The $450 Almighty Stack NLH event drew a total of 1,656 entries to create a prize pool of over $640,000. There was no shortage of action throughout the three days of play and when the dust settled Dan Walsh was the last man standing.
Walsh came in to Day 3 as the overall chip leader and held strong at the top for much of the day. He brought more than a 2-1 chip lead into heads up play with Frank Morasco but at one point the tables turned.
Morasco was able to battle back and moved into more than a 2-1 chip lead of his own. Walsh kept his composure and it didn’t take long for him to regain control.
In the end Morasco moved all in holding against the of Walsh and the flop all but sealed the deal for Walsh who flopped a set of fours.
Walsh takes him second Borgata Poker Open trophy for his victory along with $125,286 brining his live career tournament earnings to over $250,000.
Final Table Results (click here for full results)
|1||DANIEL WALSH||BOYNTON BEACH, FL||$125,286|
|2||FRANK MARASCO||MORRIS PLAINS, NJ||$78,710|
|3||PATRICK CURZIO||CLIFTON, VA||$49,186|
|4||ALEXANDER ROCHA||FLAGLER BEACH, FL||$41,456|
|5||DONALD FARNEN||ORANGE CT, CT||$34,375|
|6||COLLIN WHYTE||BROOKLYN, NY||$27,629|
|7||MARK SEUBERT||EGG HARBOR TWP, NJ||$21,525|
|8||ANDREW WHETZEL||HARRISONBURG, VA||$15,742|
|9||OSCAR MENJIVAR||UNIONDALE, NY||$11,244|
|10||CHRISTOPHER LAIETA||BENSALEM, PA||$7,389|