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Friday, April 4, 2014

By The Numbers: $160 Winnin' O' The Green Event #24, Friday-1D, 6:00-PM!

Today's field had 195 entries (195 x $130 = $25,350) that came out to play. We also had 169 add-ons (169 x $100 = $16,900), making today's total prize pool $42,250. The top 20 players will walk away with a profit, and 10 of them will move on to Day 2. Here are the full numbers.

1st-10th: Move on to Saturday-2 (final day)
11th-15th: $500
16th-20th: $400

Next qualifying session is tomorrow,at 9:00-AM, Saturday, 04/05/14, $320 Buy-in with 10% of the field advancing, with open registration until 10:45-AM!

By The Numbers: $550 Winnin' O' The Green Event #24, Friday-1D, 3:30-PM!

Today's last $550 field had 65 entries (65 x $500 = $32,500) that came out to play, making today's total prize pool $36,280. The top 7 of them will move on to Day 2.

1st-7th: Move on to Saturday-2 (final day)

Next qualifying session going on now, $320 Buy-in with 10% of the field advancing, with open registration until 9:45-PM!  Currently 29+entries!

Announcing THE LAST CHANCE 8:30PM $320 MEGA Satellite for Winnin' O' The Green Event #24 $300,000 Guaranteed

The BEST VALUE in town comes tonight beginning at 8:30-PM where $320-buyin and 10% advances to $3,000 Saturday-2 for the ONE DAY TOURNAMENT FOR $75,000 to FIRST!  The Day-2 players will receive average chips (~240,000) which will be 60 big blind stack!

There is also a LAST CHANCE $320 TURBO MEGA starting at 9:00-AM, Saturday-2, 04/05/14.  Cards are in the air at 2:15-PM with NO LATE Registration closing at 2:00-PM!
$320 Mega Satellite awarding $3,000 Day-2 seats structure

Still 45+minutes left with Overlay Alert during 2014 Winnin' O' The Green $160 Event #24-1D $300,000-Guaranteed $160 NLHE 6:00-PM session;

The largest turn out is currently at 155+entries in this FINAL qualifying session the cards are in the air of this last $160 session.  There is still another 45+minutes left to register!

$300,000 Guaranteed No Limit Hold’em *Non Ring Event
Friday, April 4th at 6:00-PM

$160 Buy-in ($130 Prize Pool + $30 Entry Fees) | 1 opt add-on / Re-entry First 4 Levels 
Players receive 5,000 in tournament chips, $100 optional add-on gets an additional 8,000 chips. 

Every session top 10% get in the money and top 5% advance to Day 2 
Day 2 on Sat April 5th at 2:00pm with $3,000 buy-in ($2,800+ $200) No Late Registration 
Players who register on day 2 will start with average chips 

$160 No Limit Hold'em $300K-GTD structure

By The Numbers: $160 Winnin' O' The Green Event #24, Friday-1D, 1:00-PM!

Today's field had 166 entries (166 x $130 = $21,580) that came out to play. We also had 147 add-ons (147 x $100 = $14,700), making today's total prize pool $36,280. The top 17 players will walk away with a profit, and 8 of them will move on to Day 2. Here are the full numbers.

1st-8th: Move on to Saturday-2 (final day)
9th-12th: $500
13th-17th: $400

Next qualifying session is tomorrow,at 9:00-AM, Saturday, 04/05/14, $320 Buy-in with 10% of the field advancing, with open registration until 10:45-AM!

The Mega Millions IX closing statements from Mo Fathipour, The Bicycle Casino tournament director


Mo with Mega Millions IX champion, Sarkis Keshishian
I would like to personally thank the players for supporting me, The Bicycle Casino, and The Mega Millions series IX (nine).  As a result of your support we were able to create the largest Mega Millions prize pool of $1,740,907 and awarding a first place prize of $275,322!*  Congratulations to Sarkis Keshishian for playing a wonderful tournament and even better final table finish playing a winning heads up game against a strong opponent.  Sarkis' winner photo will be proudly displayed on The Bicycle Casino's billboard display for all of Bell Gardens to admire!

We hope to see you all at the next Mega Millions event which will be during 2014 Legends of Poker where I believe the prize pool will be over $2,000,000!  Thank you again for playing at the Bike and for all the support.

I LOVE THE BIKE!
Mo Fathipour, Tournament Director
*A deal was made between the four finalists

Announcing OVERLAY ALERT during Winnin' O' The Green $550 Event #24 $300,000 Guaranteed No Limit Hold'em Day-1D 3:30-PM session

This is the 10th session of Winnin' O' The Green $300,000 Guarantee and THE LAST $550 Event #24 No Limit Hold'em tournament with registration until 5:45-PM!
$550 NLH $300K-GTD structure
  • Friday, April 4th at 3:30-PM 
  • $550 Buy-in ($500 Prize Pool + $50 Entry Fees) 
  • Re-entry First 4 Levels 
  • Players receive 25,000 in tournament chips 
  • Every session top 10% advance to Day 2 of WOG Event #24 $300K-GTD on Saturday-2 April 5th, 2014 at 2:00-PM

Exclusive Interview: Mega Millions IX Winner Sarkis Keshishian!

Last night, Sarkis Keshishian topped the field of nearly 10,000 entrants in the Mega Millions IX, taking home over $160,000! In addition to the cash prize, Keshishian also won a beautiful trophy, earned a banner in the tournament room, and he will be immortalized for a month on a freeway billboard! We caught up with Keshishian right after his victory, and understandably, he was all smiles! Congratulations to Sarkis Keshishian and the rest of the players who cashed in the ninth Mega Millions, and enjoy the interview!


Still 30+minutes left with Overlay Alert during 2014 Winnin' O' The Green $160 Event #24-1D $300,000-Guaranteed $160 NLHE 1:00-PM session;

The largest turn out is currently at 140+entries in this 9th qualifying session the cards are in the air of this 2nd to last $160 session.  There is still another 30+minutes left to register!

$300,000 Guaranteed No Limit Hold’em *Non Ring Event
Friday, April 4th at 1:00-PM & 6:00-PM

$160 Buy-in ($130 Prize Pool + $30 Entry Fees) | 1 opt add-on / Re-entry First 4 Levels 
Players receive 5,000 in tournament chips, $100 optional add-on gets an additional 8,000 chips. 

Every session top 10% get in the money and top 5% advance to Day 2 
Day 2 on Sat April 5th at 2:00pm with $3,000 buy-in ($2,800+ $200) No Late Registration 
Players who register on day 2 will start with average chips 

$160 No Limit Hold'em $300K-GTD structure

What's going on: Friday, April 4th, Winnin' O' The Green with OVERLAY ALERT on Event #24 $300,000 GTD Day-1D; LAST FULL DAY TO QUALIFY

Winnin' O' The Green Event #24 $300,000 Guaranteed No Limit Hold’em 
*Non Ring Event, Today, Thursday, April 4rd, to Friday, April 4th at 1:00pm & 6:00pm
  • $160 Buy-in ($130 Prize Pool + $30 Entry Fees) with 1 optional add-on & Re-entry First 4 Levels 
  • Players receive 5,000 in tournament chips, $100 optional add-on gets an additional 8,000 chips. 
  • Every session top 10% get in the money and top 5% advance to Day 2 
  • Day 2 on Sat April 5th at 2:00pm with $3,000 buy-in ($2,800+ $200) No Late Registration 
  • Players who register on day 2 will start with average chips 


$160 No Limit Hold'em $300K-GTD structure
  • Thursday, April 3rd at 3:30-PM 
  • $550 Buy-in ($500 Prize Pool + $50 Entry Fees) 
  • Re-entry First 4 Levels 
  • Players receive 25,000 in tournament chips 
  • Every session top 10% advance to Day 2 of WOG Event #24 $300K-GTD on Saturday-2 April 5th, 2014 at 2:00-PM
$550 NLH $300K-GTD structure

The BEST VALUE in town comes this evening beginning at 8:30-PM where $320 and 10% advances to $3,000 Saturday-2 for the ONE DAY TOURNAMENT FOR $75,000 to FIRST!  The Day-2 players will receive 250,000 in tournament chips which will be 60 big blind stack!

There is also a LAST CHANCE $320 TURBO MEGA starting at 9:00-AM, Saturday-2, 04/05/14.  Cards are in the air at 2:15-PM with NO LATE Registration closing at 2:00-PM!
$320 Mega Satellite awarding $3,000 Day-2 seats structure

Updated List of Survivors for Event #24 $300k Guaranteed

Today is the final day of qualifying for the $300,000 Guaranteed, and it's highly possible we will see an overlay! Below you will find a list of the players who have punched their Day 2 tickets already. If you want to see your name on this list, there are several ways you can do it! There are three more starting flights today: $160 with an optional $100 add-on at 1 and 6 PM, as well as a $550 flight at 3:30.  In addition. there will be a $320 satellite tonight, guaranteeing three $3,000 seats for tomorrow. And if none of those work for you, you can come in tomorrow and buy-in directly for $3,000. Good luck to all the players who have advanced so far!


NameChipsTableSeat
Ohanian, Souren515,00091
Gill, Paramjit411,00082
Braz, Avi407,000103
Wolf, William401,00041
Le, Ly Thien384,00061
Shields, Edison375,000141
Allred, Lance344,00068
Ng, Wing Y324,000106
Yu, Sean Hee322,000104
Krausse, Susanne320,00067
Lineberger, Maxwell298,00071
Garcia, Edgar G292,00092
Rappaport, Harris E.255,000131
Clarke, Robert249,000102
Edwards, Martin244,00093
Chu, Tony De238,000101
Youssefian, Arin224,000111
Mintz, Tyler221,00051
Ritchie, David211,00064
Salem, Miran206,00054
Lizarraga, Fernando191,00072
Lewis, James G182,00081
Emata, Paul177,00096
Liu, Qing165,00042
Lambert, Daniel154,00043
Groves, Gillian K136,00074
Reyes, Michael120,00073
Selliken, Erik116,000121
Jones, Michael116,00086
Ramirez, Exequiel104,000132
Carl, David95,00058
Godinez, Juan G78,00094
Cain, Darrell68,00084

2014 Winnin' O' The Green $160 Event #24 $300,000 Guaranteed Thursday-1C 6:00-PM Top 5% Players Advancing & In The Money Photos

Diana Yang, bubble girl

Dan Funk, lead floorman













Neo Giang, bubble boy