Event 19 of the Borgata Poker was the $230 Deeper Stack NLH with a $25,000 guarantee. There were a total of 193 entries creating a prize pool of over $38,000.
The players played into the early morning hours here in the Signature Room. With the elimination of John Whitworth in third Andriy Kovalchuk and Baruch Krieger had nearly identical chip stacks.
They agreed to an adjusted payout deal in which they each took home $8,612 and they ran one hand out for the trophy.
Andriy Kovalchuk was the winner of the hand and he will take home his first Borgata Poker Open trophy to go along with his first place finish.