The Venetian Deepstacks Extravaganza is a popular tournament series among Canadian poker players and is currently hosting a series of events from January 31 to February 27. After 13 events over the last five days, there are some Canadian winners.
In Event #6 a $651 buy-in, with a 158 player field and a prize pool of $82,476, Canadians Marcus Mizzi from Toronto and Robert Cheung from Vancouver shipped it for 1st and 2nd place. Marcus won $22,268 and Robert’s score was for $13,856.
Another Canadian to make a notable finish was Yibiao Liang from Ontario in Event #1, a $440 buy-in with a combined prize pool of $ 249,220, an event that attracted a field of 733 players.
Congratulations to all!