Oct 27 2:22 am

Dominick Sannino Wins Event 1 ($12,984)

Event 1 of the Bar Poker Open was the $230 NLH $30,000 Guaranteed. There were a total of 239 entries creating a prize pool of $47,800 crushing the guarantee.

When the dust settled Dominick Sannino was the last man standing. Sannino was involved in one of the most exciting hands of the tournament at the final table.

All of the chips went in the middle with Sannino holding against the of Lee Acerra. There was a king in the window on the flop for Sannino to crack the aces of Acerra.

Sannino scored the knockout vaulting to the top of the chip counts and never looked back. Sannino takes home his largest career tournament score earning $12,984 and his first Bar Poker Open trophy.

Below is a full look at the Event 1 final table results.

1. Dominick Sannino- $12,984+BPO Trophy
2. Daniel Williams- $7,650
3. Joey Cappuccio-  $4,405
4. Dan Conway- $3,570
5. Ramon Liriano- $2,782
6. Tony Najjar- $2,318
7. Richard Frazer- $1,855
8. Irving Pimentel- $1,391
9. Lee Acerra- $927
10. Mike Dobbs- $603

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Oct 27 1:35 am

Event 1: 2nd Place- Daniel Williams ($7,650)

$200+$30 Big Friday Monster Stack Kick Off
$30,000 Guarantee | Payouts
Level 26: 50,000/100,000/10,000 ante
Total Entries: 239
Players Remaining: 1

Daniel Williams

Dominick Sannino raised to 200,000 and Daniel Williams called. They saw a flop and Williams moved all in for his last 700,000. Sannino snap called turning over for top two pair and Williams was drawing thin holding .

The and completed the board and Williams joked “Well at least I made two pair.”

The final two players shook hands and Williams is our Event 1 runner up taking home $7,650 for his efforts.

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Oct 27 12:55 am

Event 1: 3rd Place- Joey Cappuccio ($4,405)

$200+$30 Big Friday Monster Stack Kick Off
$30,000 Guarantee | Payouts
Level 25: 40,000/80,000/10,000 ante
Total Entries: 239
Players Remaining: 2

Joey Cappuccio

Dominick Sannino limped in from the small blind and Joey Cappuccio moved all in for about 1,300,000 from the big blind. Sannino snap called once again turning over and Cappuccio showed .

The board ran out and Cappuccio was eliminated in 3rd place earning $4,405.

Dominick Sannino- 6,500,000

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Oct 27 12:45 am

Event 1: 4th Place- Dan Conway ($3,570)

$200+$30 Big Friday Monster Stack Kick Off
$30,000 Guarantee | Payouts
Level 24: 30,000/60,000/5,000 ante
Total Entries: 239
Players Remaining: 3

Dan Conway

Dan Conway got the last of chips all in pre-flop holding . He was in great shape to double up against the of Joey Cappuccio but Cappucio spiked a straight on the river to earn the knockout.

Conway is our 4th place Event 1 finisher and will take home $3,570 for his efforts.

Joey Cappuccio- 900,000

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Oct 27 12:42 am

Event 1: 5th Place- Ramon Liriano ($2,782)

$200+$30 Big Friday Monster Stack Kick Off
$30,000 Guarantee | Payouts
Level 24: 30,000/60,000/5,000 ante
Total Entries: 239
Players Remaining: 4

Ramon Liriano

Ramon Liriano got the last of chips all in pre-flop holding but ran into the of Daniel Williams. Liriano failed to improve and was sent to the rail in 5th place earing $2,782 for his efforts.

Daniel Williams- 800,000

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Oct 27 12:39 am

Event 1: 6th Place- Tony Najjar ($2,318)

$200+$30 Big Friday Monster Stack Kick Off
$30,000 Guarantee | Payouts
Level 24: 30,000/60,000/5,000 ante
Total Entries: 239
Players Remaining: 5

Tony Najjar

Tony Najjar got his last 1,300,000 all in pre-flop holding against the if Dominick Sannino. The dealer spread the flop and Sannino paired his ace in the window to take control of the hand.

The turn and river were no help to Najjar and he was eliminated in 6th place earning $2,318 for his efforts.

Dominick Sannino- 6,500,000

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Oct 27 12:35 am

Event 1: 7th Place- Richard Frazer ($1,855)

$200+$30 Big Friday Monster Stack Kick Off
$30,000 Guarantee | Payouts
Level 24: 30,000/60,000/5,000 ante
Total Entries: 239
Players Remaining: 6

Richard Frazer

The action folded to Richard Frazer in the small blind and he moved all in for about 1,800,000. Dominick Sannino snap called from the big blind turning over and Frazer showed .

Frazer picked up an open straight draw on the flop but the turn and river were no help. Frazer is our 7th place Event 1 finisher earning $1,855 and Sannino takes the lead.

Dominick Sannino- 4,900,000

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Oct 27 12:29 am

Event 1: 8th Place- Irving Pimentel ($1,391)

$200+$30 Big Friday Monster Stack Kick Off
$30,000 Guarantee | Payouts
Level 23: 25,000/50,000/5,000 ante
Total Entries: 239
Players Remaining: 7

Irving Pimentel

Richard Frazer moved all in for 1,013,000 from under the gun. It folded to Irving Pimentel in the small blind and he put his last 840,000 in the pot. Manny Avila folded his face up from the big blind and the hands were shown.

Richard Frazer:
Irving Pimentel:

The board ran out and Frazer paired his ten in the window to earn the elimination. Pimentel is our 8th place Event 1 finisher and takes home $1,391 for his efforts.

Richard Frazer- 1,900,000

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Oct 27 12:18 am

Event 1: 9th Place- Lee Acerra ($927)

$200+$30 Big Friday Monster Stack Kick Off
$30,000 Guarantee | Payouts
Level 23: 25,000/50,000/5,000 ante
Total Entries: 239
Players Remaining: 8

Lee Acerra

Dominick Sannino limped in from under the gun and Lee Acerra moved all in for about 1,400,000 next to act. It folded back to Sannino who snap called for his last 1,200,000.

Sannino tabled his but Acerra was holding . The dealer fanned the flop and Sannino rocketed from his chair in celebration after spiking his two outer.

The turn and river sealed the deal for Sannino to vault him into the chip lead. Acerra was left severely short and eliminated the very next hand in 9th place earing $927 for his efforts.

Dominick Sannino- 2,500,000

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Oct 27 12:05 am

Event 1: Dan Conway Stays Alive

$200+$30 Big Friday Monster Stack Kick Off
$30,000 Guarantee | Payouts
Level 23: 25,000/50,000/5,000 ante
Total Entries: 239
Players Remaining: 9

Dan Conway

Dan Conway moved all in for 64,0000 from early position and Richard Frazer called from the button. Both blinds called and they went four handed to the flop.

The action checked to Frazer who moved all in for about 800,000 the blinds quickly folded. Conway turned over and was ahead of Frazer’s .

The turn and river were no help to Frazer and Conway more than quadrupled his stack as nine handed play continues.

Dan Conway- 301,000
Richard Frazer- 800,000

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