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Keep your emotions in check. Play rationally. Keep your cool. One of the most popular and engaging card games, poker offers players a chance to test their skills against each other.

With over 40 tables in a state-of-the-art room, Mohegan Sun's Casino of the Wind is the East Coast's premier destination for poker! Featuring an array of games such as Omaha, Texas Hold 'Em and Seven-Card Stud, Mohegan Sun's got the game for every enthusiast.

John Caputo takes the trophy and $29,000 at the Summer showdown main event.

07.30.17
11:30 pm

John Caputo against some very tough competition and from coming back from being short stacked several times. John at one point was down to just a few big blinds however when the chop deal was reached he had a 4 to 1 chip lead on the Ted and Roland.

John Caputo with the trophy .  1st place Mohegan sun showdown event.

 

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John Caputo with the Trophy

 

 

 

 

 

 

Blogged and photos by Poker Mike AKA (allinwithjesus)

3 Way Chop deal reached in the Mohegan Showdown Main event.

07.30.17
11:13 pm

The negotiations lasted well over 25 minutes on a final table that lasted more than 7 hours.

The final deal was that John Caputo takes home the trophy, the title and $29,000.00

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Ted Burt takes home $22,000

 

 

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Roland Israelashvili  Takes home $22,000.

Caputo kills the Kloc . JJ against 44 Kloc leaves with 4th place and $11,360.00

07.30.17
10:33 pm

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Kloc leaves with 4th place

1st place trophy for Mohegan Sun Showdown 25 k guarantee

07.30.17
10:19 pm

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Behden Ferendougoh 1st place trophy.

7 way chop for 25 K $4838 ea.

07.30.17
10:17 pm

 

 

 

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part of the 7 way chop and the only one who wanted a photo opp

MAX

John Tavss

Basil J Congo

Gen Krishnanand

Raymond Martinez

Max Wiosona

unnamed player.

Rawlinson picks up $8,514.00 for 5th in the Mohegan showdown main event.

07.30.17
09:40 pm

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Ken Rawlinson out at 5th in the Mohegan Showdown event. 

 

 

Blogged by Poker Mike AKA (allinwithjesus)

Roland Israelashvili eliminates Ken Rawlinson kk vs AJ Mohegan summer showdown main event.

07.30.17
09:37 pm

Roland Israelaashvilli called Ken Rawlinson’s all in and Kloc folded after a brief hesitation and showed A rag.

When the cards were turned over this is what we saw KK for Rawlinson and AJ for Roland

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Rawlinson KK

 

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A J for Israelashvili

 

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Safe flop for Rawlinson

 

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The river is an Ace and Roland picks up another 475 k and has over  800,000

Tough final five battling it out, likely no chop deal. Mohegan Sun Showdown

07.30.17
08:52 pm

The final five are exchanging chips and there is not likely to be a chop at this time.

All players are experienced final table players and each have impressive poker stats.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Blogged and photos by Poker Mike aka (all in with Jesus

Rudy Paul Up to 360 k in the 25k Mohegan sun showdown. Quad queens

07.30.17
08:43 pm

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Rudy Paul up to over 360 k with quad queens

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Father and daughter in the money at Mohegan Showdown, John and Erica TavSs. Erica out playing her dad over 200 k

07.30.17
08:22 pm

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John and Erica have the same birthday and are IN THE MONEY IN THE 25 K GUARANTEE AT THE MOHEGAN SHOWDOWN.