Friday, April 9, 2010


Saturday, April 10 kicks-off the First Annual Borgata Spring Poker Open (April 10 - 30).

The Borgata Poker Room will feature 110 poker tables for both live action and tournament play throughout the 21-day competition. A total of sixty-events surround two signature events:
  • $3,500 Borgata Spring Poker Open Championship event (April 25–30), which features two starting dates, 30,000 in tournament chips and a $1 million guaranteed prize pool.
  • $7,500 East Coast Championship event (April 13–15), with an incredible structure, 30,000 in tournament chips and a $1/2 million guaranteed prize pool.

    Winner of each of these signature events wins a crystal trophy, custom championship bracelet and loads of CASH!

In addition, players will compete to win the crystal trophy and bragging rights for each of the remaining Main Events - there are a total of 26 Main Events - which include Texas Hold’Em No Limit, 6-Hand Max No Limit, H.O.S.E., Pot Limit Omaha, Omaha Stud, Seniors-only and Ladies-only events. Or they may take a shot at any of the 34 super satellites, survivors, and no limit hold’em events.

On-site registration for all events takes place in the Poker Room.


Follow the Borgata Blog, as Gorilla (Jeff Shurilla), Kaelaine Minton, Bradley Utz, Christopher Short and invited guests provide insights and coverage of this year's Borgata Spring Poker Open. The core team of Gorilla, Kaelaine, Bradley and Chris are compensated by Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa to provide coverage. Other guests are not directly compensated by Borgata.