Newsletter January 2010 Vol I  


Upcoming Events

Saturday Jan 16, 2010
Tutto Italiano
501 S. Wells St
Chicago Loop

Saturday Jan 23, 2010
Tilted Kilt
17 N. Wabash
Chicago Loop

Saturday Jan 30, 2010
Tilted Kilt
17 N. Wabash
Chicago Loop

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Player of the Year

Final Leader Board
1 Karolis Maciukas 66.3935
2 Walter Bustos 57.3452
3 Todd Murray 42.3376
4 Leonid Sagalovsky 42.0482
5 Ruben Juarez 35.4142
6 Steven Kidder 33.4390
7 Brian White 32.3248
8 Kirk Fallah 30.2448
9 Brent White 30.0000
10 Bill Slusarczyk 29.0579
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Three January Events Right in the Loop

This Saturday 1/16 - Tutto Italiano



Your host for this Saturday 1/16 is the San Jose Obrero Mission.

We are starting the new year off by introducing a new Muli Table Tournament and our new Blackjack games.  The month of January with be "Theme Month" for MTTs. The Theme for January is "Knock Out Week".

Players will start with 4,000 in tournament chips. The Bonus Add on is for 1,000 chips.

All players will be given a special Knock Out chip. When you eliminate a player from the tournament you will collect their knock out chip. Knock out prizes will be paid in cash once a player is eliminated from the tournament.

2:00 Tournament:
Bounty Knock Out Tournament ($40)
15 Minute Blinds
BuyIn ($20) + Knock Out Chip ($5) + Entry Fee ($10) + Add On ($5)

7:00 Tournament:
Bounty Knock Out Tournament ($100)
20 Minute Blinds
BuyIn ($60) + Knock Out Chip ($20) + Entry Fee ($15) + Add On ($5)


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POY Contest Starts Fresh

2010 Will Have Four Separate Contests


Congratulations to Karolis Maciukas who won our 2009 Player of the Year award for his solid, consistent play and was awarded a ring, valued at $500.

The POY standings will start fresh with the 1/16 event this Saturday. We will break up 2010 by awarding a POY award in each quarter. Prizes To Be Determined. 




Blackjack is Here

Player Friendly Rules


If you like the game of Blackjack then come on out to Tutto Italiano this Saturday where we will be introducing our new Blackjack game. Player friendly rules:

Split any two cards
Double Down on 10 and 11
Take Insurance when Dealer shows ace.
Blackjack pays 3-2
Ties are pushes - no one wins
$2 Minimum, $10 Maximum Bet


New Two Day Deep Stack Tournament Coming

Spectacular Unaltered Player Friendly Blinds


New Two-Day

Deep Stack Event


New Two Day Tournament is in the works. Start on Saturday 3/20 at 12:00 pm and Finish on Sunday evening 3/21.

No risk of running out of time. Blind structure, with 30 minute blinds, is "cast in stone", as is the prize pool. $250 Total Player cost.

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