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US Online Sunday Briefing: Daniel Lupo Final Tables Two Big Tournaments for $28K

United States Online Poker Briefing

The Online Championships is in its last week at WSOP.com in both New Jersey and Nevada. The festival features 124 action-packed tournaments with $3 million in guaranteed prizes from June 1 until July 1.

The other American-regulated online poker rooms did not host any special tournaments or festivals but did offer its usual array of big Sunday tournaments.

Here's a full look at the Sunday results at the American-regulated online poker rooms partypoker NJ, BorgataPoker.com, PlayMGM, WSOP.com NJ, WSOP.com Nevada, 888poker NJ, and the three 888poker clients in Delaware:

WSOP.com OC #93 - $22,222 NLH Warmup

DateJune 24
Buy-in$11
Guarantee$22,222
Entrants663
Prize pool$28,280
ITM125

The OC #93 - $22,222 NLH Warmup was the first of four Online Championships events to kick off at WSOP.com in Nevada and New Jersey on Sunday. The tournament easily surpassed its $22,222 guarantee with 663 entrants, 1,473 rebuys at $11 each, and 346 add-ons at $22 to generate a $28,280 prize pool.

A total of 125 players cashed for a minimum of $48.

After nearly 7 1/2 hours of play, "NoMAMMESwEY" shipped the tournament for a healthy return of $6,646. Also at the final table was New Jersey's Michael "LeftSid3" Haberman Jr, who added to his $1.1 million in American-regulated online poker tournament cashes with a seventh-place finish for $877.

PlacePlayerPrize
1NoMAMMESwEY$6,646
2sugarrush$3,535
3madrussian47$2,319
4CAPTAINRANDY$1,753
5Smac064$1,471
6martillo1978$1,188
7Michael "LeftSid3" Haberman Jr$877
84themove76$566
9Jerseydude$396

WSOP.com OC #94 - $100,000 NLH Sunday

DateJune 24
Buy-in$320
Guarantee$100,000
Entrants394
Prize pool$173,100
ITM60

The OC #94 - $100,000 NLH Sunday attracted 394 entrants and 183 rebuys to create a $173,100 prize pool, the largest of the day. A total of 60 players at least doubled their $320 buy-in with a min-cash worth $710.

"Martillo1978" shipped the tournament after eight hours of play to win the biggest prize of the week of $43,275.

Meanwhile, Daniel "centrfieldr" Lupo, who finished fifth in this tournament last week for $8,081, more than tripled last week's performance after finishing runner-up this week for $24,234.

Other players at the final table included Daryl "abcDpkr" Black (fifth - $9,521) and Daniel "aintnojoke" Gordon (ninth - $2,597).

PlacePlayerPrize
1martillo1978$43,275
2Daniel "centrfieldr" Lupo$24,234
3EmoVeganGuy$14,714
4Aeolus$11,252
5Daryl "abcDpkr" Black$9,521
6LuckyRiver2$7,790
7Pollux$5,885
8TULLYTIME14$3,981
9Daniel "aintnojoke" Gordon$2,597

WSOP.com OC #95 - $25,000 NLH Sunday's 6 Max

DateJune 24
Buy-in$100
Guarantee$25,000
Entrants287
Prize pool$40,664
ITM40

After more than six hours of play, "elcapitawn10" outlasted a field of 287 entrants and 155 rebuys to win the WSOP.com OC #95 - $25,000 NLH Sunday's 6 Max for a five-figure haul of $10,573. A total of 40 players cashed for a minimum of $224.

Notable players at the final table included Julio "PrsFinest" Clavell (fourth - $2,765) and Sean "ricecakes124" Rice (fifth - $2,318).

PlacePlayerPrize
1elcapitawn10$10,573
2jataroi$6,100
3pr0log$3,578
4Julio "PrsFinest" Clavell$2,765
5Sean "ricecakes124" Rice$2,318
6Who_Are_You$1,911

WSOP.com/888poker $25,000 Weekly Sunday

DateJune 24
Buy-in$500
Guarantee$25,000
Entrants72
Prize pool$46,700
ITM10

Nevada's David "bewater" Goodman shipped the $25,000 Weekly Sunday in back-to-back weeks after more than 4 1/2 hours of play. It has been quite the run for Goodman the past two weeks. Last Sunday, he shipped the OC #66 - $100,000 NLH Sunday for $36,797 and is now approaching $1 million in career online cashes including almost $400,000 alone at WSOP.com.

New Jersey's Matthew "Mendey" Mendez also appeared at the six-max final table, bowing out in fifth place for $3,736.

A handful of players outside of the final table also cashed with 10 players earning at least $1,308.

PlacePlayerPrize
1David "bewater" Goodman$13,543
2projector52$7,939
3unemployed01$5,604
4mine9$4,670
5Matthew "Mendey" Mendez$3,736
6BockRamsch$3,222

Mario Sánchez
Spain's Mario Sánchez takes fourth place for $1,513.

WSOP.com OC #96 - $15,000 NLH Turbo

DateJune 24
Buy-in$30
Guarantee$15,000
Entrants271
Prize pool$22,250
ITM40

After nearly over 4 1/2 hours of play, "TotalWar" shipped the WSOP.com OC #96 - $15,000 NLH Turbo for $5,785 for this player's first four-digit cash at WSOP.com according to Poker Pro Labs.

A total of 271 entrants, 351 rebuys, and 193 add-ons generated a huge $22,250 prize pool with 40 players guaranteed to walk away with a min-cash of at least $122.

Spain's Mario "THEKIDM8" Sánchez, who was allowed to play on WSOP.com despite not being an American due to playing from Las Vegas, Nevada, took fourth place for $1,513. Sánchez is approaching $2 million in online cashes to go along with his $600,000 in live cashes.

PlacePlayerPrize
1TotalWar$5,785
2thatdirt$3,337
3Choota$1,958
4Mario "THEKIDM8" Sánchez$1,513
5puffin_nails$1,268
6HopehasDied$1,046
7popcorn55$801
8grifo173$534
9rjsk0531$378

BorgataPoker.com/partypoker/PlayMGM Sunday $40K GTD

DateJune 24
Buy-in$215
Guarantee$40,000
Entrants158
Prize pool$40,000
ITM18

The Sunday $40K GTD is the flagship tournament run across BorgataPoker.com, partypoker, and PlayMGM. This week, the tournament provided massive value to the 158 entrants (104 entrants - 54 reentries) with $8,400 in overlay.

A total of 18 players cashed for a minimum of $500. After more than eight hours of play, Michael "mags69" Maglietta notched his biggest scored at American-regulated sites and surpassed $200,000 in lifetime online tournament cashes by winning the tournament for $8,520.

Daniel "centrfieldr23" Lupo gets his name mentioned in this report for the second time with a fourth-place finish for $3,600 while Kathryn "KatieStone" Stone Cappuccio took home the sixth-place prize of $2,640.

PlacePlayerPrize
1Michael "mags69" Maglietta$8,520
2wheels4920$5,800
3im_riley$4,360
4Daniel "centrfieldr23" Lupo$3,600
5lansky711$3,080
6Kathryn "KatieStone" Stone Cappuccio$2,640
7Wigler13$2,200
8supremetny$1,800
9ManuGinobili20$1,400

Anthony Maio
Anthony Maio wins the Daily $10K and the Sunday Special

BorgataPoker.com/partypoker/PlayMGM Daily $10K GTD

DateJune 24
Buy-in$109
Guarantee$10,000
Entrants108
Prize pool$10,800
ITM13

The BorgataPoker.com/partypoker/PlayMGM Daily $10K GTD squeezed past its guarantee with 108 entrants (66 entries + 42 reentries) generating a $10,800 prize . A total of 13 players cashed for a minimum of $200.

New Jersey grinder Anthony "Flawlessbinkage" Maio banked $3,051 to add to his nearly $2.2 million in online tournament cashes.

Also at the final table were Vladimir "Donate_here" Alexandrov (sixth - $621), Ryan "simISgg" Hagerty (eighth - $362), and Kyle "TheInterrobang" Adamski (ninth - $243)

PlacePlayerPrize
1Anthony "Flawlessbinkage" Maio$3,051
2Colonel_Forbin$1,987
3Stoops211$1,442
4bpeeters$1,015
5HeresAFunFact$794
6Vladimir "Donate_here" Alexandrov$621
7tremorzpb$486
8Ryan "simISgg" Hagerty$362
9Kyle "TheInterrobang" Adamski$243

PokerStars Sunday Special $35,000 Gtd

DateJune 24
Buy-in$200
Guarantee$35,000
Entrants191
Prize pool$35,526
ITM27

For a second time this summer, PokerStars NJ reduced the guarantee of its biggest Sunday tournament. The Sunday Special $35,000 Gtd squeaked past its new guarantee after attracting 191 entrants (107 entries + 84 reentries) to generate a $35,526 prize pool. A total of 27 players were guaranteed took home at least a min-cash worth $355.

After more than 6 1/2 hours of play, Anthony "FlawlessBINK" Maio shipped the tournament for $7,638 for his second win of the day.

Other players at the final table included Mitch "TrumpsDong" Friedberg (second - $5,507), Ted "TobogganM.D." Ely (third - $4,174), Paul "rimmer27" Scaturro (sixth - $1,776), and Michael "ForTheThr1ll" Haberman Jr (seventh - $1,421).

PlacePlayerPrize
1Anthony "FlawlessBINK" Maio$7,638
2Mitch "TrumpsDong" Friedberg$5,507
3Ted "TobogganM.D." Ely$4,174
4myles369$3,109
5s3lfreliance$2,132
6Paul "rimmer27" Scaturro$1,776
7Michael "ForTheThr1ll" Haberman Jr$1,421
8supremetny$1,066
9Deansk1138$711

PokerStars Sunday High Roller $12,000 Gtd

DateJune 24
Buy-in$500
Guarantee$12,000
Entrants33
Prize pool$15,510
ITM4

The PokerStars Sunday High Roller attracted 33 entrants (21 entries + 12 reentries) to generate a $15,510 prize pool with four players getting paid at least $1,551.

After more than 6 1/2 hours of play, "watchout" claimed the top prize of $6,980. Jason "TiltedHard" Lawhun appeared at the final table for the second straight week in third place for $2,327 and Vladamir "D.Drumpf" Alexandrov squeezed into the money with a fourth-place place finish for $1,551.

PlacePlayerPrize
1watchout$6,980
2Pokerphace77$4,653
3Jason "TiltedHard" Lawhun$2,327
4Vladamir "D.Drumpf" Alexandrov$1,551

If you play regulated online poker tournaments in Delaware, Nevada or New Jersey and would like your real name appearing in future articles, please contact Jason Glatzer via email at [email protected] or via Twitter under @JaxonPoker.

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