Ali wins WSOPC Atlantic City main event

April 25, 2011  

Here are the results of the WSOP Circuit ring events at Harrah's Caesars property in Atlantic City. The series ran March 2-14. Brian Ali of Brooklyn won the $1,650 NLHE Main Event, taking home $139,284.

Ring Event 1 • $350 NLHE
Entries: 742 • Prize Pool: $215,922
1. Tsung Lu, Flushing, NY, $43,184
2. Matt Lope, Gloucester City, NJ, $26,623
3. Brian Ali, Brooklyn, $19,627
4. Ryan Chapman, Germantown, MD, $14,628
5. Kent DeMott, Leominster, MA, $11,048
6. Joseph Opie, Fair Haven, NJ, $8,453
7. David Mayo, Ocean City, NJ, $6,548
8. Mitchell Friedman, Chatham, NJ, $5,136
9. L. John Lakatosh, Red Lion, PA, $4,078
10. Thao Tran, Arlington, VA, $3,277

Ring Event 2 • $570 NLHE
Entries: 254 • Prize Pool: $123,190
1. Peter Ippolito, East Meadow, NY, $30,181
2. Brian Adeagna, $18,648
3. Andrew Caldarelli, Philadelphia, $13,473
4. Todor Blazevski, Wayne, NJ, $9,915
5. Dara Esfandiar, New York, $7,428
6. Mike Coleman, Hillsborough, NJ, $5,660
7. Leo Palermo, Ortley Beach, NJ, $4,385
8. Eric Grosberger, $3,453
9. D. Sotiropoulos, Appalachian, NY, $2,761
10. Gregory Joslyn, Garden City, NY, $2,243

Ring Event 3 • $350 LHE
Entries: 158 • Prize Pool: $45,978
1. Dennis Summers, Char’ville, VA, $12,414
2. Michael Walls, Newark, DE, $7,671
3. Peter Campo, Waterford, CT, $5,522
4. Thomas Balla, Bellerose, NY, $4,047
5. Mark Sykes, New Haven, CT, $3,018
6. Chris Tryba, Las Vegas, $2,291
7. Wasyl Zaliwiciw, Philadelphia, $1,768
8. Wayne Thomas, Oxford, NC, $1,387
9. Chris Reslock, Atlantic City, $1,106
10. Dennis Broderick, Tinton Falls, NJ, $896

Ring Event 4 • $570 NLHE
Entries: 386 • Prize Pool: $187,210
1. Paul Lambrakis, Brooklyn, $41,186
2. Mun Nguyen, Pittsburgh, $25,451
3. Steve Cordrey, Millsboro, DE, $18,597
4. Michael Senter, Fall Church, VA, $13,808
5. Chris Lim, Bronx, $10,412
6. Chris Dandrea, Nashville, $7,969
7. Joe Loriggio, Astoria, NY, $6,189
8. David Levy, Rockville Center, NY, $4,874
9. Wayne Kaufmann, Smithtown, NY, $3,893
10. Scott Fredriksen, Mahopac, NY, $3,152

Ring Event 6 • $830 NLHE
Entries: 155 • Prize Pool: $112,762
1. Travell Thomas, Buffalo, $30,445
2. Dara Esfandiar, New York, $18,815
3. Steven Krasner, Brooklyn, $13,543
4. Matt Kalinowski, Westampton, NJ, $9,926
5. V. Arkhangelsky, Brooklyn, $7,403
6. K. Lesichkov, Gaithersburg, MD, $5,618
7. Mickey Woll, Manahawkin, NJ, $4,336
8. Kevin Mina, Durand, MI, $3,402
9. Shelly Turk, Marlsboro, NJ, $2,713
10. Gregory Joslyn, Garden City, NY, $2,197

Ring Event 5 • $350 NLHE
Entries: 477 • Prize Pool: $138,807
1. Jaeik Cho, Tokyo, $29,843
2. Oliver Entine, Philadelphia, $18,451
3. Matthew Piccolo, Dumont, NJ, $13,479
4. James Governa, Richboro, PA, $9,992
5. Ronnie Plyler, Waxhaw, NC, $7,515
6. Eric Crammer, Shillington, PA, $5,732
7. Steven Damico, Staten Island, NY, $4,434
8. Paul Mattioda, Knoxville, TN, $3,479
9. Richard Contreras, Queens, NY, $2,769
10. Zak Babazadeh, Columbia, MD, $2,233

Ring Event 7 • $350 Omaha
Entries: 90 • Prize Pool: $26,190
1. Mun Nguyen, Pittsburgh, $8,380
2. Norman Merritt, Rock Hill, SC, $5,179
3. Harry Frankel, Monsey, NJ, $3,625
4. Doug Carli, Alliance, OH, $2,641
5. Guy Tull, Annapolis, MD, $1,943
6. Ranson Nelson, Fredericksburg, VA, $1,451
7. Kevin Gugliaotta, L. Hopatlong, NJ, $1,164
8. Gregory Kolo, $970
9. Edward Hwang, Collingswood, NJ, $833

Ring Event 8 • $1,100 NLHE
Entries: 185 • Prize Pool: $179,450
1. Gregg Fishberg, Willow Grove, PA, $46,657
2. Jeff Manning, Chesapeake, VA, $28,821
3. Edwin Lau, Philadelphia, $20,810
4. Scott Carpenter, Fairfax St., VA, $15,283
5. Keith Crowder, Elkins Park, PA, $11,418
6. Jason Notter, Lynbrook, NY, $8,676
7. Joseph Pitti, East Meadow, NY, $6,702
8. Roland Israelashvili, Forest Hill, NY, $5,263
9. Dennis Summers, Char’ville, VA, $4,199
10. Dimitrios Bergos, Baltimore, $3,404

Ring Event 9 • $350 NLHE
Entries: 288 • Prize Pool: $83,808
1. Vincent Basilicata, Queens, $20,113
2. Sirous Jamshidi, Broumall, PA, $12,430
3. Russell Crane, Howell, NJ, $9,019
4. Sheree Bykofsky, New York, $6,654
5. John Koliner, Northport, NY, $4,990
6. Hovan Nguyen, Pasadena, MD, $3,803
7. Alex Rivera, New York, $2,943
8. Chris Kennedy, Harrisburg, PA, $2,313
9. Marcel St. Denis, Pasadena, MD, $1,845
10. Vinson Harrell, Jacksonville, FL, $1,494

$1,650 Main Event
Entries: 442 • Prize Pool: $643,110
1. Brian Ali, Brooklyn, $139,284
2. John Andress, Doylestown, PA, $86,071
3. Pat Houchins, Annapolis, MD, $62,893
4. Ellis Frazier, Troy, VA, $46,698
5. Roland Israelashvili, Forest Hill, NY, $35,213
6. Jeffrey Rowland, Fortville, IN, $26,951
7. Jerry Van Strydneck, Arlington, VA, $20,930
8. Al Winchester, Falls Church, VA, $16,486
9. Joseph Caffrey, Toms River, NJ, $13,168
10. Adam Lippert, Brooklyn, NY, $10,661