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Sam Taylor wins the 2017 Borgata Spring Poker Open

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Sam Taylor

Sam Taylor emerged victorious at the 2017 Borgata Spring Poker Open, beating 670 players paying, to claim the tournament’s $390,103 first place prize. The $2,500 entry fee tournament offered a prize pool worth $1,675,000.

Thanks to his latest win, Taylor’s career earnings are now $1,180,146.

The Borgata Spring Poker Open was a huge success and some of the notable players that Taylor von Kriegenbergh in 36th ($7,961), Mukul Pahuja in 25th ($8,936), Chance Kornuth in 22nd ($8,936), and Will Failla in 13th ($15,435).

Nine players made it to the final table and after a series of eliminations, Sam Tyalor and Simon Lam remained to battle it out for the title.

Taylor held at a 3-1 chip lead over Simon Lam into heads-up play.  After a two-hour battle, Lam went all-in on a 2-4-2-4-7 board, only to be called by Taylor (A-9) with just ace high to win the title.

Final Table Results:

1st: Sam Taylor $390,103

2nd: Simon Lam $219,341

3rd: Joe McKeehen $138,104

4th: Wade Meachem $112,108

5th: Eric Fields $89,361

6th: Ricky Guan $73,926

7th: John Racener $59,303

8th: Kane Kalas $44,681

9th: Erick But $30,870

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