Articles by: Tim Fiorvanti

Shawn Cunix Takes Big Lead into Day 4 of Borgata Winter Poker Open

Tim Fiorvanti | January 29, 2015

It was moving day Wednesday at the 2015 WPT Borgata Winter Poker Open. The first few hours of the day were dedicated to bursting the money bubble, and as soon as the final 90 were reached it was a matter of jockeying for position going into the playdown day on Thursday. As the last couple […]

The Field Reacts as the WPT Borgata Winter Open Bubble Bursts

Tim Fiorvanti | January 28, 2015

Day 3 of the 2015 WPT Borgata Winter Poker Open was set up to be moving day from the get-go, and after three hours of play Wednesday afternoon the final 90 players celebrated being in the money – with a chance at making an even deeper run as Day 3 rolled on. Here are just […]

Justin Lunin-Pack Leads, 136 Advance to Day 3 of Borgata Winter Poker Open

Tim Fiorvanti | January 28, 2015

While Winter Storm Juno battered most of the Northeast, including the vast majority of New Jersey Monday night into Tuesday, Atlantic City dodged the worst of things and suffered just a light dusting. It was good news for those still in the 2015 World Poker Tour Borgata Winter Poker Open, and with no delays to […]

‘One to Watch’ Kristy Arnett Talks About Her First WPT Experience

Tim Fiorvanti | January 27, 2015

The seven players picked to be BLUFF.com Season XIII WPT Ones to Watch are at various different points in their poker careers. While Garrett Greer and Jose Serratos are making final tables, Kristy Arnett sits on the other end of the spectrum – making her first real strides towards becoming a tournament pro. Arnett’s been […]

WPT Borgata WPO Makes $3M Guarantee as Winter Storm Juno Cripples NJ

Tim Fiorvanti | January 27, 2015

Things took a turn for the surreal Monday at the WPT Borgata Winter Poker Open as Winter Storm Juno hit New Jersey hard – so hard, in fact, that all of the players who made it through Day 1B were likely stuck at the Borgata overnight. New Jersey Governor Chris Christie issued a travel ban […]

Jamie Kerstetter Reflects on a Strong GSS Finish, WPO & More

Tim Fiorvanti | January 26, 2015

It’s been a busy few weeks for poker players in the state of New Jersey and, more specifically, those who headed down to Atlantic City. With over $6.5 million in guarantees during the Borgata Winter Poker Open and another $1 million-plus online in partypoker’s Garden State Super Series, there was quite a bit to get […]

Season XI Champion Andy Hwang Leads Borgata WPO After Day 1A

Tim Fiorvanti | January 26, 2015

Two years ago, Andy Hwang enjoyed the run of a lifetime in the Borgata Winter Poker Open and put up the biggest result of his career – a WPT title and $730,053. There’s an eternity left to be played in the 2015 version of the Winter Poker Open, but for at least one day Hwang […]

Examining Borgata’s Place in the History of the WPT

Tim Fiorvanti | January 25, 2015

The Borgata hosted its debut World Poker Tour event in 2003, early in the tour’s second season. They’d quickly become a staple on the WPT, and eventually one of the tour’s cornerstones over the next 11 years. Not only has Borgata hosted a WPT event every season since its debut, it’s had multiple events on […]

Meet the Newest Members of Team PokerStars Pro – Aditya Agarwal & Kosei Ichinose

Tim Fiorvanti | January 22, 2015

At the start of 2015, PokerStars announced two new members of Team PokerStars Pro – Aditya Agarwal from India and Kosei Ichinose of Japan. Agarwal and Ichinose are each the first player from their respective country of origin to join Team Pro, and each is set to make their official debut in that capacity at […]

Kevin Schulz Leads After PCA Win as 2015 BLUFF POY Race Begins

Tim Fiorvanti | January 21, 2015

With the 2015 PokerStars Caribbean Adventure in the books and the high profile events at the Aussie Millions set to start in the coming weeks, there’s no better time than the present to officially launch the 2015 BLUFF Player of the Year race. Dan Colman set the bar unimaginably high in 2014, but his results […]

Ilkin Garibli Wins 2015 PCA $25K High Roller, $1.1 M

Tim Fiorvanti | January 15, 2015

The stakes couldn’t have been much higher when Ilkin Garibli and Joe Kuether got heads-up for the 2015 PokerStars Caribbean Adventure $25,000 High Roller title. A deal that gave each of them a nearly equal share of money should have taken the tension out of the match-up, but with just the title, pride and a […]

Kevin Schulz Wins 2015 PCA Main Event, $1.49 Million

Tim Fiorvanti | January 14, 2015

Sometimes a player takes control of a final table early on and never looks back – and that was seemingly the case for Kevin Schulz Wednesday as he caught fire on his way to winning the 2015 PokerStars Caribbean Adventure Main Event. Schulz had to contend with a number of tough players on his way […]

Jean-Pascal Savard on Top as 11 Advance to Day 3 of PCA $25K High Roller

Tim Fiorvanti | January 14, 2015

For much of Day 2 of the 2015 PCA $25,000 High Roller, it looked as if they wouldn’t get anywhere close to a final table – but a late flurry of eliminations left just 11 players in contention. The top of the chip counts are quite bunched up, but Canadian Jean-Pascal Savard sits atop the […]

Chance Kornuth Leads as Six Remain in 2015 PCA Main Event

Tim Fiorvanti | January 14, 2015

Day 5 of the 2015 PokerStars Caribbean Adventure Main Event dragged on far longer than any of the previous days, but the stakes grew ever higher throughout the day as players fell one by one. With a final flurry just before the stroke of midnight, the final six players were confirmed and the stage was […]

Google Circle
Join my Circle on Google+

Plugin by Social Author Bio