Tag Archive: Summer Poker Open

Jun 19

Borgata Summer Poker Open Championship Drawing Winner

Summer Poker Open

The Borgata Summer Poker Open is marching on towards Saturday’s (June 21) start of the $500,000 guaranteed Borgata Summer Poker Open Championship.

And one grinder who’ll be in the field will be Jack Chow of Clarksburg, Maryland who has won Borgata’s online Sweepstakes for a seat at the championship. That’s a $2,000 buy-in (plus $200) for Chow courtesy of the Borgata Poker Room.

Meanwhile, Borgata Summer Poker Open events keep crowning winners and you can follow all the action on our live tournament blog.

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Jun 13

Borgata Summer Poker Open Sets Opening Event Record

Summer Poker Open

The 2014 Borgata Summer Poker Open is cementing its status as the East Coast alternative to the World Series of Poker, as it once again sets new Borgata records for players.

Event 1 of the Summer Poker Open, a $350 buy-in Deep Stack No limit Hold’em tournament brought out 1,436 entries, breaking the 2013 Borgata Summer Poker Open record of 1,383 entries.

That created a total buy-in of $487,522, easily smoking the event’s $300,000 prize-pool guarantee.

Day 2 of the event—after three separate opening sessions—saw 275 players advance and compete for the first place cash of $101,401. The event pays off the top 140 finishers.

The Summer Open also saw its first online satellite winners playing at BorgataPoker.com in the live field. Online satellites are continuing for Borgata Summer Open events through the weekend.

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Jun 9

Introducing the Borgata Summer Poker Open Micro-site

Summer Poker OpenThe Borgata Summer Poker Open starts Tuesday, June 10, presenting 47 tournament events in the Borgata Poker Room from June 10 to June 27.

So if you’re a loyal grinder you probably have a lot of questions. You know, like “What’s the tournament schedule?” “When are the satellites?” “How can I follow all the action?”

Well, check this out—our new Borgata Summer Poker Open micro-site. It’s basically everything you would want to know about the Borgata Summer Poker Open from schedules and results to links to our live tournament blog.

From Event 1, the $300,000 guaranteed three-day $350 + $50 opener starting June 10, through the $500,000 guaranteed Borgata Summer Poker Open Championship on June 21 to the final daily main event on June 27 — it’s all there.

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May 20

Online Registration Open for the Borgata Summer Poker Open

Summer Poker Open

Online registration for the Borgata Summer Poker Open, is now open and for most Borgata grinders, it’s about time.

After all, it’s been, like, three weeks since the Borgata Spring Poker Open ended and people have been getting a little antsy.

Ok, seriously, the Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa offers more poker action than any casino on the East Coast including five, count ‘em, five seasonal opens like the Borgata Summer Poker Open.

The summer open offers up 19 main events including a combined $1.1 million in guaranteed prize pools over its 18-day run.

The opening event—always the biggest field, so online reservations are recommended—is a $300,000 guaranteed, $350 + $50 Deep Stack No Limit Tournament that kicks off June 10. The tournament has three opening sessions with one on June 10 at 11am and two on June 11 at 10am and 8pm respectively.

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