Monthly Archives: October 2004

And Now, For an Entirely Different Omaha 8 Tournament!

So day nine was the $1500 Omaha 8 event. Had to do a separate post on that one, since I played in it! I have very little real experience with O8. I have played LL cash games in order to … Continue reading

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$1000 Limit Omaha Eight or Better Tournament

Anyone for No-Limit Omaha Eight? At this tournament there¬†were some well known faces, just returning home from Aruba. Others were former winners from earlier this week, in previous events. The field was enthusiastic and ready for hot Omaha action. In … Continue reading

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$1500 NLHE Shootout

Only One Can Win a Shootout Top players dominated the NLHE Shootout field on Thursday. Among the participants, I spotted Richard Horton, Carlos Mortenson, Tom McEvoy, Charlie Shoten, Kathy Liebert, Jim Meehan and Barbara Laux. Competition was tops and each … Continue reading

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$1500 Limit Omaha Eight or Better

World Class Omaha Eight or Better…With One Exception There was some confusion over the starting time of the Omaha Eight or Better event, so the turnout was lower than expected, attracting only 18 players. The players who did participate were … Continue reading

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$1500 NLHE Tournament

The Cream Rises to the Top With great structures and a lot of starting chips, the cream seems to rise to the top of tournaments. After all, didn’t Johnny Moss take all of the money in a five month freeze-out … Continue reading

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$1500 NLHE Tournament

Another Star Studded Event As players filled the tournament room, several faces stood out among the crowd. This would be another tough field. Amir Vahedi was a few minutes late, holding his trademark cigar between his fingers. Kathy Liebert was … Continue reading

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$1000 NLHE Shootout

Back to Back Grand Slams For This World Class Player To rise above the ashes is something that all poker players try to attain. All try, most fail. Charlie Shoten is not a failure. The No-Limit Hold’em Shootout was a … Continue reading

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