Tag: Online tournament results

FTOPS XI Event #3, $200+16 Stud: 'AsMetzmagnyAs' Rolls

Event #3 of FTOPS XI was a $200+$16 stud (hi only) tournament. A field of 593 turned out at Full Tilt to vie for a first-place prize of $27,503.34. Notable finishers here included Grayson "The_Dean221" Nichols in 10th...

FTOPS XI, Event #1: Unlucky Queens Make David 'muckducks' Cairns a Winner

Full Tilt's FTOPS XI kicked off with a $200+$16 no-limit hold'em poker featuring a million-dollar guarantee. Event #1 drew a crowd of 6,275 for a total prize pool of $1,255,000 and a first-place prize of $216,512.60...

Online Poker Recap: Armstrong, Pezzin Claim Wins

Final tables loaded with top talent and recognizable stars marked the Full Tilt $1K Monday and the PokerStars Super Tuesday, getting the online poker world off to a fine start to the week. The Stars Super Tuesday saw a tight...

Online Poker Weekend: 'huztlerCrew', 'herdgolf86' Super Winners

The social occasion that is Super Bowl Sunday traditionally results in a slight dip in attendance in major online events. Yesterday's big tourneys stayed true to expectations, though the overall turnouts remained...

Online Poker Recap: Deeb, Hall Notch Wins

A big January for online poker drew closer to its conclusion with major weekly events on Monday at Full Tilt and Tuesday at PokerStars. Well-known online players triumphed in both events, with Scott 'stpauli111'...

Online Poker Weekend: 'jnic00', 'dusnguyen' Highlight Sunday Action

Heavy turnouts marked many of the major online events on the final Sunday in January, led by guarantee-smashing crowds at the PokerStars Sunday Million and Full Tilt $750,000 Guarantee. Top honors in the Sunday Million...

Online Poker Weekend: 'LosChief', 'bigdennys' Capture Majors

'LosChief' and 'bigdennys' were the chiefs of online poker on Sunday, triumphing in the PokerStars Sunday Million and the special monthly Full Tilt $1 Million Guaranteed, respectively. Bigdennys scored the night's biggest payday...

Online Poker Recap: Shannon Shorr Notches Second January Win

Shannon Shorr's hot run in the early days of 2009 continued Monday at Full Tilt. Shorr made it consecutive nights with major online wins by capturing the Full Tilt $1,000 Monday. The win followed Shorr's triumph...

Online Poker Weekend: 'livelikunger', '45 ACP Fanatic' Claim Sunday Majors

A healthy turnout of more than 8,200 players again made the PokerStars Sunday Million the weekend's largest online poker event. Honors went to 'livelikunger' in the Sunday Million after a two-way chop, while over in the Full...

Online Poker Roundup: 'MFen1152', 'judgedredd13' Capture Early-week Majors

Hundreds of entrants showed up for the big-money tournaments on Full Tilt and PokerStars on Monday and Tuesday, continuing the New Year's trend of busy online action. 'MFen1152' and 'judgedredd13' walked away with the deepest prizes...

Online Poker Weekend: 'stoledog', '007Paghman' Triumphant

More big turnouts marked the first weekend of 2009 as both PokerStars and Full Tilt again topped their announced guarantees in the biggest Sunday online poker events. In a contrast to recent weeks, however, relative unknowns...

Online Poker Roundup: Isaac Baron Takes Stars Super Tuesday

The last major online events of 2008 took place at Full Tilt and PokerStars on Monday and Tuesday, respectively. As usual, both events drew solid turnouts, and in a fitting wrap to the year, both events offered several...

'stan34powa' Wins PokerStars' Guinness World Record Tournament

As anticipated, the attempt by leading online poker site PokerStars to break its own mark for most players in a tournament went off without a hitch on Sunday. Stars' 'Guinness World Record Tourney' easily reached its 35,000...

Online Poker Weekend: 'lp_SakiSaki' Wins Massive Sunday Million

The record-setting activites as part of "World Record Week" at PokerStars dominated Sunday's online poker world, including a special edition of the Stars Sunday Million that guaranteed $2.5 million in prizes, but shattered...

Online Poker Roundup: Rice Tops Obst in Stars Super Tuesday

The early-week majors in online poker featured plenty of big names making deep runs. At PokerStars on Tuesday, Craig Rice bested James Obst at a tough final table that also included Alex Smith and Shane Schleger. On Monday...

Online Poker Weekend: Burkholder Wins $1M Guarantee at Full Tilt

An uptick in player turnout marked action in the Sunday online majors, with Full Tilt running a special $1 million guarantee with a $500+35 buy-in, and PokerStars drawing over 8,000 players to its rich Stars Sunday Million event...

Online Poker Report: 'BobbyFi', 'oh i win yay' Take Early-week Majors

Getting to the final table with a deep stack was the key to success in online poker's early-week majors. At Full Tilt on Monday, 'oh i win yay' reached the final in second place and stormed to the win with a comeback during...

Online Poker Weekend: Three-way Chop in Sunday Million

A busy winter Sunday found plenty of action in the major tournaments across the major online sites, including PokerStars, where an unusual three-way chop for even money occurred. Stars' event rules dictate that a share...

Online Poker Recap: 'ib4eman', 'VARICO' Notch Big Wins

The early-week majors at Full Tilt and PokerStars pulled in similar-sized fields on Monday and Tuesday evenings, respectively, with only a two-entrant difference between the tourneys. 'VARICO' captured top honors...

Online Poker Weekend: Eric 'basebaldy' Baldwin Wins Full Tilt $750,000

Another Sunday stuffed with high-profile events saw a contrast in results at the two largest, the Full Tilt $750,000 and the PokerStars Sunday Million. At Full Tilt, online star Eric 'basebaldy' Baldwin ran away from the final...

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