2014 “Betting For Justice” Final Table Results
1st Place: Joe Marchese – $2,100 plus MPS Championship Belt; Miami Heat 4 ticket package; Miami Heat autographed team basketball; Barry Gibb autographed guitar used on tour with guitar stand, personalized “playing cards” guitar strap, and autographed “Mythology” book; One night stay at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel Hollywood with deluxe accomodations and $150 dinner for two at Council Oak Steaks & Seafood; Bottle service for four at Grand Central; Bottle of champagne at Wine Vault
2nd Place: Angel Vu – $1,182 plus Second Place trophy; Skrillex limited edition autographed poster and copy of “Recess” on vinyl; Bottle service for four at Mokai; Bottle of champagne at Wine Vault
3rd Place: Michael Ortiz – $784 plus Lasts Longest Host Trophy; Engelbert Humperdinck autographed guitar; Bottle service for four at Set; Bottle of champagne at Wine Vault
4th Place: Anthony Ruberto – $563 plus Viktor Rolf Flowerbomb gift set; Bottle service for four at Haven; Bottle of champagne at Wine Vault
5th Place: JC Ciavola – $487 plus Bottle service for four at Mansion; Bottle of champagne at Wine Vault
6th Place: Neil Kodsi – $380 plus Bottle service for four at Mansion; Bottle of champagne at Wine Vault
7th Place: Rick Gross – $298 plus Bottle service for four at Set; Bottle of champagne at Wine Vault
8th Place: Carlo Farioli – $247 plus Bottle service for four at Mokai; Bottle of champagne at Wine Vault
9th Place: Marc Reiner – $183 plus Dinner package of $75 at Moreno’s Cuba and $50 at Huahua’s; Bottle of champagne at Wine Vault
10th Place: Oz Ramos – $101 plus $60 gift certificate at Lost Weekend; $60 gift certificate at Kill Your Idol; $30 gift certificate at The Alibi; Bottle of champagne at Wine Vault
Our 2014 South Florida Poker Pro Hosts:
A World Poker Tour Main Event winner (Jacksonville, 2011), “Boston Tony” Ruberto has over $1.6 million in pro tournament earnings and is one of the most talented players on the circuit. When he isn’t final tabling tourneys he’s also a professional pool player.
View Tony Ruberto’s Player Profile here: http://www.bluff.com/players/tony-ruberto/tournament-results/14745/
Nigel is a staple of the South Florida tournament poker scene, with over $425,000 in career tournament earnings. Fear the Nigel.
View Nigel Murray’s Player Profile here: http://www.bluff.com/players/nigel-murray/84140/
With over $300,000 in career tournament earnings in three years, Michael is proving to become one of the best players to have come out of South Florida when all is said and done.
View Michael Ortiz’ Player Profile here: http://www.bluff.com/players/michael-ortiz/3819/
Michael has earned over $300,000 in tournaments and has been playing professionally all over the country for years.
View Mike Tait’s Player Profile here: http://www.bluff.com/players/michael-tait/6671/
The silent assassin has over $185,000 in career tournament earnings and will be more than happy to catch you sleeping on your chips!
View Juan Mubarak’s Player Profile here: http://www.bluff.com/players/juan-mubarak-peralta/92232/
The Hungarian magician always finds a way to make other players chips disappear! Zoltan recently put together a solid series at the Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open this past summer and looks to wreak more havoc this upcoming November.
View Zoltan Czinkota’s Player Profile here: http://www.bluff.com/players/zoltan-czinkota/125836/
Attorney by day, poker star by night. Bobby runs deep in every type of poker tournament that exists!
View Bobby Leff’s Player Profile here: http://www.bluff.com/players/robert-leff/121275/
“Big” Dave Lemmon
“Big” Dave has been a true ambassador to the game of poker for South Florida, hosting a weekly radio show and a contributor to Ante Up poker magazine for several years.
Check out Big Dave @ Poker Action Line here: http://www.pokeractionline.net/
Our 2014 MPS Heads:
“Donkey Lou” won last year’s BFJ tourney. The line is between 2.7% and 7.2% that he repeats this year.
View Lou Stadler’s Player Profile here: http://www.bluff.com/players/lou-stadler/103933/
The rockstar is coming in from Colorado to grace us with his skills and bad beats for our tourney.
View Phil Barrett’s Player Profile here: http://miamipokersociety.com/portfolio/phil-barrett/
Paul runs his MPS tourneys and wins his MPS tourneys.
View Paul Janas’ Player Profile here: http://miamipokersociety.com/portfolio/simon-shenker-2/
The reigning MPS 2013 Player of the Year isn’t shy about playing with the big boys.
View JC Ciavola’s Player Profile here: http://miamipokersociety.com/portfolio/jc-ciavola/
Our 2014 Partners and Sponsors:
Legal Services of Greater Miami http://www.lsgmi.org/
Miami Poker Society http://miamipokersociety.com/
Seminole Hard Rock Hollywood Casino http://seminolehardrockpokeropen.com/
Miami Heat http://www.nba.com/heat/
Barry Gibb http://www.barrygibb.com/
Engelbert Humperdinck https://www.engelbert.com/
Grand Central http://www.grandcentralmiami.com/
Wine Vault http://www.winevaultmiami.com/
Lost Weekend https://www.facebook.com/LostWeekendSB
Kill Your Idol https://www.facebook.com/killyouridolmiami
The Alibi http://www.alibi.me/