Monthly Archives: October 2011

€200 Pot-Limit Omaha results

The €200 Omaha side event has also concluded here at the Irish Winter Festival. The results are: 1st. Gerry Mullan (€4,040) 2nd. Dennis L. McCartney (€2,510) 3rd. Klaudia Blazejowicz (€1,650) 4th. Barney Gribbin (€1,130) 5th. Brendan Keenan (€840) 6th. Jamie … Continue reading

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€400 No-Limit Hold ‘Em Results

The €400 Hold ‘Em side event has concluded. Here are the results: 1st. Runnar Lindepuu (€11,750) 2nd. Sean Whorriskey (€7,700) 3rd. Joe Grech (€5,500) 4th. Derek Redmond (€4,200) 5th. Rasheed Mahmood (€3,200) 6th. Cristian Tardea (€2,300) 7th. Antonis Poulengeris (€1,700) 8th. Marc Foggin (€1,400) 9th. Donal Kennedy (€1,150) 10th. James … Continue reading

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Matej Kokalj eliminated in 4th (€28,750)

We have just lost Matej Kokalj in 5th position who just 2 years ago also finished 4th in this event so an absolute tremendous performance from him once more. Matej Kokalj had about 500k when he shoved all in pre and … Continue reading

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A pair of double-ups

Having been crippled by John Keown just minutes ago, Chris Dowling just earned himself a river double-up when his K-4 outran the A-Q of Matej Kokalj on a board of 6-2-T-T-4. Dowling was up to 700,000 after the hand. In … Continue reading

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John Keown takes the chip lead

John Keown just took down a massive 2.5 million chip pot in a clash with Chris Dowling. Keown opened the pot for a raise pre-flop and, when the action got around to Chris, declared that “I’m ahead”. Chris, seemingly taking … Continue reading

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Chip Counts for the remaining 4

Noel O Brien – 2,000,000 Chris Dowling – 1,800,000 John Keown – 1,000,000 Matej Kokalj – 1,000,000

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Level 27

Blinds now increase to 25,000/50,000/3,000

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Matej Kokalj earns a double-up

Chris Dowling opens the pot on the button, and Matej Kokalj moves his 719,000 chips into the middle from the SB. After requesting a count of Kokalj’s stack, Dowling pushes a big stack of white 25,000-value chips over the line. … Continue reading

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Sole Survivor Heads Up

We now have 2 players remaining in the PaddyPowerPoker.com IWF 2011 Sole Survivor competition with €10k cash & €10k in tournament buyins up for grabs. John Keown has roughly 1,200,000 and Matej Kokalj is sitting with the same on 1,235,000

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Michael Mazilu eliminated in 5th (€22,750)

Michael Mazilu, who returned from the dinner break as the table short stack with 439,000 has just been eliminated from the Main Event. He got his chips in with Qh-Jd against the Ad-Kh of John Keown. Neither player improved on … Continue reading

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