Monday, September 5, 2011

9th Annual Borgata Poker Open

Borgata's Ninth Annual Borgata Poker Open 
September 7 - 23, 2011

This year's Borgata Poker Open tournament series kicks off with a $300,000 Guaranteed Deep Stack No Limit Hold'em event on Wednesday, September 7 in the Event Center.

The series' focal point is the 9th annual WPT Borgata Poker Open Championship event, for the first time in a Double Play format - in which you may play in Day 1A, Day 1B, or both. Borgata has maintained our signature structure, with 30,000 in starting chips, for the $3,500 buy-in event - which boasts a $3 Million Guaranteed prize pool!

The 57-event/17-day series will showcase a wide array of tournaments, including No Limit Hold’em, Deep Stack No Limit Hold’em, Bounty, Omaha, Seniors (50+) No Limit Hold’em, Heads Up NLH, and our first H.O.R.S.E. event during the Poker Open (Borgata Poker Open Schedule of Events).

On-Site Registration:
  • September 6:  9AM until 9PM (Poker Room)
  • September 7 - 19:  8AM until Midnight (Event Center)
  • September 20-21:  9AM until 9PM (Event Center)
  • September 22-23:  9AM until 9PM (Poker Room)

The featured WPT Borgata Poker Open Championship event (with 30,000 in starting chips) will be filmed from Day 1 through the final table and televised on Fox Sports Net.
$3,300 Buy-In + $200 Entry
September 18 - 23
  • Day 1A - Sunday, September 18 - 11AM 
  • Day 1B - Monday, September 19 - 11AM 
  • Day 2 - Tuesday, September 20 - 11AM 
  • Day 3 - Wednesday, September 21 - 11AM 
  • Day 4 - Thursday, September 22 - 11AM
  • Day 5 (Final Table) - Friday, September 23 - 3PM

Be a part of history and join the list of Borgata Poker Open Champions:

2010: Dwyte Pilgrim
2009: Olivier Busquet
2008: Vivek Rajkumar
2007: Roy Winston
2006: Mark Newhouse
2005: Al Ardebili
2004: Daniel Negreanu
2003: Noli Francisco

Follow the Borgata Blog, as Shurilla Guerrilla (Jeff Shurilla), Kaelaine Minton, Colonel Poker (Christopher Short), and Bradley Utz - along with invited guests - provide insights and coverage of this year's Borgata Poker Open. The core team of Jeff, Kaelaine, Chris and Bradley are compensated by Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa to provide coverage. Other guests are not directly compensated by Borgata.

Bring your game and may the flop fall your way.