Party/Borgata Poker NJCOP II Last Day Boasts Big Pay Days

njpsSUNDAYreviewThis past Sunday was one of the most highly anticipated weekends in regulated New Jersey online poker. The Party/Borgata Poker NJCOP II series came to an end and resulted in some pretty impressive pay days. Three first place prizes reached five figures. There were a total of 7 events which offered a whopping $355,000 in guaranteed prize pools. It’s not every Sunday in New Jersey do you see this much money up for grabs online in one day.

Black Ivy09 Strong Finish

US Poker School coach Black Ivy09 finished out the series with a 2nd and a 3rd in two different $10k guaranteed events. Look for his videos on these events in the coming week on uspokerschool.com video section.

The Main Event

The feature event was the $200 buy-in NJCOP II main event, which had the largest guarantee of any tournament since the birth of regulated online poker in New Jersey at $150,000. A total of 659 runners tallied up the $200 buy-in, which saw a $28,085 overlay.The winner was MattLoFan89 who will take home a healthy $25,613.

Event #29 was a $50 freeze-out offering a guarantee of $10,000. Taking it down was iganatz who cashed for $2,911.

NJCOP II event #31 was a ‘High-Roller’ event with a hefty $1,000 price tag and a guarantee of $75,000. MotherMary recorded the 5 figure pay out of $20,734 for the win.

$30,000 was up for grabs in event #32 which was a $200 buy in that attracted 363 players. Collecting the top prize of $5,953 was PullnPeel.

New Jersey poker player Jjinbk took down event #33 which was a $50,000 guarantee ‘Super Bounty’ adding $10,650 plus an extra $480 for 10 bounties collected.

A Heads-Up tournament was on tap for event #34 with a guarantee of $10,000. When the dust settled, layitdown08 made a deal with runner-up mags69 to cash for $2,406. mags69 took $2,394 for second place.

If you didn’t manage to cash in any of the previous 6 NJCOP II events that ran on Sunday, then event #35 fits right up your alley. A $20,000 guarantee turbo “Last Chance” tournament with a $200 buy-in attracted 158 runners, going over the guarantee by $9,230. In the end, Justin PocketProfits Wong was victorious earning $5,618 after a heads up deal.


Party/Borgata Poker NJ – NJCOP #29 – $10,000 GTD NLH Deepstack
Date: 4/26/2015
Buy-in: $50
Players: 359
Prizepool: $16,155

1 iganatz – $2,911
2 BlueSteel – $2,063
3 black_ivy09 – $1,454
4 clemslad – $1,195
5 stopcallingme – $1,026
6 RGAx732x – $864
7 iLikeTo4betU – $703
8 jmzit2u – $541
9 RonMexico – $381

Party/Borgata Poker NJ – NJCOP #30 – $150,000 GTD Main Event
Date: 4/26/2015
Buy-in: $200
Players: 659
Prizepool: $121,915 ($28,085 overlay)

1 MattLoFan89 – $25,613
2 jmoney – $18,450
3 jmzit2u – $12,750
4 speedypete – $10,125
5 deerpathdave – $8,175
6 johnsnow – $6,675
7 ChicagoBears85 – $5,175
8 YnotDonkeyOut – $3,825
9 TENAFLY_BILL – $2,850

Party/Borgata Poker NJ – NJCOP #31 – $75,000 GTD High-roller
Date: 4/26/2015
Buy-in: $1,000
Players: 97
Prizepool: $92,150

1 MotherMary – $20,734
2 HodorHodorHodor – $14,237
3 lolpokers – $11,242
4 iwillbustyou – $9,307
5 mixedfish – $8,017
6 DGZack – $6,819
7 FATDAN44 – $5,621
8 showmethecookie – $4,515
9 Billson – $3,502

Party/Borgata Poker NJ – NJCOP #32 – $30,000 GTD NLH
Date: 4/26/2015
Buy-in: $100
Players: 363
Prizepool: $33,033

1 PullnPeel – $5,953
2 shekel99 – $4,218
3 ScottBaumstein – $2,973
4 Zimm24 – $2,444
5 nomnomnom – $2,098
6 stevenmadara – $1,767
7 MadBum – $1,437
8 GirlOnFire – $1,107
9 outplaymenow – $780

Party/Borgata Poker NJ – NJCOP #33 – $50,000 GTD NLH Super Bounty High-roller
Date: 4/26/2015
Buy-in: $500
Players: 153
Prizepool: $36,720 ($13,280 overlay)

1 jjinbk – $10,650
2 El-Chapo – $7,250
3 JohnR1971 – $5,450
4 Chips_Jammed – $4,500
5 mrnissan50 – $3,850
6 MikeSexton – $3,300
7 jetsfan411 – $2,750
8 PartyVisionz – $2,250
9 Thatgood45 – $1,750

Party/Borgata Poker NJ – NJCOP #34 – $10,000 GTD NLH Heads Up
Date: 4/26/2015
Buy-in: $100
Players: 91
Prizepool: $8,281 ($1,719 overlay)

1 layitdown08 – $2,406*
2 mags69 – $2,394*
3 jsuppp – $1,000
4 centrfieldr23 – $1,000

*Heads Up Deal

Party/Borgata Poker NJ – NJCOP #35 – $20,000 GTD NLH Turbo Last Chance
Date: 4/26/2015
Buy-in: $200
Players: 158
Prizepool: $29,230

1 PocketProfits – $5,618*
2 mixedfish – $4,847*
3 due904 – $3,186
4 spraack – $2,631
5 TVHobo – $2,251
6 youngkoi – $1,929
7 NovaSky – $1,608
8 bobbyv64 – $1,315
9 FitzroidPoo – $1,023

*Heads Up Deal