Bodog Open IV Championship Event Winner is MrElPasoNovember 9, 2009 11:49 pm
There is a new winner in online poker as of Sunday night when ‘MrElPaso’ won the Championship Event of the Bodog Poker Open IV. He outlasted 257 players to take first place and over $36,000 dollars.
Bodog Poker Pro David Williams said, “With the Bodog Poker Open IV, Bodog.com has given online poker players of all stripes the chance to win big while garnering the exposure they deserve. I’d like to personally congratulate ‘MrElPaso’ for his impressive victory in the Bodog Poker Open IV. His win cements his status as one of online poker’s newest stars, and I’m confident we’ll be seeing him at plenty of final tables to come.”
In addition to all the cash he will also be featured in a multi page spread in an international poker magazine and will also get extensive coverage on Bodog.com and Bodog Beat.
The Championship Event of the Bodog Poker Open ran players $500 dollars to buyin and was the last event in the weeklong series that attracted 2,646 players total.
In all there was $368,000 in cash prizes plus the $65,000 dollars in additional prize money that Bodog Poker added to the pots. The Championship Event had the largest prize pool with $145,790 dollars and included in the pot is $25,000 dollars that Bodog added to the pool.
Bodog Championship Event Final Table Results:
9. LIVIN LOUD
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