Sunday, March 31, 2013

EVENT #5 RESULTS

Congratulations Kyle Bunn of Marysville Ca., for winning Event #5 and $1,500.

1 Kyle Bunn, Marysville Ca...............$1,500
2 Jeff Trettenero, Antioch Ca............$1,500
3 Kemarin Khim, Citrus Heights Ca...$1,500
4 Mark F..........................................$1,500
5 Rick Herrera, Roseville Ca.............$652
6 Andres Flores, Yuba City Ca.........$651
7 Nader Azizi, Folsom Ca..................$651
8 Andy O'Neill, Antelope Ca..............$651
9 Jeremy Smith, Roseville Ca.............$651
10 Ryan Bechthold, Roseville Ca.......$194

Entries: 97 / Prize Pool: $9,700

EVENT #4 $50K DEEP STACK RESULTS

Congratulations to Andrew Barber of Sacramento, Ca., who fought through the field of 237 players to win Event #4 of the Sweet 16


1. Andrew Barber, Sacramento Ca.......$18,689
2. Michael Engel, Fairfield Ca............ $10,000
3. Charlito Aseberos, Elk Grove Ca.. ..$10,000
4. Eddy Hon K Ng, Fairfield Ca...........$5,840
5. James Phomsopha, Sacramento Ca.. $4,380
6. Thon Kong, Stockton Ca.................. $3,650
7. Aaron Blau, Martinez Ca.................. $2,920
8. Henry Torres, Stockton Ca............... $2,190
9. Charles Danh, Stockton Ca............... $1,642
10.Gangi Thonduru, Dublin Ca.............$1,277
11.Peter Tran, Elk Grove Ca..................$912
12.Patrick Donovan, Jackson Ca............$912
13.Louis Phan, Elk Grove Ca.................$912
14.Richard Frishman, Nevada City Ca...$912
15.Wesley Lehman, Carmichael Ca........ $730
16.Stuart Crooks, North Highlands Ca.... $730
17.Walter Coppini, Loleta Ca.................. $730
18.Brian Decosse, Nevada City Ca.......... $730
19.Sheila Raines, Fremont Ca.................. $730
20.Ryan Stotts, Sacramento Ca................ $730
21.Tam Phung, Elk Grove Ca.................. $730
22.Jason Delvin, Sacramento Ca.............. $730
23.Nicholas Ventimiglio, San Ramon Ca. $730
24.Joy Fernandez, Elk Grove Ca.............. $730
25.Mark Cocke, Woodland Ca................. $730
26.Esker(Shawn) Roberts, Rocklin Ca..... $730

ENTRIES 237 / PRIZE POOL $72,996

Saturday, March 30, 2013

EVENT #3 RESULTS

Congratulations to Berkeley Bodine  who took first place in Event #3
  1. Berkeley Bodine, Olivehurst, CA.......$4363
  2. Franklin Curren, Citrus Heights, CA...$4363
  3. Donna Delfin, Folsom, CA.................$4363
  4. Monte Gilley, Live Oak, CA...............$1999
  5. Chad Vitale, Sacramento, CA.............$1411
  6. Bruce Angeski, Sacramento, CA.........$1176
  7. Jason Nguyen, Elk Grove, CA.............$941
  8. Phillip Phongsaiphong, , Rocklin, CA....$706
  9. Ryan Bechthold, Roseville, CA.............$588
  10. Maecyle Baugham, Fairfield, CA..........$470
  11. Victor Zito, Live Oaks, CA..................$294
  12. Hou Vang, Rocklin, CA.......................$294
  13. Ignacio Ponce, Vacaville, CA...............$294
  14. Anthony Lewis, Roseville, CA..............$294
  15. Al Ahlm, Lincoln, CA...........................$294
  16. John Huey, Sacramento, CA.................$294
  17. Frank Mottram, Oganevale, CA............$294
  18. Thomas Blanchard, Granite Bay, CA.....$294
  19. Warren Kashiwagi, Sacramento, CA.....$294
  20. Gerald Decosse, Nevada City, CA........$294 
Entries: 196       Prize Pool: $23,520

Friday, March 29, 2013

EVENT #2 RESULTS

Congratulations Joel Huppe of Loomis Ca., who won Event #2 and $1,000.

2 Walter Stewart, Colfax Ca..........$1,000
3 Bruce Lally, Fairfield Ca..............$700
4 Jeremy Smith, Roseville Ca..........$700
5 Chad Vitale, Orangevale Ca........$609
6 Nicholas Weeks, Concord Ca.....$609
7 Gary Tanko, Lincoln Ca...............$609
8 Greg Kelly, Roseville Ca..............$609
9 Prakash Pai, San Jose Ca.............$158
10 Shawn Roberts, Rocklin Ca..........$126
11 Mark Martell, Citrus Heights Ca....$100

Entries: 79 / Prize Pool: $6,320


EVENT #2 FINAL TABLE





EVENT #2 ANTE ONLY

Cards are in the air for our first ever Ante Only tournament.  For those of you who missed our Ante Only event we will be holding another on Tuesday April 9 at 7:00PM.

EVENT #1 RESULTS

Congratulations Levi Hull of Sacramento Ca., who won Event #1 and $1,539.

2 Julio Cruz, Sacramento Ca...............$1,539
3 Charlito Aseberos, Elk Grove Ca.....$1,538
4 John Huynh, Elk Grove Ca...............$704
5 Joga Sahota, Yuba City Ca..............$458
6 Donald T..........................................$352
7 Chad C............................................$282
8 Laeian S...........................................$211
9 James R............................................$176
10 Kenny P.........................................$141
11 Jaekoo J.........................................$100

Entries: 88 / Prize Pool: $7,040

Thursday, March 28, 2013

SWEET 16 TIPS OFF TONIGHT!!!!

Join us for Event #1, NLN Final 4 Redraw  at 7:00pm.
Buy-in $100 / $6,000 in starting chips/ 20 minute levels.

Satellites for Event #4, the $50 Guaranteed Deep Stack will be offered today at 11:00am and 3:30pm. Event #4 tips off this Saturday at 11:00am.The buy-in is $350 or you can satellite your way in today for $85. 

Wednesday, March 27, 2013

Look for Ante Up's Garrett Roth at the Sweet 16


Garrett Roth, Ante Up Magazine's Northern California Ambassador, will be on site for the Sweet 16 Tournament Series, blogging here and interviewing players for Ante Up's coverage of the event, which will appear in the May issue. If you see him, please say hi!

And don't forget that the Main Event is an Ante Up Player of the Year qualifying event. The top 10 cashers in that event will earn points toward Ante Up's title.

Tuesday, March 26, 2013

SWEET 16 MAIN EVENT SATELLITES

Sweet 16 Tournament Series


Join us today at 1:00PM and 7:00PM for our $65 satellites for our 200K SWEET 16 MAIN EVENT. Every 20 entries generates one (1) seat into the SWEET 16 MAIN EVENT.

Monday, March 25, 2013

SWEET 16 TOURNAMENT MEGA SATELLITES


Sweet 16 Tournament Series

Join us this evening for our 7:00PM $85 Mega Satellite for the Sweet 16 200K Main Event.  Every 15 entries generates one seat for the 200K Main Event.

SUNDAY NIGHT KNOCKOUT RESULTS



Final five struck a deal

CONGRATULATIONS TO:



1. Tam Duong, Rocklin C .............. $1024
2. Emmanuel Beles, Vallejo Ca...... $1024
3. Nader Azizi, Folsom Ca.............. $1024
4. David Vingoli, Woodland Ca....... $1024
5. Lance Richardson, Rocklin Ca.. $ 1024
6. Julio Cruz, Sacramento Ca.......... $325
7. Joshua Samek, Carmichael Ca... $260
8. Tim Maier, Rio Linda Ca.............. $195
9. Bruce Angeski, Sacramento Ca.. $162
10.Hayata Takeshita, Modesto Ca.. $130

Saturday, March 23, 2013

SWEET 16 SATELLITE TONIGHT!!!


 Sweet 16 Tournament Series

The first satellite for the Sweet 16 Main Event is tonight at 7:00pm. The buy-in is $120 and every 10 entries into the satellite will generate one seat into the $1,100 buy-in Main Event.

FRIDAY DEEP STACK RESULTS



After 71/2 hours of play, final 5 struck a deal.

CONGRATULATIONS TO:

1. Federic Soria, Roseville Ca ....... $3317
2. Benjamin Farley, Lincoln Ca ..... $1800
3. Walter Bayles, El Dorado Ca .... $1800
4. Eric Le, Roseville Ca ................. $1800
5. Jose Quintero, Modesto Ca ...... $1800
6. Dennis Carlson, Folsom Ca ........ $680
7. John Rogers, Sacramento Ca .... $544
8. Stanley Sanders, Roseville Ca ... $408
9. Sjoeke Lazor, Grass Valley Ca ... $340
10.Wesley Chong, Reno Nv ............ $272



Thursday, March 21, 2013

COUNTDOWN TO THE SWEET 16

Seven days to the start of the Sweet 16 Tournament Series. The first Pre-Series Main Event Satellite is scheduled for this Saturday March 23 at 7:00pm. The buy-in for the satellite is $120 and every 10 entries will generate a $1,100 Main Event entry.
 Sweet 16 Tournament Series

Monday, March 18, 2013

ANTE UP POKER TOUR WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP SATELLITE

Ante Up World Poker Championship Satellite

Thunder Valley is pleased to be a satellite location for the Ante Up Poker Tour’s World Championship main event this summer. Poker players can win a seat to this premier event at the luxe Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic.

Players who log 60 hours of play in March will be invited to a freeroll tournament in April, where the top two players will each win one main event entry, all-inclusive accommodations for two, roundtrip air fare, and $1,500 in cash and players’ bank at the resort.

SUNDAY NIGHT KNOCKOUT RESULTS



Final four struck a deal.

CONGRATULATIONS TO:

1.Gabriel Urs, Carmichael Ca ...... $1223
2.Ali Gousheh, Fair Oaks Ca ....... $1223
3.Tom Schroeder, Rocklin Ca ...... $1223
4.Bruce Angeski, Sacramento Ca . $1223


Sunday, March 17, 2013

FIELD IS SET FOR THE SUNDAY NIGHT KNOCKOUT

114 entries with a prize pool of $6,612. Check back for results.

SUNDAY NIGHT KNOCKOUT @7pm

Join us tonight for the Sunday Night Knockout. The buy-in is $100 with $25 bounties. This event averages well over 100 entries each week.

Saturday, March 16, 2013

ANTE UP POKER TOUR SATELLITE TONIGHT 7:00PM

Win a seat into the next Ante Up Poker Tour Event at the Downstream Casino Resort tonight at 7:00PM.  Buy-in is $100 and registration opens at 5:00PM.

FRIDAY DEEPSTACK RESULTS



After 8 hours of play the final 5 players struck a deal.

CONGRATULATIONS TO:

Dalvinder Bains, Yuba City Ca..........$2435
Jonathan Clarson, Sacramento Ca....$2000
Eric Peterson, Penn Valley Ca...........$2000
Jeff Sardella, Lincoln Ca....................$2000
SMK Kahahane, Lincoln Ca..............$2000
PB Brown, Auburn Ca.........................$675
Bobby Phong, Elk Grove Ca...............$540
Warren Kashiwagi, Sacramento Ca....$405
Jose de Jesus Quintero, Modesto Ca..$338
Sasha Sabbaghian, Granite Bay Ca....$270

FRIDAY DEEPSTACK FINAL TABLE IN ACTION



Friday, March 15, 2013

FIELD IS SET FOR THE FRIDAY NIGHT DEEPSTACK

135 Entries with a prize pool of $13,500. Check back for results.

CARDS ARE IN THE AIR FOR THE FRIDAY @5p DEEP STACK

Registration will be open until the start of level 5, which is right around 6:30p. This event draws well over 100 entries each week.

Tuesday, March 12, 2013

EXTENDED ON THE CLOCK BONUS TIME

Join us today for our On The Clock 4 of a Kind Bonus promotion, with extended bonus hours at 8a and 8p.

Monday, March 11, 2013

SUNDAY KNOCKOUT RESULTS

CONGRATULATIONS TO:

Sokha Sek, Signal Hill Ca ................$824
Ryan Stotts, Sacramento Ca ...........$823
John Burman, Chico Ca ..................$823
Chiem Chao, Antelope Ca ...............$823
Dana Zucker, Sacramento Ca .........$823
Won Jin, Sacramento Ca .................$823
Jerry Jones, Loomis Ca ...................$823
Kevin Byrne, Roseville Ca ................$197
Albert Sanchez, Penryn Ca ..............$164
David Turpin, Rio Linda Ca ..............$131

Sunday, March 10, 2013

SUNDAY NIGHT KNOCKOUT FINAL TABLE



SUNDAY NIGHT KNOCKOUT @7:00pm

Registration is open for our Sunday Night Bounty tournament. This event has a buy in of $100 with $25 bounties. Last week this event had 120 entries. Results will be posted at the conclusion of tonight's event.

Saturday, March 9, 2013

FRIDAY DEEPSTACK RESULTS

Jeffrey Hall, Rocklin Ca.................$1,504
Robert Jackson, Auburn, Ca.........$1,504
Zion Tout, Nevada City Ca............$1,504
David Duarte, Jackson Ca.............$1,503
John Grisler, Rancho Cordova Ca.$1,503
Phillip Geraghty, Roseville Ca.......$1,503
Christopher Warych, Auburn Ca....$1,503

Friday, March 8, 2013

THE FRIDAY NIGHT DEEPSTACK FINAL TABLE

Final 8 players in action

FRIDAY @ 5pm DEEP STACK

Registration opens at 3:00pm for the Friday Night Deep Stack. This has become one of our most popular events at Thunder Valley. The buy in tonight is $125 with $10,000 in tournament chips to start. Registration is open until the start of level 5, which is right around 6:30pm.

Wednesday, March 6, 2013

CONGRATULATIONS TO NICK C.

Nick is getting comfortable behind the wheel of his 1932 Ford Roadster Replica. A special thank you to Standley Brothers Hot Rods in Yuba City for building this beautiful custom car.





HOT ROD GRAND FINALE DRAWING TONIGHT

Join us at 9:00pm for the High Hand Hot Rod Grand Finale Drawing. Ten guests will be called to the stage in front of the Mingle Bar. Nine guests will win $1,000 and one lucky winner will take home our 1932 Ford Roadster replica built by Standley Brothers Hot Rods out of Yuba City. High Hand Hot Rod Giveaway

Monday, March 4, 2013

EXTENDED ON THE CLOCK BONUS TIME

The bonus hours have been extended every Tuesday in the month of March.
8:00 a.m. To 11:59 a.m. And 8:00 p.m. To 11:59 p.m.

Sunday, March 3, 2013

MIGUEL IS TREATING 4 GUESTS TO SUNDAY BRUNCH

Thank you to all that follow the BLOG. See Miguel in the Poker Room and tell him "I saw you on the BLOG" and get a comp to Sunday brunch.

FIRST SATURDAY FINAL TABLE RESULTS

After 10 hours of play the Final table struck a deal.

DRAGEM VANG (ROCKLIN) $7,000
TONY BRACY (SACRAMENTO) $5,000)
DAVID STEVENSON (FAIRFIELD) $5,000

The remaining players each took home $4,240

MICHAEL NAVARRE (Beale AFB)
JOSHUA STEFANSKY (Magalia)
JOSE GUARDERAS (Sacramento)
ERIC TOMPKINS (Antelope)
RYAN STOTTS (Sacramento)
BRUCE ANGESKI (Sacramento)


Pictured below is the Chip Leader Dragem Vang.

FIRST SATURDAY FINAL TABLE



Saturday, March 2, 2013

FIRST SATURDAY DEEP STACK UPDATE

At the dinner break there are 45 players remaining. The average stack is almost 47K and the chip leader currently has 160K. We are 15 players away from the money. Check back for final table results.

THE FIELD IS SET FOR 1ST SATURDAY OF THE MONTH DEEPSTACK...211 ENTRIES!

Registration has just completed in our first Saturday of the month tournament. With 211 entries the prize pool exceeded $55,000. A first place prize of $15,478. Check our upcoming tournament schedule for the Thunder Valley Sweet 16 tournament series starting March 28th. Don't miss out on Event #16! $200K guaranteed Sweet 16 Main event (April 12th-15th).

*Keep checking our blog for updates



     

$30,000 GUARANTEED TOURNAMENT!

Cards are in the air for our $30,000 guaranteed tournament. Currently we have 153 entries. Seats are still available!! We'll be taking registration until aproximately 1pm.


Friday, March 1, 2013

30K SATELLITE TONIGHT AT 5pm

Win your way into the $300 buy in First Saturday Deep Stack in the 5pm Mega Satellite. The buy in tonight is $60 and every 6 entries generates a seat.

FIRST SATURDAY 30k GUARANTEED DEEP STACK


Registration opens at 1pm today for the $300 buy in Deep Stack tomorrow at 11am. 200 seats are reserved for this event.