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TinaB

Roz Quarto takes a HUGE pot from Nancy Tyner and we're in the MONEY!!

June 08, 2008

Roz Quarto raised to 4700 and Tyner called. The flop was 8/8/7, Nancy bet 6000 hoping to take the pot but Quarto called. The turn came a Jack and Tyner bet out again, this time for 10K, but Quarto moved all-in and Nancy Tyner called. Quarto...

TinaB

10 From the Money Now...

June 08, 2008

Only 10 from the money and the big stacks are putting the pressure to the baby stacks. On table 12 Nancy Todd Tyner got twisted up in a big hand with a player with a nice sized stack. Raised pre-flop the two got their money in again on the flop of...

TinaB

Getting Very Close Now to the MONEY!!

June 08, 2008

Show me the MONEY!!....We're at 135 players and the money starts at 99!! Short players are going to try to hang in to the money and big stacks are going to scarf up and steal as much as they can.....it should get rowdy now.

TinaB

Mary Jones is out.....

June 08, 2008

Mary has been trying to hang on for the money and catch a playable hand in the meantime, but one out of two of these would happen. Mary caught a pocket pair of 5's and got one caller. AQ turned over and the flop hit the table with K/10/J.....the...

TinaB

Mary Jones Doubles up to $3500

June 08, 2008

Mary Jones finds A/7os in mid position and pushes her 975 into the middle. Men Nguyen is at the table checking out his wifes HUGE stack and see Mary all-in. He touches her chips for good luck, and says, "All you can eat BABY!" and with that she...

TinaB

2006 WSOP Champ, Mary Jones is on life-support

June 08, 2008

Blinds against blinds, on a board of Q856 the SB moved all in and Mary called from the BB. Mary showed AQ and the SB showed two pair Q6, the river came a 7 and left Mary Jones with only 1100 in chips.

TinaB

Maureen Feduniak is eliminated

June 08, 2008

In an attempt to get some much needed chips, Maureen pushed her last 2000 chips with pocket 3's. Unfortunately, pocket 9's called her, and it was time for Maureen to go home. Maureen had the task of working two tournaments at once today, and went...

TinaB

Back from Dinner!

June 08, 2008

We're back from dinner and everyone is ready to get dow to business! Several tables are getting very intense. Table #19 is fast becoming a battlefield. There are two champions on that table. Nancy Todd Tyner, fresh off her championship win of...

TinaB

Vanessa Selbst is out!

June 08, 2008

She can now get the job done in event #13 $2500 NL.....she called an allin with KJh and ran into pocket Aces.

TinaB

That's Dinner!!

June 08, 2008

We'll be back in 90 minutes.....

TinaB

Selbst is doing much better is yesterday's tourney

June 08, 2008

In pulling double duty by playing two tournaments at once, Vanessa Selbst has moved into second place with her 274,000 chip stack in the #13 Event. However, she has managed to take her stack in the ladies event from 5500 to 15,800. Keeping up this...

TinaB

Linda Johnson pulls ahead in chips again

June 08, 2008

Linda's new table is getting a quick lesson on how she plays power poker. In early position she raised pre-flop to 1200 and gets one caller. The flop came Kd/4c/6c...Linda bet 1500, her opponent called. The turn was a Jh, Linda bet 5200 and her...

TinaB

Jan Fisher takes Queens to meet AA

June 08, 2008

Nope, Jan hasnt gone into AA....but she did run her pocket Queens into a pocket pair of Aces. The Aces held and Jan hit the rail.

We are down to 380 player in just over five hours of play.

TinaB

Linda Johnson moves to table 5 with Shulman and Feduniak

June 08, 2008

As Linda Johnson is packing her 13,500 chip stack to her new table she passes Clonie Gowen who pipes up, "Hey Linda, where did you get all those chips?!" Linda replied, "I rebought four times!!" As Linda sits down to her new table, everyone...

TinaB

Selbst and Feduniak are pulling double duty!

June 08, 2008

Vanessa Selbst and Maureen Feduniak are playing in two tournaments simutaneously. Vanessa has been moving back and forth between the ladies event, where she has about 9000. In the day two of event #13 $2500 NL, Vanessa Selbst is third in chips and...

TinaB

Half the Field is GONE!

June 08, 2008 1 comments

We havent reached the second break yet, but half the field is gone! The players are blaming the fast structure, and short beginning stack for the quick drop in players. We have 44 minutes left in level four and 600 players.
Most of the...

TinaB

Jennifer Shahade is chip leader at first break

June 08, 2008

The official entrants of the 2008 WSOP Ladies Event is 1191 players. At the first break we're down to 900 players. Chip leader at first break is Jennifer Shahade of Booklyn New York. Jennifer is fast becoming a familiar face around the WSOP...

TinaB

Lady Poker Shark Updates...

June 08, 2008 1 comments

Janice Goodman - out
Sabyl Cohen - out
JoJo -1800
Jen Gianera - 2250
Roni Soulsearching Taylor - 1100
Lucky Linda Johnson - 4200
Chellie RiverLady - 1100
Shirley PokerMom Williams - 1750
Jan PokerFish Fisher - 4000

More to come, I promise!

TinaB

Linda Johnson is running over her table

June 08, 2008

On table 17 The First Lady of Poker, Linda Johnson is running over her table. She took out actress Camryn Manheim when her pocket Aces held to Camryn's pocket Kings. Next victim to fall was Lee Watkinson's girlfriend Timmi. Linda has over 4000 in...

TinaB

Queens of Heart Team 2008

June 08, 2008

The Queens of Heart Team are all over the room. Identifiable by their pink t-shirts with the team logo, there will be a total of 32 players. Harrahs and the Queens of Heart Team will support the Nevada Cancer Institute, this years charity...

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