TCOOP 2017: Sweden's Ector fat and sassy after winning Fat Thursday SE Event

Sometimes your luck runs out. Poland's fronk_donk had a heck of a rollercoaster ride at the final table of Event #10 $310 NL Fat Thursday SE. The Pole had a near-chip and a chair situation late in the final table and rallied after getting his stack decimated in a costly three-way...more

by Pauly McGuire on January 19, 2017 8:52 PM

TCOOP 2017: _pippzor_ pips them to win Event #9 ($82 NL Omaha Hi-Lo 6-Max)

The PokerStars Turbo Championship of Online Poker continued today with an event well suited to the Turbo format. No Limit Omaha is already an action game, so it was no surprise to see a big field turn out for Event #9 of the TCOOP series - and $82 No Limit Omaha Hi-Lo Six-Max Tur...more

by Heath "TassieDevil" Chick on January 19, 2017 6:50 PM

TCOOP 2017: letsgodody is top marksman in Event #08 ($82 NLHE 6-Max, Prog. K

You couldn't fold your way into the money in event #08. Every dollar had to be earned through coldblooded eliminations.The entire $616,425 prize pool was designated to bounties and each of the 8,219 players started off with a $75 target on their hands. Half of that bounty went st...more

by Alex Villegas on January 19, 2017 4:28 PM

TCOOP 2017: DannyDawkins tops R_Caiaffa in Event #7 ($82 PLO, 6-Max, Turbo,

Day 2 of TCOOP 2017 marked the first appearance of a game and format tailor-made for the series: 6-max Win The Button Pot-Limit Omaha. Turbo blind structures and shorthanded tables already encourage aggressive tactics, and PLO thrives on raises and re-raises, but the addition of ...more

by Jason Kirk on January 19, 2017 2:13 PM

TCOOP 2017: monzemann is top man in Event #6 ($215 NL Prog. KO)

You hear a lot about certain poker players "finishing well" in tournaments, frequently making final tables and tending to finish in the top spots whenver they do. Austria's monzemann, winner of Event #6, demonstrated an example of that this afternoon after starting the final tabl...more

by Martin Harris on January 19, 2017 12:18 PM

TCOOP 2017: kZhh takes no prisoners in Event #5 ($82, 8-Max Bubble Rush)

One card changed the header of the 2017 Turbo Championship of Online Poker's Event #5 final table write-up. Aces getting cracked in a pivotal spot was costly for csikken, but gold for kZhh. The Event #5 champ, kZhh, would use those chips to take over the final table and after spl...more

by David Aydt on January 18, 2017 6:16 PM

TCOOP 2017: ratajpoker rakes in biggest victory in Event #3 ($82 NLHE Turbo)

There's no better way to bring in the year than fast-paced poker action and millions of dollars in prize money. Lucky for you the 2017 Turbo Championship of Online Poker started today. Several tournaments have already started, hit the money and played down to a champion. Event #0...more

by Alex Villegas on January 18, 2017 3:48 PM

TCOOP 2017: PokerFan_lol sidesteps NorBaggio in Event #4 ($27 NLHE, 6-Max, H

Even though it's just the first day, it seems fair given the nature of the tournaments on the schedule to say that the 2017 Turbo Championship of Online Poker is in full swing. Players are already rolling through their events at top speed, experiencing all the highs and lows of t...more

by Jason Kirk on January 18, 2017 3:18 PM

TCOOP 2017: LAPT Chile champion Murilo 'Muka82' Figueiredo wins Event #2 ($8

Here come the Brazilians! It took just two events before a Brazilian basked in the warm glow of the winner's circle at the 2017 Turbo Championship of Online Poker. Murilo 'Muka82' Figueiredo came from behind to win TCOOP Event #2 PLO8 Prog-Knockout at a final table that featured ...more

by Pauly McGuire on January 18, 2017 1:44 PM

TCOOP 2017: kaneoya KOs six at final table, wins Event #1 ($215 Ultra-Deep,

The Turbo Championship of Online Poker series has arrived, starting today with a $215 no-limit hold'em "ultra-deep" kickoff event with a big $500,000 guarantee. Goes without saying things got off to a fast start, what with TCOOP events generally featuring five-minute levels and r...more

by Martin Harris on January 18, 2017 11:57 AM

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