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New Jersey Online Poker Briefing: Justin "Byeo" Chmielarz Ships the Sunday Special

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  • "AnthonyMason" wins huge! Takes down the $50,000 The Ultimate Warrior for $13,825!

  • Big win for Justin "Byeo" Chmielarz! Ships the Sunday Special for $10,225!

  • Michael "pay4medsch00l" Lavenburg wins the Sunday $40,000 Championship Bonus for $9,200!

  • Michael "JohnnyDrama" Haberman Jr wins one and final tables another for over $9k combined!

  • Huge day for Jesse "NoXcape" Elliot! Wins $9k combined with a win and a third place finish!

It was a huge weekend in the Garden State with most of the tournaments with at least a $10,000 guaranteed prize pool smashing their guarantees.

The biggest winner over the weekend was "AnthonyMason", who shipped the WSOP.com NJ/888poker NJ NJ $50,000 The Ultimate Warrior for $13,825. Finishing just behind him was "Blacktomas" collecting the runner-up prize of $8,086, while "Boney526a" banked $4,617 for third place.

Also with a five-digit haul in a single tournament this weekend was Justin "Byeo" Chmielarz, who took home $10,225 after winning the PokerStars NJ Sunday Special, $50,000 Gtd. Three other well-known New Jersey players appeared on the final table in this tournament including Justin "L0ck1tUp" Wong (4th - $4,250), Timothy "tcIrish13" Clark (7th - $1,750), and last weekend's overall biggest winner James "BurntBagels" Lillis (9th - $950).

The biggest winner on partypoker NJ/BorgataPoker.com was Michael "pay4medsch00l" Lavenburg, who bested a star-studded final table including eight well-known players in the Sunday $40k Championship Bonus for $9,200. Lavenburg added to his big day on this network by also taking second place in the Sunday Seconds $10K Gtd for $9,200.

Michael "JohnnyDrama" Haberman Jr took second place in the Sunday $40k Championship Bonus for $6,058 and added to his already great day with a win in the Daily $10K for $3,304.

Meanwhile, Jesse "NoXcape" Elliot also managed a great day by taking third place in the Sunday $40k Championship Bonus for $4,370 and having a bigger haul by finishing in first place as part of a four-way deal in the PokerStars NJ Sunday High Roller for $4,999.

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


New Jersey Online Poker Briefing: Justin "Byeo" Chmielarz Ships the Sunday Special 101

Sunday Warm-Up, $10,000 Gtd

Buy-inEntrantsPrize Pool
$45.50+4.50244$11,102
PlacePlayerPrize
1R2R1M$1,973*
2KneadDaRiver$1,963*
3coles93$1,255
4BinkEquity$944
53betbob$644
62ndSpitter86$500
7loxonbagel$389
8mercer8569$278
9ryano33$211

*Reflects heads-up deal


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Sunday Special, $50,000 Gtd

Buy-inEntrantsPrize Pool
$186+14264$50,000
PlacePlayerPrize
1Justin "Byeo" Chmielarz$10,225
23BettingYou$7,500
3oconb1990$5,650
4Justin "L0ck1tUp" Wong$4,250
53betsolight$2,900
6LINSANITYY$2,250
7Timothy "tcIrish13" Clark$1,750
8toddchipman$1,250
9James "BurntBagels" Lillis$950

New Jersey Online Poker Briefing: Justin "Byeo" Chmielarz Ships the Sunday Special 103

Nightly Stars, $10,000 Gtd

Buy-inEntrantsPrize Pool
$91.80+8.20116$10,649
PlacePlayerPrize
1Yong "iFoldN0T" Kwon$2,449
2Ryan "ISlowRollYou" Hohner$1,704
3CerPrisingLe$1,294
4John "FizzEdJohn" Cosgrove$958
5AAZ_CRACK$639
6Warrior00086$532
7AAAhustla$426
8Justin "L0ck1tUp" Wong$319
9Brian "MikeHunt732" Polonio$266

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Sunday High Roller [6-Max], $15,000 Gtd

Buy-inEntrantsPrize Pool
$470+3056$26,320
PlacePlayerPrize
1Jesse "ROU$EY" Elliot$4,999*
2RenHoekFTW$4,999*
3J.Y0SSARIAN$4,743*
4solidluck$4,999*
5BigBuxBuro$1,974
6PuppyL0ve$1,447

*Reflects four-way deal


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Sunday $40k Championship Bonus

Buy-inEntrantsPrize Pool
$200+15230$46,000
PlacePlayerPrize
1Michael "pay4medsch00l" Lavenburg$9,200
2Michael "JohnnyDrama" Haberman Jr$6,058
3Jesse "NoXcape" Elliot$4,370
4Brian "pure_reason" Wood$3,680
5Anthony "Flawlessbink" Maio$3,082
6Anthony "upayformypennys" Pagan$2,622
7James "BagelBud" Lillis$2,162
8Jaime "mooseman1710" Reyes$1,702
9Royalty$1,242

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Daily $10K

Buy-inEntrantsPrize Pool
$100+9118$11,800
PlacePlayerPrize
1Michael "JohnnyDrama" Haberman Jr$3,304
2Daniel "leinad" Buzgon$2,154
3Tony "stopcallinme" Meza$1,416
4rjsk0531$1,033
5sdlex1109$738
6Andrew "laumserg" Glauberg$590
7rren0429$472
8PhilsFan1957$384
9Yong "LuckySpewy" Kwon$295

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Sunday Seconds $10K Gtd

Buy-inEntrantsPrize Pool
$150+1297$14,550
PlacePlayerPrize
1Big_Daddy$4,147
2Michael "pay4medsch00l" Lavenburg$2,692
3Ryan "hags021" Hagerty$1,964
4BoozeHound$1,310
5Daniel "centrfieldr23" Lupo$1,055
6cheersfive$837
7PhilsFan1957$655
8Brian "pure_reason" Wood$509
9KingsWin$400

New Jersey Online Poker Briefing: Justin "Byeo" Chmielarz Ships the Sunday Special 108

$10,000 Warriors’ Opening Strike

Buy-inEntrantsPrize Pool
$45.50+4.50191$12,058
PlacePlayerPrize
1matt4372$3,256
2Jonathan "jetsfan14" Borenstein$1,899
3goinforgold$1,085
4diamondddb$844
5Cartwright$723
6sansara52$603
7Tmac08$458
8Daniel "centrfieldr" Lupo$289
9OMG_Obama$205

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$50,000 The Ultimate Warrior

Buy-inEntrantsPrize Pool
$185+15211$52,170
PlacePlayerPrize
1AnthonyMason$13,825
2Blacktomas$8,086
3Boney526a$4,617
4Babyfroncis$3,548
5duncantuga$3,026
6nomercy03$2,504
7gr0wnstacks$1,878
8Michael "itWasThatOr0" Gagliano$1,252
9matt4372$887

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$10,000 Fierce Warrior

Buy-inEntrantsPrize Pool
$91+9138$17,563
PlacePlayerPrize
1sportnut79$4,830
2Fred "PlantLeaf" Farrell$2,810
3arose$1,598
4joe.wilson66$1,247
5Ren "renzilla" Cain$1,071
6racks$896
7hop0019$685
8Vinny "brownmagic" Pahuja$439
9WOLFof5thSt$316

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 or on Twitter under @JaxonPoker.

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

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