43 participants from Maf Clubs around the country - Miami, New York, Chicago, San Francisco, and of course, Los Angeles played 10 games in the first round on February 14 and 15. The best 20 players played 3 more games in the second round on February 16. And the best 10 players played THREE FINAL games on February 16. The award ceremony and the post-Award party took place immediately after the third FINAL game.
Vighen Mkrtumyan, three times Best player of Los Angeles club, won his first major tournament - the 3rd WILD WILD WEST Mafia Cup and received the traditional Gold Badge of Sheriff and a certificate of entry to the 9th Annual MAF World Cup in Las Vegas ($550 value).