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The Midweek Briefing: Josephy and Heimiller Win Weekly Majors

Cliff "JohnnyBax" Josephy

It's been an excellent week for some of online poker's most recognized names as they posted wins in the weekly majors. Cliff "JohnnyBax" Josephy and Dan "Lenny" Heimiller emerged victorious in Full Tilt Poker's $1K Monday and PokerStars' Super Tuesday, respectively.

Also collecting a first-place payday was "wallstreetpr" in the PokerStars Wednesday Quarter Million. In UB's $150K GTD, Jon "APESTYLES" Van Fleet and Dan "LMBSMDGFY" Martin chopped heads-up.

Full Tilt $1K Monday

Buy-inEntrantsPrize Pool
$1,000+$60315$315,000
PlacePlayerPrize
1Cliff "JohnnyBax" Josephy$78,750
2Ryan "ryanwelch" Welch$50,400
3Jamie "LeoEleven" Rosen$37,800
4potatopolice$29,137.50
5my flyboy$22,050
6shiftzerg$15,750
7Clint "coffmeister" Coffee$10,237.50
8Angela1987$7,875
9DCWinger$6,300

Notable Finishes: Kyle "kwob20" Bowker (11th - $3,937.50), Chris "GypsyChris" Mitchell (12th - $3,937.50), Eric "blizair" Blair (14th - $3,150), Eric "highlite11" Nagel (17th - $2,362.50), Zach "HustlerGrune" Gruneberg (18th - $2,362.50)

PokerStars $1,050 Super Tuesday

Buy-inEntrantsPrize Pool
$1,000+$50349$349,000
PlacePlayerPrize
1Dan "Lenny" Heimiller$67,531.50
2danylaroo2$50,605
3Greg "DuckU" Hobson$38,390
4nelsonal$28,792.50
5dankness3$19,893
6mviper256$15,356
7modogrinder$11,866
8Eric "Ericb09" Blair$8,376
9Eric "psuNYY51" Ladny$6,107.50

Notable Finishes: Russell "rdcrsn" Carson (10th - $5,235), Jason "JasonGray" Gray (14th - $4,362.50), Blair “SmokMyBandit” Tidmarsh (15th - $4,362.50), Nick "gbmantis" Niergarth (17th - $3,490), Michael "urmomislag" Lavin (18th - $3,490), Benny "toweliestar" Spindler (19th - $2,617.50), Joe "hoodini10" Udine (20th - $2,617.50), Matthias "goodvibe1" Neu (21st - $2,617.50), Chris "Moorman1" Moorman (22nd - $2,617.59)

PokerStars $320 Wednesday 1/4 Million

Buy-inEntrantsPrize Pool
$300+$201,177$353,100
PlacePlayerPrize
*1wallstreetpr$58,850.73
*2DeuceBuster$50,000
3BriDge2PaiN$33,897.60
4Marton "noirduck" Czuczor$25,423.20
5log1c007$17,655
6RenRad 01$14,124
7villus2$10,593
8Jason "poker_lord76" Brown$7,062
9kashmirpoker$4,237.20

*denotes heads-up deal

Notable Finishes: James "croll103" Carroll (10th - $3,354.45), Geoff "GeoffRas22" Rasmussen (12th - $3,354.45), Tommy "tcblade" Chen (18th - $1,942.05)

UB $150K GTD

Buy-inEntrantsPrize Pool
$1,000+$50188$188,000
PlacePlayerPrize
*1Jon "APESTYLES" Van Fleet$39,950
*1Dan "LMBSMDGFY" Martin$39,950
3Mickey "MEMENT_MORI" Petersen$22,090
4OKCORRALSTYL$17,860
5_YO_SOY_STY_$13,630
6Jeremy "DUHDUHDAISY" Fitzpatrick$11,280
7Peter "APATHY123" Jetten$8,930
8Rocco "ROCCOGE" Palumbo$6,580
9Ryan "RYANBLUF" Karp$4,700

*denotes heads-up chop, terms unknown

Notable Finishes: Andy "BADGEPRO" Schultz (14th - $2,350), Felipe "IMPROVED" Montenegro (15th - $2,350)

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