San Jose, Costa Rica (PRWEB) March 29, 2008
Nicholas "CapTinBisKuiT" Blumenthal took home $134,000 on Sunday, March 23rd, after winning the Full Tilt $750k Guaranteed tournament. Nicholas hails from the state of Wisconsin, and has had other impressive results, including 2nd Place finishes in the PokerStars 2nd Chance for $32k and the Full Tilt $65k Guaranteed for $16k. "CapTinBisKuiT" enters the PocketFives.com Rankings this week at #78.
WSOP Main Event final table participant Hevad "RaiNKhaN" Khan won the PokerStars Sunday Warm-Up on March 23rd for $98,000. Hevad is a member of Team PokerStars, and first gained popularity in the online poker world by playing over 25 Sit & Go tournaments at one time. His final table appearance at the 2007 WSOP Main Event was worth almost $1 million, and he continues to be a top online tournament player as well.
This week's PocketFives.com Podcast features an interview with #24 ranked online tournament player Luke "IWEARGOGGLES" Staudenmaier, who has had three 6-figure scores in the past four months. With outright victories in the Full Tilt $750k Guaranteed, the PokerStars Warm-Up, and the UltimateBet $75k Guaranteed, Luke has proven himself to be a major force in larger player-field tournaments. He will talk about his success on this week's show, as well as answer listener questions.
Starting April 1st, one lucky PocketFives.com member will have a chance to win a WSOP Main Event package courtesy of Bodog. Participants will earn Bodog player points throughout the entire month of April, and those point totals will be updated each week. At the end of the month, the top point totals will be narrowed down to a single-table Sit & Go, and those players will compete for a WSOP Main Event package worth over $12,000. For more details, readers can visit the following link.
For more than three years, online tournament players have made use of poker-related content on our public forums. The PocketFives.com Poker Discussion Forum is a place where online players meet to discuss strategy, cheer-on fellow members, and share information on a wide range of topics from who the best online tournament players are to how poker has grown into a mainstream pastime. PocketFives.com has the most-respected online poker tournament rankings in the business. Each week, readers can see who's moved up and down among the world's elite online players.