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2015 Minnesota State Poker Championship

Mn State Poker Champs Logo W-Out Year

Its already that time again! Canterbury Park is hosting the 2015 Minnesota State Poker Championship this year a few weeks earlier than usual.  The series will take place Feb 24 – Mar 8.

Grand Series at Grand Casino, Feb 21 – Mar 1

Grand Casino ML New Logo

The Grand Series at Grand Casino Mille Lacs is back February 21 – March 1. The popular series to northern Minnesota players will include several prelim events, qualifiers and boast a $100,000 Guaranteed Main Event prize pool.

Alexander & Alsup Cash WPT Borgata

Matt Alexander

Congrats to Matt Alexander and Rich Alsup who both ran deep in the grueling WPT $3,500 Borgata Winter Poker Open Main Event.  

Matt Alexander in Final 27 of WPT Borgata


Only 27 runners remain heading into Day 4 of the $3,000,000 GTD Borgata Winter Open. Each player will take home no less than $14,879.  The remaining players will be competing for a $712,305 first place prize! 

5 MN Players Advance to Borgata Winter Poker Open Day 3

EV3 Matt Alexander

Five Minnesota players have advance to Day 3 of the Borgata Winter Poker Open. Matt Alexander leads the MN reps with 385,500! 

10 MN Players Advance to Borgata Winter Poker Open Day 2

GMNFO-2015 Results poster

The Winter Poker Open at the Borgata in Atlantic City has arrived at Day 2.  The $3,500 buy-in event with a $3,000,000 Guarantee attracted 989 entrants (909 to hit Guarantee) – down from 1,229 in 2014. 

Rob Wazwaz Wins 2015 Great MN Freeze Out

GMNFO-2015 Results poster

Rob Wazwaz does it again! Just one week after winning the Big Stack Avalanche tournament for $36,297, Wazwaz wins the 2015 Great MN Freeze Out at Canterbury Park for $41,109!

Freeze Out Day 1 Complete, Abramowicz Leads

David A

Day 1 of the Canterbury Park Great MN Freeze Out is complete, they $1,100 buy-in event attracted 163 runners with 41 advancing to Sunday’s Day 2.

Blake Bohn Chip Leader of Freeze Out Day 1a

Blake Bohn - Colorado

Just like the sun comes up every day, Blake Bohn bagged another chip-leading stack. The Great MN Freeze Out attracted 74 runners for Day 1a and 17 advanced to Sunday’s Day 2.

Rob Wazwaz Wins Big Stack Avalanche, $36,297

Rob Wazwaz

Congrats to Rob Wazwaz of Brooklyn Park who defeated a 297-entrant field to win the Big Stack Avalanche tournament at Running Aces.

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