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Poker Star Selbst at Borgata Final Table

One of poker’s biggest stars, Vanessa Selbst, is at the final table of the WPT Borgata Poker Open Championship in Atlantic City. World Poker Tour final tables have six players and Selbst entered the final day on Friday second in chips with 7.9 million. Cong “Andy” Pham, of Naples, Fal.,...
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Bucks Co. Player Bests Actor at Borgata

Ed Walsh, a 34 year old mortgage banker from Newtown, Pa., not only won a Borgata Poker Open tournament over the weekend, he has a terrific story to tell for a long time. Walsh, a self-described “Joe Schmoe”, bested movie star and poker enthusiast James Woods for a payday of...
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Borgata Poker Open Set for September

The Borgata will hold its 11th annual Poker Open tournament starting just after Labor Day that will conclude with a televised World Poker Tour championship. The Borgata Poker Open will be Sept. 3-20. It will begin with a $560 buy-in deep stack no-limit hold’em re-entry event with a $2 million...
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Pittsburgh Player Wins
Borgata WPT Event

Ben Hamnett, of Pittsburgh, won the Borgata Poker Open World Poker Tour championship early Saturday morning beating Matt Burnitz, of Bear, Del, in heads-up play. Hamnett earned more than $818,000 for the victory in the no-limit hold’em re-entry event that attracted 1,181 entrants and wound up extending through six days....
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Kerstetter out in 12th
At Borgata Champ. Event

Update: Jamie Kerstetter, an Atlantic City regular from Bensalem, finished 12th in the Borgata Poker Open World Poker Tour championship on Thursday. The $44,947 cash was the largest of Kerstetter’s career. She fell just two places shy of making the WPT final table. The final local player still competing for...
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