Updated ExclusivesWe have updated our tournament offerings by ADDDING even more value to our Boylepoker Exclusives nightly schedule.Every night of the week, there’s Satellites and Turbo tournaments, and also added money events such as our €1,000 added “Friday €1,000 added Deepstack” and the NEW "€2,000 Super League"! You can find all of the ADDED VALUE tournaments in the Boylepoker Software under 'Boylepoker Exclusives' > 'Nightly Tournaments'.
IPO Satellites LeagueIf you like to play Online and Live Tournaments, then we have the promotion for you! We're giving away €2,750 in our IPO Satellites League!
imply play our Boylepoker Online IPO Satellites that have tokens as prizes and the more tokens you win the bigger the chance of taking home some of the €2,750 prize pool! Our IPO Satellites League is made up of three Leagues, the IPO Freeroll League with a prize pool of €250, the IPO Feeder League with a €500 prize pool, and the IPO Seats League with an amazing prize pool of €2,000! Play any Boylepoker.com IPO, Live Event Feeder or Freeroll tournament that has a token as a prize and you will receive points for every token you win! The top league leaderboard finishers will take the prizes! You can play in all three leagues to increase your chance of taking home the cash The IPO Satellites League promotion takes place from Monday 21st July to midnight Sunday 12th October 2014. The IPO Satellite tournaments are available in the Boylepoker lobby, go to,‘Boylepoker Exclusives’ > ‘IPO Newcastle’ or 'IPO Dublin'.
IPO NewcastleThe Boylepoker.com International Poker Open is heading to Newcastle, as the fourth stop on the IPO Tour 2014! The IPO Newcastle 2014 will take place from August 21st- 25th at Aspers Casino, Newcastle.The tournament has a Buy-in of €280 (€250 + €30)To register for the Boylepoker.com IPO Newcastle 2014 tournament simply download the Boylepoker software. Open the lobby, go to ‘Boylepoker Exclusives’ > ‘IPO Newcastle’ and choose your preferred start date.Boylepoker.com is adding 20% to prize of any player that qualifies and cashes in the IPO Newcastle, in our ‘20% Added Money’ online promotion!
IPO DublinThe Boylepoker.com International Poker Open is back in Dublin! The IPO Dublin 2014 will take place from October 16th- 20th at the Regency Hotel, Dublin.The tournament has a Buy-in of €230 (€200 + €30)To register for the Boylepoker.com IPO Dublin 2014 tournament simply download the Boylepoker software. Open the lobby, go to ‘Boylepoker Exclusives’ > ‘IPO Dublin’ and choose your preferred start date.Boylepoker.com is adding 20% to prize of any player that qualifies and cashes in the IPO Dublin, in our ‘20% Added Money’ online promotion!IPO Dublin satellites are now running!
IPO Tour 2014The Boylepoker.com International Poker Open is gearing up for 2014 with five stops across Ireland and the UK!The IPO Tour 2014 will stop at Galway, London, Killarney, Newcastle, and then make it's way back to Dublin!
The Boylepoker.com IPO Tour 2014 dates are as follows:
IPO Galway 5th - 9th February 2014
IPO London 10th - 14th April 2014
IPO Killarney 19th - 23rd June 2014
IPO Newcastle 21st - 24th August 2014
IPO Dublin 16th - 20th October 2014
John O'Shea Wins IPO Galway!
Boylepoker Pro John O'Shea Wins Boylepoker.com International Poker Open Galway 2014
The International Poker Open (IPO) returned to Galway this week for the first of five stops of a brand new tour, welcoming 606 ebullient players into the lavish Radisson Blu Hotel for another week of poker fun and frolics.
Following a quickfire final table it was Boylepoker.com sponsored pro John O’Shea who remained last man sitting; the 29-year old online pro defeated Geoff Healy heads-up to capture the spoils and all-important bragging rights.
Amid the field were a plethora of familiar faces including Andy Black, Fintan Gavin and Niall Smyth, as well as two behemoths from the sporting world: former Irish rugby international Reggie Corrigan and super bantamweight boxer Bernard Dunne.
The money bubble was a nerve-jangling affair but it was Mark Strahan who eventually felt its splash. He moved all in with A-Q but came a cropper against A-K. Nevertheless, he was awarded a consolidatory prize: free entry into a future IPO Main Event.
The final table was tougher than a two-dollar steak with O’Shea holding an overwhelming chip lead. Brendan Byrne led the chasing pack:
Seat 1: Brendan Byrne (Ireland) — 2,480,000
Seat 2: Yutaka Mitsuishi (Ireland) — 1,505,000
Seat 3: Paulius Venckauskas (Lithuania) — 1,125,000
Seat 4: John O’Shea (Ireland) — 8,530,000
Seat 5: Petras Stulpinas (Lithuania) — 980,000
Seat 6: Damien Feeney (Ireland) — 1,105,000
Seat 7: Patrick Humphreys (Ireland) — 1,625,000
Seat 8: Geoff Healy (Ireland) — 705,000
Initial proceedings were chaotic as the rail witnessed eight all-ins and eight consecutive double-ups, and it wasn’t until Yutaka Mitsuishi was eliminated by John O’Shea that the pattern was interrupted.
Next to hit the deck was Paulius Venckauskas, one of two Lithuanians to have made the final. He lost out to Damien Feeney when nines failed to unravel jacks on an uneventful board.
Brendan Bryne took sixth (Q-8 vs. A-K), followed by Patrick Humphreys in fifth (A-8 vs. Q-Q) and Petras Stulpinas in fourth (5-5 vs. A-J) to leave three players fighting it out for that top spot on the podium.
When O’Shea dispatched of Feeney with T-3 versus 7-6s we were down to our final two poker warrior with O’Shea boasting a commanding 5:1 chip lead and just one hand away from victory.
Geoff Healy, however, had other ideas, and mounted an impressive comeback that would have made Rocky look like a quitter, doubling up three times to snatch the lead off O’Shea for the first time in the day.
But, alas, it wasn’t to be, and at 19:20 the final hand of the tournament saw Healy’s 4c-4h come unstuck against Td-Ts. The 7d-2c-3d flop provided no assistance and by the Tc turn it was all over. O’Shea was the Champ.
During heads-up the players had agreed to play for 10 percent and chop the rest, meaning O’Shea received a comedy cheque for €21,780, as well as a bonus €5,000 as part of Boyle Poker’s 20% added money promotion. Feeney similarly prospered, netting an extra €1,850.
IPO Galway was a roaring success with both pros and amateurs alike taking to the poker table. The bar was equally busy with ‘Mad’ Marty organising pool tournaments and giving away prizes in his celebrated game ‘Win With Wilson’.
But the fun doesn’t end there as the IPO will be travelling across the sea to London from April 10-14 for yet more poker festivities. Makes sure you keep an eye on the Boylepoker.com website in the coming weeks for all the details.
The final table payouts were:
1: John O'Shea -- €21,780
2: Geoff Healy -- €17,820
3: Damien Feeney -- €9,250
4: Petras Stulpinas -- €6,500
5: Patrick Humphreys -- €5,000
6: Brendan Byrne -- €4,000
7: Paulius Venckauskas -- €3,250
8: Yutaka Mitsuishi -- €2,600
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