US Online Sunday Briefing: "who_is_ivey" Wins $27K

US Online Sunday Briefing: "who_is_ivey" Wins $27K

United States Online Poker Briefing

The year started off with a bang at American-regulated online poker networks with the usual array of Sunday Majors.

"who_is_ivey" notched the biggest cash on Sunday after shipping the WSOP.com $100,000 GTD Sunday for $26,988.

Meanwhile, Nevada’s Ian Steinman and New Jersey’s Kathryn Stone Cappuccio both won big tournaments on Sunday.

Read on for a full look at the Sunday results from partypoker NJ, BorgataPoker.com, PlayMGM, WSOP.com NJ, WSOP.com Nevada, 888poker NJ, and the three 888poker clients in Delaware.Read on for a full look at the Sunday results from partypoker NJ, BorgataPoker.com, PlayMGM, WSOP.com NJ, WSOP.com Nevada, 888poker NJ, and the three 888poker clients in Delaware.

WSOP.com $15,000 Weekly Sunday Deepstack

Date Jan. 6
Buy-in $50
Guarantee $15,000
Entries 175
Prize pool $20,703
ITM 30

The WSOP.com $15,000 Weekly Sunday Deepstack surpassed its $15,000 guarantee with 175 entrants, plus 145 rebuys and 135 add-ons to generate a $20,703 prize pool. A total of 30 players cashed for a minimum of $188.

After more than seven and a half hours of play, "Trailrtrash" won the event for $5,590.

Notable players on the final table included David "dehhhhh" Coleman (fifth – $1,242), Kevin "prof.chaos" French (eighth – $497), and Ted "olmuggins" Ely (ninth – $352).

Place Player Prize
1 Trailrtrash $5,590
2 PhilLaak $3,261
3 zebra_debra $1,863
4 Zdvol632 $1,449
5 David "dehhhhh" Coleman $1,242
6 Jermz $1,035
7 findaway18 $787
8 Kevin "prof.chaos" French $497
9 Ted "olmuggins" Ely $352
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WSOP.com $100,000 GTD Sunday

Date Jan. 6
Buy-in $320
Guarantee $100,000
Entries 346
Prize pool $103,800
ITM 40

As is usually the case, the WSOP.com $100,000 GTD Sunday once again boasted the largest prize pool on Sunday at American-regulated online poker rooms. The tournament attracted 252 entrants and 94 rebuys to create a $103,800 prize pool. A total of 40 players secured at least a min-cash worth $571.

After nearly eight hours of play, "who_is_ivey" opened the new year in a big way by shipping the tournament for $26,988.

Also winning big at the final table were Seth "GirthBrooks" Davies (third – $9,134) and Pierre "P_aire_146" Deissler (seventh – $3,737).

Position Player Prize
1 who_is_ivey $26,988
2 FlatcallSPC $15,570
3 Seth "GirthBrooks" Davies $9,134
4 mrterry007 $7,058
5 Pierogi $5,917
6 GIFAFI $4,879
7 Pierre "P_aire_146" Deissler $3,737
8 Spaghettiii $2,491
9 meandharpua $1,765

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WSOP.com $30,000 Weekly Sunday

Date Jan. 6
Buy-in $500
Guarantee $30,000
Entries 82
Prize pool $38,294
ITM 8

The WSOP.com $30,000 Weekly Sunday smashed its $30,000 guarantee with 47 entrants and 35 rebuys generating a $38,294 prize pool. A total of eight players cashed for at least $1,991.

After almost five hours of play, Ian "apokerjoker2" Steinman won the event for a five-figure haul of $12,254 after besting David "bewater" Goodman (second – $6,893) in heads-up play.

Michael "LeftSid3" Haberman Jr. was the first player eliminated at the final table with a sixth-place finish worth $2,795.

Position Player Prize
1 Ian "apokerjoker2" Steinman $12,254
2 David "bewater" Goodman $6,893
3 Zeus1721 $4,787
4 sosana $4,021
5 bertperton $3,178
6 Michael "LeftSid3" Haberman Jr. $2,795
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BorgataPoker.com/partypoker/PlayMGM Sunday $35K GTD

Date Jan. 6
Buy-in $215
Guarantee $35,000
Entrants 156
Prize pool $35,000
ITM 18

The BorgataPoker.com/partypoker/PlayMGM Sunday $35K GTD featured $3,800 in overlay after the 156 entrants (106 entries and 50 reentries) fell 19 players of meeting the $35,000 guarantee. A total of 18 players cashed for at least $438.

After almost eight hours of play, "Stoops211" ended up victorious for $7,455. Also winning four-figure hauls at the final table were Michael "pay4medsch00l" Lavenburg (third – $3,815), Eric "alwaysliquid" Vanauken (seventh – $1,925), and Vladimir "Donate_here" Alexandrov (ninth – $1,225).

Position Player Prize
1 Stoops211 $7,455
2 vince99 $5,075
3 Michael "pay4medsch00l" Lavenburg $3,815
4 Rick_Grimes $3,150
5 Slummer1 $2,695
6 RoyWinston $2,310
7 Eric "alwaysliquid" Vanauken $1,925
8 supremetny $1,575
9 Vladimir "Donate_here" Alexandrov $1,225

PokerStars NJ Sunday Special $35,000 Gtd

Date Dec. 16
Buy-in $200
Guarantee $30,000
Entries 167
Prize pool $31,062
ITM 18

The PokerStars NJ Sunday Special $30,000 Gtd attracted 167 entries (101 entrants + 66 reentries) to create a $31,062 prize pool with a total of 27 players cashing for at least $311.

After nearly seven hours of play, Kathryn "BabyRaizer" Stone Cappuccio and "zapzer7" agreed to a heads-up deal awarding the duo $6,696 and $5,898 respectively.

Also at the final table were Yong "iFoldN0T" Kwon (third – $3,999), Matthew "el binko" Iles ($2,978), Edwin "GiantGeniu$" Roman ($1,702), and Paul "rimmer27" Scaturro (ninth – $681).

Position Player Prize
1 Kathryn "BabyRaizer" Stone Cappuccio $6,696
2 zapzer7 $5,898
3 Yong "iFoldN0T" Kwon $3,999
4 Matthew "el binko" Iles $2,978
5 jimmyblingz $2,042
6 Edwin "GiantGeniu$" Roman $1,702
7 s3lfreliance $1,362
8 XcrazylegsX $1,021
9 Paul "rimmer27" Scaturro $681

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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