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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.

Level 25 Blinds 15k/30k/5k

03.31.14
12:05 am

There are 6 players left in our $1100 main event!

Blinds are 15k/30k/5k

Average chip stack 1,025,000

Britt Korsman -1st Place High Heels Poker Tour ($3111)

03.30.14
11:58 pm

Congrats to Britt Korsman, our 1st place winner in the Spring Showdown HHPT Ladies Event!

Britt played a great tournament, outlasting his fellow players from start to finish.

Britt took down the top prize of $3,1111!

    2014 Spring Showdown – HHPT Ladies Only    
                                                                      $185 NLH    
         
  Participants: 69        
  Prize Pool : $10,375      
         
  Name City   Payout
         
1 Britt Korsman Greenville NH  $        2,130.00
2 Pamela Kelly Colchester CT  $       1400.00
3 Joan Bendetti Wynantskill NY  $        1,400.00
4 Nancy Martin Washington PA  $        1,400.00
5 Stacey Sullivan Old Town ME  $         1,400.00
6 Joyce Ciotti Norwich CT  $         1,400.00
7 Karen Schmidt Katonah NY  $           519.00
8 Judith Bielan Bayonne NJ  $           415.00
9 Laurie Walker Townsend MA  $           311.00

Spring Showdown $300 Event #11

03.30.14
11:05 pm

Players in the $300 event #11 are still playing and now in level 20 at blinds 8000/1600/2000

There are now 7 players left in the event!

The average chip stack is now 383,571

Best of luck to our players in event #11

Robert Melo – 7th Place Spring Showdown $1100 Main Event ($7955)

03.30.14
10:56 pm

Congrats to Robert Melo for placing 7th in our Spring Showdown $1100 Main Event

Robert took down a prize of $7,955

Level 24 Blinds 10k/20k/3k

03.30.14
10:53 pm

Our final table is pushing forward into deep blind levels now at 10k/20k/3k

There are only 6 players left in the event.

The average chip stack is 1,080,000

Chad Jackson – 8th Place Spring Showdown $1100 Main Event ($6372)

03.30.14
09:57 pm

Congrats to Chad Jackson for placing 8th in our Spring Showdown $1100 Main Event

Chad took down a prize of $6,372

Thomas Hoglund – 9th Place Spring Showdown $1100 Main Event ($4769)

03.30.14
09:46 pm

Congrats to Thomas Hoglund for placing 9th in our Spring Showdown $1100 Main Event

Thomas took down a prize of $4,769

Victor Cisario – 10th Place Spring Showdown $1100 Main Event ($3483)

03.30.14
09:36 pm

Congrats to Victor Cisario for placing 10th in our Spring Showdown $1100 Main Event!

Victor took down a prize of $3,483

Final table at the 2014 Spring Showdown $1100 Main Event #Springshowdown

03.30.14
09:20 pm

We have reached the final table of the main event here at Mohegan Sun!

See below for the list of player’s and their chip stacks in order by seat.

1.  Muhammud Rahim – 980k

2.  David Stefanski – 675k

3.  Dan O’Leary – 310k

4.  Andrew Gileno – 1.35M

5.  Linsford Geddes – 940k

6. Chad Jackson – 329k

7. Dena Pearlman – 960k

8.  Victor Cisario – 210k

9.  Robert Melo – 318k

10.  Thomas Hoglund – 120k

Chip Leaders Collide with over 275k pot

03.30.14
09:05 pm

Andrew Gileno and Dena Pearlman go head to head for the chip lead!

With 100k bet from Andrew, and the call from Dena, the pot quickly grew as the flop came out.

At the river Andrew took down the pot with two pair, aces and fives with a nine kicker!

Stay tuned for more updates on our $1100 main event.