Poker Blog

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.

Burt, Kloc, Li and Ricciuti gathering chips now 3 more levels

07.29.17
09:52 pm

A lot has happened in level 13 with several eliminations. With 38 players left there are few still going strong and some new faces now that have chips.

 

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Ted Burt with over 280 k now

 

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Jun Li sits with over 245k

 

 

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Bobby Ricciuti closing in on 200 k

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Andrew kloc has 160 k

Roland Israelashvili and Mitch Garshofsky on table 1 chipping up.

07.29.17
09:25 pm

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Roland   over 100 k

 

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Mitch Garshofsky over 100 k

One of the toughest grinders in the room is Tarun Gulati with 90 K

07.29.17
09:21 pm

Tarun Gulati is a tournament grinder but don’t let that fool you he knows how to play the game.

 

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David Grandieri is the first player over 200 k ,chips moving around

07.29.17
08:40 pm

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Grandieri has the biggest chip stack in the room as of midway through level 12.  Chips have changed hands several times during the day however Grandieri is holding on and protecting his.

More of the staff at Mohegan Sun

07.29.17
08:32 pm

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Lacey (AKA The terminator) named by players as the dealer most likely to knock you out of the tournament.

 

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Robyn Married to Bob another dealer

 

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Khan (known for her egg rolls )

 

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Some players bring snacks

 

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Mike ( one of the friendliest dealers)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jeff Yanchek straightens out Farmen and Thomson

07.29.17
07:44 pm

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Jeff Yanchek straight on the turn gave him a 30 k plus pot and up to 190 k now and appears to be one of the top chip stacks in the room .

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Jeff shows Q 10 for a turned straight and Thomson and Farmen fold with out showing.

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Jeff Green takes one away at table 5 pushing over 100 k now in Mohegan Main.

07.29.17
07:16 pm

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Jeff Green takes the pot with Pocket Kings.

Player in 9 seat says he does not believe him. Jeff pushes up his stack.

Grandieri has a new photo and 95 k

07.29.17
06:37 pm

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up up up 95 k now

The General Interview at break. Thank you General for making Mohegan Blog better with audio interview

07.29.17
06:14 pm

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Click above Z0000013  for interview with THE GENERAL

 

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The General

 

 

Blog and Photo by Poker Mike AKA (allinwithjesus)

Prize pool posted for Mohegan Main Event $127,000 in the pool.

07.29.17
05:56 pm

$34,000 up top with a total number of entries 131 with 73 remaining

the payouts will go down to 15th place and bottom money will be $2033.00