Day 1 Completed
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Day 1 Completed
Event #18 of the Borgata Fall Poker Open is the $280 Double Green Chip Bounty NLH. There were 119 total entries creating a prize pool of over $23,000.
Just two players remained in the late night hours in the Signature Room and they began to discuss a deal.
John Visco was holding a slight chip lead at the time of the deal and he will take first place for $5,810. Michael Bonita is our Event #18 runner-up earning $4,810
They then agreed to run one hand out for the trophy and Michael Bonita came out on top winning his first Borgata Poker Open trophy.
Andrew Defrancesco got his last 230,000 all in pre-flop holding against the of Michael Bonita.
Defrancesco failed to improve on the runout and is our fourth place finisher earning $1,847.
Jose Silverman immediately followed in third place and will take home $2,309 for his efforts.
A short stacked Tam Nguyen moved all in from under the gun for 125,000. Michael Bonita re-raised to 350,000 and the rest of the table folded.
The board ran out and Bonita's aces held up to earn him the knockout. Nguyen is our fifth place finisher taking home $1,385.
The players are now on a 15-minute color up break.
We will pick back up on the final table action when play resumes.
Aaron Mayor got the last of his chips all in pre-flop holding against .
The board ran out and Mayor was sent to the rail in sixth place earning $1,154 for his efforts.
Dragan Stosic got his last 180,000 all in pre-flop holding against the of Jose Silverman.
The board ran out and Silverman paired his queen in the window to score the knockout.
Stosic is our seventh place finisher and will take home $923 for his efforts.