Event 20 of the Borgata Summer Poker Open is the $260+$40 Deeper Stack NLH event with a $25,000 guarantee. 143 entries created a prize pool of over $36,000 and with just three players remaining they began to discuss a deal. The stacks were counted down and they made an ICM deal in and agreed to run one hand out for the trophy.
Adam Lippert’s paired his nine on the flop to take home the Borgata Summer Poker Open trophy. Below is a look at the chip stacks at the time of the deal and what each player will be taking home.
James Salters- 1,965,000 ($7,182)
Adam Lippert- 1,850,000 ($7,024)
Dennis Thurman- 1,210,000 ($5,992)