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Nick Weinberg Wins Card Player Poker Tour Atlantis Main Event

The Berkley, California Resident Earned $38,625

by Diana Cox |  Published: Apr 29, 2015


Nick Weinberg Nick Weinberg cleared the house with a full-house. That’s how the end of the Card Player Poker Tour Atlantis $1,080 no-limit hold’em $150,000 guarantee main event came to an end Mar. 29. After 148 players had been sent to the rail over the course of three days, Weinberg and James Colson were staring at the finish line of the tournament, across which waited the title of CPPT champion and $38,625. After a flop of A84 Colson checked and Weinberg bet 40,000. Colson made it 135,000 to go and Weinberg called. The turn was the 3 and Colson announced he was all-in. Weinberg snap-called and the hands were turned over. Weinberg held 44 for a flopped set and Colson had A9 for a pair of aces. The A on the river signaled the end of the tournament with a full-house for Weinberg. “It’s my first big win. It’s my ...

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