Paggeot, Pillai & Rocha Declare Titles on Final Day of Finish Boss Poker Sequence on BetMGM

From November 23-28, Darren Elias hosted his “The Finish Boss Poker Sequence” at the BetMGM platform in a trio of states — Michigan, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania.

Every state held its personal seven-event sequence with buy-ins starting from $150-$1,060, and as an entire it proved to be a good fortune as a mixed 1,737 entrants competed and $856,600 prize cash awarded.

In the event you’re fascinated with taking part in on BetMGM, obtain with those hyperlinks:

New Jersey: https://poker.nj.betmgm.com

Pennsylvania: https://poker.pa.betmgm.com

Michigan: https://poker.mi.betmgm.com

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Shankar Pillai
Shankar Pillai

On Saturday, “The Finish Boss Poker Sequence” persevered in New Jersey with the $1,060 buy-in Match #6: $150K GTD Major Match 8-Max, a event that attracted 179 runners. That surpassed the ensure by means of making a $179,000 prize pool that used to be paid out to the highest 24 finishers.

Sadly for BetMGM Ambassador Darren “Darren_Elias” Elias, for whom the sequence is known as after, he used to be not able to get the rest going and exited empty-handed in 51st position. In a similar fashion, Keith “ClarkWesterfeld” Donovan did not make any cash by means of busting at the bubble in twenty fifth position.

Amongst the ones to complete within the cash however fall wanting the general desk had been Michael “Gags30” Gagliano (twenty first – $1,668.28), Anthony “Flawliesbinkage” Maio (twentieth – $1,849.07), Angel “chromeking” Lopez (fifteenth – $2,237.50), Ross “Thehebrewhammer” Gottleib (thirteenth – $2,237.50), Daniel “centrfieldr23” Lupo (twelfth – $2,864), and Dan “mj23style” Sewnig (tenth – $2,864).

It took 8 hours and 12 mins of play ahead of three-time Global Sequence of Poker (WSOP) bracelet winner Shankar “burgerssss” Pillai defeated Mike “MistaMenza” Menzer in heads-up play to win the identify for $42,942.10. Pillai additionally gained a unfastened access into a different New Yr Knockout Event.

Finish Boss New Jersey Match #6 Ultimate Effects

Position Position Prize
1 Shankar “burgerssss” Pillai $42,942.10
2 Mike “MistaMenza” Menzer $29,356
3 “RamPoker64” $20,764
4 “Core4” $15,841.50
5 “IamLucyy” $12,261.50
6 “chaposticks” $9,039.50
7 Frederick “Got_Milk” Ferrell $7,160
8 “SugarJ” $5,370
End Boss New Jersey

Finish Boss New Jersey Winners

Throughout its seven tournaments, the Finish Boss Poker Sequence within the Lawn State catered to a mixed 717 entrants and awarded $357,900 in prize cash. Most of the state’s very best competed together with David “TheKing411” Coleman, Dan “mj23style” Sewnig, and Ross “Thehebrewhammer” Gottleib, simply to call a couple of.

As for Elias, his very best efficiency got here when he completed 3rd in Match #5: $535 Saturday 6-Max NL for $5,600.

Here is a take a look at those that captured Finish Boss Poker Sequence titles in New Jersey:

Date State Event Entries Prize Pool Winner Prize
11/23/21 NJ Match #1: $535 No-Restrict Grasp’em 89 $44,500 “Cholie” $13,906
11/24/21 NJ Match #2: $215 Pot-Restrict Omaha 76 $20,000 “gary_kos” $6,566
11/25/21 NJ Match #3: $320 8-Max PKO Bounty 58 $25,000 “Cshmncs” $8,517.51
11/26/21 NJ Match #4: $215 Freezeout 8-Max NLH 77 $15,400 “stiltwalk1974” $5,055.82
11/27/21 NJ Match #5: $535 Saturday 6-Max NL RE 68 $40,000 “ZenRead” $11,770.40
11/28/21 NJ Match #6: $1,060 Major Match 179 $179,000 Shankar “burgerssss” Pillai $42,942.10
11/28/21 NJ Match #7: $215 2nd Likelihood 8-Max 170 $34,000 Alex “Hashtag_Hashtag” Rocha $8,156.60

Corey “C0rgasm231” Paggeot Wins Michigan Finish Boss Major Match

Corey Paggeot
Corey Paggeot

On Sunday, “The Finish Boss Poker Sequence” $1,060 buy-in Match #6: $100K GTD Major Match 8-Max NLH used to be introduced to avid gamers in Michigan. The event attracted 113 runners, which surpassed the ensure with a $113,000 prize pool.

That used to be paid out to the highest 20 finishers, and amongst the ones to money after “ship it” exited because the bubble boy in twenty first position had been “farmhand” (nineteenth – $1,615.90), “TheDuke8605” (fifteenth – $1,921), “mattchewy77” (twelfth – $2,260), and “CordGarcia” (eleventh – $2,260).

Just about making his 3rd ultimate desk of the “Finish Boss Poker Sequence” used to be “georgejanssen”, who bowed out one spot shy in 9th position for $2,712.

It took 6 hours and 45 mins of play for a winner to emerge, and it came about after well known poker professional Corey “C0rgasm231” Paggeot and “Simsalabim” struck a heads-up deal that noticed the latter declare $21,044.21 in prize cash whilst the previous were given $23,138.79 and the identify.

Finish Boss Michigan Match #6 Ultimate Desk Effects

Position Position Prize
1 Corey “C0rgasm231” Paggeot $23,138.79*
2 Simsalabim” $21,044.21*
3 “NateTheGrape” $13,085.40
4 “ALL4one1forALL” $10,057
5 “LAO487” $7,797
6 “marioparty” $5,763
7 “Rryan0915” $4,520
8 “coNNB” $3,503

*Denotes heads-up deal.

End Boss Michigan Winners

The End Boss Poker Series in the Wolverine State catered to a combined 548 runners over its seven events and awarded $248,200 in prize money. Here’s a look at those who captured End Boss Poker Series titles in Michigan:

Date State Tournament Entries Prize Pool Winner Prize
11/23/21 MI Event #1: $535 No-Limit Hold’em 62 $31,000 “JBird401” $8,162
11/24/21 MI Event #2: $215 Pot-Limit Omaha 69 $15,000 “ALLforOne1forALL” $3,949
11/25/21 MI Event #3: $320 8-Max Bounty 60 $20,000 “georgejanssen” $5,773.30
11/26/21 MI Event #4: $215 Friday Freezeout 8-Max RE 53 $10,600 “Cuz1455” $3,167.08
11/27/21 MI Event #5: $535 Saturday 6-Max NL RE 68 $34,000 “Vmendi123” $12,954
11/28/21 MI Event #6: $1,060 Main Event 113 $113,000 Corey “C0rgasm231” Paggeot $23,138.79
11/28/21 MI Event #7: $215 Second Chance 8-Max 123 $24,600 “georgejanssen” $5,658

“Do_psychedelics” Victorious in End Boss Pennsylvania Main Event

End Boss PA Main Event

On Sunday players in Pennsylvania competed in The End Boss Poker Series $1,060 buy-in Event #6: $100K GTD Main Event, a tournament that attracted 123 entrants and offered up a $123,000 prize pool to the top 20 finishers.

Among those to make the money after “Potstricker” bubbled in 21st place were “NitWithTrix” (20th – $1,758.90), “No Tilt Pls” (16th – $2,091), “DrRockNLaw” (12th – $2,460), “Love2Lose22” (7th – $4,920), “LetMeWin3437” (5th – $8,487), and “CleggsOnGG” (4th – $10,947).

After “eto47” bowed out in third place for $14,243.40, the title came down to “AFA5671” and “Do_psychedelics”. After 7 hours and 43 minutes of play, the latter came out on top to claim the title and $28,290 first-place prize.

End Boss Pennsylvania Event #6 Final Results

Place Place Prize
1 “Do_psychedelics” $23,290
2 “AFA5671” $19,803
3 “eto47” $14,243.40
4 “CleggsOnGG” $10,947
5 “LetMeWin3437” $8,487
6 “Grand River 570” $6,273
7 “Love2Lose22” $4,920
8 “Achelous” $3,813

End Boss Pennsylvania Winners

Over the course of its seven events in the Keystone State, the End Boss Poker Series catered to a combined 472 entrants and awarded $250,500 in prize money.

Here’s a look at those who captured End Boss Poker Series titles in Pennsylvania:

Date State Tournament Entries Prize Pool Winner Prize
11/23/21 PA Event #1: $535 No-Limit Hold’em 65 $32,500 “TwinSpin” $8,557
11/24/21 PA Event #2: $215 Pot-Limit Omaha 52 $15,000 “moontime” $4,481
11/25/21 PA Event #3: $320 8-Max PKO Bounty 44 $20,000 “ZetaPoker” $5,008.54
11/26/21 PA Event #4: $215 Freezeout 8-Max NLH 39 $10,000 “Tbb1798” $3,324.60
11/27/21 PA Event #5: $535 Saturday 6-Max NL RE 54 $30,000 “Grand River 570” $8,963.40
11/28/21 PA Event #6: $1,060 Main Event 123 $123,000 “Do_psychedelics” $28,290
11/28/21 PA Event #7: $215 Second Chance 8-Max 95 $20,000 “gravytrain” $4,800

Author: Bradley Watson