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The New Jersey Online Poker Briefing: "flabbergast" and "youdontknow" Win Big

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  • New Jersey's "flabbergast" ships the partypoker NJ/BorgataPoker.com $50,000 GTD for for a cool $10,000.

  • "Youdontknow" wins big! Ships the WSOP.com/888poker NJ Sunday $30,000 Guarantee for $8,100.

While the World Championship of Online Poker (WCOOP) was wrapping up on PokerStars — which you can read about by clicking here — it was another exciting week of poker in New Jersey, with many of the bigger tournaments providing value to by failing to meet their posted guarantees.

New Jersey's "flabbergast" was the week's biggest winner in the Garden State, outlasting a field of 213 players in the partypoker NJ/BorgataPoker.com $50,000 Guarantee to snag a cool $10,000. The runner-up in that tournament was "Moose4Life," banking $6,800 for his efforts.

The second-biggest winner over the weekend in New Jersey came in the WSOP.com/888poker NJ Sunday $30,000 Guarantee when "youdontknow" finished on top of a 162-player field to claim the first-place prize of $8,100. The second-place finisher in that tournament, "p00ki3", claimed a healthy consolation prize of $4,725.

In other event news, it was "laumserg", otherwise known as "Mergulas" on PocketFives - where he is currently ranked third in the state of New Jersey - won $3,210 after finishing first in the partypoker NJ / BorgataPoker.com Daily $10K.

Cody "OohKILLemm" Cluff secured $3,170 after winning the WSOP NJ / 888poker NJ $10,000 GTD Nightly [R&A] on Saturday, while Joshua "JaminOnFaces" Berardi not only won $1,849 for finishing second place in that tournament, but also won $3,050 with a sixth-place finish in the partypoker NJ/BorgataPoker.com $50,000 Guarantee where he plays under the "WilfordBrimley" screen name.

Meanwhile, on the live poker felt, David Paredes navigated a field of 1,027 entrants to win the Season XII World Poker Tour Borgata Winter Poker Open for $499,549. Paredes will be appearing on an upcoming episode of the PokerNews Podcast, so be sure to keep an eye out for that.

Here's a full look at the New Jersey weekend results on partypoker NJ, BorgataPoker.com, WSOP.com NJ, and 888poker NJ:


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Daily $10K

Buy-inDateEntrantsPrize Pool
$100+9Sept. 27107$10,700
PlacePlayerPrize
1laumserg$3,210
2Shie1ds75$1,909
3BINKed-It$1,476
4Paul "easymoney82" Silva$1,123
5CrookedFeet$856
6coach18$625
7upayformypennys$444
8Mike "MikeyCasino" Azzaro$299
9mongo139$224

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$50,000 Guarantee

Buy-inDateEntrantsPrize Pool
$200+15Sept. 27213$50,000
PlacePlayerPrize
1flabbergast$10,000
2Moose4Life$6,800
3shpanac$4,950
4NYC78$4,100
5CheckRaise$3,550
6Joshua "WilfordBrimley" Berardi$3,050
7Matt "mattybuns1" Laverty$2,550
8MuckDaRage88$2,050
9NeverNude83$1,550

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$10,000 GTD Nightly [R&A]

Buy-inDateEntrantsPrize Pool
$27.50+2.50Sept. 26169$11,739
PlacePlayerPrize
1Cody "OohKILLemm" Cluff$3,170
2Joshua "JaminOnFaces" Berardi$1,849
3Arlo1234$1,057
4LotLizard$822
5Youluckbox$704
6jmzit2u$587
7JellyFish420$447
8Steven "stevenmadara" Madara$282
9Chipsahoy$200

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$30,000 GTD Weekly Sunday

Buy-inDateEntrantsPrize Pool
$185+15Sept. 27162$30,000
PlacePlayerPrize
1youdontknow$8,100
2p00ki3$4,725
3Defender$2,700
4Str8yAAnkAAs$2,100
5DONKYLUCBOX$1,800
6TheSmith$1,500
7Brian "Deusexmachin" Willis$1,140
8tank2379$720
9Squishy$510

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$10,000 GTD Weekly Sunday

Buy-inDateEntrantsPrize Pool
$91+9Sept. 27114$10,374
PlacePlayerPrize
1St3f3ny$2,905
2Mountain77$1,681
3Blessed77$965
4Anthony "l0lflawless" Maio$757
5TWhitman$654
6bucknaked64$550
7Samlov007$436
8Michael "itWasThatOr0" Gagliano$290
9coolcy27$218

If you play regulated online poker tournaments in New Jersey and would like your real name appearing in future articles, please contact this editor at jason.glatzer@pokernews.com.

*Special thanks to PocketFives.com for some of the data in this article.

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