2013 WPT Montreal Day 1A – Updates

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Day 1A has come to a close at the $3,850 partypoker WPT Montreal, and 92 players have advanced to Day 2.

There were 215 players that entered and 92 of them advanced. Sebastien Drolet-Poitras was the chip leader with 270,800 and there were some big stacks bagged up by notables such as Mohsin Charania, Amir Babakhani, and Ryan Franklin.

Other big stacks include:

  • Mohsin Charania 183,600
  • Amir Babakhani  185,100
  • Ryan Franklin  155,000
  • Ludovic Lacay 129,800

 

 Day 1A Chipcounts

First Name Last Name Status Chip Count City Country
Sebastien Drolet-Poitras Still in 270,800 Montreal Canada
Mohsim Charania Still in 186,300 Chicago USA
Amirmasoud Babakhani Still in 185,100 Thornhill Canada
Ryan Nelson Franklin Still in 155,000 Savannah Usa
Jason Bokor Still in 151,300 Toronto Can
Daniel Dvoress Still in 148,400 Mississauga Can
Yannick Gauthier Still in 136,500 Chute Aux Outardes G0H 1C0
Marc-Olivier Carpentier-Perrault Still in 132,000 Sainte-Therese Canada
Ludovic Lacay Still in 129,800 London England
Josue Sauvageau Still in 128,800 Quebec Canada
Vanessa Selbst Still in 127,500
Yung Hao 0 Still in 119,900 Sugarland USA
Eugene Katchelov Still in 119,700 Las Vegas USA
Griffin Benger Still in 115,500 Toronto Ca
Badri Abboud Still in 114,400 Laval Canada
Daniel Ghionoiu Still in 112,700 Kitchener Canada
Danny Nguyen Still in 112,400 USA
Robert Petronio Still in 111,000 mississauga
Daniel Jason Strelitz Still in 110,800 St-Torrance USA
Phil Laak Still in 109,900 USA
Carl DiVeglia III Still in 99,500 Albany USA
Roman Gallivan Still in 91,800
Calvin Anderson Still in 86,400 Yukon ok USA
Helio Liberman Still in 86,400 Cote St Luc Canada
Matthew Lapossie Still in 85,300 London USA
Tri Ba Huynh Still in 80,400 Burnaby Ca
Thomas Lefort Still in 80,000 Ste Anne Des Lacs J0R 1B0
Maciek Gracz Still in 78,200 Huntersville USA
Chi Tsun Chan Still in 77,900 Vancouver Canada
Brandon Steven Still in 76,600 Wichita USA
Brian Yoon Still in 75,600 Torrance USA
Jason James Still in 74,600 Mississauga Ca
Jonathan Little Still in 74,600 Vegas USA
Erik Cajelais Still in 73,200 Montreal Canada
Paul Arthur Still in 73,200 Davidson USA
Alan James Percal Still in 73,100 Weston USA
Blake Bohn Still in 72,800 Shakopee USA
Stephane Blouin Still in 68,400 M3T 1J3
Kyle Wilson Still in 67,900 Abbotsford Canada
Scott Jeremy Clements Still in 67,400 Lynden USA
Robert Logan Dunn Still in 66,300 Abbotsford Canada
Roland Isaelashvili Still in 65,300 Forest Hills USA
William Maderos-Treaster Still in 64,700 Horton USA
Christopher Dixon Bell Still in 64,400 Raleigh USA
Harvey Richard Larocque Still in 62,200 GD Al
Kyle Myers Still in 60,900 Dartmouth Canada
Marko XXX Still in 59,400
Jason Duval Still in 56,900 St George Canada
Ronald Lauzon Still in 54,000 Edmonton CAN
Brandon David Shane Still in 52,200 Colombus USA
Jordan Cristos Still in 51,900 Palm Dale USA
Daniel Colman Still in 51,800 Holden USA
Yong Guo Still in 51,400 USA
Erik Augustson Still in 50,900 Washington DC USA
Istvan Nagy Still in 50,900 Toronto ca
Todd Sislev Still in 50,800 Toronto Canada
Chanracy Khun Still in 49,600 Montreal Canada
Charles Villeneuve Still in 48,800 Dawson City Canada
David Bokor Still in 48,600 Toronto ca
Mike McDonald Still in 47,600 USA
Kevin Saul Still in 46,200 Warrenville USA
Jean-Pascal Savard Still in 45,500 st Augustin
Jonathan Roy Still in 43,100
Joshua Keith Tucker Still in 42,700 Miramichi Can
Wassim Boutros Still in 40,800 Laval USA
Jonathan Duhamel Still in 40,400 Montreal Canada
William Molson Still in 40,400 Mtl Canada
Marc Etienne Mclaughlin Still in 39,700 Saint-Jean Sur Richelieu USA
Sorel Mizzi Still in 39,500 Toronto USA
Jeffrey Dale Gross Still in 37,200 baltimore
Timothy McDermott Still in 36,800 Saint Helena USA
Tyler Reiman Still in 36,200 Morton USA
Georges Anthony Dunst Still in 35,900 USA
Nicolas Aubin Still in 35,800
Jordan Martin Still in 32,500 Cambridge Canada
Danny Lauzon Still in 32,200 Cornwall Canada
Eric Haber Still in 31,000 Muttontown USA
Michael Watson Still in 29,100 Toronto Canada
Jerry Lee Cooper Still in 29,000 Ford Mackay Canada
Nicky Evans Still in 28,500 USA
Fuad Shehab Nasser Still in 26,200 Ottawa Canada
David Peters Still in 25,300 Toledo USA
Ryan Hall Still in 24,700 Hamilton Onterio USA
Marco Lang Still in 24,600 h3v1c3
Philip Couture Still in 23,300 moncton canada
Eric Place Still in 23,100 USA
Scott Montgomery Still in 22,600
Jiachen Gong Still in 21,600 Pt Claire
Youssef Bejjani Still in 20,800 USA
Etienne Leduc Still in 17,300 Sainte-Anne de la perade Canada
Joe Godbout Still in 12,600 Riverview Canada
Norman Henry Overdijk Still in 7,700 Vaddeck Canada

 

Defending WPT Montreal champion Jonathan Roy ended play with 43,100, and that’s fine with him because he bagged up a similar amount on Day 1 last year on his way to the title.

 

WPT Montreal Main Event – Day 1a Gallery

 

Level 10

Blinds: 500-1,000, 100 ante

This will be the last level of the night.

Only 106 players remain from the 215 that entered on Day 1A at partypoker WPT Montreal.

Chip Leaders

Sebastien Drolet-Poitras  270,800

Mohsin Charania  186,300

Amir Babakhani  185,100

 

 Level 9

 Small Blind  400
 Big Blind  800
 Ante  100
 Chip Average  52.4k
 Players Remaining  123
 Entries  215

  • Shaun Deeb Eliminated by Amir Babakhani

 

Level 9

The players are back from break and the blinds are now 400-800 with a 100 ante for the start of Level 9. The field will play two last levels and then play will end on Day 1A at the Playground Poker Club.

 

Day 1A Players Remaining

First Name Last Name Status Seat City Country
Amirmasoud Babakhani Still in Table 56, Seat 7 Thornhill Canada
Antoine Berube Still in Table 51, Seat 8 Quebec USA
Badri Abboud Still in Table 56, Seat 2 Laval Canada
Ben Menache Still in Table 57, Seat 6
Blake Bohn Still in Table 50, Seat 5 Shakopee USA
Brandon David Shane Still in Table 52, Seat 7 Colombus USA
Brandon Steven Still in Table 57, Seat 2 Wichita USA
Brian Yoon Still in Table 56, Seat 6 Torrance USA
Byron Kaverman Still in Table 60, Seat 8 Fort Jennings USA
Calvin Anderson Still in Table 61, Seat 9 Yukon ok USA
Carl DiVeglia III Still in Table 61, Seat 7 Albany USA
Chanracy Khun Still in Table 54, Seat 8 Montreal Canada
Charles Villeneuve Still in Table 50, Seat 9 Dawson City Canada
Chi Tsun Chan Still in Table 60, Seat 1 Vancouver Canada
Chris Lockhart Still in Table 51, Seat 4 Newmarket Can
Christopher Dixon Bell Still in Table 61, Seat 3 Raleigh USA
Daniel Charette Still in Table 52, Seat 5
Daniel Colman Still in Table 53, Seat 8 Holden USA
Daniel Dvoress Still in Table 64, Seat 1 Mississauga Can
Daniel Ghionoiu Still in Table 56, Seat 8 Kitchener Canada
Daniel Jason Strelitz Still in Table 51, Seat 7 St-Torrance USA
Danny Lauzon Still in Table 54, Seat 3 Cornwall Canada
Danny Nguyen Still in Table 64, Seat 3 USA
David Becker Still in Table 64, Seat 7 Wichita USA
David Bokor Still in Table 57, Seat 5 Toronto ca
David Peters Still in Table 60, Seat 2 Toledo USA
Derek Sproul Still in Table 65, Seat 8 Lunenburg Canada
Eric Haber Still in Table 53, Seat 5 Muttontown USA
Eric Place Still in Table 60, Seat 3 USA
Erik Augustson Still in Table 53, Seat 9 Washington DC USA
Erik Cajelais Still in Table 60, Seat 5 Montreal Canada
Etienne Leduc Still in Table 54, Seat 5 Sainte-Anne de la perade Canada
Eugene Katchelov Still in Table 56, Seat 5 Las Vegas USA
Fuad Shehab Nasser Still in Table 54, Seat 7 Ottawa Canada
George Caragiorgas Still in Table 57, Seat 7
George Mantas Still in Table 51, Seat 1 Laval Can
Georges Anthony Dunst Still in Table 52, Seat 6 USA
Govert Jan Antonius Still in Table 56, Seat 1 Monte Carlo holland
Griffin Benger Still in Table 64, Seat 6 Toronto Ca
Harvey Richard Larocque Still in Table 53, Seat 1 GD Al
Helio Liberman Still in Table 64, Seat 9 Cote St Luc Canada
Istvan Nagy Still in Table 60, Seat 7 Toronto ca
Jason Bokor Still in Table 53, Seat 6 Toronto Can
Jason Duval Still in Table 51, Seat 2 St George Canada
Jason James Still in Table 49, Seat 2 Mississauga Ca
Jean-Pascal Savard Still in Table 53, Seat 2 st Augustin
Jeffrey Dale Gross Still in Table 61, Seat 8 baltimore
Jerry Lee Cooper Still in Table 57, Seat 8 Ford Mackay Canada
Jiachen Gong Still in Table 51, Seat 5 Pt Claire
Joe Godbout Still in Table 54, Seat 1 Riverview Canada
Jonathan Duhamel Still in Table 57, Seat 1 Montreal Canada
Jonathan Little Still in Table 49, Seat 6 Vegas USA
Jonathan Roy Still in Table 50, Seat 6
Jordan Cristos Still in Table 54, Seat 9 Palm Dale USA
Jordan Martin Still in Table 64, Seat 5 Cambridge Canada
Joshua Keith Tucker Still in Table 52, Seat 1 Miramichi Can
Josue Sauvageau Still in Table 65, Seat 9 Quebec Canada
June Jenkins Still in Table 56, Seat 4 Hamilton Canada
Kevin Saul Still in Table 54, Seat 6 Warrenville USA
Kyle Myers Still in Table 51, Seat 3 Dartmouth Canada
Kyle Wilson Still in Table 65, Seat 2 Abbotsford Canada
Lucas Greenwood Still in Table 50, Seat 2 Toronto ca
Ludovic Lacay Still in Table 53, Seat 3 London England
Maciek Gracz Still in Table 56, Seat 3 Huntersville USA
Marc Etienne Mclaughlin Still in Table 49, Seat 3 Saint-Jean Sur Richelieu USA
Marc-Olivier Carpentier-Perrault Still in Table 49, Seat 5 Sainte-Therese Canada
Marco Lang Still in Table 49, Seat 4 h3v1c3
Marco Sousa Still in Table 49, Seat 9 Terrebonne ca
Marko XXX Still in Table 50, Seat 7
Martin Raus Still in Table 65, Seat 6 USA
Matthew Lapossie Still in Table 50, Seat 8 London USA
Max Greewood Still in Table 61, Seat 4 Toronto ca
Michael Watson Still in Table 60, Seat 6 Toronto Canada
Mike Leah Still in Table 57, Seat 3 Innisfil Ca
Mike McDonald Still in Table 52, Seat 2 USA
Mohsim Charania Still in Table 52, Seat 4 Chicago USA
Nicky Evans Still in Table 61, Seat 1 USA
Nicolas Aubin Still in Table 60, Seat 4
Norman Henry Overdijk Still in Table 61, Seat 5 Vaddeck Canada
Paul Arthur Still in Table 52, Seat 3 Davidson USA
Phil Laak Still in Table 50, Seat 1 USA
Philip Couture Still in Table 49, Seat 1 moncton canada
Philippe Boucher Still in Table 53, Seat 4 Quebec Canada
Robert Logan Dunn Still in Table 65, Seat 4 Abbotsford Canada
Robert Petronio Still in Table 50, Seat 3 mississauga
Roland Isaelashvili Still in Table 54, Seat 2 Forest Hills USA
Roman Gallivan Still in Table 53, Seat 7
Ronald Lauzon Still in Table 65, Seat 7 Edmonton CAN
Ryan Nelson Franklin Still in Table 51, Seat 6 Savannah Usa
Scott Jeremy Clements Still in Table 64, Seat 2 Lynden USA
Scott Montgomery Still in Table 52, Seat 8
Sean Wilson Still in Table 49, Seat 7 Marmora Canada
Sebastien Drolet-Poitras Still in Table 57, Seat 9 Montreal Canada
Sorel Mizzi Still in Table 49, Seat 8 Toronto USA
Soren Turkewitsch Still in Table 64, Seat 8 Newtonville Canada
Stephane Blouin Still in Table 56, Seat 9 M3T 1J3
Thomas Lefort Still in Table 54, Seat 4 Ste Anne Des Lacs J0R 1B0
Timothy McDermott Still in Table 51, Seat 9 Saint Helena USA
Tyler Reiman Still in Table 64, Seat 4 Morton USA
Vanessa Selbst Still in Table 65, Seat 5
Wassim Boutros Still in Table 60, Seat 9 Laval USA
William Maderos-Treaster Still in Table 65, Seat 3 Horton USA
William Molson Still in Table 61, Seat 6 Mtl Canada
Yannick Gauthier Still in Table 50, Seat 4 Chute Aux Outardes G0H 1C0
Youssef Bejjani Still in Table 65, Seat 1 USA
Yung Hao 0 Still in Table 61, Seat 2 Sugarland USA

Level 8

Level 8: 300-600, 75 ante

Play continues with the blinds increasing to 300-600 with a 75 ante for the start of Level 8 here at the partypoker WPT Montreal Main Event. The last break of the night will take place at the end of this level.

 

  • Yann Dion Eliminated by Mohsin Charania

  • Marc-Andre Ladouceur Eliminated by Amir Babakhani

 

Registration has closed for Day 1A

Level 7: 250-500, 75 ante

There were officially 215 entries in the partypoker WPT Montreal Main Event on Day 1A.

 

Dinner Break Until 7:35 pm

The players are now on a 45-minute dinner break. Play will resume at about 7:35 pm.

 

Level 6 Begins

Level 6: 200-400, 50 ante

The blinds are now 200-400 with a 50 ante for the start of Level 6 and there will be a 45-minute dinner break at the end of this level.

 

Big Stacks

Sebastien Drolet-Poitras – 83,000
Amir Babakhani – 77,000
Mike Gracz – 74,000
Ryan Franklin – 73,000
Blake Bohn – 67,000
Chris Bell – 65,000
Marc-Etienne McLaughlin – 63,000

Level 4 Begins

Level 4: 100-200, 25 ante

The blinds are now 100-200 with a 25 ante for the start of Level 4 on Day 1A at the partypoker WPT Montreal Main Event. There will be a 15-minute break at the end of this level.

 

Players have returned from their first break of the day, and are playing in level 3 at the moment.

 

  • Players are now on break 15min

 

It’s still early on Day 1a and the clock currently shows 183 registered players for this flight. A bunch already have been knocked out as 175 currently remain.

  • Shawn Buchanan Eliminated by Jason James

 

Level 2 Begins

There will be a 15-minute break at the end of the level.


Shuffle Up and Deal!

Notable Canadian Players Day 1a:

Erik Cajelais, Marc-Etienne McLaughlin, Yann Dion Shawn Buchanan, Will Molson, Charles Sylvestre, Mike Leah, Griffin Benger, Jonathan Roy and Jonathan Duhamel are all playing in today’s first Day 1 flight.

 

Players will begin with 30,000 in chips and the blinds kick off at 50-100 for the first 60-minute level of the day.

Full schedule for the tournament:

Day 1A: Friday, November 29
Day 1B: Saturday, November 30
Day 1C: Sunday, December 1
Day 2: Monday, December 2
Day 3: Tuesday, December 3
Day 4: Wednesday, December 4
Final Day: Thursday, December 5

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