaffee is all in preflop for about 40,000 against both Champions Club member James Calderaro and Matthew Silberzweig.

They check down a board that comes down AdiamondJheart8clubKdiamond4diamond. Calderaro tables Qspade10spade for Broadway, Silberzweig mucks, and Jaffee flashes AspadeQclub before making his exit.

James Calderaro - 540,000 (67 bb)
Jared Jaffee - Out in 67th Place ($8,548)

Sorted In: Jared Jaffee, James Calderaro, Borgata, Borgata Poker Open, Season XIII
04:43 PM, 01/28/15

Kevin Campbell Doubles Thru Esther Taylor-Brady

Level 19: 4,000-8,000, 1,000 ante

Kevin Campbell moves all in from the cutoff for 50,000, and Esther Taylor-Brady calls from the button with Adiamond9diamond. Campbell turns over Kdiamond3diamond, and he needs to improve to stay alive.

The board comes Jspade10club2heart6heart3club, and Campbell pairs his three on the river to win the pot and double up in chips.

Kevin Campbell  -  120,000  (15 bb)
Esther Taylor-Brady  -  575,000  (71 bb)

Sorted In: Kevin Campbell, Esther Taylor-Brady, Borgata, Borgata Poker Open, Season XIII
04:42 PM, 01/28/15

Vinny Pahuja Out in 68th Place ($8,548)

Level 19: 4,000-8,000, 1,000 ante

Sorted In: Vinny Pahuja, Borgata, Borgata Poker Open, Season XIII
04:42 PM, 01/28/15

Tim West Doubles Thru Justin Liberto

Level 19: 4,000-8,000, 1,000 ante

Tim West is all in from the small blind for 62,000 with AclubJclub, and he needs it to hold to stay alive against Justin Liberto's KspadeJheart in the cutoff.

The board comes 10spade9spade5club7spadeJdiamond, and West wins the pot with his ace kicker to double up in chips.

Tim West  -  145,000  (18 bb)
Justin Liberto  -  395,000  (49 bb)

Sorted In: Tim West, Justin Liberto, Borgata, Borgata Poker Open, Season XIII
04:38 PM, 01/28/15

John Renzi Out in 69th Place ($8,548)

Level 19: 4,000-8,000, 1,000 ante

John Renzi and Norman Michalek get it all in preflop for Renzi's last 200,000 with Renzi holding 7diamond9diamond to Michalek's AdiamondJspade.

the Jheart10club10heart flop hits both players, giving, Renzi a gutshot and Michalek two pair. The turn is the 3spade, keeping Michalek out front. The river is the 9heart, which pairs Renzi, but is not enough to give him the pot and he is eliminated.

Norman Michalek - 700,000 (88 bb)
John Renzi - Eliminated in 69th place for $8,548

Sorted In: John Renzi, Norman Michalek, Borgata, Borgata Poker Open, Season XIII
04:35 PM, 01/28/15

Jebhar Patterson Eliminated in 70th Place ($8,548)

Level 19: 4,000-8,000, 1,000 ante

Eugene Todd and Jebhar Patterson are heads up on a flop of Kclub7club3spade and Todd bets 80,000 from the big blind. Patterson, who is in middle position, moves all in for 199,000 total. Todd thinks for over a minute before calling with KheartQheart for top pair.

Patterson turns over 10club10spade.

The turn brings the 8diamond and the river the Qclub, improving Todd to two pair to give him the pot and send Patterson to the rail.

Eugene Todd - 850,000 (106 bb)
Jebhar Patterson - Eliminated in 70th place for $8,548

Sorted In: Eugene Todd, Jebhar Patterson, Borgata, Borgata Poker Open, Season XIII
04:35 PM, 01/28/15

 

CHIPCOUNT

NameChips
1
Aaron Mermelstein 1,420,000 
2
Gary Wong 1,210,000 
3
Tim Bishop 1,050,000 
4
Norman Michalek 970,000 
5
Eugene Todd 890,000 
6
Barry Leventhal 830,000 

Average Chip Count: 494,500
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Summary

Current Level:

19

Blinds:

4,000-8,000

Ante:

1,000

Players Remaining:

60 of 989

Time Remaining:

Payout Structure

Place Prize
1 $712,305
2 $419,467
3 $253,263
4 $212,108
5 $174,118
6 $140,878
7 $112,386
8 $85,476
9 $58,567
10 - 12 $37,989
13 - 15 $28,492
16 - 18 $18,045
19 - 27 $14,879
28 - 36 $12,980
37 - 45 $11,713
46 - 54 $10,447
55 - 63 $9,497
64 - 72 $8,548
73 - 81 $7,598
82 - 90 $6,965

Blind Structure

Level Blinds Ante
1 50-100 0
2 75-150 0
3 75-150 25
4 100-200 25
5 150-300 50
6 200-400 50
7 250-500 75
8 300-600 75
9 400-800 100
10 500-1,000 100
11 600-1,200 200
12 800-1,600 200
13 1,000-2,000 300
14 1,200-2,400 400
15 1,500-3,000 500
16 2,000-4,000 500
17 2,500-5,000 500
18 3,000-6,000 1,000
19 4,000-8,000 1,000
20 5,000-10,000 1,000
21 6,000-12,000 2,000
22 8,000-16,000 2,000
23 10,000-20,000 3,000
24 12,000-24,000 4,000
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