2014 Borgata Spring Open Event #1 Surpasses $1 Million Guarantee


Carlos-Alvarado  The first event of the Borgata Spring Open kicked off this week in New Jersey with a $1,000,000 guaranteed prize pool that has been shattered by 500 entries with a total of 2,482 entries spread across 770 runners.

Carlos Alvarado was crowned the winner after agreeing to a four-way chop paying the top four players $127,652.

Here are the results for Event #1.

Finish Player Prize
1 Carlos Alvarado $127,652*
2 Adam Pace $127,652*
3 Kevin Grabel $127,652*
4 Philip Neiman $127,652*
5 Mitchell Mantin $63,223
6 John Yanni $51,181
7 Zbigniew Fido $39,740
8 Matthew Itkin $28,902
9 Mikhail Mironenko $21,074

* Four-way chop

There is still plenty of action in Atlantic City’s Borgata leading up to Event 14, the televised WPT World Championship $15,400 buy-in Main Event which has a $5 million guaranteed prize pool.  The World Poker Tour has just a few days left at the Seminole Hard Rock Casino in Hollywood, Florida where a $5 million guaranteed prize pool is up for grabs before heading to the Borgata for back to back  main events guaranteed to pay out at least $5 million in prize money.


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